Chief Postmaster General, West Bengal Postal Circle, Department of Posts, invites applications from interested and eligible candidates for the posts of Postman and Mail Guard in Postal Divisions/ Units for the years 2011, 2012 and 2013. Selected candidates will be on probation for a period of two years.
Most Important Dates:
- Opening Date for Online Registration/ Submission of Online Application: 21-April-2015
- Last Date for Online Registration/ Submission of Online Application: 20-May-2015
- Last Date for Payment of Examination Fee: 23-May-2015
- Date of Availability of Admit Card: Will be Announced soon
- Tentative Date of Written Test: Will be Announced soon
Educational Qualification Criteria: Candidates should completed Matriculation or equivalent from a recognized board or university.
Age Limit: Candidates age should not be less than 18 years and not more than 27 years as on 20-May-2015 for general category candidates. Relaxation in upper age limit will be applicable as per rules.
Pay Scale: Selected candidates for the posts of Mail Guard and Postman will be eligible to receive the pay scale of Rs. 5200-20200/- with a grade pay of Rs. 2000/- + other admissible allowances as prescribed from time to time.
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected on basis of Aptitude Test.[Aptitude test will be of matriculation standard of overall 100 marks of 90 minutes duration, in the manner as mentioned below;
Test of Reasoning, Analytic, and General Knowledge: 25 Marks
Test of Mathematics: 25 Marks
Test of English Language: 25 Marks
Test of Regional Language: 25 Marks]
Name of the Positions along with Division wise Number of Vacancies Advertised:
1. Postman: 354 Vacancies
- Kolkata GPO: 11 Posts
- Barabazar HPO: 18 Posts
- Alipore: 06 Posts
- Central Kolkata: 21 Posts
- East Kolkata: 26 Posts
- North Kolkata: 33 Posts
- South Kolkata: 33 Posts
- North Presidency: 16 Posts
- South Presidency: 11 Posts
- Birbhum: 07 Posts
- Barasat: 15 Posts
- Nadia North: 11 Posts
- Nadia South: 09 Posts
- Murshidabad: 08 Posts
- Asansol: 17 Posts
- Burdwan: 14 Posts
- Bankura: 08 Posts
- Contai: 08 Posts
- Howrah: 12 Posts
- Midnapore: 09 Posts
- North Hooghly: 06 Posts
- South Hooghly: 06 Posts
- Purulia: 02 Posts
- Tamluk: 07 Posts
- Malda: 05 Posts
- Jalpaiguri: 08 Posts
- Coochbehar: 08 Posts
- Darjeeling: 11 Posts
- Sikkim: 03 Posts
- Dinajpur: 02 Posts
- A&N Islands: 03 Posts
2. Mail Guard: 05 Vacancies
- Kolkata RMS: 01 Post
- RMS H: 03 Posts
- RMS WB: 01 Post
Cost of Application Form Registration: Rs. 100/- (plus Rs. 20/- for e payment commission) for all categories of applicants who have registered.
- For OC/ OBC male candidates: Rs. 400/-
- Candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes/ Physically Impaired/ Women are exempted from payment of Examination Fee.
Applicants are suggested to pay the fee in form of system generated Fee Payment Challan.
After successful registration, a provisional Unique Registration Number (URN) will be generated, and so the registration number along with password shall be sent to the Applicant to the given email ID and SMS to given Mobile Number in the application. Applicant has to use the registration number and password for log in into the website where he/ she can generate, the challan in triplicate, and pay the fee in CASH to nearest e-payment Post Offices.
Applicant may check his/ her payment status on the official page after three working days after payment of the fee.
How to Apply: Apply Online Here
Eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of West Bengal Postal Circle, http://wbpost.eadmissions.net. One applicant has to submit only one application.
Applicants are suggested to keep printout of the his/ her application after successful registration of the online application, copy of fee challan, receipt issued by the Post office for any future references.
For more detail on this recruitment such as relaxation in age limit, required educational qualification, and other important guidelines please refer to official recruitment notification here, West Bengal Postal Circle Recruitment 2015 Advertisement for Postman and Mail Guard Posts.
Applicants may visit the website www.indiapost.gov.in on regular basis till the last date of examination so that he/she gets last minute update if any in schedule of examination/eligibility status/venue status/other information related to the Recruitment process.