Jharkhand postal circle recruitment 2016 -2017 notification

Jharkhand postal circle works under the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology of the Government of India.  Recently the Jharkhand Postal Department has announced to release the Job Notification for various vacancies in the year 2017.  This is a very good news for the unemployed youths they can grab this opportunity.  Approximately 200 vacancies of different designations are going to be released by the Jharkhand Postal Circle Department.

Here, in this post we will furnish all the details of selection procedure, educational qualification, age limit, exam pattern, syllabus and mode of application etc.  Stay connected on this page for all the details.

Jharkhand postal circle recruitment 2017


Jharkhand Postal Circle has recently announced to release employment notification in the year 2017 and the Department will soon going to invite online applications for the vacancies of Postman, Mail Guard, Multi Tasking Staff, Postal Assistant (PA), Sorting Assistant (SA), Postmaster Cadres, Stenographers, Inspector Posts, Higher Selection Grade – I/II, Lower Selection Grade Posts and many more.  Intrigued candidates who wish to apply for this Central Govt Jobs 2017 must be 10th pass or 12th pass from a recognized education board. candidates those who possess Graduation Degree from a Recognized University can  apply for the Officer posts.   Registration procedures will be started in the month of February by both online and offline modes. Starting and ending date for submitting application will be specified in detailed notification that will be uploaded shortly via primary portal of organization.

Details of Jharkhand Postal Circle Recruitment 

Name of Department : Jharkhand Postal Circle Department

Job Type : Central Government Jobs

Job Placement :  Anywhere in Jharkhand State

Mode of Application : Online

Total Vacancies : Approx 200

Vacancy Names:-

  • Postman
  • Mail Guard
  • Multi Tasking Staff (MTS)
  • Postal Assistant (PA)
  • Sorting Assistant (SA)
  • Postmaster Cadres
  • Lower Selection Grade Posts
  • Inspector Posts
  • Stenographers Grade ‘D’
  • Stenographers Grade-II
  • Higher Selection Grade – I
  • Higher Selection Grade – II
  • Senior PS and Private Secretary
  • Junior Hindi Translator
  • Senior Hindi Translator
  • Senior Artist
  • Hindi Typist

Important Dates

  • Online Application will start from :  announced soon
  • Last date for apply online :  announced soon

Educational Qualification :

Postman/ Mail Guard : Candidates must have passed matriculation and for MTS posts candidates must have passed matriculation or ITI from a recognized Board.

Postal and Sorting Assistant : 

(a) 10+2 standard or 12th class pass from a recognized university or Board of School Education or Board of Secondary Education with English as a compulsory subject (excluding vocational streams).

(b) The applicants should have studied in local language of the State or Union Territory of the concerned Postal Circle or in Hindi as a subject at least in Matriculation level or equivalent.

For Postal Assistants of Circle Office and Regional Offices Typing skill in Hindi at the speed of 25 words per minute or in English at the speed of 30 words per minute and Computer Knowledge are essential.


Age Limit : 

  • Between 18 to 25-27 years as on last date prescribed for receipt of application as shown in the advertisement.
  • Upper age limit is relaxable for  –  (a) SC/ST by 5 years;  (b) OBC by 3 years;  (c) Physically handicapped by 10 years ; and  (d) Ex-Servicemen by the Length of Military Service plus three years.


Recruitment /Selection Process :-


The selection of the candidates for the recruited posts will be based on –

(a) Aptitude Test .

(b) Typing Test/Computer Test.


Jharkhand Postal Circle Syllabus 2017:

  • General Knowledge.
  • Hindi & English.
  • Reasoning.
  • Mathematics.


Jharkhand Postal Circle Exam Pattern 2017:

  • The exam is of Objective type.
  • That means it consists of Multiple Choice Questions.
  • Duration of the exam is two Hours.
  • The exam consists of 100 questions asked from four subjects like General Knowledge, Mathematics, English and Regional Language (Hindi)
  • The question paper consists of 4 sections each section consists of 25 question and 25 marks.
Name of the Exam Subject Questions Marks Duration
Written Test General Knowledge 25 25 2 Hours
Mathematics 25 25
English 25 25
Regional Language 25 25
Total 100 100


  • The computer test consists of data entry knowledge and typing knowledge on computer. The test will consist of one passage in English or Hindi to be typed to test the typing knowledge (The Passage for type test will consist of 450 words in English or 375 words in Hindi to be typed at the minimum speed of 30 w.p.m) and data consisting of figures and letters to test the knowledge of data entry. The test shall be for 30 minutes – 15 minutes for each part i.e., Typing knowledge and data entry and each part shall be given 5 marks each. Marks shall be given at 0 or 5 based on whether the candidate achieves minimum standard or not. There will not be graded marks. The weightage for computer test will be 10 marks.

  • The marks secured in computer test will be added to the marks already secured in the written test and final merit list will be prepared. The final selection will be made on the basis of this final merit list.

  • Attendance in Aptitude Test and Computer Test (including typing skill) is mandatory for selection. Those who fail to appear for these tests will not be selected.


Remuneration/Pay Scale :

The salary structure in postal service, depends on the individual’s hierarchy. One can start their career in postal service as a trainer/ probationer officer. Then can move on to junior time scale, senior time scale, junior administrative grade, senior administrative grade, higher administrative grade, principal chief postmaster general, member postal service board and then secretary to government of India (ex-cadre post).

The Departmental officers and employees receive Basic Pay + Dearness Allowance as admissible from time to time + Non-Practising Allowance (wherever admissible) + Transport Allowance + House Rent Allowance (if admissible) + Special Allowance attached to the post (wherever applicable) + Special Disturbed Area Allowance (where admissible).

Rs. 5200-20200/- with Grade Pay Rs. 2000/- for Postman/ Mail Guard

Rs. 5200-20200/- with Grade Pay Rs. 1800/- for MTS

Note  :  For more details of salary refer to the Notification.

How to Apply for Jharkhand Postal Circle Recruitment 2017

  • First all the applicants visit the official site of organisation i.e www.indiapost.gov.in
  • Then click on the link for Apply online Jharkhand Post Office Recruitment 2017.
  • Then Read the application Form & fill up it required all the details in it.
  • Upload all the relevant Document which are required in the application form.
  • After that click on the link for final submission your application Form.
  • Full & final step take a print out of your application form for in future use.


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