HP Postal Circle Recruitment 2017 Postal Assistant, Postman

Government of India, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, Department of Posts, Himachal Pradesh Circle, Shimla invites applications from the eligible meritorious sports persons for recruitment post of Postal Assistant and Postman Cadre in HP Postal Circle. The last date for receipt of applications is 20th November 2017.

Name of the Post

No of Vacancies

Sports / Events wise Vacancies

Postal Assistant


Volleyball Men – 03, Badminton Men – 01, Badminton Women – 01

Postal Assistant (SBCO)


Volleyball Men



Table Tennis Men

Age Limit (as on 20/11/2017): 18 to 27 Years as on closing date. The Upper Age Relaxation - up to 05 years for OC, 10 Years for SC / ST and 08 Years for OBC.

Educational Qualification:

(1) 10+2 Standard or 12th Class (Matric with 12th) Pass from a recognized university or board of school education or board of secondary education with English as a compulsory subject (excluding vocation streams).
(2) The applicants should have (a) Studies local language Hindi as a subject at lest in Matriculation level or equivalent, (b) Standard certificate of Sports / Event (in which applied for) issued by the competent Authority, (c) Computer / Typing Knowledge.

How to Apply: The aspiring and eligible candidates are requested to apply in the prescribed application format. The application format and required forms etc. may be downloaded from HP Postal Circle Website. The completed applications addressed to "The CPMG (R&E), HP Circle, Shimla - 171009" On or before 20/11/2017 (For Remote Area candidates Last Date is 27/11/2017).

Official Notification >>

Department of Posts, Office of the Chief Postmaster General, Himachal Pradesh Circle, Shimla - 171009 invites applications from the eligible candidates for Group 'C' post of Postman cadre in different Postal Divisions of HP Postal Circle under direct recruitment (i.e. from Open market) quota of vacancies of the year 2016-2017, which are to be filled by holding Aptitude Test/ Examination. The last date for receipt of applications is 25th March 2017.

Name of Post

No of Vacancies

Age Limit

Pay Matrix + allowances



Between 18-27 years. Age relaxation as per Govt. Rules.

Level 3 ₹ 21700 to 69100 (Pre revised ₹ 5200 - 20200/- + GP ₹ 2000/-)

Education Qualification: Matriculation from a recognized Board or University.

Selection Process : Examination (Aptitude Test). The Test scheduled to be held on 23/04/2017 (Sunday) (Time - 11:00 to 13:00 Hours). Exam Venue - Shimla location (exact location will be intimated in the Hall Permit.

Application Fee: ₹ 500 (₹ 100/- for application processing fee, ₹ 400/- for Exam Fee) for OC and General Candidates; ₹ 100/- (Application Processing Fee Only) for SC / ST / Women Candidates. The Candidates applying from H.P state may deposit the fee in UCR in any Post Office of H.P State and affix the receipt (in original) on the Application Form. Candidates of outside H.P State should attach Indian Postal Orders (payable to the concerned authority) of the required amount/ fees with their Application.

How to Apply:

(a) Eligible Candidates are required to apply in the prescribed application format.
(b) Self attested Pass-port size photos must be affixed at place provided on Application-form and Hall Permit and 3rd photo-copy must be sent loose for office -use (i.e. to be pasted on Attendance Sheet by the office) along with Application/ Hall permit forms duly completed in all respects. All the three photographs should be same and latest copies.
(c) No certificate needs to be sent along with application form, but the required particulars must be noted correctly/ completely on application. Incomplete application is liable to be rejected.
(d) A self addressed envelope with ₹ 39/- postage stamp affixed thereon on account of speed post charges for despatch of hall permit should be sent invariably along with application.
(e) All the applications will be treated as provisional and admit-card will be issued subject to his/her satisfying the eligibility conditions.
(f) The candidate may apply for more than one Postal Division, but he has to appear in Aptitude Test for only one division/Unit.
(g) One Registered/ Speed Post Letter (Envelope) should contain one application only.
(h) Application duly completed must be sent to the correct addressee/ division under Speed Post/ Registered post.
(i) The SC/ST/OBC/ Ex. S.M. certificate should be in the format prescribed by central government. However, it need not be sent along with the application but only its required particulars must be noted in the Application form, otherwise candidate will be treated as OC candidate.
(j) Application form not filled completely will be liable to be rejected.

The Last date in respect of candidates from normal area is 25/03/2017 and for remote areas Last date is 30/03/2017.