AP Postal Circle Recruitment 2012 for Postal Assistant & Sorting Assistant Vacancies

Looking for Post office jobs 2012 in AP? Application process for Postal service recruitment 2012 for Postal Assistants, Sorting Assistants in Andhra Pradesh has begun. Get in here to know where to get postal assistant application form for AP Circle, eligibiltiy, pay scale, how to apply and more.

Looking for latest Postal Assistant vacancies in Andhra Pradesh? Department of Post, Govt of India invites applications from eligible candidates for the post of Postal Assistants and Sorting assistant to fill up 388 vacancies for various divisions/units in Andhra Pradesh Postal Circle.

Andhra Pradesh Postal Circle recruitment 2012 for Postal Assistant & Sorting Assistant vacancy details

A total of 388 vacancies available for Postal & Sorting Assistants in AP Circle for which the break up details are here under.
Postal Assistants - 288 vacancies
Sorting Assistants - 68 vacancies
Postal Assistants (MMS) - 1 vacancy
Postal Assistants (SBCO) - 31 vacancies

Check out here for AP Postal Assistant jobs 2012 Division/Unit wise vacancy list in detail.

Post Office Jobs 2012 in AP: Postal Assistant and Sorting Assistant pay scale and Eligibility details

Pay scale: The salary for Postal assistant and Sorting assistant jobs in Andhra Pradesh is 5200-20200 with Grade pay of 2400 along with other allowances as per norms.

Age limit as on 01.10.2012: The age limit for Postal assistant & Sorting assistants for Andhra Pradesh Post office Jobs 2012 should be between 18 to 27 years. However the upper age limit is relaxed by 4 years for SC/ST, OBC 3 years etc as per govt norms.

Educational qualification: For Andhra Pradesh postal recruitment 2012 for Postal Assistant and Sorting Assistant, the candidate should have passed 10 +2 standard or Class XII with not less than 60% marks and 55% of marks for OBC and 45% for SC/ST with English as a compulsory subject. The candidate should have studied the local language of the state of the postal circle concerned or should have taken Hindi as one of of the subject at their matriculation level or equivalent.

Andhra Pradesh Post office recruitment 2012 for Postal Assistants and Sorting Assistant selection procedure

For recruitment of Postal/ Sorting assistant in Andhra Pradesh, the candidates have to undergo a written test conducted by Postal Department of India, followed by computer/typing test. The qualifying marks determines their selection for jobs at postal circle of Andhra Pradesh.

Andhra Pradesh Postal/Sorting Assistant 2012 exam syllabus and pattern

The written test consists of aptitude test where the questions will be asked on General Knowledge, Mathematics, English language, Reasoning and Analytical Ability. It has to be completed in 2 hours duration of time. The computer/typing test will be for 30 minutes. To read more detailed syllabus and exam pattern read here: Andhra Pradesh Postal & Sorting Assistant exam syllabus and pattern

AP Postal Circle recruitment 2012 for Postal assistant and Sorting assistant application form

Cost of application form: The Andra Pradesh Postal Assistant 2012 application form cost is 50. You can get this form from all Head Post Offices and identified posts offices in the circle which will be available from 11.08.2012 till 25.09.2012.

Examination fees: The candidates have to pay 200 towards examination fees for AP Postal Assistant Jobs which can be remitted at the concerned Circle of AP Post Office, which has to be payable through Un-classified Receipt (ACG 67/UCR). Get the receipt and take a photocopy of it and keep it for reference. Female and SC/ST/PH candidates are exempted from payment of examination fees.

How to apply: Candidates can apply for only one post. Fill the application form for AP postal assistant and submit it along with ACG-67 / UCR Receipt to the following address on or before 01.10.2012 which is the last date to apply for AP postal circle for Postal assistant job vacancies. To get online application visit here: Online registration for AP postal circle recruitment 2012

Direct Recruitment Cell
New Delhi HO
New Delhi–110001

Take a copy of the fee receipt and copy of filled in application form with you for future reference. To check application status visit the official website of Indian Post Office and enter the application form number.

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Guest Author: Dhruteja14 Aug 2012

Is It Mandatory of Hindi typing or Only English is enough..
Because i know only English typing. Please let me clarify

Author: S. Sowmya14 Aug 2012 Member Level: Gold   Points : 1

Ms.Dhruteja, it's not mandatory. English typing is enough to apply for this job. Read here to know more details about Postal Assistant exam typing test and written test

Guest Author: Pavani15 Aug 2012

how to apply the postal department by online or offline

Guest Author: sekhar15 Aug 2012

Is there any ex-servicemen quota for these jobs

Guest Author: sekhar15 Aug 2012


Guest Author: sreekanth15 Aug 2012

Hi Sowmya,
The Postal assistants and sorting assistants job notification is not there in Indiapost.gov.in web site, When will the notification released and where do we get application form other than head postoffices?
Also is there any weightage for intermediate marks?

Please help me,


Author: S. Sowmya16 Aug 2012 Member Level: Gold   Points : 0

Mr.Pavani, you cannot apply online for postal assistant jobs. You need to obtain the application forms from the Head Post Offices and in the Identified Post Offices in the Circle.

Author: S. Sowmya16 Aug 2012 Member Level: Gold   Points : 0

Mr.Sekhar EXSM quota is there for AP Postal Assistant recruitment. For which division/unit you require? Please specify for the division you want to know.

Author: S. Sowmya16 Aug 2012 Member Level: Gold   Points : 0

Mr.Srikanth, apart from Head Post Offices, candidates can get application form from Identified Post offices in the Circle. No weightage of marks will be given for candidates in 10+2 standard.

Guest Author: bharath16 Aug 2012

when will be the written exam held?where can i find the job vacancies for different categories?

Author: S. Sowmya16 Aug 2012 Member Level: Gold   Points : 1

Mr. Bharath, The written examination date for postal assistant will be announced later. To refer for vacancies for the categories, please check the article under vacancy details. We have given it as a link.

Guest Author: keerti17 Aug 2012

Hi Sowmya,
The Postal assistants and sorting assistants job notification is not there in Indiapost.gov.in web site.When will the notification released

Guest Author: saikiran gst17 Aug 2012

hi this sai small dought about postal circle iam belongs to andhrapradesh my eligible to apply for kerala circle

Author: S. Sowmya17 Aug 2012 Member Level: Gold   Points : 1

Mr.Saikiran already I have replied to your query check it out here: Can I apply for Kerala Postal Circle

Guest Author: reddy Raja17 Aug 2012

hi sowmya,
Can u please tell me is there any books to prepare for this jobs?if had please tell me the authors of book and version.

Author: S. Sowmya17 Aug 2012 Member Level: Gold   Points : 1

Mr.Reddy Raja
Soon I am coming up with Postal Assistant books and preparation guide which you can refer later here on this section: Job exam preparation guide

Guest Author: chandra cherukuri18 Aug 2012

May i know what is this PostalAsst(MMS) and PostalAsst(SBCO)

Guest Author: vigneshwar18 Aug 2012

this is vigneshwar, i am from nizamabad district. can i apply only for nizamabad district post? or one form is enough for all districts? pleas give me clarity

Guest Author: dev19 Aug 2012

hi sowmya,
there is no official notification in the indiapost.gov.in website.Can u please tell me
where did u got it?

Guest Author: Sailu19 Aug 2012

Can I eligible for the post because my Date of birth was 1984 please give me reply for this.

Guest Author: Sailu19 Aug 2012

Can I eligible for the post because my Date of birth was 1984 please give me reply for this.

Guest Author: janardhanreddy22 Aug 2012

hello sowmya garu ,
please post the related books for postal assistant as early as possible

Guest Author: Mahesh22 Aug 2012

Dear madam
I am working in bangalore,
I applied in bangalore post office or Andhra Pradesh (My district) Post Office.
and how to apply this job.
Please clarifing.

Guest Author: sekhar24 Aug 2012

please give the details of EXSM quota in GUDUR,NELLORE,TIRUPATI divisions.

Guest Author: swapna25 Aug 2012

hai sowmya,pls tell me online form details.

Guest Author: ashok27 Aug 2012

good evening sir, can u plese tell me how many postal assistants is ther in our AP plese reply to me

Guest Author: ashok27 Aug 2012

good evening sir iam ashok so i want know how many posts is there i our AP for postal assistants

Guest Author: sathvika27 Aug 2012

when is the exam going to be held?

Guest Author: Raghunath28 Aug 2012

Plz send the detailed notification, selection procedure and district-wise vacancy position for Andhra Pradesh Region.

Author: vijayabhasker30 Aug 2012 Member Level: Bronze   Points : 0

please arrange previous exam papers of postal asst.
thank u

Guest Author: venkatyadav31 Aug 2012

hi sowmya,
actualy i was from AP..at present i was in pune.can i apply for postal assistants from here?where can i get the application?u said no mode of online submission..then how can i apply..please tell me the way

Guest Author: RAM16 Sep 2012


Guest Author: Madhu17 Sep 2012

Hi Sowmya,
I have done mistake fill the Percentage of marks in OMR sheet.so Can I use whitner or over writing them...please reply me

Guest Author: srujan22 Sep 2012

hello this srujan
In my online application form DOB of field entered wrongly can i edit my application form or should i apply again give me reply

Guest Author: pujitha06 Nov 2012

can u infrm me about exam date

Guest Author: pujitha06 Nov 2012

can you tell me the date of examination

Guest Author: A.VIJAYA KUMAR16 Apr 2013

hi madam how many applications were received to India postal department from AP Circle.

Guest Author: jyothi01 Aug 2013

hi madam i am selected in written. tell me about skill test. is they consider intermediate weightage

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