Postal Directorate issued orders for Filling up of the posts of Postal Assistants/Sorting Assistants byDirect Recruitment for the years 2009 and 2010
Government of India
Ministry of Communication & IT
(Department of Posts)
Dak Bhavan, Sansad Marg,
New Delhi -110001
Dated 22nd July, 2010
All Chief Post Masters General.
All Post Master General
Subject: - Filling up of the posts of Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant by Direct Recruitment.
I am directed to refer to this Department’s letter No 60-16/2009-SPB-1 dt. 12.11.2009 on the above subject and to say that the matter regarding filling up of the posts of Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant pertaining to the years 2009 has been reviewed and it has been decided that the direct recruitment vacancies of the year 2009 and existing as well as firm anticipated vacancies of the year 2010 may be filled up by direct recruitment as per the existing instructions issued vide this Department’s letter No 51-2/2003-SPB-1 dated 10.11.2004. It may please be ensured that the recruitment process is finalized and results declared by 16th December 2010.
2. In order to finalize the recruitment process by the said target date all are requested to ensure that following steps leading to the selection of the candidates are taken/completed not later than the dates indicated against each:
Advertisement/Circulation of vacancies for the years 2009 and 2010 20th August, 2010
Last date for receipt of the applications 05th October, 2010
Holding of written examination and completion of computer test 14th November, 2010
Declaration of final result/Select list 16th December, 2010
If any circle so desires it may continue to follow the system of holding the computer test after or before holding the written/aptitude test but it must be ensured that the process of holding of written examination and computer test is completed by 14th November, 2010 and the time limit prescribed for declaration of final result is strictly adhered to.
3. The receipt of this letter may please be acknowledged.
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