The Government organization invites applications for 231 Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant, Postman & MTS Posts from eligible candidates having 10th, 12th qualifications. These vacancies are in Department of Posts, Tamilnadu Postal Circle, India Post, Tamil Nadu.

  • Organisation : Indian Postal Department
  • Post : Postal Assistant, Sorting Assistant, Postman & MTS
  • Vacancies : 231
  • Location : Tamil Nadu
  • Mode of application : Offline
  • Last Date : 31 December 2019


1. Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant
  • 10+2 Standard or 12th class pass from a recognized University /Board
  • The candidates will be required to furnish Certificate of Basic Computer Training from a recognized Computer training iustitute before issuance of appointment letter. Computer Training Certificates from Central Government/ State Government/ University/ Boards etc., will also be acceptable for this purpose. This requirement of Basic Computer Knowledge Certificate is relaxable in cases where a candidate has studied Computer as a subject in matriculation or Class XII or Higher e.ducational qualification and in such cases a separate Certificate will not be insisted upon.
2. Postman
  • 12th Standard pass from a recognized Board
  • Knowledge of local language(i.e.,Tamil). The candidate should have studied local language(i.e., Tamil) at least upto lQth standard.
3. Multi-Tasking Staff (Administrative offices/ Subordinate Office)
  • 10th standard pass from a recognized board.
  • Knowledge of local language(i.e., Tamil) of the concerned Postal Circle/ Division. The candidate should have studied local language(i.e., Tamil) at least upto 10th standard. The local language of a Postal Circle or Division shall be published by the Department of Posts.

Vacancy Details:

1. Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant : 89
2. Postman : 65
3. Multi-Tasking Staff (Administrative offices/ Subordinate Office) : 77

Pay Scale:
  • Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant : Rs. 25500- 81100 (Level 4 in Pay Matrix)
  • Postman : Rs. 21700-69100 (Level 3 in Pay Matrix)
  • Multi-Tasking Staff (Administrative offices/ Subordinate Office) : Rs. 18000-56900 (Level-1 in Pay Matrix)

Age Limit:

1. Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant:
  • 18 to 27 years as on 31.12.2019
2. Postman: 
  • 18 to 25 years as on 31.12.2019
3. Multi-Tasking Staff (Administrative offices/ Subordinate Office):
  • Upto 35 years in case of Multi Tasking Staff 
  • Upto 40 years in case of Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant and Postman in accordance with the instructions issued by the Central Government.
Relaxation ( in Upper age limit )
  • 05 years for SC/ST candidates
  • 03 years for OBC candidates

Application Fee:

The candidates shall have to pay Application Fee of Rs. 100/- (One Hundred only) in any of the computerized post offices in India specifying Direct Recruitment of Postal Assistant /Sorting Assistant/Postman/Multi Tasking Staff under sports quota and post for which he /she is applying and submit the original receipt along with the application

How to Apply?

Interested and Eligible candidates may send their application in the prescribed format (attached below). 31 December 2019, along with Self-attested copies:

The Assistant Director(Recruitment), O/o the Chief Postmaster General, Tamilnadu Circle, Chennai-600002

Last date of Submission of application : 31 December 2019, 5 PM


Interested Candidates Can Read the Full Notification Before Apply Offline