An advertisement has been released by the Indian Postal Department for recruitment to the posts of Skilled Artisan under Mail Motor Service, Kolkata. The trades in which 19 Skilled Artisans have been declared by the department include 19 vacancies in motor vehicle mechanic, motor vehicle electrician, blacksmith, fireman, painter, upholsterer, carpenter and joiner. Candidates wishing to apply for these posts can submit the application within 60 days from the date of publication of the advertisement in employment news.
According to the recruitment advertisement issued by the department, the posts of Skilled Artisan are to be recruited on regular basis under Pay Matrix Level 2 (ie Pay Band-1 5200-20200 and Grade Pay 1900). Also, the department is expected not to apply to such candidates who applied for these posts relative to the advertisement recently released in the employment news dated 15-21 September 2018 by the department. The vacancies released by the department have been published overall for 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18.
Who can apply?
Those candidates who have passed 8th standard from a recognized institution and have one year of experience in the relevant trade are eligible to apply for recruitment to the post of Skilled Artisan in the Indian Postal Department. Also, candidates receiving certificates from a technical institute in the relevant trade can also apply. At the same time, valid driving licenses should be obtained for mail motor service trade posts.
How to apply
Candidates wishing to apply can type their bio-data on plain paper. This includes name, father’s name, nationality, applied post name, permanent address, correspondence address, date of birth, age, community, educational qualification, technical qualification / ITI certificate, technical experience, driving license (only on 1 July 2018) In MV mechanic case), details of past experience, if any, and any other related information can be included.
Candidates can submit their bio-data with copies of all certificates and two self-attested photos before the last date at this address: Senior Manager, Mater Motor Services, 139, Belaghata Road, Kolkata – 700015. Candidates should send their application through speed post or registered post only.