Kerala Post Office Recruitment 2017 Apply for 594 Postman and Mail Guard Vacancy

Kerala Post Office Postman and Mail Guard Recruitment 2017 Apply Online for 594 Vacancy at :

The Postal Department of Kerala Circle has released an advertisement about Kerala Post Office Postman Recruitment 2017. The Chief Postmaster General is inviting Online Application from young and enthusiastic candidates to fill up 594 vacant posts of Postman and Mail Guard in various districts of Kerala Postal Circle in upcoming time. The candidates who live in Kerala State having passed 10th Class exam, are eligible to apply for Kerala Post Office Postman and Mail Guard Recruitment 2017.

Kerala Post Office Postman Recruitment 2017

The Kerala Postal Circle is going to recruit eligible candidates as Postman in many Post Offices and Mail Guard in Railway Mail Service (RMS) Division in 2017. The interested and eligible candidates should apply through Online Application Mode for Kerala Post Office Postman Recruitment 2017 via official web portal at The Registration of Application Form is available online from 16th January 2017 to 14th February 2017.

The candidates will have to complete Application Submission Procedure before the closing date otherwise their Application will be Rejected by official authority. The Kerala Postal Circle is going to appoint eligible candidates as Postman and Mail Guard after evaluating their performance in Written Aptitude Test Only. The candidates also need to pay Rs.100/- as Application Fee and Rs.400/- as Exam Fee. The Kerala Postal Department will Reject the Application Forms which are filled up incomplete or submitted without Payment of Fee.

Kerala Post Office Recruitment 2017 Details

Name of Organization Department of Posts, Kerala Postal Circle
Official Website
Name of Recruitment Kerala Post Office Postman Recruitment 2017
Name of Posts and

Number of Posts

Postman: 583 Posts

Mail Guard: 11 Posts

Total Number of Posts 594 Vacancies
Job Category Government Job
Department to Work Postman – Post Offices

Mail Guard – Railway Mail Service (RMS) Division

Job Place Anywhere in Kerala Postal Circle/Zone
Mode of Application Online Mode
Advertisement Release Date 11th January 2017 (Wednesday)

Category wise Posts:


  • SC Category: 52 posts
  • ST Category: 03 posts
  • OBC Category: 148 posts
  • UR Category: 380 posts

Mail Guard

  • SC Category: 01 posts
  • ST Category: 00 posts
  • OBC Category: 03 posts
  • UR Category: 07 posts

Age Limit:

As on 14th February 2017, Age of the candidate must be in between 21 years and 27 years.

Relaxation in Upper Age Limit will be applicable to Reserved Categories candidates of Kerala State as per government rules.

Educational Qualification:

The candidate must have passed at least 10th Class (Matriculation) Exam from Kerala SSC Board or Equivalent.

For more details on Eligibility, kindly refer Official Notification.

Application Fee:

The candidates of all categories (male and female) are required to pay Rs.100/- as Application Fee.

Exam Fee:

The male candidates as OBC and UR Categories have to pay Rs.400/- as Exam Fee.

SC, ST, PH and all Women (female) candidates are Exempted from Payment of Exam Fee.

The Application Fee and Exam Fee, once paid, will NOT be refunded under any circumstances.

Process of Selection:

The candidates will be selected through following stages of selection_

  1. Written Aptitude Test
  2. Merit List based on Written Test Marks
  3. Document Verification

Probation Period:

The candidates will be put under Probation Period of Two Years for Postman and Mail Guard posts.

Pay Scale:

After appointment as Postman or Mail Guard, the candidate will be paid in Pay Matrix Pay Scale of Rs.21700/- to Rs.69100/- per month with Grade Pay and Other applicable allowances.

How to Apply Online for Kerala Post Office Postman Recruitment 2017:

  1. Log on to official website at
  2. Find and Select CAREERS section to go to respective webpage.
  3. Navigate to Postman/Mail Guard Examination 2017 and select the link click here to Apply.
  4. Then click on Notification link to download Official Advertisement as PDF file.
  5. Get back to previous page and Instructions link.
  6. Read Official Notification and all instructions carefully before applying online.
  7. Click on Apply link to proceed to Online Application Form.
  8. Fill up Application Form with your personal, educational and communication details.
  9. Upload your recent passport size Photograph and Signature images as asked.
  10. Click on Save Details button on completion of filling up.
  11. Note down your Registration Number and Password for future reference.
  12. Take printout of Application Form and Challan for record and more use.
  13. Pay Application Fee and Exam Fee at nearby Post Office having E-Payment Facility.
  14. Keep your copy of Fee Challan as proof of Fee Payment.

Important Dates:

Online Application commences on: 16th January 2017

Closing Date of Application: 14th February 2017

Payment of Application Fee & Exam Fee Available: from 16th January to 17th February 2017

Tentative Date of Written Aptitude Test: 9th April 2017 (Sunday)

Click Here to Read/Download Official Notification

Click Here to Apply Online for Kerala Post Office Postman, Mail Guard Recruitment 2017

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For more information about Kerala Post Office Postman Recruitment 2017 Notification released by Department of Posts, Kerala Circle for 594 Vacancies of Postman and Mail Guard Posts, Online Application Form, Age Criteria, Educational Qualification, Application Fee, Exam Fee, Pay Scale, Process of Selection, Important Dates, Steps to online apply for Kerala Post Office Recruitment 2017 etc., the candidates need to open the official website at


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