Postal Gramin Dak Sevak Job Profile, Salary, Job Role & Responsibilities

Check Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak Job Profile & Salary Structure in detail here. Also Check Postal Branch Postmaster (BPM) & Assistant BPM Salary & Job Profile details on this page.

Postal GDS Job Profile & Responsibilities :

Here we have provided the Postal Branch Postmaster BPM, Gramin Dak Sevak, Assistant Branch Postmaster ABPM Salary & Job Profile Details here on this page. So go through the below details and check the information carefully.

1. Job Profile of BRANCH POSTMASTER:

In the Job Profile of Branch Postmaster, managing Affairs of Gramin Dak Sevak Branch Post office, India Posts Payments Bank (IPPB) and ensuring uninterrupted counter operation will include during his prescribed working hours and he/she has to do these works using the handheld device/ Smartphone which is to be supplied by the Department. There will be a lot of work stress on the shoulders of Branch Postmasters like the overall management of Postal Facilities, Maintenance of records, upkeep of handheld device, ensuring online transactions and marketing of Postal, India Post Payments Bank Services and Procurement of Business in the villages or Gram Panchayats within the Jurisdiction of Branch Post Office.

The work performed for IPPB will not be included in Calculation of TRCA, since the same is being done on incentive basis. The team Leader of the GDS Post Office will be Branch Postmaster and Branch Postmaster has responsibility of smooth and timely functioning of Post Office in which Mail Conveyance and mail Delivery are included. In some of the Branch Post Offices, Branch Postmaster has to do all the work of BPM/ ABPM. Branch Postmaster might be assisted by Assistant Branch Post Master (ABPM) of the same GDS Post Office. Branch Postmaster will also be required to do Marketing, Organizing melas, business procurement and any other work which is to be assigned by IPO/ASPO/SPOs/SSPOs/SRM/SSRM etc.


All functions of Sale of stamps/ stationery, conveyance and Delivery of mail at doorstep deposits/payments/other transactions under IPPB and assisting Branch Postmaster will be included in the job profile of Assistant Branch Postmaster. ABPM have to complete his duties using the handheld device/Smartphone which is supplied by the Department.

ABPM’s will also be required to do combined Duty of BPMs as and when ordered. The work Performed for IPPB will not be included in calculation of TRCA, since the same is being done on incentive basis. Assistant Branch Postmaster will also be required to do business procurement, marketing, organizing melas. ABPM has to do all those work also which are assigned by Branch Postmaster or IPO/ASPO/SPOs/SSPOs/SRM/SSRM etc.

3. Job Profile of GRAMIN DAK SEVAK:

In the Job Profile of Dak Sevak, several functions are included in his job profile. It includes all functions of viz sale of stampsand stationery, conveyance and delivery of mail and any other duties assigned by Postmaster /Sub Postmaster including IPPB work in the departmental Post Offices/RMS. Dak Sevak may also have to assist Post Masters/Sub Postmasters in managing the smooth Functioning of Departmental Post Offices. He may have to do marketing, business procurement or any other work assigned by the Post Master or IPO/ASPO/SPOs/SSPOs/SRM/SSRM etc. And the work Performed for IPPB will not be included in calculation of TRCA, since the same is being done on incentive basis.

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Postal Gramin Dak Sevak Salary Structure:

According to the Directorate Order No. 17-31/2016-GDS dated 25th June 2018, the following minimum Time Related Continuity Allowance shall be payable to the categories of Gramin Dak Sevak.

Time Related Continuity Allowance (TRCA):

Sr. No. Post Name Minimum Allowance for 4 Hours Minimum Allowance for 5 Hours
1 Branch Postmaster Rs.12000/-

( Rs.12000 – Rs.29380/-)


(Rs.14500 – Rs.35480/-)

2 Assistant Branch Postmaster/ Gramin Dak Sevak Rs.10000

(Rs.10000 – Rs.24470/-)


( Rs.12000 – Rs.29380/-)

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