BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
(0301-2072) Senior Clerk, PDC
November 30, 1987
Performs general office or clerical assignments, utilizing special and
normal office machinery and following general instructions and standard
office practices and procedures.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
See the Standard Position Description for the Occupation Code given
This section is composed of Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
which are required to satisfactorily perform the tasks of the position.
Applicants must demonstrate that they possess a sufficient level of each
KSA, to include at least minimum competency for senior-qualified
positions to enable them to perform these tasks satisfactorily.
Applicants demonstrate these levels by describing examples of
experience, education, or training, any of which may be non-postal.
Ratings are based on the demonstration of the level of possession of
each of the KSAs. Failure to demonstrate any KSA is disqualifying.
B-1. Ability to use and maintain tools and equipment.
B-6. Ability to use reference materials and manuals relevant to the
B-10. Ability to maintain records and prepare reports.
B-14. Ability to interpret instructions, specifications, etc.
B-39. Ability to operate office machines such as calculator, adding
machine, duplicating machine, or any other office equipment as
appropriate to the position.
Applicants must have successfully completed Postal Service Test 710.
Applicants must be physically able to perform efficiently the duties of
the position. Vision of 20/40 (Snellen) in one eye and ability to read
without strain printed material the size of typewritten characters are
required. Corrective lenses are permitted. Ability to distinguish basic
colors and shades is desirable. Ability to hear the conversational voice
is required; hearing aids are permitted.