BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
(0818-0001) DRAFTING CLERK (MN BU)
November 30, 2003
Assists in the preparation of detailed maps and drawings according to
scale for use in connection with postal operations.
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.
Ability to read blueprints.
Ability to interpret instructions, specifications, etc.
Ability to lay out and develop patterns (including geometric projection
Ability to do fine line drawing, accurate measurement, and freehand
Skill sufficient to work on the preparation of detailed maps and
drawings to scale.
Applicants must have had two years of experience demonstrating
proficiency in the above requirements.
The successful completion of a full 4-year or senior high school
curriculum which has included four 1/2-year courses in drafting,
drawing, and/or art may be substituted for one year of experience.
Successful completion of courses in a school or institution above high
school level, requiring the application of drafting or mechanical
drawing, such as architecture or engineering, may be substituted at the
rate of one month of full-time study for one month of experience.
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.