BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
(2315-01XX) MAIL HANDLER
DOCUMENT DATE: August 15, 2005
Loads, unloads, and moves bulk mail, and performs other duties
incidental to the movement and processing of mail.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
See the Standard Position Description for the Occupation Code given
There are no separately evaluated knowledge, skill, or ability
requirements for this position.
Applicants must successfully complete Postal Service Test 473, which
includes the following measures of job-related knowledge, skills, and
A. Address Checking
B. Forms Completion
C. Coding & Memory
D. Personal Characteristics and Experience Inventory
Applicants must be physically able to perform efficiently the duties of
the position, which require arduous exertion involving prolonged
standing, walking, bending and reaching, and may involve the handling of
heavy containers of mail and parcels weighing up to 70 pounds
Mail Handlers must work in an industrial plant environment for their
assigned tour and days of work. Mail Handlers must follow Postal
Service policies and procedures for personal conduct at work, including
adhering to rules and regulations.