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SR MAIL PROCESSOR
OCCUPATION CODE: 2315-0062
JOB LEVEL: P7-07
40-hour training on the maintenance of the CSBCS.
Course #5566272 - CSMCS Operator & Servicing (field) training)
BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
2315x
(2315-0062) SENIOR MAIL PROCESSOR



DOCUMENT DATE:
MARCH 9, 2010

FUNCTION:
Operates a variety of automated mail processing equipment as a working member of a group of mail processing clerks, performing a combination of tasks including feeding and sweeping mail and correcting simple machine malfunctions.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
See the Standard Position Description for the occupation code given above.

REQUIREMENTS:
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. 1. Ability to communicate in writing at a level sufficient to prepare work orders, parts requests, service logs, records on work performed, and other reports related to equipment operation. 2. Ability to work without immediate supervision, including the ability to independently plan and execute work activities, set up and maintain a work area, check work for completeness and accuracy, and resolve problems of a routine nature. 3. Ability to communicate orally, including expressing ideas or facts clearly and logically when answering questions, giving directions, and providing information. 4. Ability to work with and instruct others, including making work assignments and providing guidance to other employees in the performance of job duties and responsibilities.

EXAMINATION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must successfully complete Postal Service Test 473, which includes the following measures of job-related knowledge, skills, and

abilities:
A. Address Checking B. Forms Completion C. Coding & Memory D. Personal Characteristics and Experience Inventory

TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:
Applicant must successfully complete the prescribed training.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must be physically able to perform efficiently the duties of the position. These duties may require exertion involving standing, walking, climbing, bending, reaching, and stooping for prolonged periods of time; and intermittent lifting and carrying of heavy panels, doors, and machine replacement parts.

ADDITIONAL PROVISIONS:
Senior Mail Processors must work their assigned tour and days of work often within an industrial plant environment. Senior Mail Processors must follow Postal Service policies and procedures for personal conduct at work, including adhering to rules and regulations.

  Occ Code: 2315-0062

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