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MAIL PROCESSING CLERK
OCCUPATION CODE: 2315-0063
JOB LEVEL: P7-06


BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
2315w
(2315-0063) MAIL PROCESSING CLERK




DOCUMENT DATE:
August 15, 2005

FUNCTION:
Performs a variety of clerk duties required to process mail using mail processing equipment or manual methods of sortation and distribution.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
See the Standard Position Description for the Occupation Code given above.

REQUIREMENTS:
There are no separately evaluated knowledge, skill, or ability requirements for this position.

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

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must be physically able to efficiently perform 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

ADDITIONAL PROVISIONS:
Mail Processing Clerks must work their assigned tour and days of work often within an industrial plant environment. Mail Processing Clerks must follow Postal Service policies and procedures for personal conduct at work, including adhering to rules and regulations. Mail Processing Clerks at any time may be assigned to provide service to the public. They must maintain a neat and professional appearance and demeanor in such interactions, including wearing a uniform when required.

  Occ Code: 2315-0063

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