Qualification Standards
Position Description
List of Positions U.S.Postal Service

 
MAIL HANDLER ASSISTANT
OCCUPATION CODE: 2315-0085
JOB LEVEL: M4-04
FUNCTION

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
above.


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 perform efficiently the duties of
the position with or without reasonable accommodation.  Duties require
arduous exertion involving lifting, carrying, prolonged standing,
walking, pushing, bending and reaching, and may involve the handling of
heavy containers of mail and parcels weighing up to 70 pounds.

ADDITIONAL PROVISIONS

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.


  Occ Code: 2315-0085

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