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GENERAL CLERK
OCCUPATION CODE: 2340-0023
JOB LEVEL: P7-07
BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
Q2340v

(2340-01XX) GENERAL CLERK





DOCUMENT DATE:
JULY 1, 2013

FUNCTION:
Performs a variety of office clerical duties utilizing postal knowledge or experience at a post office or installation such as a transfer office, station, AMF, etc.

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

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES 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. Knowledge of postal regulations and procedures governing the use of mails 2. Ability to maintain records and prepare reports. 3. Ability to interpret instructions and specifications. 4. Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations. 5. Ability to analyze, explain, and apply laws, regulations, rulings, and procedures pertinent to the work to be performed.

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 able to perform the physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.

  Occ Code: 2340-0023

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