BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
(2340-01XX) GENERAL CLERK
JULY 1, 2013
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
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
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.
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 able to perform the physical
requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.