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POSTAGE DUE TECHN
OCCUPATION CODE: 2340-24XX
JOB LEVEL: P7-07
BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
2340f
(2340-24XX) POSTAGE DUE TECHNICIAN



DOCUMENT DATE:
MARCH 9, 2010

FUNCTION:
For approximately 75 percent or more of the scheduled daily tour, works alone or serves as a working leader to one or more employees on a tour, engaged in distributing, weighing, computing and processing all classes and types of postage due mail; maintains accounts and records; and prepares reports.

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 work without immediate supervision. 2. Ability to use reference materials and manuals relevant to the position. 3. Ability to maintain records and prepare reports. 4. Ability to perform effectively under the pressures of the position. 5. Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations. 6. Ability to operate office machines such as calculator, adding machine, duplicating machine, or any other office equipment as appropriate to the position. 7. Ability to personally resolve problems of a routine nature. 8. Ability to understand and comply with written and verbal instructions and give understandable information in verbal and written form. 9. Ability to analyze, explain, and apply laws, regulations, rulings, and procedures pertinent to the work to be performed. 10. Ability to work with others.

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:
Applicants must successfully complete the appropriate training program.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Applicant must be physically able to perform efficiently the duties of the position.

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

  Occ Code: 2340-24XX

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