BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
(2350-08XX) SCHEMES AND SCHEDULES CLERK
November 30, 1987
Provides current scheme, schedule, and routing information, as required
by the postal facilities mail distribution function, to efficiently
route mail and meet dispatch schedules.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK
See the Standard Position Description for the Occupation Code given
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.
B-4. Ability to work without immediate supervision.
B-6. Ability to use reference materials and manuals relevant to the
B-10. Ability to maintain records and prepare reports.
B-11. Ability to perform effectively under the pressures of the
B-22. Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations.
B-39. Ability to operate office machines such as calculator, adding
machine, duplicating machine, or any other office equipment as
appropriate to the position.
B-44. Ability to personally resolve problems of a routine nature.
B-45. Ability to understand and comply with written and verbal
instructions and give understandable information in verbal and written
B-53. Ability to work with others.
Applicants must have the ability to obtain information concerning
surface and air schedules and to prepare schemes and schedules
considering routing, assigning and dispatching various classes of mail.
Applicants must have three years of experience in scheme distribution of
incoming or outgoing mails and/or the distribution of transit mails in a
post office, airport mail facility, mobile unit, or transfer office.
The required amount of experience will not in itself be accepted
as proof of qualification. The applicant's record of experience and
training must show the ability to perform the duties of the position.