BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
(2355-0007) TOOL AND PARTS CLERK (MN BU)
JULY 1, 2013
Requisitions, receives, stores, issues, and accounts for a wide variety
of parts, tools, and supplies used in the maintenance of motor vehicles.
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.
Ability to work without immediate supervision.
Ability to use reference materials and manuals.
Ability to safely perform the duties common to the position.
Ability to maintain records and prepare reports.
Ability to perform effectively under the pressures of the position.
Ability to plan, lay out, and set up work independently.
Ability to interpret instructions, specifications, etc.
Ability to estimate time and material.
Ability to inspect.
Ability to work with others.
Applicants must have two years of experience in which a knowledge of a
variety of parts, tools, and supplies was gained.
Successful completion of a full 4-year high school course including
credits in commercial or vocational subjects may be substituted for one
year of general experience.
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.
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 demonstrate basic computer skills. This must be
demonstrated by successful completion of Postal Service Test 718.
Applicant must be able to perform the physical requirements of the
position with or without reasonable accommodation.
Applicants must have the ability to handle weights and loads included in