BARGAINING UNIT QUALIFICATION STANDARD
(5704-03XX ) MAIL HANDLER EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
DOCUMENT DATE: March 2, 2000
Operates a jitney, forklift, or pallet truck for the movement of mail;
and performs other mail handler functions as required.
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-1. Ability to use and maintain equipment.
B-4. Ability to work without immediate supervision.
B-9. Safety in performance of duties common to the position.
B-14. Ability to interpret instructions.
B-45. Ability to understand and comply with written and verbal
B-48. Ability to handle weights and loads, beyond "normal" functions of
B-53. Ability to work with others.
Applicant must be physically able to perform efficiently the duties of
Applicants must be proficient at operating a jitney, forklift, or pallet
truck in confined areas, both indoors and outside, and at estimating
weights and negotiable space limitations.