Mail Handler:Duties and ResponsibilitiesThe Mail Handler is responsible for sorting mail of all classes received from delivery vehicles and conveyers for processing at other units.The Mail Handler delivers mail designated for other distribution areas (may require operation of forklift).The Mail Handler Unloads mail items from sacks and pouches and then loads them into appropriate containers for processing.The Mail Handler manages cancelling machines, cancels stamps on designated items, and delivers mail from machines to assigned distribution area.The Mail Handler is responsible for operating other Mail Handler equipment and machinery as needed.The Mail Handler provides support as needed in supply room and slip room.The Mail Handler must maintain clean, neat, and professional appearance which includes wearing the approved uniform.Functional PurposeResponsible for loading, unloading, and moving mail by the bulk.Employment QualificationsMust be eighteen years old or sixteen years old with high-school diplomaMust be US citizen, permanent resident, or citizen of American Samoa or other US territoryExpertise to pass criminal experience investigation, drug screening, and medical assessmentMust be registered with Selective Service (if applicable)Compensation rangeUp to $18.64 per hour paid bi-weeklyExamination QualificationsApplicants must successfully complete and receive a pass rating of the Virtual Entry Assessment - MH (475) for Mail Handlers. When the applicant is invited to take the assessment, directions will be provided via email.Experience investigationThe Postal Inspection Service conducts a criminal experience investigation by utilizing United States details and data resources only (FBI, fingerprint check, state and county checks). The investigation covers a 5 yrs inquiry for any location where the applicant lived, was employed, or went to school within the US or its territories.Physical demandsApplicants are required to be physically able to perform the duties of the position in an efficient manner with or without reasonable accommodation. Duties may include long periods of standing, walking, pushing, and reaching. Applicants may also handle mail containers weighing up to 70 lbs.
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