The United States Postal Service offers Paid Training, Holidays and Full Government Benefits available to Career Employees. There are multiple career paths available for advancement.POSITION: City/Rural Mail Carrier / Mail Carrier AssistantCATEGORY: Delivery/Customer ServiceSALARY RANGE: Median Pay $50,610.00 annually / $24.33 per hourGENERAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Job duties and schedules vary by category, some positions may be part-time or seasonal and do not include full benefits.
Sorts mail in delivery sequence for the assigned route.
Receives and signs for accountable mail.
Loads mail in vehicle.
Delivers mail to customers along a prescribed route and on a regular schedule by a vehicle; collects monies and receipts for accountable mail; picks up mail from customers' roadside boxes.
Provides postage, stamped paper and money orders; accepts C.O.D., registered, certified, and insured mail and parcel post to the public.
Returns mail collected, undeliverable mail, and submits monies and receipts to proper departments.
Prepares mail for forwarding and maintains records of change of address information.
Prepares a daily trip report and maintains a list of the customers on the route.
Provides for mail security at all times.EXAMINATION REQUIREMENTS: This job has an exam requirement. Currently, applicants for this posting who do not yet have an exam score are being invited to take the exam. Examining will continue until capacity has been reached.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must be physically able to efficiently perform the duties of this position, which require strenuous exertion involving prolonged standing, walking, bending and reaching, and may include handling heavy containers of mail weighing up to the allowable maximum mailing weight.DRIVING MAY BE REQUIRED: Applicants may be required to have a valid state driver's license, a safe driving record, and at least two years of unsupervised experience driving passenger cars or larger.
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