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Postal Employee

Postal employees of Australia Post sort and deliver mail and parcels and undertake clerical and retail sales functions. The major work classifications for Australia Post employees are grouped into the broad categories of sorting and dispatching, delivery and customer service.

Duties & Tasks
Postal employees may perform the following tasks:
  • sort mail for delivery rounds
  • deliver mail on foot, by bicycle or by motorised transport over allocated delivery rounds
  • load and unload mail conveyances and operate internal mail handling equipment
  • assist with the receipt of inward mail; checking of wrongly addressed, missorted, undelivered and redirected mail; and processing of free post and under-paid mail
  • deliver express courier items and parcels
  • assist with sales and customer service enquiries
  • assist with the processing of outward mail.
  • Personal requirements
  • good communication skills
  • self-motivated and reliable
  • able to lift up to 16 kg
  • able to work as part of a team.
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