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.
good communication skills
self-motivated and reliable
able to lift up to 16 kg
able to work as part of a team.