Courier and Postal Deliverer

Couriers and Postal Deliverers deliver small items such as documents, messages, mail and parcels.
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$1277 per week
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    Overview

    Couriers and Postal Deliverers deliver small items such as documents, messages, mail and parcels.

    Day-to-day

    • sorting and sequencing items for delivery
    • delivering mail, parcels, documents and other items to customers' premises and mailboxes
    • receiving orders for deliveries from customers
    • collecting signatures and charges for cash-on-delivery orders
    • issuing and collecting receipts for pick-up and delivery items
    • keeping records of items received and delivered
    • maintaining walk books, directories, mail counts, equipment maintenance logs and other delivery records
    • loading and unloading mail conveyances and internal mail handling equipment
    • assisting with receipting inward mail, checking wrongly addressed, missorted, undelivered and redirected mail, and processing freepost and underpaid mail.

    Considerations

    • Physically demanding
    • Requires driving
    • Working outdoors

    To become a Courier and Postal Deliverer

    • You can work as a Courier or Postal Deliverer without formal qualifications. Some on the job training may be provided. A certificate II or III in driving operations might be helpful.

    Skills employers are looking for

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