Postal Delivery Officer

Postal Delivery Officers deliver mail on foot, by bicycle or by motorised transport over allocated delivery rounds.
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    Overview

    Postal Delivery Officers deliver mail on foot, by bicycle or by motorised transport over allocated delivery rounds.

    Day-to-day

    • sorts and sequences items for delivery
    • delivers mail, parcels, documents and other items to customers' premises and mailboxes
    • loads and unloads mail conveyances and internal mail handling equipment
    • maintains log books, directories, mail counts, equipment maintenance logs and other delivery records
    • assists with receipting inward mail, checking wrongly addressed, mis-sorted, undelivered and redirected mail, and processing freepost and underpaid mail and some freight.

    Considerations

    • Requires driving
    • Working outdoors

    To become a Postal Delivery Officer

    • You can work as a Postal Delivery Officer 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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