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Job Title:  Volume Counter, Mail Operations West Depot 1&2


Montreal, QC, CA

Other Location(s): 
Employment Type:  Temporary - New
Language Requirements:  English or French Essential (Either/OR)
Job ID:  178784
Employment Type:  Temporary - New
Job Details: 

Job Requisition Id: 178784  
Business Function: Operations Support  
Primary City: Montreal  
Other Location(s):  
Province: Quebec  
Employment Type: Temporary - New  
Employment Status: Term  
Language Requirement: English or French Essential (Either/OR)  
Employee Class and Level: UPCEA01  
Number of Vacancies: 40  
Recruiter’s name: ANNAIKA JONASSAINT  
Position Reports To: SANDRA CIPRIANO  
Area of Competition: Montreal, West Depot 1&2   
Posting Date (MM/DD/YYYY): 02/28/2024
Closing Date (MM/DD/YYYY): 03/08/2024

Job Description

Do you take pride in helping your community? Are you organized and attentive to detail? If so, there may be a great opportunity for you with Canada Post.

We require the temporary services of a Volume Counter, who will work under the direction of the Route Measurement Officer, to gather information about Letter Carrier routes.

Job Responsibilities

• Assist in preparing offices for a volume count

• Count letter mail and oversized mail in letter carrier cases on a block basis and record the total

• Complete Letter Carrier Route sampling forms, obtaining the information from letter carriers

Job Responsibilities (continued)

• Weigh mail for letter carrier delivery

• Assist with analysis, using a calculator


• Grade 10 or Secondary 4

• Ability to read, write and communicate clearly and effectively

• Strong listening skills

• Basic math skills

• Able to lift up to 23 kilograms (50 lbs)

• Available to work for a minimum of 3 hours between the hours of 6:00 am to noon

• Attention to detail, punctuality, professional demeanour

• Ability to cooperate with others and follow direction well

Other Information


Safety Sensitive Positions
This position may be considered a Safety Sensitive position.


Employment Equity

Canada Post will represent Canada’s diversity and provide a safe and welcoming workplace that embraces and celebrates our differences. We are committed to employment equity and encourage applications from women, Indigenous People, persons with disabilities and visible minorities.

Disability is defined as a persistent or episodic physical, sensory, or mental health condition and/or functional limitation. Disability includes both visible and hidden conditions and/or limitations that may impact vision, hearing, mobility, flexibility, dexterity, pain, learning, developmental, mental/psychological, and memory.


Conflict of Interest
The Conflict of Interest Policy prohibits employees from hiring, supervising or reporting to, directly or indirectly via the reporting hierarchy, their immediate family or close personal relations. Should you feel that you may be in an actual or potential Conflict of Interest in regard to this job opportunity, you must communicate with the designated Human Resources representative.



Canada Post is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, starting with the hiring process. If you are contacted by Canada Post regarding a job opportunity, please advise if you have any restrictions that need to be accommodated.  All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.


Important Message
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the requirements as Canada Post cannot make assumptions about your education and experience. We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


Leadership Behaviours
Decision Making 
– A champion of the organization who takes calculated risks and makes prudent, common sense decisions about current issues, future opportunities and resource requirements in a timely, well thought out manner, that aligns with the corporation's best interests.
Accountability – An individual who strives for performance excellence and who holds themselves and direct reports accountable for decisions and actions and for learning from mistakes when intended results are not achieved.
Business Orientation – A proactive individual who understands the competitive nature of the business, and is committed to sustaining the business through excellent customer service and new business opportunities.
Execution – A focused and self-motivated individual who acts with a sense of urgency and delivers on time and within budget, by dealing effectively with challenges and ambiguous situations.
Leading People – A compelling communicator and leader who engages, motivates and inspires others to achieve results and who encourages personal growth and finding better ways of doing things.


Our Values

We value diversity as an essential part of who we are as a company, how we operate and how we see our future. We believe that attracting, developing, and retaining people who reflect the diversity of Canada is essential to our success because this matters to all communities and customers we serve. 

Canada Post’s corporate values reflect the principles, beliefs and aspirations that guide our behaviour and shape our culture.

Safety – We are committed to a safe and healthy environment for all our stakeholders.
Customer – We serve Canadians with pride and passion.
Respect – We treat each other with fairness and respect.
Integrity – We act responsibly and with integrity.
Transformation – We will innovate and transform to win in the marketplace.

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