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Job Title:  Postal Clerk - Retail and Operations

Location: 

Port Hardy, BC, CA

Other Location(s): 
Employment Type:  Temporary - New
Language Requirements:  English Essential
Job ID:  177110
Employment Type:  Temporary - New
Job Details: 

Job Requisition Id: 177110 
Business Function: Retail 
Primary City: Port Hardy 
Other Location(s): 
Province: British Columbia 
Employment Type: Temporary - New 
Employment Status: Temporary 
Language Requirement: English Essential 
Number of Vacancies 2 
Salary: 22.68
Job Closing Date (MM/DD/YYYY): 01/30/2024

 

All qualified candidates will be considered however preference will be given to Indigenous people (First Nations, Metis or Inuit) or persons with a disability. This is a special measure employment equity initiative and candidates from this group who wish to qualify for preferential consideration must self-identify.

 

 

Job Description

Experience the dynamic mail operations and retail environment only Canada Post can offer. As a self-starter with a flexible schedule, you will have the opportunity to work a variety of shifts including, days, evenings, overnights and weekends. This temporary on-call position is a great opportunity to learn about the business of mail operations, as well as the great jobs available at Canada Post.

 

Please note that some offices rotate their staff and a temporary Postal Clerk might be called to work in positions to serve the public at a counter, conduct financial transactions and perform other related duties as required.

Job Responsibilities

The successful candidate will:

 

  • Perform a variety of sales/customer service activities to ensure complete customer satisfaction
  • Operate a computer point of sale system
  • Maintain floor displays
  • Conduct merchandizing and inventory control
  • Maintain a high level of postal products, services and delivery knowledge
  • Process financial transactions (cash, cheques, debit & credit card payments)
  • Receive, sort, sequence and batch mail items

Job Responsibilities (continued)

  • Operate mail processing equipment (clearing jams, remove mail from sorting machines, etc.) where applicable
  • Transport mail between floors/sections using rolling or motorized equipment, where applicable
  • Operate a computer to key in data, when applicable
  • Review mail items for address accuracy, proper postage, etc.
  • Be required to stand in one place for up to 3.5 hours at a time
  • Exercise physical effort in the handling of mail items weighting up to 22.7 kilograms (50 lbs) and carrying mail items weighing up to 15.9 kilograms (35 lbs) and bending, reaching, lifting, carrying, etc.

Qualifications

 

  • Experience in customer service in a retail environment
  • Sales experience is an asset
  • Experience working in a production environment is an asset

Other Information

 

Safety Sensitive Positions
This position may be considered a Safety Sensitive position and has additional requirements under Canada Post's Substance Use Policy. 

 

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.

 

Accommodation

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.

 

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