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4142 MAIL CARRIERS AND SORTING CLERKS
 


    Mail carriers and sorting clerks perform sorting, recording, delivery and other duties in connection with mail services from post offices or related organisations, as well as from or within an establishment.

    Tasks include - (a) performing mail-handling duties in public post offices;

    (b) sorting and delivering mail to private houses and elsewhere;

    (c) sorting and keeping simple records of incoming and outgoing correspondence and dispatching outgoing mail in various establishments;

    (d) performing related tasks;

    (e) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Clerk, mail/dispatch

  • Clerk, mail/sorting

  • Post carrier

  • Postman

  • Postwoman


   
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 Updated 18 September 2004, by VA.