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Mail and Receiving Services Assistant (Temporary)

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Position Information

Position Information

Position Identification Number (PIN) S182882
Department Central Mail/Receiving Services
Campus Central
Position Number
Working Job Title Mail and Receiving Services Assistant (Temporary)
Job Category Classified
If temporary, through 06/30/2018
FLSA Non Exempt
Job Type Temporary
If part time, hours per week
Start Date Desired
Advertised Hiring Range $12.34/hr

Responsible for collecting, sorting, scanning, and delivering mail and packages to various locations throughout the college and campuses and/or the post office. Incumbents are responsible for weighing and affixing appropriate postage; receiving and tracking shipments; scheduling equipment maintenance; and ordering supplies as needed.

Classification DescriptionList the broad major functions of the position.

Travels across campus and work sites to deliver mail and packages

Prepares outgoing shipments and unloads incoming shipments

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or equivalent.

Job Specific Task List

1. Picks up, sorts, and distributes mail and packages to various locations. May involve courier delivery to multiple campus sites.

2. Creates and maintains records to assist in tracking inventory, account funds, package delivery, and storage of supplies and equipment.

3. Receives, unloads, checks-in and organizes shipments from warehouse locations; operates various equipment to assist with tasks.

4. Weighs and affixes postage and shipping labels for outgoing mail and parcels.

5. Performs basic office duties such as ordering supplies, operating hand-held devices, and providing customer service.

6. Prepares and reviews reports regarding monthly postage accounting, inventory, and postage accounts.

7. Performs routine maintenance of equipment and schedules equipment repair as needed.

8. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Preferred Experience
Additional Knowledge and Skills

Clerical and office support practices
Assigned department operations and functions
Filing principles and practices
English language, grammar, punctuation, and spelling
Customer Service principles and practices

Following oral and written instructions, policies, and procedures
Maintaining files and records
Providing customer service
Operating a variety of office equipment, including a computer and related software applications, telephone, fax machine, and adding machine
Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with students, coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction

Physical Requirements

Positions in this class typically require: stooping, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions.

Light Work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. If the use of arm and/or leg controls requires exertion of forces greater than that for Sedentary Work and the worker sits most of the time, the job is rated for Light Work.

Licensing Requirements

Able to obtain Mail Piece Quality Control Certification through USPS.

Valid Driver’s License.

Job Open Date 01/22/2018
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you first hear about this opportunity?
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Newspaper
    • PA Job Gateway
    • HACC Website
    • Employee Referral
    • Other, please specify below
  2. If you selected Referral or Other above, please specify here.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you meet all of the physical requirements of this job with or without reasonable accommodations?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Any Other Relevant Document
  3. UndergraduateTranscript
  4. Graduate Transcript
  5. License
  6. Certification
  7. Portfolio