Test required: Postal Exam 473 / 473E
Starting Wages: Starting wages in 2009 were $19.29 per hour.
This is an employee who handles mail inside a Postal facility and who rarely sees the public.
Mail Handlers load and unload containers of mail, transport mail and empty equipment throughout a Postal facility; open and empty sacks of mail; repeatedly lift and carry parcels and sacks weighing up to 70 pounds; and push rolling containers weighing up to 1,500 pounds.
This is a full-time career position that comes with full benefits.