Post Office Assistant – Term

Canada Post Corp

Job Requisition Id: 174208
Business Function: Retail
Primary City: Heatherton
Other Location(s):
Province: Nova Scotia
Employment Type: On Call Relief
Employment Status: Term
Language Requirement: Bilingual Imperative (–BB)
Employee Class and Level: RVSGD11 – Level 1
Working Hours: Casual
Number of Vacancies: 1
Salary: $18.44
Job Closing Date (MM/DD/YYYY): 07/31/2024

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

If you have ambition, talent and drive, consider a fast-moving career with Canada Post. We are currently seeking an on-call Post Office Assistant who will use a customer-focused approach when providing counter services to customers.



Note: The ideal candidate should reside in the community. Applicants outside the community in which the Post Office is located may be considered as needed.
Job Responsibilities

Sell postal products and service to the business community and public
Sort, distribute and process mail into appropriate classifications
Provide customers with information and forms
Address delivery and service difficulties to resolve problems thoroughly and quickly
Job Responsibilities (continued)



Qualifications

High school or provincial equivalency and/or experience in business administration
Training and/or experience interacting with the public in a retail and/or service environment, including sales and cash transactions
Understanding of general or post office accounting systems.
Physically fit to lift mail containers of up to 50 lb, push or pull boxes, sort mail and stand for extended periods of time
Flexibility to be available for temporary, on-call work
Other Information



This is a bilingual position – knowledge of both French and English languages required.
Note: The ideal candidate should reside in the community.

Applicants within a 50 km radius of the Post Office may be considered as needed.
As part of the selection process selected candidates will be required to complete a security screening process.



Safety Sensitive Positions
This position may be considered a Safety Sensitive position and has additional requirements under the 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.

Our signature behaviours
Make the call


– We’re empowered to make decisions, respectfully challenge the status quo, and support others to do the same.
Know the destination – We understand Canada Post’s strategy and goals and how we contribute to them, and we move forward with open minds when exploring new approaches.

Deliver for others


– We take pride in doing our personal best, demonstrate care for others, and support and encourage them to reach their potential.
Ignite our pride – We play a role in making Canada stronger by celebrating who we are, the communities we service, and issues that matter.

Our values
Our Values have three dimensions:


“We matter as individuals, We matter to one another, We matter to our country”
TRUST
I earn the


trust

placed in me every day, and I


trust

that my safety and well-being are everyone’s top priority.
We do our best work when we


trust



each other.
We value the


trust

Canadians have in us, and understand it is earned with every decision and interaction.
RESPECT
I understand


respect


is the foundation of a successful workplace.
We


respect


each other as colleagues and treat each other as we would like to be treated.
We


respect

our country and the communities we serve, and understand we have a responsibility to be a positive force for change.
DELIVER
I challenge myself to safely


deliver

every day because what I do matters.
We are a network of people, united by what we accomplish and


deliver



together.
Delivering

a stronger Canada for Canadians is at the heart of what we do

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