Job Requisition Id:
Rural and Suburban Mail Carriers
Temporary - New
Area of Competition:
Applicants residing within 75 km from the Post Office in which this job is located are preferred
Number of Vacancies 4
Job Closing Date (dd/mm/yyyy):
Imagine that you could make the open road your office. As an on-call relief Rural and Suburban Mail Carrier with Canada Post, you can. We’re recruiting for dependable, organized individuals to deliver mail on an on-call basis to various communities.
If you enjoy working with the public and independently, as well as operating a motor vehicle in all kinds of weather and traffic conditions, then you’re ready to embark on a rewarding career and call the open road your office.
As an on-call relief employee with Canada Post, you’ll be working with an organization focused on growth and innovation, and recognized as one of Canada’s top employers and best corporate citizens. Along with receiving a competitive salary, you will have the opportunity to grow with us and discover your career potential, as you may be eligible to apply for any upcoming permanent Rural and Suburban Mail Carrier positions.
- Project a positive and courteous manner when dealing with customers face-to-face
- Be adept at sorting, collecting and delivering mail items, in a safe and timely manner
- Acquire and maintain knowledge of local infrastructure including roads, customers and delivery receptacles
- Ensure mail is safely secured in their possession
Job Responsibilities (continued)
Process various CPC products and services (Change of Address Notification, Damaged Mail, Items Delivered Bill (IDB) and others)
Wear Canada Post identification while on delivery and ensure its visibility while delivering and collecting mail from customers
Lift and carry items up to 50 lb/22.7 kg
Have experience in making deliveries and operating a motor vehicle in all kinds of weather and traffic conditions
Mandatory Vehicle Requirements
Have a satisfactory safe driving record
Possess a valid permanent provincial driver’s license
A minimum cargo capacity of 100 cu ft (2832 liters)
A metal roof-top and accessory power outlet to accommodate a Canada Post sign and flashing light
Fifth door / hatchback to allow for oversized and bulky items to be loaded (preferred).
Provide and maintain the required automobile liability insurance for the use of your vehicle
Notify your insurance company as to the use of your vehicle while employed at Canada Post
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Safety Sensitive Positions
This position may be considered a Safety Sensitive position.
Note: In order to be considered you will need to:
- Pass a pre-employment test and an interview.
Please be aware that if selected you will be required to provide the following documents:
- Your resume
- A current driver’s abstract that is dated within the last 30 days
- A character reference letter from someone who has known you for the past 2 years
Canada Post is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and visible minorities.
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.
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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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Transformation – We will innovate and transform to win in the marketplace.
Customer – We serve Canadians with pride and passion.
Integrity – We act responsibly and with integrity.
Respect – We treat each other with fairness and respect.
Safety – We are committed to a safe and healthy environment for all our stakeholders.