• Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Permanent
  • Nairn Centre
  • $19.85 CDN / Hour
  • June 21, 2024

Canada Post

Full job description
Job Requisition Id: 181490
Business Function: Retail
Primary City: Nairn Centre
Province: Ontario
Employment Type: Full-Time
Employment Status: Permanent
Language Requirement: English Essential
Employee Class and Level: RVSGA20 – Level 2
Working Hours: 24 Hours per week
Number of Vacancies: 1
Salary: $ 19.85
Job Closing Date (MM/DD/YYYY): 06/21/2024

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
Take on the responsibility of a community leader with Canada Post. The Postmaster, reporting to the Superintendent/Local Area Manager, is responsible for promoting and selling postal products and services to the public and businesses in the community. As Postmaster, you will be the face of the Post Office in your community service area, supervising staff and ensuring that Canada Post demonstrates an energetic customer focus and commitment to the community in an environment of multiple priorities.

Job Responsibilities
Liaise with the local community with respect to Canada Post service and products

Sell and promote postal products and services to the public and businesses

Be able to provide suitable premises in a central location within the community within 30 days should you be the successful candidate.

Administer the post office to meet retail hours of operation and delivery expectations

Manage postal revenue, assets and values

Maintain records and prepare reports

Assist with effective management of mail delivery routes
Job Responsibilities (continued)
May sort mail to postal boxes

May supervise staff

Keep post office neat and presentable, and maintain cleanliness in accordance with Canada Post’s standards

Operate the post office with due diligence and efficiency
High School Diploma, or provincial equivalency and/or experience in business administration
Owned or leased premises (suitable, central and barrier-free) available one month prior to the date of hire
Experience interacting with the public in a retail and/or service environment, including sales and cash transactions
Knowledge of regulations, methods and procedures for processing mail and providing postal services
Physically fit to lift mail containers of up to 50 lb, push or pull boxes, and sorting mail and standing for extended periods of time

Premises requirements

Premises must be fully accessible to persons with disabilities, and be available for review and approval at least one month before hire.
Postmasters are responsible for rent or lease charges, heating, lighting, cleaning, routine general maintenance, snow removal, municipal taxes, and the necessary property and liability insurance coverage.
Appointments are subject to the conditions of the Canada Post Act
The hours of service to the public will be determined by the Canada Post and are subject to change under varying circumstances.

Other Information
TRANSFER: Priority consideration will be given to transfer requests from employees who are members of CPAA, with preference to members in the posted Area of Competition. COMPETITION: Employees who are members of CPAA, priority consideration will be given to members in the posted Area of Competition. Term employees with continuous employment in CPAA may apply in accordance with the Collective Agreement.

Leasing Allowance

A leasing allowance of $ 2,578.00 per year will be provided to help offset the costs of operating a Post Office.

Supplemental Allowance

An allowance paid out once annually may be available to help offset the costs associated with providing the premises.

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.


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.

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