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Senior Retail Postage Sorter
Site / Location
Carnarvon Post Office
Ref #
Australia Post
Opening Date
Western Australia
Work Type
Permanent Full Time

Description & Requirements

Help us deliver like never before 

Australia Post is delivering like never before. From the vehicles that we drive, to the small businesses that make our communities thrive. We’re delivering for the environment, for our communities, for our customers and for our people. We’re moving forward and we want you to come along for the ride.   

About the opportunity  

As our Senior Retail Postage Sorter, you’ll play an important part in keeping millions of Australians connected. As you’d expect, plenty of mail comes through our Post Offices and delivery facilities every day – and our mail sorting teams make sure every delivery gets where it needs to.  

The purpose of the role is to professionally assist in the management of operations in our postal outlet, developing the skills and expertise of the box sorting team members and assisting with managing the box sorting area within the post office outlet including end of month activities.

 Role details: 

  • Permanent Full-Time opportunity on offer
  • Monday to Friday 7:00am – 2:51pm opportunity 
  • District Allowance with dependents $2,400
  • District Allowance without dependents $1,210
  • Post perks! Access hundreds of discounts and benefits ranging from discounts on selected Apple products to great deals on hire cars and travel insurance

 You’ll be: 

  • Manually sorting all mail arriving at the workplace 
  • Sorting and distributing mail into relevant PO Boxes  
  • Assisting and/or performing administrative duties and record maintenance 

About you:

  • You’re friendly, enthusiastic and reliable and you love the balance of working in a team environment and autonomously. You’re motivated by the opportunity to help make a difference to your community. You'll also need to: 
  • Call upon your memory and hand-eye coordination while sorting   
  • Be fit to lift up to 16kgs of mail regularly and stand for your shift 

How we’ll deliver for you: 

  • We invest in you for the long-term, encouraging growth through delivering on our values of trust, inclusivity, empowerment and safety 
  • Be part of a culture where everybody feels they belong, are valued, and can bring their authentic self to work every day     
  • We invest in your personal wellbeing, recognise and reward you for your contribution to our success with Post Perks and more.      

We’re delivering together  

At Australia Post, we acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we operate, live and gather as employees. 

We believe our business should reflect the diverse communities we operate in and are proud to be an inclusive workplace for people from all walks of life. We encourage applications from people of all ages, genders and backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, People with Disability, LGBTQIA+ and Refugees. We are one of the largest organisations in Australia to successfully achieve Disability Confident Recruiter status. We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free recruitment process and workplace for those living with a disability and are committed to reviewing and removing bias in our processes to create a gender-equitable recruitment experience and workplace.  If you have any questions about accessibility, please contact our Diversity & Inclusion team on

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