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General information

Name
Postal Delivery Officer
Site / Location
Mackay Delivery Centre
Ref #
12359624
Entity
Australia Post
Opening Date
27-May-2024
Suburb
West Mackay
City
West Mackay
State
Queensland
Work Type
Permanent Part Time
Weekly Hours
20

Description & Requirements

  • Permanent part-time position, 20 hours per week
  • Work Monday to Friday only from 10am to 2pm (some flexibility required)
  • As an Australia Post employee, access our 'Post Perks' discounted benefits for a variety of retailers and services


Help us deliver like never before
As our Postie based in Mackay QLD, you’ll be operating and delivering on our Motorcycle as the face of our trusted business, at the heart of your community and connecting Australians every single day.

You might not be working from home, but you’ll be working autonomously out on-the-road, interacting with others and being a team player and it doesn’t get better than that!


You’ll be

  • Starting your day early in the morning, sorting mail and small parcels with your teammates at the facility 
  • Completing your own daily vehicle safety check
  • Loading your vehicle with your deliveries for the day 
  • Delivering outdoors in all types of weather to deliver to homes and businesses
  • Paired up with our experienced Rider Mentors, who are committed to engage and take part in your professional development


About you 

  • You hold a full or probationary QLD motorcycle licence and ride a motorcycle regularly and confidently
  • You’ll successfully pass our mandatory and practical riding assessment
  • You are flexible with working additional hours if required
  • You have a great memory, excellent attention to detail and can lift up to 16kgs of Mail and Parcels regularly 
  • You will need to meet our safe working load limit of weighing 100kgs or less


How we’ll deliver for you

  • Base salary for this role after probationary pay rate is $57,018 (based on full-time hours) plus 15% shift penalties and 12% superannuation
  • 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 well-being, recognise and reward you for your contribution to our successful 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 inclusivecareers@auspost.com.au

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