Job Description

Postal Tech

Requisition IDreq11198
Working TitlePostal Tech
Position Grade05
Position Summary

UNM Mailing Systems is the mail and package processing facility for the University of New Mexico. The department is seeking a hardworking, dependable individual to join the team, which receives, sorts, and delivers USPS, UPS, FedEx and campus mail on a daily basis.

The position requires extensive physical activity. While on a route, this position will require strenuous physical work; stair climbing, heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects over 50 pounds for extended periods of time.

The position also prepares and processes outgoing mail and parcels. May operate computerized postage metering and weighing equipment, and may work some evenings and/or weekends as required.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Possession of a valid New Mexico driver's license is a requirement for this job.
  • This position is represented by a labor union and is subject to the terms and conditions of the CWA Collective Bargaining Agreement.
  • Successful candidate must submit to post-offer, pre-employment physical examination and medical history check.
  • Must be able to work evening and/or weekend overtime as required.
Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED; at least 1 year of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in/with:

· Customer Service

· Mail and/or parcel processing and/or delivery

· Ability to learn and retain information

· Work independently and as part of the team

· Follow written and verbal instructions



Additional Requirements
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentUNM Mailing Systems (032I)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
StatusNon-Exempt
PayBased upon qualifications including directly related experience and education.
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date11/14/2019
Application Instructions

Please attach:

  • A current resume and cover letter.
  • Applicants must provide names and contact information for at least 3 supervisory references, on the resume, or on a separate file. Be sure to indicate whether it is okay to contact current supervisors.
  • The resume should include a complete work history, with beginning and ending dates of employment (month and year), and the number of hours worked per week at each position.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


Application Instructions

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