Colgate University

Temporary - Mail Clerk (No Benefits)

3+ months agoHamilton, NY

Job Category Support Staff
Position Title Temporary - Mail Clerk (no benefits)
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Division Finance and Administration
Department Mail Services
Department Statement
Seeking to hire several individuals to assist the University's mail services department beginning on or after January 4 until mid-February. In anticipation of a high volume of student packages, clerks will assist with receiving, sorting, and delivering packages and US Mail. May be required to use an electronic tracking system or other postal related duties.

Professional Experience/ Qualifications
-Ability to provide excellent customer service.
-Ability to work in a fast-paced environment is essential.
-Ability to work collegially and effectively with a diverse group of constituents including students, faculty, staff, parents, and alumni.
-Ability to use email and learn basic mail sorting software.
-Ability, in some cases, to work weekends and evenings.
-Must have the ability to lift at least 50 lbs.
-Must be able to stand for long periods of time, climb stairs and work in inclement weather conditions.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Requirements
Other Information
-Requires a current valid driver's license, in accordance with the University's Driver Safety and Motor Vehicle Use Policy.

Requisition Number 2020CW018Posting
Temporary Yes
Work Schedule
Job Open Date 11/17/2020
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions Summary
EEO Statement
It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability, protected Veterans status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, being or having been victims of domestic violence or stalking, familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Clery Act
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Job ID: Colgate-3134