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About the Position


Mail Courier

ID: 2499
Classification: Mail Courier
Working Title: Mail Courier
Specialized Field: Permanent part-time
Classified or Exempt: Classified
Department Vacancy: Parks and Conservation Resources
Work Site: 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo, FL 33774
Work Schedule: schedules vary
Post Date: 10/9/18
Close Date: 10/26/18
# of Openings: 1
Pay Grade: C12
Pay Range: $12.84/hr - $20.55/hr

Description

THIS IS A PERMANENT PART-TIME POSITION

 

Employees in this class are responsible for maintaining a pick-up and delivery schedule throughout Pinellas County in keeping with established procedures. Duties include performing light to medium physical labor lifting and carrying items associated with mail, supplies and other items, may drive over 100 miles a day and carry large sums of checks and cash, and performs clerical related functions when not engaged in courier activities.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

  • One (1) year of motor vehicle operator work experience; or
  • An equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience.

Additional Requirements

  • Possession and maintenance of a valid Florida Driver's License.
  • Assignment to work a variety of work schedules including compulsory work periods in special, emergency, and/or disaster situations.

Illustrative Tasks (These are examples and are not all inclusive.)

  • Makes pick-ups and deliveries at pre-determined locations throughout Pinellas County in accordance with department policy.
  • Carries large sums of cash and other negotiable items, writes receipts for articles received and is held accountable for safe delivery of funds.
  • Operates a County motor vehicle for scheduled delivery and pick-up at designated locations throughout Pinellas County, schedules motor vehicle in accordance with established policies for maintenance and schedules alternate transportation during usual vehicle maintenance periods or emergency repairs.
  • Performs clerical duties as necessitated by work flow or operational demands.
  • Performs related work as assigned or required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of main thoroughfares and governmental centers in Pinellas County.
  • Knowledge of traffic and other regulations governing the use of a motor vehicle and of the occupational hazards and safety precautions in the operation of motor vehicles.
  • Ability to operate a motor vehicle safely and keep associated records and possession of sufficient physical strength and ability to load and unload relatively heavy parcels, boxes and sacks.

Below is a preview of the supplemental questions you will have to answer during the application process.

Supplemental Preview: What is your minimum starting salary requirement?


This is a permanent part-time position. Are you willing to work part-time?
No
Yes


How many months or years of professional motor vehicle operator work experience do you possess?

No experience
1-11 months
1-2 years
2-3 years
3-4 years
4-5 years
5-6 years
6-7 years
7-8 years
8-9 years
9-over 10 years

Describe/explain your experience in this area. Include examples of your work in this area. Please indicate when (dates) and where (employer) you obtained the experience. If you don’t have this type of experience, type N/A.


This position is required to work a variety of work schedules including compulsory work periods in special, emergency, and/or disaster situations.

Are you willing and able to fulfill this requirement?
No
Yes


Of the following, which driver’s license do you possess?
Commercial Driver's License Class A
Commercial Driver's License Class B
Commercial Driver's License Class C
Noncommercial Driver's License Class E (Regular Driver's License)
I do not possess a valid Florida Driver's License
I possess a valid Driver's License issued by another state
I possess an out of county driver’s license


Which state or country issued your current driver’s license?


What is your full driver’s license number?


Which, if any, of the following Restrictions are on your driver’s license?
Restricted C: Business Purposes
Restricted D: Employment Purposes
Restricted E: Daylight Drive Only
Restricted P: Ignition interlock device installed in order to operate a vehicle
Restricted 1: Vehicles without Air brakes
None of the above


Have you received three (3) or more moving violation convictions in the last three (3) years?
No
Yes

Have you received two (2) or more reckless driving convictions in the past three (3) years?
No
Yes

Has your driver’s license, certification, designation or any similar qualification been suspended or revoked in the last three (3) years?
No
Yes

If yes, please indicate the reason why your driver’s license, certification, designation or any similar qualification was suspended or revoked? Otherwise, type N/A.

Has your driver’s license been suspended for refusing to take a test to show if you were driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs in the last four (4) years?
No
Yes

Has your driver’s license been revoked for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs in the last four (4) years?
No
Yes

Is your driving privilege restricted to employment or business purposes only (Florida Driver’s License Restriction C or D)?
No
Yes

Are you required to have an ignition interlock device installed in order to operate a vehicle (Florida Driver’s License Restriction P)?
No
Yes


How many months or years of professional work experience do you possess using software such as Excel, Word, and Outlook for reporting information or communications?

No experience
1-11 months
1-2 years
2-3 years
3-4 years
4-5 years
5-6 years
6-7 years
7-8 years
8-9 years
9-over 10 years

Describe/explain your experience in this area. Include examples of your work in this area. Please indicate when (dates) and where (employer) you obtained the experience. If you don’t have this type of experience, type N/A.


How many months or years of professional courier driving experience do you possess making pick-ups and deliveries at pre-determined locations?

No experience
1-11 months
1-2 years
2-3 years
3-4 years
4-5 years
5-6 years
6-7 years
7-8 years
8-9 years
9-over 10 years

Describe/explain your experience in this area. Include examples of your work in this area. Please indicate when (dates) and where (employer) you obtained the experience. If you don’t have this type of experience, type N/A.


How many months or years of professional work experience do you possess utilizing maps to develop or assess driving routes?

No experience
1-11 months
1-2 years
2-3 years
3-4 years
4-5 years
5-6 years
6-7 years
7-8 years
8-9 years
9-over 10 years

Describe/explain your experience in this area. Include examples of your work in this area. Please indicate when (dates) and where (employer) you obtained the experience. If you don’t have this type of experience, type N/A.


Do you have experience carrying large sums of cash and other negotiable items, writing receipts for articles received, and being held accountable for safe delivery of items?

No
Yes

Describe/explain your experience in this area. Include examples of your work in this area. Please indicate when (dates) and where (employer) you obtained the experience. If you don’t have this type of experience, type N/A.


Do you possess the physical strength and ability sufficient to carrying items normally distributed by the mail service?

No
Yes

EOE/AA/ADA/DFW/VP

 

Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in employment by the state and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled.

Ciertos miembros del servicio y veteranos, sus esposas/os, y sus familiares reciben preferencia y prioridad en el empleo  con  el gobierno y se les recomienda que apliquen para los puestos.

Please allow 45 minutes to an hour to complete your online application and answer any Supplemental Questions that may be required for any position.

All REQUIRED fields must be completed.


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