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Mail Carriers

Experience, Skills, and Personality Traits

No experience is needed, but those with experience are more likely to land jobs, earn higher pay, and get promoted. A good memory is a definite asset for mail carriers. In addition to remembering many postal regulations and rules, they must be able to rely on memory when arranging the mail for their route for correct delivery. Desirable personal qualities include the ability to work cooperatively with others, the ability to follow instructions, and a degree of flexibility for performing more than one kind of job.

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