|Careers in Postal|
Australia Post has a 40% market share of the postal sector. This is by far the largest percentage share with the closest rival, TNT at 6.7%. A collective of smaller providers have overall market dominance accounting for 46% of the market. This tends to show the large number of independent operators and subcontractors that operate within this space. They service small to medium scale businesses and operate mainly in metropolitan areas of major cities.
The list below contains some of the possible positions that can be held in the Postal industry. Following the links will provide more information on the positions, the associated qualifications and job vacancies in WA. The careers page of Australia Post can be found here.
* Please note that this list is a guide and titles and qualifications can vary.
|Job Title||Qualification||Job Vacancies|
|Mail Sorter||Certificate II in Warehousing Operations||Mail Sorter|
|Storeperson||Certificate II in Warehousing Operations||Storeperson (Mail/Parcel Post)|
|Truck Driver||Certificate II in Driving Operations||Truck Driver|
|Van Driver||Certificate II in Driving Operations||Van Driver|
|Supervisor||Certificate III in Warehousing Operations||Supervisor|
|Motorcycle Postman||Certificate II in Driving Operations (Entry Level Position)||Motorcycle Postman|
Statistics indicate that approximately 61% of workers in WA have no post school qualifications. Approximately 18% of workers have attained qualifications at certificate level, 8% at diploma level and 9% at tertiary level.