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Temporary Postal Operatives, Dublin

An Post is currently recruiting temporary postal operatives for the Christmas period.

About the Role

The work based in our Dublin Delivery Services Units will involve mails delivery and mails processing as the need arises. The position will require full compliance with standard operating procedures and achievement of work standards to maintain An Post’s tradition of ensuring that mail is delivered the next day. The rate of pay is €14.50 per hour.

Candidate Specification:

All candidates must be 18 years of age on or before the 9th October 2020 and must have a full, clean driving licence. Successful applicants will ideally have relevant work experience or experience in a customer-focused environment. You should be hardworking and committed, with good organisational skills and be flexible, efficient and effective in undertaking all work practices.
Candidates must be 18 years of age on or before the 9th October 2020.

How to Apply?

We welcome all interested candidates to submit a completed application pack via email to by 5.00pm on 09 October 2020 with the following listed documents:
  1. Copy of Your Valid Driving Licence 
  2. Valid Photo ID (Drivers Licence or Passport)
  3. One Recent JPEG Passport Sized Photo
  4. Proof PPS Number
  5. Proof of Address
  6. GNIB (if applicable)
  7. If you are a non EEA Citizen, you must provide a valid work permit.
  8. If you have resided outside Ireland within the past 10 years you must supply security clearance from that particular jurisdiction.
  9. Completed Garda eVetting Invitation Form

Satisfactory evidence of being able to fulfil the requirements of these positions and meeting the criteria set out in this notice is needed and must be clearly proven in the application. Late applications cannot be accepted. The selection process will include pre-employment clearances.

An Post is an equal opportunity employer, celebrating diversity and championing inclusivity. If you require any reasonable accommodations to assist you in participating in the employee selection process, please simply let us know. We encourage all interested parties who meet the above criteria to apply!

About An Post

An Post has successfully restructured the company into two world-class businesses, An Post Mails & Parcels and An Post Retail, each with its own management team and long-term strategy. The Mails & Parcels Business is rapidly growing its eCommerce and mail marketing businesses, offsetting declining mail volumes, while still delivering the highest quality postal service to every home and business in Ireland. The business plays a fundamental role in Irish economic life as the backbone of eCommerce, making sure that communities across Ireland have the same access to goods as in major world cities. Learn more about our annual reports, sustainability efforts and equality initiatives.
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