132- Postal and courier services managers
Postal and courier services managers
Postal and courier services managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities and operations in postal facilities and in establishments that provide courier services. They are employed by Canada Post Corporation and by courier companies.
Postal and courier services managers perform some or all of the following duties:
Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities and operations of postal facilities and courier service companies, or of operational divisions within Canada Post and courier service companies
Co-ordinate the duties of supervisors and other staff
Manage the accurate and expedient movement of mail and parcels through postal and parcel sorting facilities
Review effectiveness of assigned operations and implement changes to postal and courier operations
Prepare and submit budget estimates and administer the expenditures of postal and courier facilities
Interview, hire and provide training for staff.
A university degree or college diploma is usually required.
Several years of supervisory or operational experience within a postal or courier facility are usually required.
Postmasters (in 1214 Supervisors, mail and message distribution occupations)
National Occupation Classification, (2011)
Statistics Canada and Human Resources and Skills Development Canada,
Catalogue no. 12-583-X