Retail Postage Sorter

  • Full Time

Website Australia Post

About this Job

Help us deliver like never before

Australia Post is delivering like never before. From the vehicles that we drive, to the small businesses that make our communities thrive. We’re delivering for the environment, for our communities, for our customers and for our people. We’re moving forward and we want you to come along for the ride.

About the opportunity 

As our Retail Postage Sorter, you’ll play an important part in keeping millions of Australians connected. As you’d expect, plenty of mail comes through our Post Offices and delivery facilities every day – and our mail sorting teams make sure every delivery gets where it needs to.

Role details:


  • Roster, Monday – Friday, 5 am – 12.51 pm
  • Hourly rate $29.74 (Junior rates apply under 21’s during training)
  • + Air-Conditioning subsidy
  • + District Allowance up to $7,850
  • + 5 weeks annual leave
  • + 12% superannuation
  • + Post perks! Access hundreds of discounts and benefits ranging from discounts on selected Apple products to great deals on hire cars and travel insurance

You’ll be: 

  • Able to cancel that gym membership in this highly physical role!
  • On your feet each shift as you manually breaking down and sort mail / parcels (product can weigh up to 22kg)

  •  Distributing mail into relevant PO Boxes
  • Assisting and/or performing administrative duties such as stocktaking and record maintenance

About you

You’re friendly, enthusiastic and reliable and you love the balance of working in a team environment and autonomously. You’re motivated by the opportunity to help make a difference to your community. You’ll also need to:

  • Be fit to lift up to 22kgs of product regularly and stand for your shift

  • Call upon your memory and hand-eye coordination while sorting
  • If you have a Forklift license, that would be an added advantage so let us know!


How we’ll deliver for you:

  • We invest in you for the long-term, encouraging growth through delivering on our values of trust, inclusivity, empowerment and safety
  • Be part of a culture where everybody feels they belong, are valued, and can bring their authentic self to work every day
  • We invest in your personal wellbeing, recognise and reward you for your contribution to our success with Post Perks and more.

We’re delivering together 

At Australia Post, we acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we operate, live and gather as employees.

We believe our business should reflect the diverse communities we operate in and are proud to be an inclusive workplace for people from all walks of life. We encourage applications from people of all ages, genders and backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, People with Disability, LGBTQIA+ and Refugees. We are also the largest organisation in Australia to successfully achieve Disability Confident Recruiter status and are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free recruitment process and workplace for those living with a disability. If you have any questions, please contact our Diversity & Inclusion team on

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