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Postal Clerk

Now Hiring


The Mountainlair Student Union postal clerk is responsible for the operating the Mountainlair Post Office when the supervisor is off duty.

Position Information

  • Job Title: Postal Clerk
  • Department: Mountainlair Student Union
  • Division: Student Life
  • Reports to: Amy Chipps
  • Pay Rate: $12/hr.

How to Apply

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Daily operations of the Post Office.
  • Overseeing monetary transactions for postal services.
  • Answering customers questions via phone or in person.
  • Completing the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) training and Hazmat/Dangerous Goods training.

Scheduled Hours

Monday thru Friday 7:00 am – 3:00 pm. The Mountainlair Post Office will be closed on federal holidays.


  • Currently enrolled WVU student in good academic standing (overall GPA of 2.0 or above) (required) 
  • Customer service skills. 
  • Ability to count money. 
  • Ability to lift 30 lbs.

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About Us

Our Mission

The Mountainlair is an organization and a program of services that seeks to balance the educational, recreational, cultural, and social needs of the West Virginia University community. As the student union, the commitment is focused on the whole area of student life outside the classroom, exploring all the possibilities of making study and leisure cooperative factors in education.


The Mountainlair offers students great jobs and are flexible in accommodating student schedules. Working at the Mountainlair will not only provide you with real-world experience to help build a great resume, but also the opportunity to work with a professional staff who are dedicated to helping you succeed.