- rural carrier - In rural communities lacking convenient postal facilities, a USPS employee assigned to deliver and collect all mail classes, thus providing most services available at a small post office.
Glossary of postal terms. 2014.
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rural carrier associate — (RCA) A noncareer USPS employee who either serves as a leave replacement in the absence of a regular rural carrier or provides service on auxiliary routes. This employee is selected from a register of eligibles, and after 1 year of service, has… … Glossary of postal terms
Rural Letter Carrier — Rural Letter Carriers deliver mail in what was traditionally considered rural areas of the United States. The rural carrier work force is comprised of the following categories of employees:Regular Carriers (Designation Code 71) For administrative … Wikipedia
Rural Time and Attendance System — (RTAPS) A payroll software application that provides on line entry of certificate data for rural carriers from Forms 1314, Regular Rural Carrier Time Certificate, and 1314 A, Auxiliary Rural Carrier Time Certificate … Glossary of postal terms
carrier associate — (See rural carrier associate) … Glossary of postal terms
rural route — (RR) A delivery route served by a rural carrier … Glossary of postal terms
Carrier Alert — A community service program in which a letter carrier attempts to detect possible illness or accident suffered by the customer (for example, elderly persons or persons with disabilities). When alerted by an accumulation of mail, the carrier… … Glossary of postal terms
carrier route — (CR) The addresses to which a carrier delivers mail. In common usage, carrier route includes city routes, rural routes, highway contract routes, post office box sections, and general delivery units … Glossary of postal terms
Carrier Route Information System — (CRIS) The official city delivery scheme that lists all city and noncity delivery post offices, which is available to mailers in a standardized format. It contains schemes for city routes, rural routes, highway contract routes, post office box… … Glossary of postal terms
Carrier Route File — The official listing of all city and noncity delivery post offices, available to mailers in a standardized format. It contains schemes for city routes, rural routes, highway contract routes, post office box sections, and general delivery units.… … Glossary of postal terms
Carrier — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Carrier >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 carrier carrier porter bearer tranter| conveyer Sgm: N 1 cargador cargador Sgm: N 1 express express expressman Sgm: N 1 stevedore stevedore … English dictionary for students