Job Description

Position Summary:

The Post Office Clerk assists in serving staff, guests, box holders and other patrons of the Estes Park Center Post Office with accurate mail handling and processing.


Essential Functions / Requirements:

  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Be self-motivated and require little supervision
  • Have organizational skills for meeting deadlines for incoming and outgoing mail processing
  • Possess very good interpersonal skills to effectively serve guests and staff
  • Regularly lift up to 50 pounds up to four (4) feet high
  • Be able to stand in one place up to eight (8) hours a day
  • Be fluent in speaking and reading English to communicate clearly with customers and understand postal regulations
  • Provide all services normally offered by a U. S. Post Office to guests and staff of the Estes Park Center and residents of the surrounding area, including a large quantity of mail forwarding
  • Open the Post Office to serve guests and staff, except for federal holidays, according to hours set by the Center Director
  • Process incoming and outgoing mail according to schedules set by the Estes Park U.S. Post Office
  • Pick up and deliver mail to and from the Administration Building and the Schlessman Executive Offices
  • Learn, adhere to and remain current on U. S. Postal Service regulations, procedures and postage and package rates
  • Sell stamps, post office boxes and other post office merchandise
  • Safeguard stamps, post office merchandise and cash in accordance with internal control guidelines
  • Operate postage meter and other post office equipment


Other Functions / Requirements:

  • Experience handling accountable merchandise and cash preferred but not required
  • Possess a valid, USA state issued driver's license, an acceptable driving record, and comply with YMCA driving rules to be approved to operate YMCA vehicles
  • All other duties as assigned

Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job. This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with this job.

NOTE: Based on business needs, you may be required to work in other Departments and/or our other Center.


General YMCA of the Rockies Requirements:

  • Uphold and reflect the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith in all functions
  • Uphold the YMCA of the Rockies Mission, policies, and programs
  • Possess excellent customer service skills; for example, friendly, personable, helpful, patient, and professional
  • Support the Association safety program. Promote safe work practices and a safe environment for guests, members, and staff
  • Promote a cooperative, positive, and flexible atmosphere while working with others in a diverse environment
  • May be required to work evenings, weekends, and holidays, depending on the position
  • Must meet acceptable criminal background check standards



This is a seasonal, hourly (based on 40 hours/week) position, paying $220/week, with employee perks including:

  • Room (shared room in our staff dormitory with free wifi and no bills!)
  • Board (3 buffet-style meals per day, 7 days per week)
  • Access to the YMCA of the Rockies facilities, which include: an indoor pool, basketball gymnasium, fitness classes, tennis courts, mini-golf, trails, roller rink, library, and an art center
  • Free gear rentals for sports and outdoor activities
  • Employee programming, including free or discounted staff trips, provided by the Resident Office
  • Other employee perks and discounts, including:
    • Free passes for skiing, rock climbing, mountain biking, and golf (dependent on season and resort)
    • 20% Discount at our General Store, Rustic café, and Jackson Stable horseback rides
    • Discounts at local merchants
    • Discounted nights at YMCA of the Rockies lodges (with some date restrictions based on season/occupancy)


Drug and Alcohol Policy:

We have a zero tolerance policy for alcohol or drugs on property; in addition, no drug use is tolerated (including marijuana) during your employment with us whether on- or off-duty.


About the YMCA of the Rockies:

The YMCA of the Rockies operates two year-round family resorts and conference centers on each side of Rocky Mountain National Park: Estes Park Center located in Estes Park, CO; Snow Mountain Ranch located in Winter Park, CO; and Camp Chief Ouray, a summer resident camp for kids located on the Snow Mountain Ranch property.

The Estes Park Center is the largest YMCA conference center in the world. At nearly 900 acres in size and serving over 200,000 guests each year, a dedicated team of individuals work to provide guests with a world-renowned experience.

We employ people of all ages, from across the country and the world, who want to experience the mountains and support our healthy spirit, mind, and body mission. Join us!



Please call our HR office at 970-586-3341 x1032, or email


Application Instructions

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