About the Clerk Division

The Clerk Division is the largest division of the American Postal Workers Union. We proudly represent approximately 150,000 postal clerks in post offices large and small across the country. Clerks occupy more than 170 different position descriptions and can be found performing work at retail windows, mail processing, call centers, bulk mail entry, sales retention, and administrative office environments to name the most common. 

It is Time to Collect on the 2010 Collective Bargaining Agreement!

(This article first appeared in the March/April 2020 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)

In the 2010 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) between the United States Postal Service (USPS) and the American Postal Workers Union (APWU), monetary concessions were granted to the USPS in exchange for the protection of clerk work and the securing of nonmanagerial/ non-supervisory work being reassigned to the Clerk Craft. Any new positions must be assigned in accordance with Article 1.5 of the CBA. APWU honored their agreement – now it is past time for the USPS to honor theirs. Clerk Craft officers will actively pursue, at all levels of the organization, the work that should be rightfully ours.

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