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What are the typical work hours for CCA?

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It varies based on location. I am 6 months in as a CCA and I'm working 6 days a week, 10hrs+ a day with just having sunday off. They try to get you out of the station before 6pm hits. Supposedly you can put a hold down on a route that you like to potentially get 2 days off instead of one but the supervisors can take it away from you via the schedule and if they need you, they will try to call you in. In all honesty, the job itself is not really that bad but management can make it 100x's worse... You wonder why CCA's have a high turn over rate? We're bottom feeders and we get the bad end of the deal. Oh, say goodbye to your social life and good luck trying to schedule outside business or managing home life stuff that needs taken care of. The Pay is good but is it worth your sanity and your wellbeing?

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It depends on what station needs what 40 or more it’s all about them saving to get a bonus

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It really does vary depending on your office and (if the supervisor or manager likes you in my opinion) my first week was like 30 hours my second week was like 25 hours then I got like 50 hours then back to 20 hours

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When you sign the job offer you're made to believe a CAA is part time and there's no guarantee of hours. When you start the job the schedule varies by day. Supervisor's change the schedule daily and add hours to the schedule. You will not be asked to work overtime, but are expected to work overtime without notice or signing up for overtime. Unfair scheduling do to no time in advance as the schedule can change over night. At times you will be scheduled to come in early and when you arrive there will be a change of plans that sends you home. Waisted personal time and doesn't benefit the employee or the employer do to lack of appropriate delegations per assignments and available vehicles. Schedules are altered do to the management's lack of orderly routine. In order to have a routined assignment you have to be a regular employee, in which means you are full time, so why are CCA's not provided routined schedules to keep them productive and efficient?

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I recently resigned the post office as CCA. I worked in a larger town probably around 180k or more people. I was normally working 10, some times 12 hours 6 days a week. 65-70 hr/week. Every holiday.

I wasn't there very long. The CCA's that had been there awhile were doing 7 days a week no time off. If you have family it is not for you. You will not see them.

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Start time 7:30am. They can keep you as long as they want.. But they try to have you done by 6:00pm mandatory 6 days a week. I also work every other Sunday..

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At least 40 hours, but up to 72 hours per week. They can make you work 12 hour days, 6 days a week.

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How many hours does a CCA get their first month ? 30hours or 30+ Hours ?

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I average 56-65 hrs a week. During the month of December I worked from Thanksgiving to Christmas day with 0 days off. 10-12 hours a day during the normal season is completely normal. If you have a life, you will put most things on hold until you make regular.

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8-12 hours a day six days a week...a few hours less on Sundays...usually.

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