head of a post office

A postmaster is the leader of their post office. They make sure that all postal jobs in a post office are completed rightly.[1]

The postmaster of Sherbrooke, Quebec, in 1918

A postmaster normally manages a mail sending facility, creating letter carrier ways, looking after letter carriers, and making sure all the rules are followed.[2]

References change

  1. Rogers, Fairman (1900). A Manual of Coaching. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company. pp. 279–283. OCLC 6478019.
  2. Wills, Matthew (2017-05-24). "Why Did U.S. Postmasters Once Have So Much Political Cachet?". JSTOR Daily. Retrieved 2019-01-30.