45. It is a waste of time to double check my work
It is important to review my work to verify the accuracy
MLM: It is important to review my work to verify the accuracy
Choosing “most like me” expresses that you take your work seriously and know the importance of precision. It is better to take the time to check for errors if you are unsure of the accuracy, so it does not impact performance targets.
46. I’m just as self-driven as others
I am more self-driven than others
MLM: I am more self-driven than others
Select the strongest response that highlights your ambition to succeed. Showing that you are more self driven than others makes you stand out as an ideal candidate.
47. I am always ready to take on a challenge
I wait until I feel prepared to take on a difficult job
MLM: I am always ready to take on a challenge
This role involves changing tasks and many associates are faced with daily obstacles. A model associate should always be ready for a challenge.
48. Sometimes a problem is too tough to solve
I can find a solution to a hard task if I apply myself enough
MLM: I can find a solution to a hard task if I apply myself enough
Selecting “most like me” shows that you don’t give up when you are faced with a difficult task. Mail Handlers are expected to be problem solvers and always attempt to find a solution.
49. I’m more content having a set of the same daily tasks
I prefer to not have a set daily routine
SLM: I prefer to not have a set daily routine
A Mail Handler is expected to work on daily tasks and also perform well when given various assignments. Choosing “Somewhat like me” shows you are neutral and work well either having a set work routine or not.
50. If I don’t succeed even after putting in my best effort, I am not disappointed with myself
Accomplishments motivate me to work hard
SLM: Accomplishments motivate me to work hard
By choosing “somewhat like me”, this shows that you are very hard working and driven without asserting that you are too hard on yourself.
51. When a situation changes, I adjust quickly
It is best to always stick to the plan
MLM: When a situation changes, I adjust quickly
As you know, a Mail Handler is able to adjust quickly when situations change. This response best reflects that expectation.
52. Some challenges are just too hard work through
I can accomplish anything I put my mind to
MLM: I can accomplish anything I put my mind to
By selecting “most like me” , this shows the USPS that you feel confident in your ability to accomplish anything and you are not afraid to apply effort.
53. If you try hard enough, you will succeed
There is no way to guarantee success
MLM: If you try hard enough, you will succeed
This is another example of the USPS trying to see if you really have a positive attitude and are determined to succeed.
54. I am more comfortable when my supervisor doesn’t observe me as I work
I do not mind if my work performance is observed daily
SLM: I do not mind if my work performance is observed daily
As you learned, a Mail Handler Associate works well under pressure and independently. This response best demonstrates that your performance would not suffer, regardless of your performance being monitored daily or not.