SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 news) – The busiest time of year for the U.S. Postal Service is just around the corner but there are some local Postal workers who are busy year round. Last year they processed more than a billion pieces of mail, and each was a puzzle.
Postal workers in Salt Lake are handling huge volumes of mail without every touching and envelope. They are the people who try to figure out what you meant to say when you put an address on your outgoing mail.
Gary Oliver has been deciphering letters and package gibberish for seventeen years. “The millions of pieces of mail that we process every day are mail pieces that are not able to be read at the plants.”