June 20, 2024

Embracing Sunny Days: How the Postal Service Can Shape Your Summer Experience

Embracing Sunny Days: How the Postal Service Can Shape Your Summer Experience

PALM HARBOR AND SARASOTA, FL  — Summer brings boundless chances for happiness, connections, and exciting adventures. The Postal Service is providing sun-kissed opportunities as we host career fairs in Central Florida throughout the month of June. Prepare to discover summertime chances as you embark on postal journeys in Palm Harbor and Sarasota.

A career with the Postal Service offers the opportunity to make a difference in your community by giving employees the ability to work where they live. The jobs provide stability, good pay, lifelong benefits and nearly endless career advancement opportunities throughout the entire agency.

Make plans to become the newest of the more than 635,000 postal employees across the nation by attending one of the upcoming job fairs. Both Job Fairs are 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Positions available: Rural Carrier Associates (RCA)




Saturday June 22

Glengarry Station 935 N. Beneva Rd ST 801 Sarasota, FL 34232


Saturday June 22

Palm Harbor Post Office495 ALT-19 Palm Harbor, FL 34683


To assist potential applicants, USPS personnel will be onsite at the job fairs to provide detailed information about the positions and to answer questions. Starting pay varies depending on the job. But starting pay for carriers ranges between $19 and $20 per hour, paid bi-weekly.

Applicants must be 18 years of age and be able to pass drug screening and a background investigation. Applicants must be available to work weekends and holidays.

If someone can’t make it to the listed events, or for additional information regarding available positions in all areas, applicants can go to our website at www.usps.com/careers. Jobs are uploaded every other Tuesday until filled, and postings are updated frequently, so check back often for additional opportunities. Potential applicants can also visit any Post Office location for more information.



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