Dec. 20, 2019

USPS is Hiring

Accepting online applications now until December 23 and 24

Chicago, IL — The U.S. Postal Service will be hiring employees in the coming months for temporary and career positions to work at one of the mail processing facilities in the Chicago area or a delivery unit.

Holiday openings include Mail Handler Assistant (MHA) at $16 an hour, Postal Support Employee (PSE) & Sales & Services/Distribution Associate at 17.19 an hour and City Carrier Assistant (CCA) at $17.29 per hour.

Applications will be accepted online at  Click on “Search Now and Apply” and select Illinois to view current openings.   As jobs are posted daily and are open for a limited time, it’s a good idea to check frequently on the site.

To be considered for the positions you must meet the following requirements:

  • 18 years old at the time of appointment or 16 years of age with a high school diploma
  • United States citizen, permanent resident, or citizen of American Samoa or other U.S. territory
  • Recent employment history
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check, drug screening, and medical assessment
  • Safe driving record (if applicable to the position)

Your completed profile and application must be submitted online by the closing date.

The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations.



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