USPS looking to hire 2,000 positions across Washington

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SPOKANE, Wash. – The U.S. Postal Service is conducting a hiring “Mega Blitz” for facilities across Washington. 

The USPS is looking to hire 2,000 mail carriers, mail handlers and clerks. 

Job fairs will be held at six postal facilities across eastern Washington, including the Colville, Greenacres, Pullman, Shadle Garland, Spokane Mail Processing Facility and Veradale locations. 

“As outlined in our USPS Delivering for America plan, we’re modernizing and continually adapting to the changing needs of our customers,” said  USPS Washington Human Resources Manager Alexis Delgado. “In order to do that, we need motivated, dedicated people to join us to deliver for our local communities and our nation.

The available positions offer starting pay from $18.92 to $21.19 per hour. Applicants must be 18 years old at the time of appointment or 16 years old with a high school diploma. They must provide recent employment history, have a safe driving record, be a U.S. citizen and pass a criminal background check, drug screening and medical assessment. 

Those interested in the positions can visit the above locations on September 30 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Applications are also available online here. 

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