IDAHO FALLS — The United States Postal Service is hiring after seeing an enormous surge in parcel volume in recent weeks.
Many jobs are waiting to be filled, including temporary and jobs that lead to long-term careers, according to a news release. Temporary positions currently available are Temporary Carrier Assistants ($17.29 per hour), Clerk Assistants and Mail Processing Assistants (both $17.95 per hour).
“USPS is looking for some hard-working men and women to stand and deliver to thankful customers who depend on us every day, everywhere,” the news release says. “You can make a difference by joining a team that makes a difference in the lives of millions of Americans!”
Interested applicants can apply at usps.com/careers. From the website, click on “Search Jobs,” select “Idaho,” click “Start,” then click on the link for the appropriate job. A general overview of USPS employment requirements, specific job requirements, and hourly pay is available at the website.
Job openings will be regularly updated until all positions are filled. Interested applicants can log on to usps.com/careers weekly to check for new postings.
All applicants must be a U.S. citizen or have permanent alien status. Carrier positions require a valid driver’s license and a minimum of two consecutive years documented driving experience within the United States.