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United States Postal Service

The United States Postal Service® has a long history of providing career opportunities to veterans, reservists, and their family members. We value the leadership, reliability, and high-tech skills veterans bring to the organization, as well as their loyalty and integrity.

The Postal Service® is the second largest employer in the United States, delivering billions of pieces of mail per year - connecting virtually every U.S. home and business. We seek the best leadership available to continue our excellence in operational performance.

Military Service is treated as prior employment. In order to receive preference in hiring, you must clearly identify your claim for veteran’s preference on your online application.

We offer a variety of challenging and rewarding opportunities nationwide. Here are some of the types of positions available in our delivery and operations organizations.

Automotive Mechanic

Troubleshoots, diagnoses, and performs routine repairs and scheduled maintenance on all types of motor vehicles used in the postal fleet.


Automotive Technician

Performs routine and complex repairs and maintenance on all types of motor vehicles used in the postal fleet. Troubleshoots and diagnoses more complex vehicle malfunctions using a variety of computerized test equipment.


City Carrier / City Carrier Assistant

Delivers and collects mail on foot or by vehicle under varying road and weather conditions in an assigned area.



Performs manual labor duties in connection with custody of an office or building.


Industrial Engineer

Oversees and applies nationwide industrial engineering, standardization and continuous improvement policies, standards and processes to improve service and cost performance.


Mail Handler Assistant

Loads, unloads and moves bulk mail and performs other duties related to mail processing.


Rural Carrier / Rural Carrier Associate

Cases, delivers and collects mail along a rural route using a vehicle.


Tractor Trailer Operator

Operates a heavy duty tractor-trailer either in over-the-road, city shuttle service, or trailer spotting operations.


In addition the USPS offers corporate careers in accounting, business, finance, logistics, marketing, sales and human resources. Management, supervisory and administrative skills gained from military service correspond with many USPS corporate jobs. Our corporate and administrative careers provide outstanding opportunities for career advancement and growth.

With open lines of communication available to leadership and management at all levels of the organization, as well as a high standard of ethical conduct for all postal employees, we strive to create an environment built on integrity and trust, as well as ensuring employees are able to understand their role in the organization and expected level of performance.

We encourage our employees to become involved in every area of business operations from corporate leadership to everyday management. Cross-functional opportunities range from administrative d technical support functions to processing and delivery operations.

We proudly support local and national veteran outreach organizations to help United States Veterans find a secure and stable career at the United States Postal Service.

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