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NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 25: Signage for the United States Post Office (USPS) is seen on September 25, 2013 in New York City. The USPS announced today that they're considering raising the price of stamps by 3 cents.
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Interested in working for the US postal service? Here's how to find and apply for jobs with the post office.

USPS Employment Information
USPS employment information, career opportunities and exam information are available in the USPS.com employment section of the United States Postal Service website. You'll need a valid email address and an online eCareer Profile to apply for jobs with the Postal Service.

USPS: Mail Processing Jobs
Applicants for most mail processing jobs must take an exam. Exam information, position requirements, and job requirements are posted online for each position. Exam registration is available by phone or online. Applicants must receive a passing score of 70 on the exam to be considered for employment.

Post Office Delivery, Customer Service, Administrative and Other Jobs
Visit http://www.usps.com/employment, click on Search Jobs Online. Then, you can either click on your state and the functional area you are interested in (customer service, delivery, etc.) to see all available openings. Click on the Apply button for instructions on how to apply.

USPS: Corporate Post Office Jobs
USPS Corporate Jobs are list by category. Position descriptions and application instructions are available for each open position.

USPS Sales and Marketing Jobs
The USPS is recruiting for USPS Sales and Marketing Jobs, including Manager, Major Accounts, Sales Managers and Commercial Sales Account Managers. Position descriptions and application instructions are available for each open position.

USPS Temporary Jobs
The United States Postal Services had a streamlined application process for employment opportunities, including temporary holiday help.

Visit http://www.usps.com/employment, click on Search Jobs Online. Then, you can either click on your state to see all available openings, or search by keyword (temporary or holiday or transitional). Apply online for the jobs that interest you.

Post Office Eligibility Requirements
The United States Post Office eligibility requirements for candidates for employment include a minimum age, citizenship or permanent resident alien status, basic competency in English, and medical and drug screening assessment.

Postal Service Salary and Benefits
Here's information on salary, overtime, benefits, insurance, vacation and sick leave for Postal Service employees:

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