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13 Action News reporter Parker Collins finds out what it takes to work for USPS

USPS hiring 100+ in Vegas area
Posted at 12:47 PM, Oct 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-06 15:04:12-05

UPDATE NOV. 6: 13 Action News reporter Parker Collins recently spent the day finding out what it takes to work for the United States Postal Service. USPS is currently looking to hire more than 100 people in the Las Vegas area for the holiday season. 


The United States Postal Service has announced that it is hiring more than 100 employees to work at processing facilities and post offices in Southern Nevada during the holiday season.

The open positions include, City Carrier Assistant, Rural Carrier Associate, Assistant Rural Carrier, Mail Handler Assistant, Casual Mail handlers and Postal Support Employee. We also are looking for Holiday Transportation Assistants, a valid class A CDL for NV is required.

Some positions are longer term positions and could lead to permanent placement with the Postal Service. There is a variety of hours offered as well as locations. The hourly wages range from $12.00 to $17.40 with varying shifts and days off.


From the website, click on “Search Now,” select “Nevada” click “Start,” then click on the link for the appropriate job.  Jobs are posted frequently, so keep checking in every day.

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 should log on to http://usps.com/careers[usps.com] frequently to check for new postings.