The U.S. Postal Service USPS is seeking to hire 600 new positions across the United States. These will mostly be entry level and seasonal positions and purpose is to fulfill the demand of deliveries during the holiday season.
Entry Level and Season Jobs
USPS announced around 500 new jobs last time during this period. They require around a 100 more this year. United States Postal Service is calling for applications for 275 entry level and 350 seasonal positions. These positions are required to be filled in Maui, Hawaii island, Kauai and Oahu. Additionally, 75 of these job openings are in Maui. For Maui, USPS spokesperson Duke Gonzales announced that 35 of these positions are entry level and 40 are seasonal spots.
“These positions are great opportunities for anyone seeking a fast-paced, rewarding work environment with good pay,” USPS Operations Manger Kevin Nakaoka said in a news release. Furthermore, these jobs are available on all islands. They’re looking for 525 new hires on Oʻahu, 60 to 70 on Maui, about 75 on Hawaiʻi Island, and about 20 on Kauaʻi.
These 350 seasonal jobs are ideal for candidates who are looking to make some extra money during the holiday season. They seasonal positions include the roles of holiday clerks and will be located statewide. Filling these positions is important for USPS as they are considered as key in delivering happy holiday to the customers. Therefore, they are keen fill these roles. Entry level positions include vacancies at Honolulu mail processing facility and mail carrier positions statewide. Starting salaries for these positions range from $18.01 to $ 20.66 plus 25% for cost of living.
Vaccine mandate is applicable on all federal workers. However, Postal Service is quasi-governmental agency and postal workers do not fall under the category of federal workers. Although COVID shots are highly recommended.
These hiring are a part of USPS “peak season” plan. in addition to this, U.S. Postal Service are bringing 40,000 new employees across the United States. Alongside, they are deploying new machinery at selected locations and redesigning their mail processing and transportation networks.
To apply, visit www.USPS.com/careers, click on “Apply Now” and select “Hawaii” as the location.
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