(September 24, 2014) SALT LAKE CITY – In the coming weeks, the U.S. Postal Service will hire approximately 400 employees to work at select Utah Post Offices; 360 of the positions are temporary for the holidays only, and 40 are year-long appointments. Most of the positions are based in the Wasatch Front.
The temporary holiday positions include 60 city carrier assistant holiday jobs which pay $15.30 an hour, and 300 clerks and mail handlers, which is primarily night time work, and pays $12-$15 an hour. Candidates must be available to work a flexible schedule. The number of hours worked will vary.
Approximately 40 city carrier assistants will also be hired. These are non-career positions, pay $15.30 an hour and are initially appointed for 360-days. The city carrier assistant positions have the possibility of future employment as a career employee. Applicants must be available to work a flexible schedule, Monday through Saturday. The number of hours worked will vary.