Postal Service hosting August job fair in Indy

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Looking for a new job? The US Postal Service is hosting a job fair in Indianapolis next month. USPS will hold the fair at the Greater Indiana District Conference Center, located at 8765 Guion Rd., on August 11. It will take place from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. As the holidays approach,…

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USPS: Driven employee accelerates into VMF mechanic job

When Andrew Carson joined the Postal Service in 2011, he never expected that he’d one day become a top mechanic at the Columbia, SC, Vehicle Maintenance Facility (VMF). “At that time, I didn’t know what a VMF was,” he said. Carson was hired as a casual mail handler. He later applied for a job as…

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APWU, USPS Reach Settlement On PSE Fingerprint Compensation, Costs

Web News Article #: 146-2015 07/21/2015 – The APWU and the Postal Service signed an agreement on July 15, 2015, that will compensate Postal Support Employees (PSEs) for the time they spent and costs they incurred to obtain fingerprints for background investigations that were required for their conversion to career status, Industrial Relations Director Tony…

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USPS OIG: Hiring Practices in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Audit Report – HR-AR-15-003 – 12/18/2014 Background This report responds to a request from Representative Donna M. Christensen of the U.S. Virgin Islands to review concerns about the hiring process used to fill the Postal Support Employee (non-career) laborer custodian positions in St. Croix and St. Thomas. She also inquired as to whether the Postal…

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APWU: New Organizing Materials Available

Web News Article #: 224-2014 12/05/2014 – New organizing materials are now available, Organization Department Director Anna Smith has announced. “Members do not have to dispose of the existing materials. They can start using the new organizing materials when needed,” she says. New materials include a Welcome Book, PSE Brochure, and 1187s. The changes that…

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APWU: Do You Know Someone Who Needs a Job?

Web News Article #: 187-2014 10/19/2014 – If you’ve got family members or friends who are looking for work, you may want to encourage them to apply for new positions that are being created as a result of a recent APWU arbitration win, says President Mark Dimondstein. The APWU’s victory will result in the creation…

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USPS Holiday/Seasonal Job Opportunities: Louisville, KY – Quad Cities, IL – Cleveland, OH – Waterloo, IA

Postal service needs 130 seasonal workers in Louisville, KY – Courier-Journal.com (October 3, 2014) The U.S. Postal Service intends to hire about 130 seasonal employees at the Louisville Processing and Distribution Facility, 1420 Gardiner Lane, to handle expected heavy holiday mail volumes through December.The positions include “casuals” who will load and move bulk mail (bags,…

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