The Postal Service jobs start next month and pay $16 an hour. They are all based in Northeast Philadelphia.
The Postal Service is looking to hire 340 holiday helpers to handle the extra letters and packages during December.
Applicants will be assigned to one of two locations — Philadelphia Network Distribution Center (NDC), 1900 Byberry Road or Philadelphia NDC (Annex), 9801 Blue Grass Road.
While job postings will be posted continuously over the next two months at www.usps.com/careers, currently the position for Casual Mail Handler is open through October 30. Applicants can expect to start in early November and work till January 3, 2020. The salary is $16 per hour.
Those interested may apply on the website. A general overview of USPS employment requirements is available at about.usps.com/careers/employment-requirements.htm. An explanation of specific job requirements can be found on the individual job postings.
Job openings will be regularly posted until all positions are filled. Those interested in employment with the Postal Service should log on to http://usps.com/careers weekly to check for new postings.