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The United States Postal Service is consistently named one of the most trusted brands in America with over 245 years, delivered information, connected families and friends, and powered the engines of commerce and industry. USPS is now preparing for another busy holiday season, as online shopping and shipping continue to increase and package growth expands.

Right now, USPS is looking for committed and motivated individuals to join

in its mission of service to local communities and the nation through the holidays and beyond.

As part of its 10-year plan, Delivering for America, the Postal Service is focused on building a more stable and empowered workforce. The Postal Service offers competitive wages and benefits and career advancement opportunities.

Whether you are seeking seasonal, part-time, or a full-time opportunity, USPS wants you to consider a career in the postal services.

The Postal Service in River Falls is hosting a job fair to fill immediate openings for the positions of rural carrier associate, assistant rural carrier and city carrier assistant on Thursday, Oct. 14, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the River Falls Post Office. 

To assist potential applicants, USPS personnel will be on-site to provide detailed information about the positions and answer questions. Starting pay for rural carrier associate and assistant rural carrier is $19.06 per hour and for city carrier assistant is $18.51 per hour and $27.77 per hour

overtime, paid bi-weekly. Applications are accepted online only at

Applicants must be 18 years of age and be able to pass drug screening and a criminal background investigation. Applicants must be available to work weekends and holidays. See the job posting for full details for duties, responsibilities, requirements and benefits information.

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