USPS Job Application & Careers

The USPS job application can be filled out online or offline (by printing it out – use the .PDF link above to download the form to your computer). Several different types of careers can be applied for including both corporate and delivery/operations positions.

  • About the Company: The USPS is one of the world’s largest delivery services. The organization has more than 31,000 post offices in the United States.

Apply Online

Step 1 Click here to be taken to the careers page.

Step 2 – Press the “Search Now” button as outlined below.


Step 3 – Search by keyword, location, or functional area (i.e. job category), press the “Start” button to begin the search.


Step 4 – Select the jobs that you want to apply for (more than one job can be applied for at once), and then hit the “Apply” button.


Step 5 – Candidate Registration – Fill in the form with the following details:

  • First name
  • Last name
  • Username
  • Password
  • Email address


Step 6 – Personal Data – Enter the following:

  • First name
  • Last name
  • Birthplace (city/state)
  • Street number
  • Country
  • City
  • State
  • Zip
  • Mailing address
  • Email
  • Phone numbers
  • Preferred number


Step 7 – Work Experience – Submit answers for all of the required questions regarding your employment history.

  • Note: If prompted, enter your work experience/history details.


Step 8 – Education/Training:

  • Fill in your education history details
  • AND
  • List all degrees/courses of study


Step 9 – General Eligibility – Select yes/no for the required questions.


Step 10 – Complete the questionnaire, and submit any other required details for the remaining subsections of the form.

How to Write

Step 1 – Download the .PDF file by clicking the button at the top of the page.

Step 2 – On the first page of the document complete the following sections:

General Information (full name, contact details, etc.)

Education History (names/locations of schools, dates attended, etc.)

Step 3 – Employment History – Enter the following details into this subsection:

  • Employer’s name/address
  • Dates employed
  • Position
  • Manager
  • Responsibilities
  • Reason for leaving

Step 4 – Complete the remaining subsections of the application and then sign/date the document (at the bottom of the last page).