CHICAGO (CBS) — CBS 2 is Working for Chicago and letting you know about job opportunities at the post office

The United States Postal Service (USPS) is hiring for various Chicago locations for a City Carrier Assistant (CCA).

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The positions are open now through July 4, 2021.  The jobs start at $18.01 per hour.

Applications will only be accepted online at Click on the “Search Now and Apply” option and select Illinois to see the current openings.

According to the USPS, jobs are posted daily and some are open for a limited time. The USPS suggests to check back frequently.

To be considered, applicants must qualify on the assessment test, performance test and have a current driving license with a minimum of two years good driving record.

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Applicants have to meet the following requirements.

• Must be 18 years of age or High School graduate.

• Must be US Citizen or have permanent resident alien status.

• Must pass a background check, drug test and pre-employment medical assessment.

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• Must reside within daily commuting distance of the position. The completed application must be submitted online by the closing date.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff