Published On: Wed, Sep 15th, 2021

USPS Hosting Job Fairs to Fill Holiday Positions

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The United States Postal Service (USPS) is looking to fill 40,000 job openings to meet its high delivery demands for the 2021 holiday season. USPS is reaching its peak time of the year for mail and package deliveries. Tens of thousands of seasonal positions open every year to make sure all the mail gets delivered on time. In 2020, USPS hired more than 50,000 seasonal workers and still suffered from widespread delays. As COVID-19 fueled a surge in online shopping, mail carriers such as United Parcel Service (UPS) and USPS reported package backlogs and had to cut off new delivery orders for some retailers just weeks before Christmas 2020. To avoid unnecessary delays, USPS encouraged its customers to send holiday gifts as soon as possible, according to a statement released by USPS last holiday season. This year, USPS is anticipating another surge in mail and package volumes and will be … Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS

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