Postal Careers. The U. S. Postal Service (USPS) employs over 617,000 workers in 300 job categories for positions at 31,600 post offices, branches, stations, and community post offices throughout the United States.Is the USPS a federal job?
The United States Postal Service (USPS; also known as the Post Office, U.S. Mail, or Postal Service) is an independent agency of the United States federal government responsible for providing postal service in the United States, including its insular areas and associated states.Are postal employees government employees?
Those who work for the United States Postal Service are federal employees. They get the same benefits and compensation as others who work for the federal government. Although the U.S. Postal Service was completely managed by the U.S. government prior to 1971, it is now considered an independent agency of the government.