CHICAGO (WLS) -- The U.S. Postal Service is now hiring for positions at various locations in Chicago.
The Postal Service is adding city carrier assistants with starting pay at just over $18 an hour. Online applications are being accepted through Saturday, June 26.
Applications are only being accepted online at usps.com/careers. Click on "Search Now and Apply" and select Illinois to view current openings.
Jobs are posted daily and are open for a limited time, the Postal Service said.
Qualified candidates must be 18 or a high school graduate; a U.S. citizen or have permanent resident status; must pass a background check, drug test and pre-employment medical assessment; and must reside within daily commuting distance of the position.
Completed applications must be submitted online by the closing date.