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Postal Service Holding Northern Virginia Job Fair

Are you looking for a new career? The Postal Service has many immediate, rewarding openings for individuals in the Northern Virginia area. Details...

Are you looking for a new career? The Postal Service has many immediate, rewarding openings for individuals who enjoy working outside and meeting new people. Information about these opportunities will be available during our job fair on Friday, April 26, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the following location:

Manassas Main Post Office
8801 Sudley Road
Manassas, VA 20110

Job fair attendees will be able to meet with postal officials who will provide firsthand descriptions of job openings and other information.

The Postal Service is looking to hire carriers to deliver mail in Merrifield and the surrounding area. Positions available include:

Position Starting Pay Requirements
Assistant Rural Carriers $17.78 an hour No written exam required.
Rural Carrier Associate $17.78 an hour Written exam is required.
City Carrier Associate $17.29 an hour Written exam is required.

For questions about the job fair, please contact our Local Services personnel at 703-698-6345.

Applicants must be able to pass a drug screening and a criminal background investigation. Any position that has a driving requirement will also require a valid driver license and clean 2-year driving history. Citizenship or permanent resident status is required. In the event of an on-site interview, applicants should also bring along a list of work history for the last five years. Males should bring their Selective Service Registration number and military veterans should bring their DD214s and veteran preference documents (if applicable).

The Postal Service is a great place to work. Employment with the Postal Service provides job security as well as many challenging and rewarding promotional opportunities to job seekers.

If you’re unable to attend the job fair, please visit to apply and learn about job openings.

The Postal Service does not receive tax dollars for operating expenses; it relies entirely on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations.

For more events in our area, visit our community events calendar.

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