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US Postal Service Clerk Interview Questions

Interviews at US Postal Service

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Clerk Interview

Anonymous Employee
Accepted Offer

Application

I applied through other source. I interviewed at US Postal Service.

Interview

Must pass battery test; then background, drug test and interview.

Negotiation

No negotiations; salary according to national agreement.

Other Interview Reviews for US Postal Service

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    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Saint Louis, MO
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at US Postal Service (Saint Louis, MO) in March 2011.

    Interview

    Easy, general questions. No trick questions. Majority of the interview is about making sure that you filled out the application correctly. When it asks you to complete the work experience portion and include any time that you were unemployed they mean it.

    Interview Questions

    • What do you do if a Supervisor instructed you to perform another detail 15 minutes after a different supervisor gave you specific directions.   2 Answers

  2. Helpful (1)  

    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at US Postal Service (Atlanta, GA) in July 2015.

    Interview

    It was a typical interview process. Nothing crazy that you wouldn't expect. Basic knowledge of the job, job history, how previous employment compares in some aspects etc. easy easy easy easy easy easy easy easy easy easy easy easy easy

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you feel you would be a good candidate for the position?   1 Answer
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    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at US Postal Service (Los Angeles, CA) in October 2014.

    Interview

    Interview process (short and simple) - got an e-mail to go onsite for an interview, parked my car in the lot and went in, owner came out and asked questions, then offered the job on the spot. Minimum wage during probation and will increase depending on performance.

    Interview Questions


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    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Tempe, AZ
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at US Postal Service (Tempe, AZ) in April 2013.

    Interview

    long process, three months to get hired, he interview was not a regular interview - just asked if you have ever been fired, can you work a flexible schedule, they don't care about work ethics or job experience

    Interview Questions


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    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Raleigh, NC
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at US Postal Service (Raleigh, NC) in November 2017.

    Interview

    Complete an online application based on job posting. Then complete a proctored assessment. Then attend a mass interview session with a brief (5 min) screening interview to assure that your application is complete and accurate.

    Interview Questions

    • Is there anything that you are aware of that would interfere with your ability to perform this job?   Answer Question

  6. Helpful (1)  

    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at US Postal Service.

    Interview

    Took a test. Don’t recall an interview. Had to pass training to get the position. A group that was offered jobs according to scores were informed of policies


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    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Tucson, AZ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at US Postal Service (Tucson, AZ) in September 2014.

    Interview

    Application is done on line and then you take a long test. You get called for an interview , by your test score. If you are a veteran they and 10 points to your score. You have to score at least 72 to be eligible. The test has several sections on memory. Comparing numbers. Math. Reading.

    Interview Questions

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    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at US Postal Service (Denver, CO) in January 2018.

    Interview

    Strenuous......many many takes and retakes of information sent. You have to wait a long time to even hear anything . Stay up on your email. Be prepared to fill out documents numerous times

    Interview Questions

    • what would your last boss say about you?   1 Answer

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    Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at US Postal Service (Chicago, IL).

    Interview

    Interview process was swift and easy. Hired within same day of interview after waiting 6 months to hear back from my app. I applied in July was interviewed in December. Simply pass background and drug test (if applicable). You've got the job.

    Interview Questions


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