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US Postal Service Reviews

Updated Jan 24, 2020

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2.9
42%
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42%
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US Postal Service Postmaster General & CEO Megan J.  Brennan
Megan J. Brennan
1,601 Ratings
  1. "Great Opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Holiday Clerk 
    Recommends

    I worked at US Postal Service part-time

    Pros

    Everything, manager, co-workers, pay, hours.

    Cons

    Not a full-time Permanent position

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the awesome job

    US Postal Service2020-01-22
  2. "Long hours"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Outbound Sales Specialist 

    I worked at US Postal Service full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Advancement opportunities are great. Relocation available

    Cons

    High stress, no personal life

    Advice to Management

    Treat everyone equal

    US Postal Service2020-01-23
  3. "Effective Leadership"

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    Former Employee - Acting Supervisor in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Postal Service full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Determined, Attentive, Alert, Coach, Motivate

    Cons

    Detailed Oriented, Competitive, Goes over Beyond, Complete without Supervision

    US Postal Service2020-01-22
  4. "My experience"

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    Current Employee - Dock Worker in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Postal Service full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great health insurance and get a lot of overtime

    Cons

    A lot of the workers are not friendly

    Advice to Management

    Management is ok with me

    US Postal Service2020-01-21
  5. "Postal work not glamorous"

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    Current Employee - SSA in North Plains, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Postal Service part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Union wages, good benefits, ability to transfer anywhere in the US, opportunities for Advancement.

    Cons

    Poorly trained management, no acknowledgement for a job well done, Government bureaucracy, very busy during the holiday season, no time off allowed around Christmas.

    Advice to Management

    Be engaged in your work, care about what you do, not just about making the quota.

    US Postal Service2020-01-23
  6. "Current Employer"

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    Current Employee - Mail Handler Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Postal Service full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits and work environment

    Cons

    Little flexibility and little to no holiday time off

    US Postal Service2020-01-23
  7. "Positive"

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    Current Employee - SCS 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Postal Service full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The salary and benefits are great

    Cons

    Long hours without a lot of appreciation

    US Postal Service2020-01-20
  8. "Nsa"

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    Current Employee - Agent Office Staff 

    I have been working at US Postal Service full-time

    Pros

    Stability, hours, pay, tasks are pleasant, opportunities to move up.

    Cons

    Laborous, unpredictable, long wait to make career, minor injuries, management can change and make things unpredictable.

    US Postal Service2020-01-19
  9. "Can be sketchy"

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    Former Employee - Customer Care Agent in Wichita, KS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Postal Service full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pay, Benefits, Union, Sometimes easy work

    Cons

    Lack of communication at the Call center, they hired too many people too fast and it caused some of us to loose our jobs. They can fire you for what ever reason they want within 90 days and you cannot file a grievance.

    US Postal Service2020-01-18
  10. "The money is great!"

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    Former Employee - Rural Carrier Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Postal Service full-time

    Pros

    You can make good money.

    Cons

    No on the job training.

    Advice to Management

    Don't forget where you came from.

    US Postal Service2020-01-18
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