Milwaukee Post Office hiring City Carrier Assistants

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- The Milwaukee Post Office will post more of the new City Carrier Assistant (CCA) positions May 3rd - May 10th.

Job seekers in the community are encouraged to build their online profile and apply at

The CCA is a new category of non-career employee and is the path to possible future employment as a full-time carrier with postal career employee status. Starting pay is $15 per hour.

CAAs will be appointed for term not to exceed 360 calendar days. At the end of the term, CCAs are eligible for reappointment for another 360-day term. CCAs will enjoy benefits -- including salary increases, vacation time and an opportunity to enroll in a health benefits plan after 360 days of employment.

Positions are posted online at

All applicants must be submitted online. Immediately after an application is accepted, applicants will be directed to information to assist in preparing for the Postal Entrance Examination 473.

A minimun score of 70 (excluding veterans' preference points) is required to be considered  for a position. Higher scores are given hiring preference, so it is important to be prepared and do well on the exam.

To be considered for employment, an application must also have a valid state driver's license for two consecutive years and demonstrate and maintain a safe driving record, and successfully pass a per-employment drug screening.