PSE Sales & Services/Distribution Associate (Clerk)

United States Postal Service (USPS) - Madison - Madison, WI3.6


Note: All applicants must also fill out the full application at to be eligible for the position (See "Applications" below). This position may not be posted again for some time and late applications are not accepted.

Applications through Indeed must have the accompanying application completed to be considered for the position.

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Job Title
PSE Sales & Svcs/Distribution Associate

Facility Location
Any station in Madison, Middleton, or Verona, WI.

Functional Purpose
Performs distribution of mail and a variety of sales and customer support services for products. Maintains pleasant and effective public relations with customers and others requiring a general familiarity with postal laws, regulations, and procedures commonly used.

Duties are physically demanding requiring moderate to heavy lifting, carrying, prolonged standing, walking and reaching. PSEs may be required to handle heavy sacks of mail/parcels, sort & distribute incoming/outgoing mail, and work at a service window selling postal products & services to customers. Applicants must be able to perform the duties of the position with or without accommodation.

Postal Support Employees (PSEs) are pre-career employees who hold temporary appointments up to 360 days, with a 5 day lay-off between appointments. This position is the first step to career employment and promotion is subject to availability.

PSEs can be scheduled any hours and the position is intended to be very flexible, including weekends and holidays.

Salary Range
$17.19 per hour paid bi-weekly.


Limited benefits include paid time off at the rate of 1 hour for every 20 paid hours, and contractual pay raises. Non-career health benefits plan available upon hire.

Applications: All applicants must apply on line at

  • Click to "Search our Latest Job Openings" (upper right)
  • Use keyword "Madison" and select "Wisconsin"
  • Select the desired position from the search results and click "Apply" in the pop-up containing the complete job description
  • Follow the steps to create your application profile. Once you have created an application profile, it is quick and easy to apply for more positions. Many of our applicants do apply for multiple positions.

Note: Our application portal supports Firefox or Internet Explorer 6-10. Mobile devices are NOT compatible. Also, be sure to deactivate your pop up blocker.

Qualified applicants will have to pass a drug screening and criminal background investigation.

5 year US residency required.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $17.19 /hour

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly