Note: All applicants must also fill out the full application at USPS.com/employment to be eligible for the position (See "Applications" below).
Applications through Indeed must have the accompanying USPS.com application completed to be considered for the position.
The Madison Main Post Office (3902 Milwaukee St) is hosting a walk-in job fair from May 13-18 (10am-6pm), May 20-24 (10am-6pm), and May 25 (10am-3pm). Stop in to learn more about positions and apply.
Tractor Trailer Operator (TTO) (Career Position with Benefits)
Salary Range: $22.26 - $29.77 per hour paid bi-weekly
A TTO is responsible for transporting Mail to and from the Madison Processing and Distribution Center to our local City of Madison Post Office Stations, Mailers, and Businesses. Drivers are responsible for loading and unloading their own trucks, and routes are within the greater Madison area. We are a 24/7 operation and new employees will be expected to have a varying work schedules to include weekends and Holidays. Class A CDL is required; our fleet includes Tractor/Trailers, 24ft Straight Trucks, and Yard Spotter.
To Apply, visit usps.com/careers. Search using keyword "Madison" and select "Wisconsin" (leave functional area blank). Choose "Trailer Tractor Operator" from list and Apply.
The application portal is not compatible with smartphones or other mobile devices.
DRIVING REQUIRED: CDL REQUIRED: Applicants must have a valid commercial driver’s license (CDL) from the state in which they live. If applicants have an intrastate CDL, they must self-certify to their state that they operate or expect to operate in excepted interstate commerce, as required by 49 CFR part 383.71(b)(1)(ii).
Applicants must have a safe driving record, and at least two years of unsupervised experience driving passenger cars or larger vehicles and one year of full time unsupervised experience (or equivalent) driving a 7-ton or larger truck, tractor-trailer, or a 16-passenger or larger bus. The driving must have taken place in the U.S. or its possessions or territories or in U.S. military installations worldwide.
Further, applicants must inform the Postal Service of all previous employment as the driver of a commercial vehicle for the past 10 years and complete a Driving Notification and Compliance Certificate.
BENEFIT INFORMATION: This is a career position which offers excellent benefits. Newly hired employees are covered by the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS). Upon hire, employees are eligible to contribute into the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) which is similar to 401(k) plans. We also offer the option to enroll into the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) program as well as the Federal Employees Group = Life Insurance (FEGLI). Dental, Vision and Long-Term Care Insurance Programs as well as Flexible Spending Accounts to cover eligible out-of-pocket health care and dependent care (day care) expenses are also available. We offer extra pay when working on a federal holiday (10 per calendar year) as well as accrued vacation and sick leave.
Qualified applicants will have to pass a drug screening and criminal background investigation.
Five year US residency is required.
Opportunity for job advancement/No college education necessary.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $22.26 to $29.77 /hour