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Why do you want to work for USPS?
We cannot stress enough the importance of doing your homework before an interview! USPS wants individuals who are reliable and also those who are willing to work hard to get the job done right. You want them to know that you fit the profile of the type of candidate they are looking for. But first, you want to butter them up a little bit! After a little research, you will learn about their mission to create new products and services to meet the needs of their customers. They strive to keep up with the latest technology to make sure packages and mail are delivered as quickly as possible. Review the website and then consider checking out what people are saying about them on If you are impressed by the employee reviews, talk about their reputation. Companies love to hear about the good things future employees are looking forward to experiencing! It makes them feel good and shows you are not looking for just any job. Find two the three positive qualities about the company and talk about how they excite or impress you.

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User-Submitted Answers

Why do you want to work for USPS?
The position is something that I have always been interested in, it is out of my comfort zone which will push me harder to succeed.
I chose to apply for the USPS so I can finally start a career that will be rewarding. The USPS is the second largest employer in the United States and the job security, benefits, and competitive pay offer a lot for me.
The post office is one of the largest employers in the us country, I am a motivated person and like to always learn something new.
To work with a diversity of people and advancement for growth.
I chose to apply because the job was exactly what I am looking for. It is very close to home, has perfect hours, the pay is great, and I enjoy working by myself.
I am looking for a stable, permanent job that I can retire from. I relied on USPS
Because I have a great deal of respect for the post office and admire how organize they are. I like to be part of serving the community.
I'm looking for a career that I can advance in and grow with the company.
I have always wanted to work for usps, and I seen there was an opportunity to utilize my skills.
I am currently unemployed, and I saw a add for hire. I have always wanted to become a part of the team.
Job security and benefits with good pay.
Because USPS deliver high quality services and provide excellent customer experiences.
Wanting to become a part of a team that is consistent every day for the satisfaction of the costumers.
Looking for new career that will lasts and secure.
Federal job lots of opportunities to grow and I like to deal with people.
I have wanted to work at a job that could be a career for quite some time. I was exicted to see there was an opening.
They have a very important job delivering mail to so many people and they have great benefits.
I believe that we all can have a challenge in our lives, I believe that working in the USPS will be a very rewarding job.
I am looking for a more challenging position.
I believe there are great opportunities here to grow and learn.
I've been interested in USPS since working at a small post office.