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Q: Become a Postal Inspector ( Answered 5 out of 5 stars,   0 Comments )
Subject: Become a Postal Inspector
Category: Business and Money > Employment
Asked by: feedthemonkey-ga
List Price: $5.00
Posted: 07 Aug 2002 15:54 PDT
Expires: 06 Sep 2002 15:54 PDT
Question ID: 51941
How does one apply to become a Postal Inspector? Specifically, where
can I find an application (hopefully online), and where can I read
about the job application/ interview process?

I was not impressed with the information I found at
Subject: Re: Become a Postal Inspector
Answered By: blader-ga on 07 Aug 2002 16:02 PDT
Rated:5 out of 5 stars
Dear feedthemonkey:

Thank you for your question. Here is a detailed listing of the
requirements for the position of Postal Inspector:


    * A conferred, 4-year degree from an accredited college or
university. Vision of 20/100 in each eye without glasses (Snellen),
corrected to at least 20/30 in one eye and 20/40 in the other eye; and
good color perception. Individuals who have undergone radial
keratotomy (RK) are considered unsuitable for employment.
    * Ability to hear at ordinary conversation levels from 15 feet,
without a hearing aid.
    * In good physical condition (weight proportional to height) and
mental condition.
    * No felony convictions, or misdemeanor convictions of domestic
    * A valid state driver’s license for at least two years.
    * Ability to demonstrate the following attributes, as measured by
the Assessment Center:

    * Write and speak English clearly.
    * Schedule and complete activities in a logical, timely sequence.
    * Comprehend and execute instructions written and spoken in
    * Think clearly and comprehend verbal and non-verbal information.
    * Interact with others to obtain or exchange information or
    * Perceive or identify relevant details and associate them with
other facts.

Qualified applicants must successfully pass a pre-employment drug
screening to meet the U. S. Postal Service’s requirement to be drug
free, as well as a background investigation, polygraph examination,
and Assessment Center evaluation. Applicants must also be a U. S.
citizen between 21 and 36 years of age. Must be willing to relocate
where needed.

More Special Requirements are available at the source for the above

An application form as well as a guide book to Postal Inspector
recruitment at the United States Postal Service is here:

Google Search Strategy:

    "postal inspector" position application OR interview

I hope this helps!

Best Regards,
feedthemonkey-ga rated this answer:5 out of 5 stars
Exactly the information that I requestes. Very fast answer.

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