Government jobs: Postal Service seeking automotive technicians

Automotive technicians looking for a government career need look no further than the U.S. Postal Service.

The agency is seeking technicians to “perform routine and complex repairs and maintenance on all types of motor vehicles used in the Postal Service fleet,” according to an announcement Monday.

Pay starts at $19.80 per hour and comes with benefits including sick leave, vacations and retirement. Applicants will be asked to take a series of test as part of the hiring process.

For more information visit usps.com, click on “careers” and then search for openings in Washington.

Applicants must be 18 years old (or age 16 with a high school diploma) and be a U.S. citizen or have the status of a permanent resident.