ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHAM) – The United States Postal Service is looking to hire 50 new mail carriers in Rochester. The position of a city carrier assistant requires workers to deliver and collect mail on foot or by vehicle. Pay rates start at $16.78 an hour. Workers should be open to working weekdays, weekends and holidays. All applicants must have a valid state driver’s license, a safe driving record, and at least two years of documented driving experience. A written exam is required for all applicants, as well. Potential employees will also be screened for an employment history background check, military history, criminal conviction history, drug screening, and a personal interview. Applications will be accepted through June 23. There is no fee to apply. People who are interested can apply here.