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How long does the background check take?

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  • Not that long.

  • Some times it can take a couple of months.

  • A week or 2

  • The process is pretty quick

  • Background check take a few minutes per an individual and it is sent to the USPS immediately..but remember due to the large amount of applicants by the time the USPS goes through all the applicants,its a week..7 - 10 business days.

  • From time of interview to getting into the job, it took 4 months.

  • Typically 7 to 10 calendar days. Probably longer if you lived in different places within the 5-year period.

  • GIS indicates that it is taking them longer this year (2018). Background checks are averaging 7 to 10 business days. Much too long for seasonal work. Keep looking for a job and take one if it is offered sooner that USPS.

  • May take up to 3 weeks.

  • You will know if you passes in about a weeks time or less.

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