Guide to Bid Assignments/Routes on USPS LiteBlue

Hello friends, are you a USPS employee? Then you can bid for assignments/routes through USPS LiteBlue. For the new and current employees who don’t know how to use this portal, today is your day learning about bidding for assignments/routes.

First, you will understand which ways in bidding—the requirements needed for you to access the portal. Therefore, for all information about how you can bid for assignments/routes, continue reading this guide.

What Do You Require to Access the USPS LiteBlue Bidding Portal?

  • First, you need to be a United States Postal Service employee and be a craft employee to access the bidding portal.
  • Next, you need to have an employee ID and USPS PIN.
  • These are the vital requirements you need to have.

Where and How to Find the USPS LiteBlue Bidding Portal

For most new and current employees who have not used this portal before, then here is where you will find the bidding website.

  • Go to LiteBlue and make sure you have the requirements to access the main page.
  • You will need to log in to LiteBlue portal, and top of the Home page, you will see My HR and Inside USPS.
  • Click on My HR to locate the portal.


  • When you have done so, then go to the right-hand side, and you will see the following;
  1. A Craft Employee
  2. Life Change Event
  3. On Military Duty
  4. Retiring Soon
  • Out of these options, select A Craft Employee. There are sub-categories, including Uniform Program, Access eJob Bidding, and Access eReassign.
  • Click on Access eJob Bidding.
Access eJob Bidding

Access eJob Bidding

By doing so, you will have found the eJob Bidding portal.

Let’s move to the next step.

How to Bid for Assignments/Routes Using eJob Bidding

So, now you have known how to find the portal. It is now time to sign in and start bidding for assignments/routes.

When you click on Access eJob Bidding, you will be redirected to a new web page.

There you will be required to enter your username and password to log on.

NB: Remember, you cannot access the portal if you are outside the United States of America.

Once you log on, the USPS Job Bidding page will open.

You can enter job bids on the page, withdraw job bids, view your bid list, retreat rights, and job slot information.

To bid for assignments/routes, click on Enter Job Bids.

Then click on the job posting number to view the available assignments/routes.

Job Posting Number

Job Posting Number

You will see the various job slots and view them. Click on the Job Number, which is under the Job Slot section.

Additionally, you can bid for more than one assignment. When doing so, you should indicate the choices in terms of 1, 2, 3…. etc.

Job Number and Number of Assignments

Job Number and Number of Assignments

After your selection, you can confirm them by clicking on Submit Job Bids.

If you are not ready to you, don’t need to submit your selections. Click on Cancel.

NB: You can do this any time of the day or night.

Another Way of Bidding for an Assignment/Route

If you think the eJob Bidding portal is challenging, you can call the HRSSC support service for help in bidding.


How do I Bid on USPS assignments/routes?

  • To successfully bid on the assignments or routes, you should have a PC or smartphone with a secure internet connection. Then log in to LiteBlue using your USPS details (Employee ID and Password).

How do you bid on a mail contact?

  • For you to qualify for bidding for a mail contract, you must fill in the PS Form 5436 and send it to an office near your Zip code.

What is a Bid Cluster in the Post Office?

  • This is a group of offices with the same first three digits of the zip code from one city.

How does the USPS job bidding work?

  • The bidding jobs process is automated, and you can use this service 24/7 using your smartphone or computer. But it would help if you had a secure internet connection.


Now you don’t have to make calls to HRSSC to bid for assignments or routes. Nonetheless, you can still do so, but now there is an easier way to bid for these services. The only thing you require is to have your work credentials and log in to LiteBlue.

No matter the time, you can bid for assignments/routes. Thank you for taking the time to read this guide. For any questions about the process of bidding, please leave a comment, and you will get a solution.