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Company > UPS

Package Handlers Jobs

[QUOTE who="Marj in Garland, Texas"]Does UPS accept female as part time package handler?[/QUOTE]

Yes

[QUOTE who="Brittney615"]What does a air ...

11 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="VBS31 in Westchester County, New York"]I wonder if this driver will be classified as a "negative rehire":

myfox8.com/2012/12/22/ups-man-steals ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Gary in Houston, Texas"]Does anyone know anything about overtime at UPS during the holidays? What's the pay bump?[/QUOTE]

Typically time-and-a-half ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="anon in Boise, Idaho"]= try Whole Foods Market, Costco, to name a couple. Seriously, can you pay all of your bills and buy Christmas gifts at $560/month take ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

anon in Boise, Idaho,

First off, if you're seriously subtracting taxes from the wage to exploit a "true" wage, then this must be your first job. You'll soon learn ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="VBS31 in Westchester County, New York"]Said the person who's every post is promoting an agenda about how wonderful the job is.[/QUOTE]

I have never ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Sheep in New York, New York"]So that means that the actual pay rate is even LESS than $8 an hour.

Supposedly, even the orientation/training pay is ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Sheep in New York, New York"]Are Helpers allowed to accept tips and/or gifts ?

Do Helpers have to pay Union dues out of their orientation/training pay ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="VBS31 in Westchester County, New York"]Sheep, my mistake. You know, it's $8 here too. I recall that when I first looked into the "opportunity," ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Salaries, Bonuses and Benefits.

[QUOTE who="caine0001 in Maysville, Kentucky"]That is exactly what I was saying. But the question still remains, do you get this overtime even if you are non-union? I was ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Salaries, Bonuses and Benefits.

[QUOTE who="dosmastr in Maple Shade, New Jersey"]see the key is if its 5 hours one ONE SHIFT

IF you do a double its OT after EIGHT hours.[/QUOTE]

That's not ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="AmericanInNeed in Anaheim, California"][T]his position involves hard, physical labor... On the average the driver's helper delivers 200-400 packages a day ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Sheep in New York, New York"]In response to VBS31 from Westchester County, NY; The hourly pay for a Driver Helper in -NYC- is only $8.00! Just 75 cents above ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="AmericanInNeed in Anaheim, California"]My friend just called me from Chicago and read in the paper that UPS will be hiring over 100 holiday workers this year ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="VBS31 in Westchester County, New York"]You spend a great deal of time lecturing people and condescending to them. Are you perhaps a company shill? Is the ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="onionskin1 in Mchenry, Illinois"]They don't pick anybody up! Made that clear @ orientation. My first time, maybe they have in the past.
500 dollar bonus ...

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="VBS31 in Westchester County, New York"]How about this:

1. I live in New York.
2. You don't.
3. IT'S TOO LOW FOR NEW YORK.[/QUOTE]

22 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="VBS31 in Westchester County, New York"]$8.50 is too low for NY. And the fact that a union guy is making over $30 is all the more reason the helper should more ...

23 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="AmericanInNeed in Garden Grove, California"]Two outspoken HR reps actually apologized for the unfair low wages and union greed.[/QUOTE]

23 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

VBS31,
No matter where you reside, UPS operates with the same mentality. No interaction with a driver would be sufficient to tag you as a negative rehire, thus it's fair to ...

23 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="VBS31 in Westchester County, New York"]And you know this how? What similar situation were you in?[/QUOTE]

In an earlier post you indicated "...I ...

23 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="VBS31 in Westchester County, New York"]I'm looking for a cogent response as to why I'm a "negative rehire," when I know I haven't done anything ...

23 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="VBS31 in Westchester County, New York"]Sure they do. You're telling me that I'm a "negative rehire" and then not giving me a reason? Sorry, but no ...

23 months ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="VBS31 in Westchester County, New York"]No. But this really gets my goat. I'm not going to allow it to go by. You at least need to give an answer as to why ...

23 months ago
Company > UPS

Package Handlers Jobs

[QUOTE who="regan in Virginia Beach, Virginia"]30 year upser, im getting out of the military soon, only doing my four years, going back to school n was going to work for ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Alex in Grapevine, Texas"]Hah wow, 12.88 with only 145 stops. Over here it's 8.50/hr and today, we did 283 stops[/QUOTE]

Stop counts can be deceitful ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

No reason to be upset.

Post-Thanksgiving volume levels fueled by Black Friday & Cyber Monday have cooled off, leading to little to no increases (and often slight ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Transfers

[QUOTE who="njdriverhelper in Plainsboro, New Jersey"]So, I plan on moving from New Jersey to Texas within the year.

I would like to begin a career with UPS, and am ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="njdriverhelper in Plainsboro, New Jersey"]Pay is $8.50 an hour in my area. It seems like it may vary.[/QUOTE]

The contract sets the wage at $8.50 ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

Package Handlers Jobs

While I know everybody wants to hear from '30 year upser' :), there's a current thread on DH with more pertinent information that easily addresses all the questions I've read:

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Salaries, Bonuses and Benefits.

[QUOTE who="Brandis in West Branch, Iowa"]Is it hard for a 47 yr old woman to get a job as a package handler? [/quote]

No. They hire many middle-aged women. In ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Salaries, Bonuses and Benefits.

[QUOTE who="perrinao in Whittier, California"]Can anyone tell me how long it usually takes to become a package truck driver once you start working for UPS. I really want ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Obi Wan in Covina, California"]Went today for an interview in So. Cal.

(1) Pay: $8.50.
(2) Between 0-30 hours a week.
(3) Must be ready ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="FOUR4SE7EN in Herriman, Utah"]Got my 2nd check for last week... Got paid 232$ after taxes for 32hrs & got 2hrs 43min overtime which was 30 bucks[/QUOTE ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="FOUR4SE7EN in Salt Lake City, Utah"]Do you know how overtime works for driver helpers? [/QUOTE]

Per contract, DH are paid OT for hours worked in excess ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Caligirl2 in Silicon Valley, California"]Hi There....Just applied for the Driver Helper position in San Jose, CA and Im a women :) Is this strictly a mans ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

Package Handlers Jobs

[QUOTE who="Ottoman in Rockford, Illinois"]i m working part time as a package handler how long it will take to become a fulltime worker in the UPS ?[/QUOTE]

It ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

Package Handlers Jobs

[QUOTE who="Thien in Colton, California"]I'm wondering if it were for a seasonal position as a handler or for a permanent part-time as the requisition didn't say seasonal ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="FOUR4SE7EN in Salt Lake City, Utah"]Hey guys, i worked my first day as a driver helper today! I worked from 11:30 am to 5:30 pm....He was only going to work me ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

Package Handlers Jobs

[QUOTE who="ekonesky in Sacramento, California"]Hi I just went to a tour the other day and had a quick interview with an HR rep she said she would call me if she needed ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

Package Handlers Jobs

[QUOTE who="tnewell in Tempe, Arizona"]Thanks for the tip. Also I was wondering which job is easier: preload,unload,load,sort?[/QUOTE]

Everybody has a different ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Rehire Policy

Multiple facts working against you:
(1) UPS prohibits management from returning to hourly status.
(2) Your separation was involuntary.
(3) Your separation was ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Fred in Chesapeake, Virginia"]I guess I'm not good with puns, metaphors, etc but you think it's very possible I can transfer to the location close to home and ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

- Most drivers are easy to get along with but some are a@@holes. And some people just don't work well together. Nonetheless, you should expect that the driver will drive the truck ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

For those interested in driving helping, here's a cliff notes version of the job (from an employee who helped for more than 10 years):

- Driver Helpers (DH) are TEMPORARY ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Fred in Chesapeake, Virginia"]Is it possible to transfer my application from DC to Hampton?[/QUOTE]

It doesn't hurt to ask, the worst thing that can ...

2 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="B in Chicago, Illinois"]Is it common for drivers to pick up helpers at their house?[/quote]

No.

[quote]What is the Central States Region?[/QUOTE ...

3 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

While I've never heard of USP employing pre-employment drug screening (unless required by the DOT--tractor-trailer drivers), it's possible that some centers do (remember, this ...

3 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Jim Cembrook in Lake Mary, Florida"]And the coordinator is no longer there as he was a temp. I was just peeved as it seemed like whoever I spoke with didn't ...

3 years ago
Company > UPS

UPS Driver Helper

[QUOTE who="Bob_Salad in Jamaica, New York"]The few of us helpers that remain at our centre have been on $15.98 since after Christmas.[/QUOTE]

If you are indeed ...

3 years ago

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