Is anybody else worried that we'll have a disappointing peak season that will not only affect seasonal but other employees as well? Last year we were already feeling the effects of Amazon's decision to do a bulk of its own deliveries, and this year... read more
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well, if you think breaks are overrated, ups is the place for you. they promise you'll get breaks (which are desperately needed with the hours we are doing,) but you are never allowed to actually take them. while you don't get breaks, you will get to... read more
I understand having a policy that favors personal improvements, but what UPS has is simply ridiculous. The philosophy they promote that you need to improve constantly achieves the opposite effect. Supervisors and managers either intentionally or on... read more
The management at UPS is all over the place. People who are getting promoted either don't know their jobs or simply don't care. This is mostly because they have been promoted to management positions not on merit, but with a little help from their... read more
True? Layoffs at corporate in Atlanta.
What people do not understand is that in these companies we work for its not about race anymore, they do not care whose head is cut off whose family is left behind its about profit and greed. The USA is an a severe recession and its going to go like... read more
Is someone able to comment on layoffs in Atlanta.
People will not be able to transfer. These jobs are being outsourced so that UPS can add on to their record profits. These jobs are going to Scranton part, India and the Philippines. Another money saving ploy to the detriment of their longtime hard... read more
Not sure why it’s silent on UPS layoffs, but there was a massive cut in Richmond… Eighty folks will be cut this quarter and some folks are leaving immediately or have left already. Multiple dpts were hit – all of them in UPS freight, and since the HQ... read more
The board is quiet but it's my understanding there are layoffs at UPS
Do you have any updates on this one? Has it been cut yet (referring to Abilene)?
That's kind of what's next for UPS
If cuts happen this year, do folks with more seniority at UPS get better treatment (e.g., offered transfers etc) - serious responses only please
What is the likelihood of UPS layoffs in Atlanta in 2016? Please let me know if you have any information.
Abilene Texas feeder department is about to be moved to Ft. Worth causing a loss of 30 feeder jobs in Abilene. About 15 jobs will be moved to Ft. Worth with the opportunity for about 1/2 of the feeder drivers to follow their work but the rest will... read more
Oh and here's the kicker they can work a split shift in the hub to get their 8 hours but at half of their driver pay AND they aren't allowed to take another job! After barely keeping our heads above water the last 6 months, Well, now those guys are... read more
We all heard the rumor that UPS might be planning a large reorg with possibly some units being absorbed. I am not sure if this is true, but I've been with UPS for about 8 years now and nothing will surprise me any more. I think that the executives... read more
cannot complain too much as we are still expanding, but I heard that there were RIFs in Corporate
Has anybody heard about possible cuts in Finance and HR? I heard many rumors, but as always, here at UPS anything can happen and I am not too concerned. I've been here before and it'll drive you nuts if you start thinking about it. Overall we are... read more
OK guys, profits are going up. We are kicking ass - all is rosy and we are laying off 1800 people? Where is decency in that? How much is enough? Keep them happy, those shareholders and kill and bury everyone else. If they could they would stop all... read more
Last Friday UPS made a very small layoff announcement: six tractor-trailer drivers in Billings and Butte, Mont will be let go. A spokesman for UPS said the drivers could be rehired if business jumps back to previous levels.
in an effort to cut salary expenses and labor costs ups will be cutting 80 mechanic positions. a general slump in shipping volume is hurting ups very much.