Ups Jobs

  • What It's Like to Work at UPS

    What It's Like to Work at UPS

    If you've ever been curious about what it might really be like to be Santa, get a job working at UPS during the Christmas season. You better believe that Santa couldn't possibly be jolly and round. He's got muscles made of steel and very little body fat! As I am currently a college student working toward my... Continue Reading

  • Companies to Watch: UPS

    Companies to Watch: UPS

    Industry: Shipping / Courier Headquarters: Seattle, Wash. CEO: Scott Davis UPS, affectionately known as Big Brown by some, delivers an estimated 15 million packages worldwide, each day. These packages are shipped to over 220 countries and territories. At present, UPS employs a staff of more than 400,000. Continue Reading

  • Why UPS Drivers Never Turn Left

    Why UPS Drivers Never Turn Left

    UPS routes package deliveries so that drivers will never turn left. On a two-way street you will see UPS drivers on both sides and both will only be making right hand turns. UPS Senior Vice President Bob Stoffel, in an exclusive interview with Fortune, explained the two reasons behind this practice:... Continue Reading

  • UPS Employees Beefing Up Security, But Won't Pat You Down

    UPS Employees Beefing Up Security, But Won't Pat You Down

    UPS employees, including the 50,000 new holiday hires, aren't required to pat you down when you send those 430 million packages which will be shipped this Christmas season. But, the UPS employees are beefing up security measures in response to that potentially deadly cargo that was in Yemen, reports... Continue Reading

  • Up to 600,000 Holiday Jobs Need to Be Filled NOW!

    Up to 600,000 Holiday Jobs Need to Be Filled NOW!

    It may not be your ultimate dream job, and it may not come with benefits, but as many as 600,000 new holiday jobs are opening up this season, and many employers estimate they'll keep about 10 percent of the temporary workers on for full-time positions after the last presents have been unwrapped and the last... Continue Reading

  • I Interviewed at UPS

    I Interviewed at UPS

    I met with an HR rep from UPS at our local sorting warehouse the day of my interview. The office staff and warehouse workers were all incredibly friendly and welcoming. I was given a tour of the facility and offered refreshments. When the time came to do the actual interview, I was surprised at how laid back... Continue Reading

  • Decision Makers: UPS -- What Can Brown Do for You?

    Decision Makers: UPS -- What Can Brown Do for You?

    To many people, UPS is the way to get that almost-late birthday or Christmas gift to arrive on time. Every day the company delivers 15.5 million packages. That's 15.5 million tracking numbers. This takes a lot of manpower, so it should come as no surprise that the company also delivers 408,000 weekly... Continue Reading