Going to have a mental breakdown from indecisiveness on going fulltime based of this board

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by margaritaville, Jul 9, 2014.

  1. margaritaville

    margaritaville Active Member

    Everyone in different post says its not worth it but then others say it is.

    I have a lot of senority at the company as an air driver. But i see new fulltime faces everyday and know that nows the time to go. Well technically january 2014 would of been but still...

    Air driver:
    -Decent money
    -Job secure cause i cant really screw up because its easy
    -Weird hours but can sleep in
    -Its just :censored2:ing easy with good pay getting max ground wages when they need me
    -Worst thing is no secure income, i make anywhere from 500-2500 in a week and if the economy ever dips i wont be making :censored2: for awhile.
    -Also more oppurtunities for inside jobs as my senority grows

    Full time:
    -Great money
    -Fun being outside, generally away from management
    -Less job security, if i get in accidents/injured i could get fired/stuck on disability
    -Long hours, less social life but get actual weekends

    Every damn day for the last two months i think, "ok im switching to fulltime," 5min later "air drivers better." Literally every 5min for last 2 months. Cant :censored2:ing make a commitment and just keep losing senority if my decision is to go fulltime :/
  2. Dracula

    Dracula Package Car is cake compared to this...

    Stay where you are, get left behind. Jump in head first. You won't drown.
  3. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    Dont be a big woose. Go for it.
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  4. you aint even know it

    you aint even know it Well-Known Troll Troll

    Go ft driving. Air driving is totally not a secured job.
  5. Brownslave688

    Brownslave688 You want a toe? I can get you a toe.

    Didn't even bother reading your post.

    Grow up, put your big boy pants on and make a decision based on what you think. Not what a bunch of people on an Internet forum think.
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  6. Dr.Brown

    Dr.Brown Swollen Member

    You better start getting vested in full time
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  7. Rainman

    Rainman Its all good.

    You have nothing to lose and everything to gain by going full time. If you don't like it during your 30 days, you can always do something to get DQed.

    Kmart sux. So does Walmart. And Orion.
  8. cosmo1

    cosmo1 Just another internet hooligan.


    All you career part-timers are going to have a rude awakening when you are ready to leave.
  9. cachsux

    cachsux Wah

    $2500 in a week? Where are you picking up air from, Japan?
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  10. Brownslave688

    Brownslave688 You want a toe? I can get you a toe.

    That'll be 2500 yen.

  11. As much as I love this brown cafe and all the help it's given me it really has messed up my outlook on ft driving . Still going for it though ! You live you learn and it's what you make of it period!!! Just roll with the punches Brotha !!! I'll do the same!!!

    Just created new account . Was "theupsguy83" using TheKingOfQueens from now on
  12. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    Only a fool would let a bunch of strangers on an anonymous Internet forum make their decision for them.
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  13. 728ups

    728ups offending people on the internet since 1995

    if you are this wishy washy about the decision FT Driver probably isnt for you
  14. By The Book

    By The Book Well-Known Member

    How many times have you let someone pass you up in seniority? I think if your situation stunk you would jump on full-time. Not everyone has the best of both worlds.
  15. superballs63

    superballs63 Well-Known Troll Troll

    Nobody on here can tell you what you should do, but if it's something you've thought of, then give it a shot. What's the worst that could happen?

    Sent using BrownCafe App
  16. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Don't be so ....indecisive.
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  17. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

    He has a role model to follow.
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  18. AndUPSER

    AndUPSER Active Member

    Why not try to do the seasonal driving for peak or summer to see how you like it?
  19. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    The alternative would be to waste away in Margarhitaville.
  20. JL 0513

    JL 0513 Well-Known Member

    Remember, people come on here to complain. No one jumps on here to tell everyone how they had a good day. It's the internet, where people get to pop off anonymously.

    At the end of the day, FT drivers that quit is almost nonexistent. Don't you think there's a good reason for that?