New hire

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by rdejesus83, Nov 13, 2014.

  1. rdejesus83

    rdejesus83 New Member

    How long as most people waited to start as a peak season driver? I have been calling everyday like I'm supposed to.
     
  2. Man Of Brown

    Man Of Brown Active Member

    I didnt start until like December 5th last year. Depends on volume and available sup. Just keep calling.
     
  3. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    Probably around Thanksgiving...
     
  4. Surfpub2001

    Surfpub2001 New Member

    I'd love to know when I'll get started too. I was told they would contact me regarding classes. It's been a few days and no word yet. Sucks being in limbo wanting to work for ups and knowing other jobs are on the table.
     
  5. Brownies1209

    Brownies1209 New Member

    I'm in the same shoes. I finished Integrad almost a month ago. I pop into the local facility every week just to remind them that I'm willing to work. Nothing yet. Very frustrating.
     
  6. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

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  7. upschuck

    upschuck Avatar bet gone wrong

    I was considered a peak driver one year and didn't drive a single time, I was used as a helper all Christmas. They didn't have enough trucks, routes or whatever back then. See if you can help until a driver position opens up, then you will be way ahead on the DIAD part of it, but they may not be using too many of those either.
     
  8. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    Anydaynow.
     
  9. Brownies1209

    Brownies1209 New Member

    My center sup. has been on vacation for the past month off and on. No one knows what's going on :confused2:
     
  10. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    If it was me and I wanted to work...I'd be calling or showing up more often than once a week.