Question about bid sheet.

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by UrFellowUpser, Sep 8, 2016.

  1. UrFellowUpser

    UrFellowUpser Member

    So I dont have to worry about a manual transmission when i take the road test?
     

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  2. hellfire

    hellfire no one considers UPS people."real" Teamsters.-BUG

    Yes you do. They will find the :censored2:tiest oldest crap wagon in the center to test you in. Learn how to drive stick its a job requirement
     
  3. By The Book

    By The Book Well-Known Member

    If your center only has automatics you may be in luck but no guarantees.
     
  4. Turdferguson

    Turdferguson Just a turd

    Where does it state that?
     
  5. Johney

    Johney Raise your hand if you think Upstate is a D-Bag

    Read line 3 over again there hotshot.
     
  6. hellfire

    hellfire no one considers UPS people."real" Teamsters.-BUG

    No mention of manual or automatic, however, you can get it done by then and interesting enough nobody's gonna have the zika virus transmitted by this
     
  7. scratch

    scratch Least Best Moderator Staff Member

    I see nothing in there about type of transmission. A good third of our cars are manual shift. You really need to learn what a clutch pedal is.
     
  8. 3 done 3 to go

    3 done 3 to go In control of my own destiny

    We just discussed it this morning. We only have automatics in our center. All are trained with autos
     
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  9. Johney

    Johney Raise your hand if you think Upstate is a D-Bag

    Really....hmmm interesting what P600 is not a manual?
     
  10. Johney

    Johney Raise your hand if you think Upstate is a D-Bag

    Again...P600? Whether they have them or not, P600 means manual transmission I assure you.
     
  11. Johney

    Johney Raise your hand if you think Upstate is a D-Bag

    Whether you are trained,tested or certified on an automatic transmission you will be expected to know how to drive a manual....period.
     
  12. They didn't care if the seasonal drivers knew how to drive a stick shift. The only part that sucked was , some of the regular drivers lost their truck during peak.
     
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  13. hellfire

    hellfire no one considers UPS people."real" Teamsters.-BUG

    Good good
     
  14. UrFellowUpser

    UrFellowUpser Member

    Just curious i do know how to drive a manual transmission. Been practicing in one with the preload sup for like 2 months now. Its been in a p1000 though
     
  15. UrFellowUpser

    UrFellowUpser Member

    Hill starts and backing to the dock
     
  16. StoptheAct1212

    StoptheAct1212 Active Member

    Even if you test on a automatic. One day you show up to drive. Your automatic is replaced with a stickshift.. now what....


    Learn to drive stick....
     
  17. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    How do you propose that they do that? It is nearly impossible to rent a vehicle of comparable size that has a manual transmission.

    It has been at least 10-15 years since I have driven a stick. It would take me a few minutes to get used to it again.

    My son told me that his roommate recently bought a new car that is manual transmission but did not know how to drive a stick. Thankfully I had the foresight to teach him and his sister how to drive a stick and he was able to show his roommate how to drive his new car in less than 15 minutes.
     
  18. Johney

    Johney Raise your hand if you think Upstate is a D-Bag

    If there are any manual transmission cars in the op's ctr then this person needs to know how to drive a manual transmission.
     
  19. UrFellowUpser

    UrFellowUpser Member

    Theres one driver in my hub that cant even drive a stick and they accommodated him with an automatic
     
  20. ViewAskew

    ViewAskew Active Member

    Why is the orientation paid at $10.15? Is this new?