we are not ready part 3

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by wornoutupser, Jan 6, 2015.

  1. wornoutupser

    wornoutupser Active Member

    Here we go again in Florida.
    The rentals are gone.
    Runs that can still get a jumper run full blown stop counts.
    Helpers end here tomorrow- we dont have enough trucks and we dont have enough drivers.

    Let the fun begin again!
     
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  2. 9.5er

    9.5er Well-Known Member

    One stop at a time.
     
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  3. Coldworld

    Coldworld Well-Known Member

    9.5 their ass...cha ching ching
     
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  4. TooTechie

    TooTechie Geek in Brown

    We haven't had helpers since Christmas.
     
  5. sportsjock

    sportsjock Member

    We still have helpers! My route is crazy heavy.
     
  6. barnyard

    barnyard KTM rider Staff Member

    Helpers and peak drivers in my building.
     
  7. scooby0048

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    We went out and rented 3 Uhauls tonight because we are supposed to be missing about 1000 pieces. Helpers, UHAULS, heavy staffing and heavy volume....god, I already miss those days and it's only 6 days into the year.
     
  8. undies

    undies Active Member

    Everyone is working on their 9.5 hours to be able to opt in next week. Most everyone learned their lesson and will be on the list this year. Cannot wait.
     
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  9. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    Watch management adjust to the 9.5 list by having "crush days". Don't worry, we will get your pick up pieces so you can work 13 hours on your non- 9.5 days.
     
  10. jaker

    jaker trolling

    How can you be on 9.5 when is still consider peak until the 15th
     
  11. You've Got Mail

    You've Got Mail Active Member

    It's worse than xmas week. I got back to building at 9pm both Monday and Tuesday.

    The **** is going on with these routes?
     
  12. ManInBrown

    ManInBrown Well-Known Member

    Sounds great to me. Lots of Cheddar Cheddar Cheddar

    As JumpMan likes to say

    "Kick em in the nuts, DEEP into the night"
     
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  13. 3 done 3 to go

    3 done 3 to go In control of my own destiny

    Yes. Tuesday was very heavy. They sent an on car to go get a rental. Today is busy but, it will dwindle down for the rest of the week. For us. I'm seeing a pattern like this every week. Blow us out for 2 days. Then adjust for the rest of the week. We may have 1-9.5 this month. February usually is a drop in volume. Except for the week before Valentin's day
     
  14. You've Got Mail

    You've Got Mail Active Member

    I'm only a seasonal so what does 9.5 mean? And also what does scratching mean in UPS lingo?

    Went in today and they told me to go home. Why couldn't they just text me this morning? So retarded...
     
  15. CHALLY9TX

    CHALLY9TX Active Member

    Not according to the contract.
     
  16. Shifting Contents

    Shifting Contents Most Help Needed

    Uh . . .
     
  17. Coldworld

    Coldworld Well-Known Member

    Supposedly with the new contract there is language where they can't do this. ..we'll see how it goes though
     
  18. Coldworld

    Coldworld Well-Known Member

    Scratching means you brushed the car against some bushes or tree branches and scratched the hell out of the paint...leave a space cushion around the vehicle and this won't happened.
     
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  19. Coldworld

    Coldworld Well-Known Member

     
  20. By The Book

    By The Book Well-Known Member

    The 9.5 list is live. The jan.15 language applies to the use of helpers only! If you are on the list now, remember nov. and dec. didn't count. If you got on the list oct.15 for example you have 4 1/2 months left on the list.