Anybody have a preload package car map?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by jrh, Aug 12, 2015.

  1. jrh

    jrh Member

    I always read about drivers referencing load positions, typically four digits e.g. 4000 or whatever... Is this a universal metric? Does anybody have a simple map that shows the load positions? I'm sure there is something at work if I ask around but I really don't like talking to management too much so if anybody has any materials i'd appreciate it.
  2. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    A "Pin the tail on the donkey " game would work.
  3. As long as it comes with a blindfold,
  4. jrh

    jrh Member

    thanks guys, when i do move into preload i'll be sure to remember this
  5. Just throw the packages in the truck, that's what my preloader does.. works great.
  6. FrigidFTSup

    FrigidFTSup Resident Suit

    Step 1. Read PAL Label
    Step 2. Decide which truck it goes into.
    Step 3. Put it on the shelf marked with that PAL number in order by sequence number.
    Step 4. Repeat 1200 more times.
  7. By The Book

    By The Book Well-Known Member

    Just walk into a package car and look at the facing of the shelves. They, if up to date should have the shelves clearly marked.
  8. Brownslave688

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

    Most sups are happy with step 1 and 2
  9. Number24

    Number24 #24

    There should be a loading shelf number guide with the number of bulk stops. If you don't have on posted on the back end of your truck, ask management for 1.
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  10. FrigidFTSup

    FrigidFTSup Resident Suit

    I don't like mediocrity
  11. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

  12. jibbs

    jibbs Long Live the Chief

    You know that's not really a word, right?

    Pretty sweet movie if you can deal with all of the idiocy in it, though.
  13. That's what your supervisor says,as you are trying to qualify.
  14. FrigidFTSup

    FrigidFTSup Resident Suit

    We have plenty of that
  15. FrigidFTSup

    FrigidFTSup Resident Suit

  16. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

  17. jibbs

    jibbs Long Live the Chief

    annnnnnnd I feel like this applies now

  18. Move it
  19. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    A map? We're loading packages into a PC???not spelunking a cave looking for the fountain of
  20. FrigidFTSup

    FrigidFTSup Resident Suit

    Route got cut today. So I'm emulating @Brownslave688 and taking a dead day.

    That is until they remember the sup covering my sort is garbage and calls me in.