are we required to have and maintain a account?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by TheBrownNote, Jul 15, 2019.

  1. TheBrownNote

    TheBrownNote Good thing I wore my brown pants

    is there a line in the contract that states we must have an account on the website? in order to, punch in, for example.

    with this new punch in screen peeps be talking about, i thought of this question.

    can they prevent you from punching in for this alone?

    our yearly dmv thing is done online now, but this question is still raised. where am i required in the contract to have and maintain a account?
  2. I have been lurking

    I have been lurking Masked and ready

    I got one when I started to punch in. You don't need to post on it, but it has the paycheck viewer
  3. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Mmmm I love peeps.
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  4. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    Why’s everyone acting like this is such a difficult thing
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  5. tadpole

    tadpole Active Member

    If you are employed here, one is created for you automatically. You don’t have to maintain your account or use upsers off the clock. But you need to follow orders and use upsers as instructed.

    Your question is like “Am I required to use the diad to be a driver?”
  6. PappyLand

    PappyLand Active Member

    You should file a grievance.
  7. over9five

    over9five Moderator Staff Member

    There are battles that you fight, and other things that aren't worth the effort.
    I suppose you could only use Upsers at work while on the clock. To punch in to an IVIS, we have to occassionally change our password.
    But once again, is it worth the effort?
  8. Maplewood

    Maplewood Active Member

    Every year when we need to do the DMV thing, mine is late and i get like 45 min overtime while sombody figures out how to log me in.
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  9. Johney

    Johney Well-Known Member

  10. barnyard

    barnyard KTM rider Staff Member

    That is not correct. Your password needs to be changed periodically, which means you have to maintain it. I will be happy to test it though. I have not changed my password since I worked a feeder job last year and my login did not work. I will not change it again until the diad tells me I have to and I will make sure to do that on the clock.
  11. barnyard

    barnyard KTM rider Staff Member

    This nickel and dime crap adds up.
  12. tadpole

    tadpole Active Member

    Then maintain it on the clock once every two years it makes you change your password. Sheesh.
  13. Db2400

    Db2400 Member

    More free time the company is stealing from us
  14. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    No more than when you punch out a lunch and run through it..runner gunner!
  15. over9five

    over9five Moderator Staff Member

    Well then, go you!
    As a feeder driver, I think we both know that changing your password on the clock is only going to eat 1 or 2 minutes into your downtime later in the night. It won't get you any additional pay.
    Or that's how I see it.
  16. TheBrownNote

    TheBrownNote Good thing I wore my brown pants

    im not actually concerned with this. as @over9five says, pick your battles. i was just curious.

    we've heard a lot from our DM on certain things with this response. "the contract doesnt say we cant....." so they're pretty much trying anything they can get away with.....

    this particular topic seems a good fit to cram right up their nozones. "the contract does not require....blah blah blah"..... sometimes it's the only fun we can really have. stick it to (up) the man.
  17. iruhnman630

    iruhnman630 Well-Known Member

    The next diads will use your upsers account, from what Ive heard.

    Not real crazy about directly connectiing my personal info with the daily operations
  18. Fragile

    Fragile Active Member

    Grieve it have them pay you for instruction if you don't feel like making your own account.

    I have a ezpass account because my state has cashless tolls.

    I made a account even though I had to pay them to cross the toll regardless.

    It is what it is.