Bid route protection?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by BUCN85, Jun 19, 2019.

  1. BUCN85

    BUCN85 Active Member

    is there anything in the contract about a bid route being changed drastically? I know when you sign a bid it says” extreme change” what do they deem extreme? Or is just their way to do whatever they want? Ever since seasonals started my route has basically become a split run. I get about 30 -40 of my normal stops and pick ups. Then the rest of my work is moved to a seasonal and I get 70-80 stops off another route..oh this was good too I got put in another truck because the seasonals need the GPS. Must be nice to be a new seasonal. Getting the royal treatment.
     
  2. KOG72

    KOG72 I’m full of it

    I believe if your route has changed over 50 percent you can bid on something else.
     
  3. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

    The new terminology is you don't bid a route. Its a position in a loop. Gives them a bigger excuse to keep changing it. They have to keep at least half of it like it was on the bid sheet but within those limits they can screw it up all they want.
     
  4. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

    It would depend on your supplmental/Local rider. With out knowing which one you're under you'll get many different answers.
     
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  5. BUCN85

    BUCN85 Active Member

    Central States
     
  6. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

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  7. burrheadd

    burrheadd KING Of GIFS

    If it changes more than 50% you can follow it

    If you have the seniority to do so
     
  8. Saca La

    Saca La What is it?

    Who uses that gps?!?
     
  9. BUCN85

    BUCN85 Active Member

    Apparently all the seasonals can’t get 40 stops off with out them ‍♂️
     
  10. WTFm8

    WTFm8 Active Member

    Me. Extra OT and a good laugh sometimes. Couple extra left turns = $$... but Orion never does that LOL
     
  11. 35years

    35years Well-Known Member

    Central Region.