DQ'd This Morning

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by YoungGuy, Nov 5, 2019.

  1. Good point
     
  2. Analbumcover

    Analbumcover ControlPkgs

    "Not taking the job seriously." Right, just like how management takes peak seriously.
     
  3. Poop Head

    Poop Head Lovin' every minute of it!

    take the pt job. Bide your time. Qualify. Get even.
     
  4. trickpony1

    trickpony1 Well-Known Member

    This is vague, obscure and subjective.
    Is there a metric for this?

    Were there two supes observing the alleged methods violation?
     
  5. Slumpbuster

    Slumpbuster New Member

    The question that should be asked why is the company hiring off the street RPCD? Language in new contract says no off the street RPCD unless they can’t fill position from within.
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  6. bumped

    bumped Well-Known Member

    What skills do you have? Do you have a college degree? If the answer is No to both of these questions then take the part time job.
     
  7. rod

    rod retired and happy

    I can't imagine being that much of a F-up to be disqualified this time of year. After peak -yes - but now? Is there another side of this story we need to hear?
     
  8. PT Car Washer

    PT Car Washer Well-Known Member

    In a RTW state the Union has to represent you even if you are not a dues paying Union member.
     
  9. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

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  10. scooby0048

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    You just needed a reason for your new arrows.
     
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  11. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

    I don't know what you're talking about.
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  12. zubenelgenubi

    zubenelgenubi Well-Known Member

    They only want you looking at your DIAD while your driving. Otherwise it's too unsafe...

    Article 22 Section 4 (b)

    "In the event the Company utilizes this classifcation, the following shall ap- ply only to those buildings that include Saturday or Sunday delivery."

    That means they can have 22.4's even if they don't have weekend ground delivery. The language you quoted only applies if a center has 22.4's and weekend delivery.

    It also means they can hire RPCD's off the street if the center does weekend ground delivery, but doesn't have 22.4's yet.
     
  13. eats packages

    eats packages Tetris Master

    You can believe it. I've seen the vast majority (maybe even all) of our quailfying drivers get DQ for stepping into wet cement, hitting cones, not having a sense of direction, not taking the job seriously. It is November, these are good employees. WTF.
     
  14. rod

    rod retired and happy

    Damn--you have some real jerks for sups. A good UPS driver will have a knack for having a sense of direction. I still amaze people by usually knowing no matter where I am which direction north is. On the other hand my wife normally don't know which way is up.
     
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  15. toonertoo

    toonertoo Most Awesome Dog Staff Member

    Exactly. That elusive holiday sneaks up every year.
     
  16. toonertoo

    toonertoo Most Awesome Dog Staff Member

    I never knew north was always up on the map............................No wonder I sucked.
     
  17. Mugarolla

    Mugarolla Light 'em up!

    Because they can...

    The language does not say that.

    No contractual violation, at least in the Central.

    Past experience, maybe?

    Central Region Supplement

    ARTICLE 1

    Section 1

    (a) Probationary employees: a new employee shall work under the provisions of this Agreement but shall be employed only on a thirty (30) working day trial basis, during which period he/she may be discharged without further recourse.


    Correct.

    The only thing they can't DQ you for

    Central Region Supplement

    ARTICLE 1

    Section 1

    provided however, that the Employer may not discharge or discipline for the purpose of evading this Agreement or discriminating against union members.


    Correct.

    Central Region Supplement

    ARTICLE 1

    Section 1


    Seasonal and probationary employees will not receive any of the benefits of this Agreement other than wages spelled out in this Agreement.
     
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  18. KoennenTiger

    KoennenTiger Active Member

    Hear this crap every year and every year I tell two of these go getters you are just seasonal hold on to your pants.

    You want this job?

    You see these preloaders every morning?

    You been in a trailer during the summer even at night chugging your gallon of water you filled in the tap in your morning? Hot even at night

    You want this job it isn't just given away. Sure it was a few years back during the worst peak ever. The rest of us? We earned it.

    You want this career? The line starts right over there
     
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  19. rocket man

    rocket man Well-Known Member

     
  20. rocket man

    rocket man Well-Known Member

    You can beat that in two seconds if they saw you doing something wrong they should stop you and told you right on the spot.I but then it would be violating your rights for threaten you without the shop Stewerd weather in near Union or not a union has to protect you so grieve it right away talk to you shop where I don't talk to management no more about it good luck