Full Timers Complaining

Discussion in 'UPS Union Issues' started by Imchar1, Oct 16, 2018.

  1. Imchar1

    Imchar1 Member

    So many people have been made drivers in my building they are having a hard time getting everyone 8 hours. Full timers already complaining about no overtime. Well I dont feel sorry for them. You could see this disaster coming from a mile away.

    UPS and IBT has stabbed everybody in the back. They should all burn. Including every sellout shill that calls themself a representative that praised this contract like a giddy school girl.
     
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  2. hellfire

    hellfire no one considers UPS people."real" Teamsters.-BUG

    Get off your cross, time to move on
     
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  3. DRporch

    DRporch Member

    probably has alot to do with peak around the corner... need to train people for peak at some point
     
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  4. Imchar1

    Imchar1 Member

    None of these people are xmas hires. They are all "TCDs" and full time drivers and been hiring the last 3 months. This doesnt include all the new hire preloaders that were shipped off to driving school.
     
  5. sandwich

    sandwich The resident gearhead

    Well said. How dare I complain after working overtime everyday like clockwork for the last 15 years then at the drop of a hat it stops.

    Dont worry though. Because unlike you I have been here for 15 years and know that even with a new job classification (22.4) 8 hour days will only last for a short time. It will be back to business as usual before you know it.
     
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  6. CalDrvr06

    CalDrvr06 Member

    I voted no. Main reason why..
     
  7. Frankie's Friend

    Frankie's Friend Well known member

    If work is available of course....

    after January 15th.
     
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  8. Imchar1

    Imchar1 Member


    I got 23 years unlike you and I think 8 hours a day will be the norm.
     
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  9. PT Car Washer

    PT Car Washer Well-Known Member

    It has always been cheaper to pay OT then to hire extra drivers and buy more trucks. UPS may be gearing up for the mas exodus of baby boomers. Most of us are in our 60's now.
     
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  10. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Just laugh and nod. These guys know everything.
     
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  11. DOK

    DOK Well-Known Member

    I have 31 years and have no idea what the norm will be;)
     
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  12. Skooney

    Skooney Active Member

    I think you're full of :censored2:... However, I hope you're right. You can have my OT.
     
  13. Yolo

    Yolo Active Member

    I got 12 hours today.
     
  14. CalDrvr06

    CalDrvr06 Member

    I got 9.5. And I'm not on the 9.5
     
  15. Frankie's Friend

    Frankie's Friend Well known member

    We have "extra work" sign up sheets if you want more than your guaranteed hours.

    Even at $13/hr there's going to be openings for OT.
     
  16. Heavy Package

    Heavy Package Active Member

    There are so many "qualified" drivers working inside the hub at my building. They are not peak hires, either.

    The real shocker for many non-bid route drivers is that there will be many who run their mouth and act like their s* doesn't stink who will be sent home with no work each day.

    UPS screws with their employees so much and it feeds the early resentment for the company and management. Their treatment of people and lack of honesty, transparency, and respect is the #1 issue with working here.
     
  17. BigUnionGuy

    BigUnionGuy Got the T-Shirt

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  18. Pizza

    Pizza BrownCafer of the Month


    Is that one of the non voters that helped Hoffa get this imposed?
     
  19. Sweeper

    Sweeper I need a bigger broom

    No, that’s one of there brothers and father!
     
  20. just chillin'

    just chillin' Rest in peace wooba

    i always thought the same. but maybe now with 4 year progression and the coming of the 22.4, the numbers are starting to balance out?