Hello! How bad is ORION?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by NotMyRealNameJones, Jun 7, 2016.

  1. Hello everyone. Been working preload at ups for awhile and reading here for awhile and figured I'd say hello. Also have a question. I've passed integrad and now I am waiting to start driving but my supervisor said he wants to train me on ORION which they are implementing in my center now. I've seen people on here say it's awful and was wondering HOW bad it really is? Is it going to make qualifying much harder?
  2. Dr.Brown

    Dr.Brown Swollen Member

    There is no training on ORION.... integrad is pretty much useless when it comes to ORION...
  3. Future

    Future Victory Ride

    image.gif Kinda like Jeb running for President
  4. I should've specified. My sup is waiting for ORION to be implemented before I start the qualifying period. So I was wondering, does following ORION usually take longer than however drivers did their route before it? Will it make running scratch harder?
  5. cosmo1

    cosmo1 Now, a low life jack wagon, and still loving it.


    Type ORION into the search bar and sit back and read.
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  6. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    Orion is the best thing since sliced bread.
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  7. BostonBo

    BostonBo Active Member

    Start out on Orion, see where Orion is wrong, and adjust from there. Safety first, then service, then compliance.
  8. JL 0513

    JL 0513 Well-Known Member

    Integrate is useless to the whole job.
  9. By The Book

    By The Book Well-Known Member

    If your a loader I think it will help because you are familiar with where packages are loaded. If they are looking for scratch you are in trouble. If they aren't looking for scratch you are in trouble lol. Yes to both of your questions.
  10. Dr.Brown

    Dr.Brown Swollen Member

    new driver, he won't know what is wrong.
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  11. Thank you everyone. From the replies and what I've read on the forums it sounds rough but at least I'll have a chance to learn everything before peak!
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  12. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    Just follow Orion and don't worry about it.
  13. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Oh look a new topic.
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  14. Overpaid Union Thug

    Overpaid Union Thug Well-Known Member

    Hey I heard Amazon was leaving us.
  15. cosmo1

    cosmo1 Now, a low life jack wagon, and still loving it.

    And taking their socks with them.
  16. OrioN

    OrioN double tap o da horn dooshbag

    How bad am i?

    Im this bad:

  17. GatoBrown

    GatoBrown New Member

    I follow it 89.9% of the time. I look at my phone maps to see what it wants you to do. It's not practical really.
  18. Orion is wonderful. You will make enough money in your qualifying 30 to last you until next year when you'll be able to try again.
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  20. ixtab

    ixtab New Member