Holiday Observance

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by thisjobaintforeverybody, Jul 29, 2016.

  1. We get December 26, 2016 and January 2, 2017 off right? Christmas and New Years falls on Sunday.
     
  2. Gumby

    Gumby *

    Probably not
     
  3. Box Ox

    Box Ox Well-Known Member

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  4. upsman68

    upsman68 Active Member

    Yes. It's observed
     
  5. dookie stain

    dookie stain Cornfed whiteboy

    I thought it was by seniority? Skeleton crew
     
  6. nystripe96

    nystripe96 Active Member

    Might be floating holiday we can choose instead
     
  7. bumped

    bumped Well-Known Member

    Who knows, it can be taken away from us just like the day after Thanksgiving.
     
  8. Cementups

    Cementups Box Monkey

    Yes, if the holiday is on a Sunday we get Monday off. Or at least we are supposed to.
     
  9. ManInBrown

    ManInBrown Well-Known Member

    Not in the 177. Black Friday optional. 8 hours holiday pay or work and get holiday pay plus double time for all hours worked:DI'll probably just take the holiday pay. Love that 4 day weekend before the chaos begins
     
  10. Billy Ray

    Billy Ray God, help us all.....

    I love 9 days off just before the circus.
     
  11. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

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  12. 3 done 3 to go

    3 done 3 to go In control of my own destiny

    In our center. We have 8 guys work day after those holidays. Bottom up. Not me :-)
     
  13. Brownslave688

    Brownslave688 You want a toe? I can get you a toe.

    This is gonna be an interesting year that will set a lot of precedent for the next decade or so.
     
  14. Gumby

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    Hopefully I won't have to do this crap for another decade
     
  15. Brownslave688

    Brownslave688 You want a toe? I can get you a toe.

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    Sure Saturday the 24th will be a day at least some of us work.
     
  16. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Bottoms up.
     
  17. Gumby

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    Wouldn't be the first Saturday before Xmas that I worked.
     
  18. Gumby

    Gumby *

    I would do it .take the overtime and take an unpaid day the following day.
     
  19. Brownslave688

    Brownslave688 You want a toe? I can get you a toe.

    Wdfd.
     
  20. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    I doubt it. Most likely we will be able to pick a floating holiday those weeks based on senority.