Holiday pay

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by UghUghUgh, Dec 11, 2018.

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  1. UghUghUgh

    UghUghUgh New Member

    My understanding is you have to be with UPS for a year to receive holiday pay. I’ve worked pre load only since beginning October of this year. My sup brought me a check and wouldn’t tell me what it was for until he told me I was the 1 exception that got holiday pay and to not tell anyone who started near my date. What does this mean? My other sup told me they could have messed up coding and I might have insurance too.
     
  2. Brown Biscuit

    Brown Biscuit Blind every day

    Sounds like you had one job to not tell anybody, and you blew it.
     
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  3. brostalss

    brostalss Well-Known Member

    Failure to work as directed?
     
  4. UghUghUgh

    UghUghUgh New Member

    Both of the sups talked to me about it. Unless you meant on here.
     
  5. clean hairy

    clean hairy Well-Known Member

    Told not to tell anyone, and you post it on the internet?
    You have a real problem understanding verbal instructions!
     
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  6. PappyLand

    PappyLand Active Member

    :censored2:ing snitches
     
  7. Brisket

    Brisket Well-Known Member

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  8. rod

    rod retired and happy

    Don't question a good thing. Enjoy your Christmas bonus. Lots of screw-ups at UPS are swept under the carpet. It's easier for management to let it slide rather than do a bunch of paperwork and make phone calls.
     
  9. Wally

    Wally BrownCafe Innovator & King of Puns

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  10. Mugarolla

    Mugarolla Light 'em up!

    Depending on which Supplement, your understanding of 1 year may be incorrect.

    Which Holiday was this check supposed to be for?

    Thanksgiving is long gone and Christmas isn't here yet.

    Are you seasonal or permanent?
     
  11. UghUghUgh

    UghUghUgh New Member

    It was thanksgiving bonus. My other co workers got them as well same day, besides people who started near me. I’m seasonal but my sup told me he wants to keep me on after. My brother is also a driver for our center too, so I’m not sure if he’s helping me somewhere in there too.
     
  12. UghUghUgh

    UghUghUgh New Member

    When I originally started I wasn’t seasonal but I got into a car accident and couldn’t work for a week so my sup changed it to seasonal, but told me I had nothing to worry about and I’d Be kept on. (Him saying that has also worried me so I’ve been extra busting my ass to make sure I can stay)
     
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  13. rod

    rod retired and happy

    Seriously?--you let a sup change you job classification just because you missed a weeks work with a legitimate excuse? First I can't believe a sup has that power and second- why would you do that?
     
  14. Jkloc420

    Jkloc420 Well-Known Member

    you might be paying it back
     
  15. Jkloc420

    Jkloc420 Well-Known Member

    that's a violation and call your union
     
  16. UghUghUgh

    UghUghUgh New Member

    What can I do about it? And don’t I have to join the union? I’m not just in it when I start right? I’m sorry this is a whole new world to me. I had a feeling that something was off when he did that, but I don’t know who I’d go too about that kinda stuff..
     
  17. UghUghUgh

    UghUghUgh New Member

    Also I have a seniority date and to my belief seasonal workers don’t have that right? Sorry it’s just confusing
     
  18. rod

    rod retired and happy


    you need to get ahold of your union steward even if you aren't in the union yet and ask him these questions.
     
  19. UghUghUgh

    UghUghUgh New Member

    Thank you. Genuinely confused and appreciate the help
     
  20. rod

    rod retired and happy

    Brown Cafe is the last place to seek help. Your chances of getting a straight answer is about zero. Its just the way it is here