I Need Another Job...

Discussion in 'Life After Brown' started by SubPop79, Sep 11, 2014.

  1. SubPop79

    SubPop79 Member

    I need another job. Right now, I think it would be best to try to find something on the weekends of before I go to work at UPS at around 5 p.m.

    If bad goes to worse, I'd be willing to find a night job, or a totally new, full-time job. Might even be willing to move. Lord knows I can't afford to live here.

    Do any of you suggestions?

    I have 4 years college experience. Visual Journalism major. Did not graduate, and can no longer afford to go back.
  2. Overpaid Union Thug

    Overpaid Union Thug Well-Known Member

    Try FedEx Ground on noonday. Don't tell them you work at UPS though.

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  3. Brownslave688

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

    Landscaping is a very popular second job here.
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  4. WESLA

    WESLA It is what it is

  5. browntroll

    browntroll Active Member

    do this but make sure its not an airport hub, friend of mine told me they ask for 5 years of paystubs and all sorts of
    other background stuff. he tried applying while still working for UPS but they wouldn't hire him they told him to quit UPS.
  6. greengrenades

    greengrenades To be the man, you gotta beat the man.

    Don't get another job where you load trailers. I use to do UPS then go into Averitt, and that was awful. The one job I always liked that went with UPS was a security position. No stress, easy on your body etc. I'd try looking for that.
  7. Pooter

    Pooter Active Member

    I always landed jobs in shipping and receiving with my awesome ups experience :D
  8. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    Tend bar.
  9. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    Go and see if you can work preload aka the early shift, that way you can work a job at night or later in the sfternoon and maybe get some shuteye before you go to the later job. I always tell people if you work preload go wait tables, easyazz and quick money, like taking candy from a baby lol. Wait tables work less hours and make more money hourly with tips.
  10. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    Exactly do the math, bar tend and wait tables work less hours and make more money hourly. Kinda a no brainer really. Objective when working 2 or 3 jobs, work the least amount you can and try n make the most you can.
  11. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    Stupid question-----have you thought about trying to find work in your career field?
  12. They are probably going to have a bid sheet up soon. You will be full before you know it.
  13. Cementups

    Cementups Box Monkey

    sign the feeder list. insta-fulltime
  14. Gumby

    Gumby *

    We also have a big shortage,of feeder drivers.
  15. Cementups

    Cementups Box Monkey

    But not a shortage of big feeder drivers. :p
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  16. Gumby

    Gumby *

    Got that right!...lol
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  17. Dr.Brown

    Dr.Brown Swollen Member

    as well as painting/carpentry/construction
  18. Overpaid Union Thug

    Overpaid Union Thug Well-Known Member

    I worked at both UPS and FedEx Ground and rarely set a foot inside a trailer at either of them. It was like I had and easy/easy 22.3 except that one shift was at FedEx and the other at UPS.
  19. ChrisTheBrown

    ChrisTheBrown Active Member

    That's what I'm doing right now, security on weekends at an insurance company. I occasionally pick up extra shifts during the week, which easily works around my preload schedule. Easy stuff, all I gotta do is show up. Looks like this is probably what I'm gonna do, until my driving with UPS becomes much more consistent.

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  20. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    Visual Journalism?