Load quality and speed on topic

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by Birdblue, Jun 11, 2019.

  1. Birdblue

    Birdblue Member

    I know I’ve asked this question repeatedly but can I get wrote up for speed and load quality? My scan count is about anywhere from 600 to 800 on a five hour night and my load quality is not perfect but I’m trying, even on a busy night when I can’t help if I go up and how the walls look. It just seems like my supervisor and management in general along with my coworkers seem to be in a mood when I’m around. Also when it comes to the subject of my supervisor, he has been out for close to a month now due to quote unquote back problems and it just seems like everyone is just waiting for him to get back to see what he’ll possibly do and that possibility being a write up from both pressure of higher ups since they have been putting the foot down if you will like keeping records of load quality and scan count and also his distaste for me. Just needing to know badly and honestly please.
     
  2. trickpony1

    trickpony1 Well-Known Member

    If you haven't gotten written up by now it's probably not gonna happen.
     
  3. Box Ox

    Box Ox Well-Known Member

    Well, if you can't take "no" for an answer, then yes. You sure can can get written up for speed and load quality. You're gonna get fired so hard. It's only a matter of time. You'd better watch out because the fired train is rolling down the tracks.
     
  4. Days

    Days Active Member

    Just do your best and tell them that you’re doing your best while working safely

    Also listen to your sups. Don’t be snarky.

    And if you need to lift something heavy, ask for assistance.
     
  5. UpsLoader12

    UpsLoader12 New Member

    Honestly everything will come with time. I used to go 300 ish an hour on a 5 hour day and now I’m at 500-700 an hour every day. The biggest tip I can give if you want to get better is ask to be in the heaviest trailer and load the best walls you can, at the end of the day you should see a difference in speed
     
  6. eats packages

    eats packages Why won't the door close?

    Nobody not even your drivers care.
     
  7. eats packages

    eats packages Why won't the door close?

    I am curious if you have gone to a union meeting and seen any of these coworkers then. We're all on one side. Management is on another. It really is that cut and dry.
     
  8. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    You are so fired..
     
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  9. Dough99

    Dough99 Member

    Yes
     
  10. KoennenTiger

    KoennenTiger Active Member

    Just tell them that you are following the methods and working as fast as you safely can. And look right in your sups eyes when you say safely. And say it really really loud.

    "UPS cares about my SAFETY"

    Then smirk at him
     
  11. Wally

    Wally BrownCafe Innovator & King of Puns

    Are you in the union? Look at what you are making per hour? They are not going to fire you, they need fresh meat.

    Chill out.
     
  12. Baba gounj

    Baba gounj خروج مرحلة اليسار

    I have found that those who talk to themselves out loud or sing songs badly & loudly are not bothered by mgt.
    Nobody wants to deal with the crazy ones.
     
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  13. Days

    Days Active Member

    Not necessarily
     
  14. sandwich

    sandwich The resident gearhead

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  15. Big Package

    Big Package The Smuggle is Real

    I love talking to myself when I'm frustrated. Some guys will "bitch" about "oh noes this is so hard", "where do all these packages come from", "hey what's in these?", "do people ship boxes anymore?", "it's like they're unloading trailers up there", "oh hey look amazon knew exactly what I wanted", "this would look good next to my pile of I don't give a :censored2:". Gotta keep work interesting.
     
  16. RxSatellite

    RxSatellite New Member

    Holy run-on sentences batman!
     
  17. Jkloc420

    Jkloc420 Well-Known Member

    i got my phone on me
     
  18. LarryBird

    LarryBird Active Member

    Bro, don't you have like 10 other threads on this exact topic?

    What the :censored2: are you so worried about?

    Unless you're mentally ill, this is entirely too much worrying about speed and load quality - take a deep breath, and remind yourself daily before work, that you don't give a :censored2: about UPS production numbers.

    The union has your back on this topic. You are not losing your job. You aren't even likely to be disciplined, in fact. So let's drop this subject, once and for all.