[Package Handler] I actually enjoy my job...

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by Ravens_Nation52, Jul 25, 2018.

  1. Ravens_Nation52

    Ravens_Nation52 New Member

    New hire here, been working as a PT package handler for a month now. I was just wondering if I should be strapped in a stray jacket somewhere in an isolated room with cushioning because, well as stated I actually enjoy package handling. Now of course that could change considering I am relatively new, but it feels strange since almost all my coworkers and most people on forums appear that they hate doing this job. I'm even considering working two shifts a day, which at my facility would amount to an average 11 hour work day which does seem pretty nuts.
     
  2. Box Ox

    Box Ox Well-Known Member

    It's just a phase. You should order some cheap :censored2: from the UPS Catalog before you reach the point at which the sight of UPS anything at home might make you lose your latest meal.
     
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  3. silenze

    silenze Lunch is the best part of the day

    Your still on your ups honeymoon. When that ends its pure hell until you die.
     
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  4. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    It's like having a new girlfriend. Everything is so nice in the beginning. She still has that new girl smell. She cooks , cleans and ain't afraid to get down on a knee. The first time you ask her to make you a sandwich and she gives you that dirty look, it's time to go.
     
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  5. BigUnionGuy

    BigUnionGuy Got the T-Shirt


    It's like the pizza rule.


    After romantic, intimate relations.... what's your first thought ?

    Do I want to stay and cuddle ?

    Or, "I wonder if there is any cold pizza in the fridge" ?


    The true test of love.
     
  6. trickpony1

    trickpony1 Well-Known Member

    A whole month and they haven't told you they see "potential" in you and you should go into management?
     
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  7. SolidWoodPanel

    SolidWoodPanel Probably the Greatest American Alive

    Eat a dick. You're a :censored2:tard.
     
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  8. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    Wut? How would you know?
     
  9. john chesney

    john chesney Well-Known Member

    I just happen to have a package that needs handled about right now. Can you stop over?
     
  10. llamainmypocket

    llamainmypocket Active Member

    You won't change. The workload they give you will. It's a learning process. You're not a snowflake.
     
  11. GenericUsername

    GenericUsername Active Member

    I enjoy driving and package delivery. I dislike my supervisors, dispatch, the center manager, and the rest of the people that are from corporate. The job is simple. The people make it harder.
     
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  12. You need to go thru a peak season... then let's see what you think of the dump. If you are loading 2 trucks and like your job.. they will give you 3 to load... if you still like it they will give you 4 to load...etc..
     
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  13. Mr.Box

    Mr.Box Beer and more beer

    Get a room
     
  14. H.E. Pennypacker

    H.E. Pennypacker Mmm, Mombasa!

    I bet you do son! I'm sure you have years of practice and are an expert. I think you're some kind of deviated prevert!
     
  15. siouxman

    siouxman siouxman

    Good luck on your new job I hope it goes well for you.It is nice to see someone with a great attitude
     
  16. Yolo

    Yolo Active Member

    If you can get in a nice rhythm it's not too bad. Listen to your headphones and zone out. Gets annoying when some poor sup gets in the way.
     
  17. H.E. Pennypacker

    H.E. Pennypacker Mmm, Mombasa!

    They let you have phones?... We get searched like we are going into Fort Knox. They crack down on that one hard in FTW
     
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  18. BrownThunder

    BrownThunder Active Member

    If you enjoy it, I'm happy for you bud.
     
  19. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Positivity is against site rules. Consider this a warning infraction
     
  20. trickpony1

    trickpony1 Well-Known Member

    Toot toot!