Sounds like the Transformation is starting

Discussion in 'UPS Partners' started by Glenlake55Wally, Aug 15, 2018.

  1. Glenlake55Wally

    Glenlake55Wally New Member

    I just heard that at Corporate the involuntary downsizing is starting. People are getting the boot with a buyout similar to the VRP.
     
  2. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    There is an offer on the table for me right now. Not sure if I want to take it yet.
     
  3. UPSWorkerUPS

    UPSWorkerUPS New Member

    What's the selection process of who is impacted? Is each department specific? Change is in the wind, please share!
     
  4. Returntosender

    Returntosender Well-Known Member

    At least 100 hundred IT employees from all over the country were laid off this week. They say they’ll open some of the jobs in Alpharetta, GA and laid off employees can apply for them (yes, apply for your own job) but who knows if they really will. 25 years with this company and I get a phone call telling me I’ll be unemployed October 15th.

    https://www.thelayoff.com/t/UFfUCy7
     
  5. Old Man Jingles

    Old Man Jingles Rat out of a cage

    More UPS layoffs

    It looks like RTS is getting laid off. :confused2:
     
  6. UPSWorkerUPS

    UPSWorkerUPS New Member

    Never heard of RTS? How many people are in that group? What do they do?
     
  7. Returntosender

    Returntosender Well-Known Member

    Pixar A1-13 group Animation works
     
  8. Old Man Jingles

    Old Man Jingles Rat out of a cage

    RTS is a UPS Operations term - it stands for Return to Sender.

    It is not a work group.
     
  9. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

  10. TearsInRain

    TearsInRain IE boogeyman

    naturally they are hitting the functions we need the most

    hope you like “Bob” from Delhi fixing your tech issues
     
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  11. Do you think they will give them opportunities to do other jobs such going back to package?
     
  12. BSWALKS

    BSWALKS And So It Goes

    Who do you thinks gonna fill those 22.4 jobs?
     
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  13. Certainly not those guys
     
  14. H.E. Pennypacker

    H.E. Pennypacker Mmm, Mombasa!

    Looks like a lot of people are going to be having a lot of meetings with "consultants" soon...
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  15. BSWALKS

    BSWALKS And So It Goes

    Maybe if the trucks had swivel chairs to spin in
     
  16. Or a real dispatch.....
     
  17. burrheadd

    burrheadd KING Of GIFS

    Wow!! you folks in the tower really are out of touch

    SMH!!
     
  18. Urbanitism

    Urbanitism New Member

    what is the offer and what do you do? Can you give some more information please?
     
  19. Urbanitism

    Urbanitism New Member

    The rumor is that the Worldship team in MD has been told their jobs are eliminated and they have till October to find jobs. If not, they will get 3 months severance. Can anyone verify? does anyone know the makeup of that team? Is it true that the jobs have been outsourced to India? what a legacy our CEO is leaving behind. Shocking...If this is true, Good IT people should vacate quickly while the market is extremely hot. Unbelievable. They have may options to not hurt partners by offering better package and lower the age in IT. Instead, they go after the hard working people. Folks enjoy JP...do not be fooled with the sweet talk, be careful. Disheartened and dismayed for what is happening. I hope this is wrong as I love the good old UPS and hate to see this destruction...
     
  20. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Can't , I'm on a gag order.
     
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