UPS to hire 1,000 seasonal workers in Louisville - Business First United Parcel Service Inc. plans to hire 1,000 seasonal employees in the Louisville area, beginning next week and continuing through the first week of December. The extra hands are being brought on board to help with the heightened package volume expected during the holiday season. The seasonal jobs start at $8.50 an hour and range up to $23 an hour and include a variety of shifts, according to a news release from Atlanta-based UPS (NYSE: UPS). The jobs available include package handlers, ramp operators, driver helpers and tractor-trailer drivers. Those interested in applying should visit www.upsjobs.com.