Way too early for this

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by TooTechie, Nov 9, 2014.

  1. TooTechie

    TooTechie Geek in Brown

    It's way too early to be talking about this, but I'm bored at the moment. Just noticed that Christmas Eve 2016 will fall on a Saturday. Repeat of 2011 where people were forced to work Saturday as 6th punch then used for 2-5 hours?
  2. Hope not,but you're probably correct.
  3. 728ups

    728ups offending people on the internet since 1995

    oh yeah if you have hours you'll be working
  4. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Sometimes I feel like a nut, sometimes i dont.

    I'll make sure I have 59 hours that week.
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  5. bumped

    bumped Well-Known Member

    I'll make sure I get my hours during the week to not work on that Saturday. If that means letting my helper off earlier to achieve it I will.
  6. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    That's why you make sure you punch out at 60 hours on Friday that week DUHHHHHHH lol
  7. Richard Harrow

    Richard Harrow Deplorable.

    I got $5 says that we'll be delivering ground in one form or another on Saturdays by 2016 anyway.
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  8. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    2016 must be a Leap Year as Christmas is on a Friday in 2015.

    We very well may be delivering on Saturdays by 2016.
  9. To compete with fedex ground and the Post office.
  10. TooTechie

    TooTechie Geek in Brown

    I really hope not. I know anything is possible and I'm locked into this career but the weekend is for family.
  11. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    Read your supplement. Ours (Upstate NY) has language already in place for an alternate work schedule.
  12. My supplement says. Any driver hired before july 31st 1991 Is a Monday thru Friday driver. With the option to work tuesday thru Saturday. Drivers hired after that date,company can choose what days .
  13. Shifting Contents

    Shifting Contents Most Help Needed

    You've mentioned this before.

    I would take a regular ft driving spot t-s. Not a 22.3 style.

    I've always liked having a weekday off.
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  14. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Sometimes I feel like a nut, sometimes i dont.

  15. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    59 hours ILL EAT THAT LIKE A SNACK lmfao.
  16. Too many for me!
  17. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

  18. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    Don't matter to me SUPER MAN don't get tired he gets sleepy lol. The side effect of being super ADHD, it ain't a bad thing. Always turn your weaknesses into your strengths and motivation.
  19. It cuts Into my beer time. I work to live,not live to work. If I go over 50= not happy!
  20. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    Over 50 during peak yeah whatever, over 50 during non peak not cool. Totally agree. Really don't like to go over 50 max either during non peak. Definitely gtn home too late once u start going over 8 9 hours ot.