woman drivers --- a dying breed?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by 10 2 go, Feb 1, 2014.

  1. 3 done 3 to go

    3 done 3 to go In control of my own destiny

    How many woman drivers out there? We lost ours about 10 yrs ago. Her body wasn't able to withstand the constant abuse. We also have only 2 loaders at our building
  2. CharleyHustle

    CharleyHustle Active Member

    We have several at my barn. Even more in the part time ranks. Ya know, all our women drivers were pretty cute when they started out, but now they just look tired and beaten down. Come to think of it,all the men are like that too.
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  3. 3 done 3 to go

    3 done 3 to go In control of my own destiny

    What are the average ages.?
  4. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    We had 3---2 in pkg and 1 in feeder. We had one get fired quite a few years ago for telling a customer what she truly thought of him. We lost one this past week that we all hope we get back. We had a preloaded who would drive during Peak but she got hurt. There are at least 10 on both the preload and metro.
  5. 9.5er

    9.5er Well-Known Member

    We have several in our center. A couple of them can and will out work most of the men.
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  6. Cementups

    Cementups Box Monkey

    We have 5 in my center.
    Should be less. They should all be at home cooking and cleaning. :devil3:
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  7. ManInBrown

    ManInBrown Well-Known Member

    We have a couple Air drivers. And 1 or 2 FT pkg.
  8. ZQXC

    ZQXC Guest

  9. upslesbian13

    upslesbian13 New Member

    I'm one of the females in my hub. There's a handful of us there.
  10. ibleedbrown

    ibleedbrown Active Member

    where the chicks?
  11. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    Talk about abuse.

    "The best punch I ever threw is when Robin Givens hit all four walls"... Mike Tyson
  12. toonertoo

    toonertoo Most Awesome Dog Staff Member

    We have 3. Had two trainees at peak. None waiting in line. two of ours are in their early 30s. Im not one of those. I just turned 56, yee ha
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  13. No women drivers at our center. No minorities either. 1 older woman preloader & the midday dispatch is a woman. That's it.
  14. Richard Harrow

    Richard Harrow Deplorable.

    I think we have 5 f/t in our building, maybe 2 other p/t. But we also have well over 200 drivers in this building as well.
  15. rod

    rod retired and happy

    Bare foot and pregnant --- on a chain that only reaches the kitchen-bathroom and bedroom.
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  16. Cementups

    Cementups Box Monkey

    I can do without the pregnant part. They are sexy pregnant but the end result is not favorable.
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  17. Dr.Brown

    Dr.Brown Swollen Member

    I noticed a newer driver doing a pickup off a woman drivers route... he told me, customer had told her she looked great one day and that she complained about sexual harrassment.. welp, it's his pickup now, a crappy one at that
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  18. 'Lord Brown's bidding'

    'Lord Brown's bidding' Well-Known Member

    The PHL hub is made up of mostly females. There are also quite a few in the Air Driver operation.
  19. funkytownhub

    funkytownhub New Member

    Out of the four drivers in my loop, I'm the only male.
  20. bumped

    bumped Well-Known Member

    We have a few, and one of them runs circles around every other driver. Now, she just complains about all the work she gets. I can't understand why?:ohmy: