Yup UPS is screwed this December

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by Trackless in brown, Nov 27, 2018.

  1. ajhstl

    ajhstl New Member

    How do you trim RDO back on? There is no choice on my DIAD like there was before.
     
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  2. UPSjedi41

    UPSjedi41 Active Member

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  3. Emeralddriver85

    Emeralddriver85 New Member

    They can adjust the percentage of Orion. I’ve had it done many of times. It’s almost like they flip it and it’s night and day difference.
     
  4. Zowert

    Zowert Active Member

    I don’t understand why everyone hates ORION, we get paid by the hour so it’s essentially making us more money. Once I get my air off I’m following ORION, which typically turns a 9 hour day into 11 but whatever.
     
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  5. soberups

    soberups Pees in the brown Koolaid

    I dont like making multiple left turns against traffic on a busy highway.
    I dont like crawling over/ fighting thru a 25 piece, HIN #1100 bulk stop until 4:00 in the afternoon. Especially when ORION has me driving right past it 6 times doing other stops.
    I dont like having to bury a trampoline, 2 bunk beds, six 70 lb rolls of carpet and 5 Amazon boxes of dog food underneath fifty 48 lb. cases of wine because ORION told me to drive right by those deliveries in order to do a winery pickup at 11:00 in the morning.
    I dont like having to deliver a 275 lb trampoline out the bulkhead door because ORION wants me to wait until the end of the day to deliver a RDR bulk stop that is blocking the back door.
    The job is already hard enough. The forced stupidity of ORION makes it even harder.
     
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  6. soberups

    soberups Pees in the brown Koolaid

    Go in the office to the PDS computer.
    Find your route, put the cursor on the green dot that says ORION and click it. Then click “OFF” and you are good to go.
     
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  7. Operational needs

    Operational needs Virescil Vulnere Virtus

    I delivered four trampolines in two days....to the same friggin house!
     
  8. Nolimitz

    Nolimitz Active Member

    circus family?
     
  9. burrheadd

    burrheadd Esquire

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    Having a “hold my beer” party?
     
  10. soberups

    soberups Pees in the brown Koolaid

    Our job is to pound nails.
    RDO is a hammer.
    ODO is a rubber spatula.
    “Adjusting the percentage” is essentially like putting a bunch of duct tape on the spatula.
    It would be a lot simpler if they quit playing games and just gave us the damn hammer.
     
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  11. What'dyabringmetoday???

    What'dyabringmetoday??? Well-Known Member

    Might? Lol.
     
  12. What'dyabringmetoday???

    What'dyabringmetoday??? Well-Known Member

    So- do you like Orion? Just curious.
     
  13. 35years

    35years Well-Known Member

    Your bosses are idiots.

    Our Orion plan is exactly RDO this time of year. Don't blame the tool (ODO). The boss who supplies the tool is the idiot.

    They have the ability to make ODO = RDO.
     
  14. eats packages

    eats packages Crushing It

    Welp. We're boned.
     
  15. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Lets get sexy
     
  16. keeb86

    keeb86 Member

    They turned our Orion off
     
  17. eats packages

    eats packages Crushing It

    Honestly I don't get why they split up one route three times to make new routes but then they leave another one completely intact. The result is that one person is going out with 500 pieces while the other leaves with 160. Everyone's time is wasted bailing out that one person in their loop.
     
  18. soberups

    soberups Pees in the brown Koolaid

    If they did that 365 days a year they might actually be on to something.
     
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  19. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead My Senior Picture

    I heard that the Company is terming it "malicious obedience".....what a bunch of oxyMORONS!!!!
     
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  20. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

    They tried that here when it first started. We all just laughed. I always just say. The words are "or better" I ran 98% so you're welcome.
     
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