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Updated Apr 21, 2014
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3.3 2,137 reviews

                             

65% Approve of the CEO

UPS Chairman and CEO D. Scott Davis

D. Scott Davis

(998 ratings)

61% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Many full-time employees started out as part-time to take advantage of the tuition benefits"
    in 206 reviews
  • "Great benefits, competitive pay for all but the lowest package handlers"
    in 190 reviews
Cons:
  • "No work-life balance, extra legal benefits not good enough"
    in 68 reviews
  • "I just got hired as a full time driver have to be in a casual drivers for months"
    in 135 reviews
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Best job I'll ever have

Package Handler (Current Employee)
Milwaukee, WI

I have been working at UPS part-time for more than 10 years

ProsGreat pay and benefits. Flexible work hours. Great supervisors.

ConsTransferring and applying to other UPS jobs as an employee should be a lot easier.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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love the job

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at UPS

Prosmoney is great and benefits

ConsHard to move up and expand your mind

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Great company to work for.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at UPS

ProsGood pay, great benefit, Awesome work environment. Good training, work life balance, Possible to get promoted. This is really great company to work for.

ConsPart time, early hour shift, it's difficult to have a good break during the shift regardless of how long the shift becomes.The work is very physical and demanding.

Advice to Senior ManagementEncourage the employee who really works hard.

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Great Growth Pontential

Human Resources Representative (Former Employee)
Chantilly, VA

I worked at UPS part-time for more than a year

ProsThis is a large, well-known organization with great pay, benefits, training and endless growth opportunities. You are your limit with regards to where you can go within the organization. They keep their staff up to date on current trainings and on-goings in the organization as well. It was a great place to work.

ConsEarly morning hours are not for everyone and during the peak season you are asked to go above and beyond your normal job description. Some people may see this as a con.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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I had a good experience working at UPS

UPS Package Handler (Former Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I worked at UPS part-time for more than 5 years

Prosexcellent benefits, work hours are excellent

Conshave to work extra hours during holidays

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great workout, fun job for part time status.

Part Time Package Handler (Former Employee)
Chantilly, VA

I worked at UPS part-time for more than a year

ProsDefinitely got in shape doing this job and it was good to stack with school or a 2nd job.

ConsGetting up at zero dark thirty gets old.

Advice to Senior ManagementPay structure is outdated.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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I really enjoyed my time at UPS, good pay and good benefits.

UPS Driver (Former Employee)
Denver, CO

I worked at UPS full-time for more than a year

ProsI was a driver, great leadership, great pay and benefits. Union to back you up. Potential to move up!

ConsTraining was so so, first week was a thrill.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work.

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Decent company to work with good benefits

Part Time Package Handler (Current Employee)
Louisville, KY

I have been working at UPS part-time for more than 5 years

Prosgood benefits, decent wages, pension, union backed, there's potential to make good wages

Conspart-time, union backed, sometimes you wonder how some of the full time and building managers were able to get so far when they are so bad at their job

Advice to Senior ManagementManagement needs to get their story straight and protect the employees that are good workers and punish the bad one, and they should know who those people are and not get them mixed up. Management needs to know what their employees are doing to.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great overall

Applications Developer (Current Employee)
Baltimore, MD

I have been working at UPS full-time for more than a year

ProsGood benefits. Promote strong life-work balance. Great company culture.

ConsSlow promotions. Would like quicker raises/promotions. However overall career opportunities are fairly good.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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ok job

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at UPS part-time

Prosgood salary and very good benifits,

Conscan be stressful at times

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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