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UPS Overview

Atlanta, GA (US)
10000+ employees
1907
Company - Public (UPS)
Logistics & Supply Chain
$10+ billion (USD) per year
At UPS, we love logistics.

But what's it really all about?

Every day, we choreograph the infinite movements of goods, funds, and information in more than 200 countries and territories.

From our early ... Read more

Mission: Empowering careers & commerce around the globe takes more than the concerted efforts of innovative thinkers, collaborative teammates & incredible technology. It calls on the values, purpose & mission that have driven us right from ... Read more

Company Updates

  • Future You earns a college degree. Part-Time Package Handlers have the opportunity to earn up to $25,000 for college tuition on top of weekly pay. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQQil

    Earn & Learn

    From where you are now to earning your degree.

  • Calling all college students! UPS is coming to a campus near you this semester. Come chat with our recruiters to find out where Future You fits in at UPS!

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UPS – Why Work For Us?


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Where are you headed? If you’re ready to get what you want out of your job — out of your life — the smart route is at UPS. As a growing, dynamic Fortune 50 organization, we have the kind of opportunities that will help you go as far as your ambition will take you. So if you’re looking to start on a rewarding future, we’ll get you moving in the right direction.

Here at UPS, we have many positions available, from Hourly Part-Time/Seasonal Package Handlers, Drivers and Mechanicss to full time professional roles in Sales, Marketing, Information Technology, Engineering, Finance & Accounting, Customer Solutions, Global Business Services, and many other business functions. Opportunities range from entry-level to senior-career!

Every day, we choreograph the infinite movements of goods, funds, and information in more than 200 countries and territories.

UPS in the United Kingdom is a respected global leader in package delivery and supply chain solutions. Working at UPS gives employees the opportunity to grow and access development opportunities in a diverse and multi-cultural environment. The range of career opportunities we offer suits those who are looking for part-time or flexible hours to fit in with their home life as well as offering job seekers the opportunity to develop from these roles into full-time and management positions. At UPS we have a strong culture of promotion from within.

At UPS we offer competitive salaries and job security within an established organization that values its employees, its customers and the communities it serves. UPS in the UK is proud to be a member of Business in the Community, the Prince’s Responsible Business Network.

From our early roots as a Seattle, Washington bike-messenger company to our present day, multi-billion-dollar global corporation, our team has held a singular focus – empowering commerce around the world. We have become the world's largest package delivery company and a leading global provider of specialized transportation and logistics services.

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Going the extra mile makes the world work better.

Logistics isn't just systems, supply chains, and epic infrastructure. It's a diverse team of individuals who bring their passion to the mission of UPS every day, offering better ways to orchestrate everything from complex international distribution networks to local business deliveries. It all begins with talented individuals like you – people who are ready to deliver on our reputation for billions of customers everywhere.

That's why we support our part-time employees with full-time benefits, exposure to an incredible range of opportunities and training programs and a practice of promoting from within. Here you'll have the freedom to change your role any number of times, while working for a company whose reliability is second to none. Your passion for innovation, and the pride that comes with doing what you do best, will be rewarded at every level. UPSers are hardworking, collaborative, and entrepreneurial. You'll fit right in.

 

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Living your dreams makes the world work better.

Making the world work better. Faster. Smarter. As the leading package delivery company and global leader in supply chain solutions, we’re passionate about bringing better ways to orchestrate everything from complex international distribution networks to local business deliveries. That’s logistics. And that’s exactly what careers at UPS are all about. 

We have Hourly Part-Time/Seasonal Package Handlers, Drivers and Mechanicss to full time professional roles in Sales, Marketing, Information Technology, Engineering, Finance & Accounting, Customer Solutions, Global Business Services, and many other business functions!

Across the skies, oceans and borders, UPS team members deliver on that promise for billions of customers every day. We offer limitless opportunities in a huge range of career areas, so you’re sure to find roles that suit your dreams and your expertise, along with a lifetime of possibilities.

UPS is involved in the community.

At UPS in the United Kingdom, employees are active in the local community. This Holiday season, UPS was able to deliver a big surprise at Rainbows Hospice and organised a full day of fun activities at UPS East Midlands, with gifts for the children—and their very own UPS package delivery car! At the Rainbows Hospice for children and young people; the staff is passionately committed to caring for children with life limiting and terminal illnesses

UPS Wishes Delivered – The newest UPS drivers at Rainbows

UPS in the United Kingdom is proud to be a member of Business in the Community, the Prince’s Responsible Business Network.

 

Our global footprint challenges us to bring new innovations to the table every day. Embrace different cultures. Meet different people. See how UPS does business around the world.  Watch more videos now!

UPS Reviews

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    I have been working at UPS full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good rate of pay and hours

    Cons

    Manual work heavy lifting for your back

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UPS Photos

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UPS Interviews

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    UPS Driver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Barking, London, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at UPS (Barking, London, England) in October 2014.

    Interview

    Phone interview with someone who wasn't even in HR.
    One on one with centre manager and supervisor.
    Went for a ride with one of the drivers.
    Disorganised at times but good practical side to it.

    Interview Questions

    • What do you think a normal day would be like working as a one of our Drivers?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    It was straightforward, basic take what you get offer.

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UPS Awards & Accolades

  • World's Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2014
  • Workforce Optimas Gold Award, Workforce Management Magazine, 2013
  • 100 Best Corporate Citizens, Corporate Responsibility Magazine, 2013
  • Top 250 Companies, Information Week 500, 2013
  • World's Most Ethical Companies, Ethisphere Institute, 2013
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