Employment Information for UPS

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Are you interested in working at UPS? UPS is the largest logistics and delivery company in the world with operations in over 200 countries.  Over 430,000 workers are employed at UPS worldwide, with 350,000 of those individuals employed in the United States. 

UPS hires full-time, part-time, temporary and seasonal workers, with a hiring surge each fall as the busy holiday shipping season ramps up.

UPS Career and Employment Information

UPS has been recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies,”  by Forbes as the 6th “Most Reputable Company” and by Fast Company as one of the “World’s Top 50 Most Innovative Companies”.

Career Areas at UPS

UPS hires workers in the following six major functional clusters:  Package Handlers and Helpers, Drivers and Mechanics, Customer Solutions and Sales, IT, Corporate, and Logistics and Operations.

Searching for Jobs at UPS

What's the best way to look for UPS job openings? You can search for jobs through the UPS Career Site by categories like drivers, marketing, IT, sales, administrative, package handler, warehouse, human resources, engineering, and information systems.  

You can search by location for openings or click on various places on a map to see jobs in those areas. The advanced search feature enables you to look for jobs by a combination of location, keyword and category as well as a radius around a zip code.

The site also has a “Featured Jobs” section for positions in high demand like drivers, sales, and IT jobs.

UPS Jobs Social Media and Text Messages

Those interested in jobs with UPS can "like" the UPS Facebook page and follow UPS on Twitter to find out about immediate and in-demand openings and company news. Registered users of the UPS careers website can sign up for text alerts for new job listings, current job application status updates, and interviews reminders.

UPS Part-Time Jobs

Candidates can search for part-time jobs by inserting the keyword “part-time” in the advanced search page.

You do not need to submit a resume with your job application for a part-time job.

UPS Company Benefits

UPS company benefits include the UPS Tuition Assistance Program, health insurance, stock purchase plan, 401(k), education and a large variety of additional employment benefits. UPS offers benefits for many part-time workers, unlike most employers.

UPS Job Applications:

UPS requires candidates to complete the application process online. The first step in applying for a UPS job is to search for open positions, and then fill out an online profile and a series of questionnaires.  Candidates can integrate information from their LinkedIn profile and resume to facilitate the completion of their profile.

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