Employment Information for UPS

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

Why Work for UPS

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”. 

UPS hires full-time, part-time, temporary and seasonal workers, with a hiring surge each fall as the busy holiday shipping season ramps up. Get tips on how to find and apply for positions at UPS and learn about the company benefits and more. 

UPS Career and Employment Information 

The UPS careers website offer information to prospective job candidates, such as job types, benefits, and other general information regarding employment. 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 

Job seekers can search for jobs by either entering a keyword and location or selecting a career category in their dropdown menu. 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. 

An excellent feature for applicants is the ability to find jobs based on their LinkedIn profile. By allowing UPS to access to any relevant information their LinkedIn profile contains, they can be matched with potentially dozens of posts. 

After you've found the position(s) for which you will apply, 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. 

 Candidates seeking part-time work can filter their search 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 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 interview reminders. 

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 also promotes learning and development through Earn and Learn, the company’s Tuition Assistance Program. Available at over 100 UPS locations nationwide, the program helps pay for an employee's college degree, up to $5,200 per year. To date, UPS has helped over 290,000 employees earn their degree!

UPS is committed ensuring that military veterans transition into civilian life as smoothly as possible. That is why the company offers veterans and their families a comprehensive benefits package and resources. Veterans unsure of the right career fit can use the UPS Military Skills Translator tool to find roles related to the skills they developed in military service.