The Seasonal Driver Helper is an ideal role for many people. It’s perfect for college students who return home (or remain on campus) during winter break. It’s a great opportunity for a stay-at-home parent looking for serious cash as the holiday season approaches. Above all, this is one of the roles where someone who’s serious about their future can make their mark with UPS, regardless of where you are in life. Sure, it requires some heavy lifting (up to 35 lbs.), but who isn’t looking for a healthy job these days? Most significantly, the Seasonal Driver Helper will be delivering merriment and cheer throughout the holiday season to the residents of the communities in which they live! This is a vital role in UPS seasonal operations that offers long-term career advancement with a Fortune 50 Employer. No drivers’ license is required – only reliable transportation – and the dedicated Seasonal Driver Helper will by picked up by the Package Delivery Driver on a local route.
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- Team player
The nice thing is that everybody likes to receive a gift. When their package arrives, they’re just glowing, they’re happy to see you, and it’s a nice feeling to know that this person wants me to come and deliver their package.
- BryanDriver Helper
Seasonal Driver Helper Perks
UPS is hiring individuals to work as temporary, seasonal Driver Helpers. This is a physical, fast-paced, outdoor position that involves continual lifting, lowering and carrying packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. It requires excellent customer contact skills and a lot of walking.
As a Driver Helper you will not drive the delivery vehicle but assist the driver in the delivery of packages.
Driver Helpers usually meet the UPS driver at a mutually agreed upon time and location each weekday (Monday through Friday) and typically do not work on weekends or selected holidays. Hours vary but usually begin after 8:00 a.m. and end before 8:00 p.m. Driver Helpers must comply with UPS appearance guidelines.
Driver Helper seasonal opportunities are typically between the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday time period.
This job posting includes information about the minimum qualifications (including the UPS Uniform and Personal Appearance Guidelines), locations, shifts, and operations within the locations which may consider my application. An applicant or employee may request an exception or change to, or an accommodation of, any condition of employment (including the UPS Uniform and Personal Appearance Guidelines) because of a sincerely held religious belief or practice.
UPS is an equal opportunity employer – race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity
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