Skip to main content

This site functions best with JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to experience all that this site has to offer.

BaSE Part Time Supervisor

  • Farmingville, New York
  • Facility: Suffolk - Farmingville
  • Job ID: 276438
  • Zip Code: 11738
  • Street Address: 980 Horseblock Road

ENGINEER Snapshot

  • Work with a committed team
  • Design and construction of facilities
  • Overall leadership of plant maintenance
  • R&D automation and robotics
  • Environmental and safety practices
  • Leadership and relationship-building

Back to Job Navigation (Snapshot)

Have What It Takes To Move The World

As a Plant Engineer, you will join a global team that works on a scale you just can’t find anywhere else. Just consider this: we’ve delivered 3,240 packages since you started reading this section—think we know a thing or two about solving engineering challenges?

  • 20 million+ deliveries every day to 10.5 million customers
  • 5.1 billion deliveries in 2017
  • 119 thousand vehicles with more than 9,000 powered by alternative fuel
  • 2.5 thousand+ operating facilities worldwide

Back to Job Navigation (Going Global)

Find your focus

Mechanical Engineering

Construction Project Managers

Project Managers at UPS lead a team of architects, contractors, and consultants in the design and construction of UPS operating facilities. Project managers oversee various aspects of building construction, manage the cost to meet the budget, track the project performance against schedules and critical path.

UPS Facilities Engineering Managers

UPS Facility Engineering Managers are responsible for the day-to-day operations of the UPS package sorting facilities. Responsibilities include managing technical staff in maintaining automated and conventional package sorting and building systems at their optimal design capacity and specification. Facility managers have direct responsibility for contractors to oversee capital improvement projects at the existing facilities. The responsibilities for environmental and safety compliance also fall within the functions of the Facility Engineering Manager.

Systems and Electrical Design Engineers

Systems and Electrical Design Engineers interface with material-handling vendors, conveyor manufacturers and electrical controls manufacturers to design of conveyor systems for UPS operating facilities capable of processing over tens of thousands of packages per hour. Systems design includes both mechanical and electrical engineering disciplines. Engineers research and collaborate with vendors to incorporate the latest engineering technologies to deliver the most efficient and cost-effective solutions in the material-handling industry.

Electrical & Systems Design Engineering

Systems and Electrical Design Engineers

Systems and Electrical Design Engineers interface with material-handling vendors, conveyor manufacturers and electrical controls manufacturers to design of conveyor systems for UPS operating facilities capable of processing over tens of thousands of packages per hour. Systems design includes both mechanical and electrical engineering disciplines. Engineers research and collaborate with vendors to incorporate the latest engineering technologies to deliver the most efficient and cost-effective solutions in the material-handling industry.

Automation Engineers

Automation Engineers collaborate with the systems, electrical, and mechanical teams to design and implement Programmable Logic Control (PLC) systems to handle the sortation reporting of up to 100,000 package per hour. Automation engineers oversee contractors in the design and programming of PLC/HMI, test and commission automated control systems, and provide training and technical support for the end user. Through continued research in new vendor technologies, the Automation Engineer provides future direction for the implementation of the latest technology to achieve the most efficient and effective solutions.

Construction Project Engineers

At UPS lead a team of architects, contractors, and consultants in the design and construction of UPS operating facilities. Project managers oversee various aspects of building construction, manage the cost to meet the budget, and track the project performance against schedules and critical path.

Civil Engineering Architecture

Construction Project Managers

Project Managers at UPS lead a team of architects, contractors, and consultants in the design and construction of UPS operating facilities. Project managers oversee various aspects of building construction, manage the cost to meet the budget, track the project performance against schedules and critical path.

UPS Facilities Engineering Managers

UPS Facility Engineering Managers are responsible for the day-to-day operations of the UPS package sorting facilities. Responsibilities include managing technical staff in maintaining automated and conventional package sorting and building systems at their optimal design capacity and specification. Facility managers have direct responsibility for contractors to oversee capital improvement projects at the existing facilities. The responsibilities for environmental and safety compliance also fall within the functions of the Facility Engineering Manager.

Computer/Software Engineering

Automation Engineers

Automation Engineers collaborate with the systems, electrical, and mechanical teams to design and implement Programmable Logic Control (PLC) systems to handle the sortation reporting of up to 100,000 package per hour. Automation engineers oversee contractors in the design and programming of PLC/HMI, test and commission automated control systems, and provide training and technical support for the end user. Through continued research in new vendor technologies, the Automation Engineer provides future direction for the implementation of the latest technology to achieve the most efficient and effective solutions.

Systems and Electrical Design Engineers

Systems and Electrical Design Engineers interface with material-handling vendors, conveyor manufacturers and electrical controls manufacturers to design of conveyor systems for UPS operating facilities capable of processing over tens of thousands of packages per hour. Systems design includes both mechanical and electrical engineering disciplines. Engineers research and collaborate with vendors to incorporate the latest engineering technologies to deliver the most efficient and cost-effective solutions in the material-handling industry.

Environmental Engineering

Sustainability and Environmental Engineers

Sustainability and Environmental Engineers support the corporate sustainability objectives with alternate fuel (Compressed natural Gas, Liquid Natural Gas, electric and propane) deployments and green facility design (LEED Certified buildings). Sustainability and Environmental engineers work with outside agencies to implement best management practices at all facilities to reduce the carbon footprint of the organization by analyzing the scientific data and monitoring the progress of environmental improvement programs. Environmental engineers ensure environmental and safety compliance for UPS facilities by reviewing applicable facility regulations, performing trend analysis for compliance activities and developing corrective action plans.

Back to Job Navigation (Engineering Areas)

Are you ready for big responsibility?

Plant Engineers work on important projects around the globe. Find out firsthand what you can do at UPS.

Back to Job Navigation (What we do)

Do the right thing

Our team is dedicated to the customers and communities we serve, and it’s a commitment we take seriously even when we’re not at work. See how our professionals responded when tragedy struck in Texas.

Back to Job Navigation (Giving Back)

Get more from your benefits

Even if you’re a part-time package handler, you will receive a full slate of benefits and other rewards.

  • Competitive pay

  • Medical, dental, vision, and more

  • Consistent scheduling

  • Career Growth & mobility

Benefits Disclaimer

The benefits and compensation information provided on this website are for informational purposes only. Not every product or service is available or applicable to every employee and the availability of a product or service is subject to change. UPS reserves the right to alter or delete the information provided as required by UPS’ business needs.

Back to Job Navigation (Rewards)

BaSE Part Time Supervisor

  • Full Time
  • Farmingville, New York
Apply Now

Job Title:  BASE Part-Time Supervisor

Department:  Building and Systems Engineering (BaSE) – Worldport, 911 Grade Lane

The Buildings & Systems Engineering (BaSE) Part-Time Supervisor protects UPS assets including buildings, equipment, and grounds. This position is located in the Air Park/Worldport. Work environment is divided between the office and the field/operation area. 

Available position will be in one the following areas of the BaSE Function:

  • Process Support Group (PSG)

  • Sort & Repair Crew – He/she will be responsible for supervising conveyor maintenance employees. The Supervisor will work in a fast paced environment where abilities to multitask and attention to detail are required. He/she will be responsible for the dispatching of work, de-logging of work, and follow-up on repairs.  He/she will deliver environmental, regulatory, safety and health compliance training.

  • OPC – He/she will monitor the sortation system utilizing multiple software applications while interacting with conveyor mechanics and operations employees. The Supervisor will work in a fast paced environment where abilities to multitask and attention to detail are required.  He/she may also deliver environmental, regulatory, safety and health compliance training.

  • Facilities Support Group (FSG) - He/she will be responsible for monitoring and maintaining the automated facility systems; including HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, etc.  The Supervisor will work directly with outside service vendors to ensure that all systems are maintained at optimal levels.  The Supervisor will work in a fast paced environment where abilities to multitask and attention to detail are required.  He/she may also deliver environmental, regulatory, safety and health compliance training.

  • Housekeeping - He/she will be responsible for supervising housekeeping employees. In carrying out housekeeping duties, the Supervisor ensures that facility appearance is maintained at an acceptable level for the most reasonable cost. He/she will deliver environmental, regulatory, safety and health compliance training.

Position allows the ability to gain engineering and operations experience. This role will provide continuous career development based on the needs of the employee and the company.

Responsibilities and Duties:

Activities performed include but are not limited to:

  • Responding to internal customer requests.

  • Responding to facility alarms and emergencies and troubleshooting problems that arise.

  • This position is part of a team that provides 24x7 coverage, including possible holidays and weekends.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Currently pursuing or possesses a Bachelor’s degree or an applicable technical degree or trade.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.).

  • Possess strong oral, written interpersonal and organizational skills.

  • Multitask, run various systems simultaneously and monitor systems from a computer station.

  • Detail orientated.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with all employee groups including all levels of the management team. (preferred)

  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills. (preferred)

  • Must be able to speak to large groups of employees. (preferred)

Applicant must complete a Pymetrics assessment in order to be considered for this position.  An email from “UPS Recruitment” containing instructions will be sent to the email address associated with the application within 24-48 hours of supervisor approval.  Applicant will have 3 business days to complete the assessment.


UPS is an equal opportunity employer. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law
Apply Now

Back to Job Navigation (Responsibilities)

Get Job Alerts

Take another step towards your career at UPS

Please enable JavaScript in your browser to sign up for Email Alerts with UPS.

You Belong At UPS

We are better together. We are stronger united. We are UPS

Learn More

Job Location

See where you will work

View the Map

Religious Accommodation Questions

If you still have questions after reviewing the FAQ’s, please contact us at hrcompliance@ups.com.