Package Handler – Local Sort

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    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
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    General Labour

65 Trillium Park Pl., Kitchener Ontario N2E 1X1 A part time job with UPS is a great way to earn extra money and health benefits. As a UPS Part-time Package Handler, you will be on the frontline of customer service. Although this is a part-time opportunity, you will be responsible for ensuring that our customers’ packages are handled safely and efficiently so they can arrive at their destination on time. This is a physical, fast-paced position that involves continual lifting, lowering, and sliding packages that typically weigh 25-45 lbs, and may weigh up to 70 lbs. UPS in Kitchener, Ontario is looking for Package Handlers to work our evening shift, local sort. All work is 5 days a week, Monday – Friday. Shift start time is 6:00PMand usually finishes between 9:30PM/10:30PM . Employees should be flexible to start earlier and stay later depending on operational needs. UPS provides an excellent employment opportunity for students. Through the UPS Earn and Learn program, our student employees receive all the paid benefits of a great part-time job with UPS, plus tuition reimbursement up to $1500 / per semester. You will be eligible for the Earn and Learn program on your first day of work. UPS Benefits Health and dental benefits provided after 1 year of service Immediate access to UPS employee discounts Opportunities for advancement within a Fortune 500 Company – You might be surprised how high you can climb – most of our senior leadership actually started out as part-time package handlers 2 weeks paid vacation after 1 year Hourly rate is $14.00 / per hour to start Progressive wages – Guaranteed wage increase through Union Collective Agreement Paid weekly – every Friday Expenses Union dues once a month Union initiation fee after probation period – 90 working days EDUCATION/WORK EXPERIENCE Ability to lift 70 lbs. Available to work daily, Monday through Friday Ability to work in a fast paced environment Ability to work in a warehouse environment (warehouse is cold in the winter and warm in the summer; dust; dirt; and noise)