MILWAUKEE – UPS has announced plans to hire more than 600 seasonal employees in the Milwaukee metro area and 95,000 seasonal employees across the country.
The seasonal jobs are to support the anticipated increase in package volume that will begin in November and continue through January 2018.
Locally, UPS is hiring at the following locations:
- Elm Grove – 12400 W Bluemound Rd. Elm Grove, Wis. 53122
- Oak Creek – 6800 S 6th St. Oak Creek, Wis. 53154
Delivery driver jobs start at $18.75 per hour. Pay for package handlers starts at $10.20 per, and driver-helper jobs start at $15 per hour.
UPS says seasonal jobs may lead to permanent part-time and full-time jobs. In fact, UPS reports over the last three years, 35 percent of the people UPS hired for seasonal package handler jobs were later hired in a permanent position when the holidays were over.