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Job Description:

“UPS is the world’s largest package delivery company and a provider of supply chain management solutions.”

At UPS, we discover how we combine endless opportunities, innovation and rewards to create a truly unique career experience. With our unique promote-from-within culture, you'll always find exciting new opportunities at every level of the organization. From training and education to growth and empowerment, you have the freedom to forge a career path that can take you anywhere you want to go.

Position Summary: Vehicle shifters are responsible for moving trailers onto outbound and inbound doors within a UPS facility in a predefined area.

Job Type: Part-Time - Permanent

Work Location: 12424 Dixie Road, Caledon, ON L7C 2L8

Workdays: Monday to Friday

Shift Start: 5:30 PM for 3-5 hours per day *(Flexibility is required with both the start and finish times)

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Move/shift Company trailers within a defined area.
  • Adhere to and follow company established safety rules and procedures.
  • Follow and execute company-established safe/defensive driving methods.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Valid Ontario G2/G Driver’s License
  • Clean Driver’s Abstract showing:

a) No violations for the current year (last 12 months) and no more than 2 violations for the previous 3-year period (last 36 months)

b) No accidents and maximum 5 demerit points for the previous 3-year period (last 36 months)

  • Full availability to work Monday to Friday (all five days of the week)
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced and physically demanding environment and staying longer than the usual shift hours depending on the operational needs and package shipment volume
  • Ontario AZ Driver’s License and/or Tractor-Trailer experience would be considered an asset

Compensation and Benefits:

  • $16.10/hr (base rate of $14.25 + an hourly bonus of $1.85) and automatic progression as per the existing Union Collective Agreement
  • Health and dental benefits after 12 months of employment (commences on the first day of the month after meeting the requirement)
  • 2 weeks of paid vacation after one year of service
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program ($300 per referred Package Handler)
  • Immediate access to UPS ‘Employee Discounts’ upon hiring
  • Paid training
  • Opportunity for advancement within a Fortune 100 Company
  • Free parking

Expenses:

  • Monthly union dues (approximately $40/month)
  • A union initiation fee of $50 (will be deducted after completing 90 working days with UPS)
  • A criminal background check fee of $20.50 (will be deducted from your Human Resources Orientation pay and reimbursed after 90 working days with UPS)

Working Conditions:

  • Exposed to changing/extreme temperatures while working in a warehouse environment and/or outdoors.

Of Note:

  • In our industry this position is also known as Yard Driver, Shifter, Shunter etc.

UPS Canada is a diverse and equal opportunity employer. Please advise our HR representatives if workplace accommodation is needed. Thank you for your interest in UPS Canada.

UPS Canada is a diverse and equal opportunity employer. Please advise our HR representatives if workplace accommodation is needed. Thank you for your interest in UPS Canada.

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