ONTARIO (CBSLA) — UPS says it will hire more than 1,000 seasonal employees in the Ontario area in anticipation of this year’s extra shipping-heavy holiday season.
Nationally, UPS says they plan to hire more than 100,000 seasonal workers for the expected increase in shipping that begins in October and continues through January.READ MORE: George W. Bush To Speak in Beverly Hills, Long Beach
Some of the open positions include tractor-trailer and package car driver, which start at $21 an hour. Package handlers and driver-helpers are also wanted, and the pay for those positions start at $14.50. All these positions are open at UPS’ Ontario facility on Jurupa Street.READ MORE: Biker With Several Felony Warrants Arrested In Westminster
UPS says 35% of seasonal workers are hired permanently, and about a third of UPS’ workforce started in seasonal positions.MORE NEWS: Thousands Help In Massive Beach Cleanup Effort Saturday
To apply, go to upsjobs.com.