CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - UPS is still hiring seasonal and part-time positions for the holiday season in the Cincinnati area.
The hiring comes with an anticipated holiday increase in package volume that begins in November and continues through January.
The full- and part-time seasonal positions -- primarily package handlers, drivers, and driver-helpers -- have long been an entry point for permanent employment at UPS. The company says about 1/3 of those hired seasonally in the past three years now have permanent jobs with the company.
Pay for driver helpers starts at $15.00 an hour and $10.25 for package handlers. Both positions can also qualify for up to $100 in weekly bonuses.
Permanent UPS jobs -- including part-time jobs -- come with pay and benefits, including healthcare and retirement benefits.
At many UPS locations, part-time employees in college are eligible to receive up to $25,000 in tuition assistance through the company's Earn and Learn program.
UPS continues to hire at the following four local locations:
- Cincinnati Hub - 500 W Gest St, Cincinnati, OH
- Sharonville Hub - 11141 Canal Rd, Sharonville, OH
- Kentuckyview Center - 7875 Foundation Drive Florence, KY
- Richwood Hub - 55 Transport Dr., Walton, KY
Interested job seekers can easily apply for holiday season opportunities by visiting UPSjobs.com. Applicants must apply online.