UPS hiring 520 in greater Milwaukee area for holiday season

MILWAUKEE COUNTY (CBS 58) -- UPS has announced their plan to hire more than 500 people in the greater Milwaukee area.

These jobs are among the 100,000 seasonal jobs UPS will be filling across the country this holiday season. 

The local positions are a combination of seasonal and permanent jobs, and include

  • 165 package handlers
  • 64 delivery and tractor-trailer drivers
  • 290 driver-helpers

Tractor-trailer and package car driver jobs start at $18.75 per hour. Pay for package handlers start at $10.35 per hour and $15.00 for driver-helpers.

UPS says 35% of the people they hired in the past three years for seasonal package handler jobs stayed with the company on a permanent basis after the holidays.

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