Working Wednesday: UPS still needs to fill more than 1,000 seasonal positions in the Denver area

Posted at 3:26 PM, Nov 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-08 17:32:12-05

DENVER – UPS still needs more than 1,000 seasonal workers in the Denver area to help with the upcoming holiday season. 

The company just announced it expects to deliver a record-breaking 750 million packages this season, and needs to fill more than 1,000 job openings here in Denver, including permanent package handler positions.

Tractor-trailer driver jobs start at $32.00 per hour, and seasonal driver jobs start at $18.75 per hour. Pay for package handlers is between $10.20 and $11.00 per hour plus a $200 weekly attendance bonus, and driver-helpers start at $15.00 per hour. UPS says 35 percent of seasonal workers eventually move on to permanent positions.

UPS continues to hire at the following local locations:

  • Denver/Commerce City - 5020 Ivy St., Commerce City, CO 80022
  • Aurora - 19500 East 23rd Avenue, Aurora, CO 80011
  • Englewood - 13101 James E Casey Ave, Englewood, CO 80112
  • Denver Gateway - 26400 E 75th Ave, Denver, CO 80249 

Interested job seekers can easily apply for the holiday season and permanent opportunities by visiting the company's website. Applicants must apply online.