UPS Looking for a Few Good Drivers

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    wonder how usps workers feel about that?
     
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    From the linked article.

    Driver training is crucial for Atlanta-based UPS, which employs 99,000 U.S. drivers and says it will need to hire 25,000 over the next five years to replace retiring Baby Boomers.
     
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    UPS is a tough company to work for. Every second of your time is accounted for.

    It is good salary though
     
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    Well it is only 1 example and is not showing anything in terms of the government doing right....

    I am just more amazed by the salary for a driver
     
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    It says USPS - United States Postal Service - and that is a damn good salary!
     
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    Dang... im in the wrong profession.
     
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    Umm it is replacement jobs for retiring employees over the next 5 years. Not additional jobs now.

    Nothing to do with recovery jobs folks, just disperse and go home, nothing to see here.
     
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    Still more people employed as retirees are no longer in the workforce
     

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