UPS AM Ramp Employee in Ontario

Job Description

AM Ramp Employee-034889

UPS location:

9272 Airport Road, Mount Hope, Ontario L0R 1W0

Part-time employees working for the ramp shift at UPS will be responsible for loading and unloading packages off and on the UPS planes.

The selected candidates must have the ability to lift upto 70lbs while working in a fast paced environment. Warehouse experience is not a requirement of UPS but it is an asset.

The temperature in the warehouses at UPS change dramatically with the weather, therefore it is important to know that in the summer month's the warehouse can be very hot and in the winter month's be very cold.

Also, working the ramp position, each candidate will have to be adaptable to the weather conditions outdoors as that is where most of their shift is spent. It is curcial to dress appropriately as the weather permits, this includes wearing a sturdy leather steel toe work shoe with non-slip rubber soles.


Selected candidates will join the Teamsters Union; each employee will pay approximately $34 a month in union dues.

A union initiation fee of $50 will be deducted from employees after 90 working days witn UPS.

The selected candidates will have to pass through a criminal background check that costs $20.50 including taxes; this is to be reimbursed to the employee after 90 working days.


Each selected candidate at UPS will be eligible for benefits. These benefits will be issued the first of the month after 12 months of employment.

UPS offers two weeks paid vacation after 12 months of service (3 weeks after 5 years; 4 weeks after 10 years; 5 weeks after 20 years)

Also offering three personal days after three years of service ( 1 day after 1 year).

Each employee is paid on a weekly basis and it is directly deposited into their bank account every Friday.

The starting rate for the ramp position is $11.50 / per hour, the second wage increase is $11.75 / per hour after 90 working days, the top rate after 4 and a half years is $26.99 / per hour. Please note there are pay increases between 90 working days and top rate.

Tuition reimbursement up to $2000 / per semester

Immediate access to employee discounts

This is a permanent part-time position so the qualified candidate will be able to work TUESDAY - SATURDAY with start time and finish time as follows:

  • 04:30 a.m. - 07:30 a.m.

  • 3 hours per day

The successful candidate must also be able to stay for five hours from their start time should the need and volume dictate that the employee stay longer than their three hour shift.

The candidate will also be over the age of 18 and have a valid G2 license (minimum G2 requirement)

job AIR

Primary Location CA-ON-Hamilton

Schedule Part-time


Category: AIR

Requisition Number: 034889

Location: ,Ontario