UPS hiring 1,000 seasonal workers in Westmoreland County

NEW STANTON, Pa. — UPS will hiring more than 1,000 seasonal employees in the Westmoreland County.

The company is filling full- and part-time seasonal positions — primarily package handlers, drivers, driver helpers and personal vehicle drivers to support the anticipated annual increase in package volume over the holiday season that will begin in October and continue through January 2022.

The New Stanton UPS facility at 521 North Center Avenue will be hiring in the Pittsburgh area, while nationally, UPS expects to hire over 100,000 essential seasonal workers.

“We’re preparing for another safe, record peak holiday season. With COVID-19 continuing to impact Americans, our services are more important than ever,” said Nando Cesarone, president of U.S. operations. “We plan to hire more than 100,000 people for seasonal jobs, many of whom will have an offer in hand within 30 minutes of applying. Our seasonal hires will help us provide the most reliable service in the industry, just like we did last year.”

UPS has reimagined its approach to holiday hiring, presenting job offers to qualified candidates in 30 minutes or less.

Interested applicants should apply at www.upsjobs.com.

According to a news release, about 1/3 of seasonal jobs are later hired for permanent positions.