UPS will be recruiting at The Workforce Connection in Rockford this and next Monday from 9 a.m.-noon to fill seasonal Package Handler positions at the Rockford Airport. Applications are available online at upsjobs.com.
The Workforce Connection is located at 303 N. Main in Rockford, on the third floor of the SuppyCore Building.
This is a physical, fast-paced position that involves lifting, lowering and sliding packages that typically weigh 25-35 pounds and may weigh up to 70 pounds. Part-time employees usually work between 2.5 and 3.5 hours per night, Monday through Thursday and Saturday. Monday-Thursday start time is between 11:30 p.m.-midnight, Saturday between 5-6 p.m. Package handlers receive a competitive hourly rate. Please note that these opportunities are working part-time approximately 12-15 hours per week and the pay rate is $10.10/hour.