HOUSTON, TX - UPS announced plans for a seasonal hiring blitz with job fairs across the country today.
"UPS Brown Friday" as the hiring event is known will involve 170 hiring fairs across the country with many candidates being hired on the spot on Friday, October 19th.
It’s part of the company’s effort to fill 100,000 slots for seasonal workers in advance of the busy holiday shipping period. UPS has a local hiring events here in the Houston-area at Mykawa UPS (9am-5pm) - 7110 Mykawa Road, Stafford UPS (9am-5pm) on 13922 Stafford Road, and the Sweetwater location (9am-5pm) located at 8330 Sweetwater Lane.
- Austin (9am-5pm) - 9020 Tuscany Way, Austin, TX 78754
- Chalk Hill(10am-1pm) - 4495 DFW Turnpike, Dallas, TX 75212
- Cross Dock (9am-5pm) - 200 N. Beltline, Irving, TX 75061
- Dallas (10am-6pm) - 10155 Monroe Drive, Dallas, TX 75229
- DFW (10am-6pm) - 1683 W. Airfield Dr, Grapevine, TX 76051
- EL Paso (9am-5pm) - 23 Spur Lane, EL Paso, TX 79906
- Ft. Worth (12pm-3pm) - 1300 E Northside Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76102
- Haslet (10am-6pm) - 1400 Intermodel Parkway, Fort Worth, TX 76177
- Independence (10am-6pm) - 13700 Independence Parkway, Fort Worth, TX 76177
- McKinney (9am-2pm) - 3000 Redbud Blvd, McKinney, TX 75069
- Mesquite (10am-6pm) - 4300 Samuell Blvd, Mesquite, TX 75149
- Mykawa (9am-5pm) - 7110 Mykawa Rd, Houston, TX 77033
- Odessa (9am-5pm) - 2355 Field Street, Odessa, TX 79761
- San Antonio (9am-5pm) - 6400 Seven States, San Antonio, TX 78244
- Stafford (9am-5pm) - 13922 Stafford Road, Stafford, TX 77477
- Sweetwater (9am-5pm) - 8330 Sweetwater Lane, Houston, TX 77037
The jobs available will include package handlers, drivers and driver-helpers.
Those who are unable to attend a hiring fair can still apply easily online, at UPSjobs.com.