Amazon Warehouse Worker - Earn Up to $17.50/hour

Employer
Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location
Emmitsburg, MD
Posted
Oct 26, 2021
Closes
Oct 28, 2021
Ref
166527574
Industry
Warehouse
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Amazon Fulfillment Center Warehouse AssociateJob OverviewYoull be part of the Amazon warehouse team that gets orders ready for customers relying on Amazon services. Our fast-paced, physical roles take place in a variety of areas including merch, make-on-demand, customer returns, Prime Now, and general fulfillment. You will be selecting, packing, and shipping orders in some cases, for our super-fast (2-hour or less) delivery service.Duties & ResponsibilitiesSome of your duties may include:Receive and put away inventoryGet customer orders ready and pack them upLoad boxes into trucks for shipmentUse scanners to read bar codes on productsView prompts on screens and follow the direction for some tasksTroubleshoot problemsEnsure product meets quality requirementsOperate power industrial trucks (PIT) such as a forklift or pallet driver, and work at heights up to 35 feet. Equipment training and certification are provided free of cost.You'll also need to be able to:Lift up to 49 poundsPush utility carts up to 60 poundsStand, walk, push, pull, squat, bend, and reach during shiftsUse carts, dollies, hand trucks, and other gear to move items aroundGo up and down stairs (where applicable)Work at a height of up to 40 feet on a mezzanine (where applicable)Adhere to strict safety, quality, and fulfillment production standardsWhat it's like at an Amazon Fulfillment CenterSafety. Your safety is important to us, so we provide protective gear. All teams share safety tips daily.Surroundings. Youll be working around moving machines order pickers, stand-up forklifts, turret trucks, and mobile carts.Activity. Some activities may require standing in one place for long periods, walking around, or climbing stairs.Temperature. Even with climate controls, temperatures can vary between 60F and 90F in some parts of the warehouse; on hot days, temperatures can be over 90F in the truck yard or inside trailers.Noise level. It can get noisy at times. We provide hearing protection if you need it.Dress code. Relaxed, with a few rules to follow for safety. Comfortable, closed-toe shoes are required. Depending on the role or location, Amazon provides a $110 Zappos gift code towards the purchase of shoes, in order to have you prepared for your first day on the job.Why Youll Love this JobStay busy. You and your team are engaged the entire shift.Schedule options. Full-time (40 hours), reduced-time (30-36 hours) or part-time (20 hours), depending on location.Flexible shifts. Work when it works for you including overnight, early mornings, day, evenings, and weekends. You can even have four-day work weeks, three-day weekends.Career advancement. We have made a pledge to upskill our employees and offer a variety of free training and development programs, and we also have tuition reimbursement options for select employee groups. See where your Amazon journey can take you.New skills. Depending on the role and location, youll learn: how to operate a garment press and high-capacity printer, a t-shirt folding machine, how to assist with the print production process, or how to receive and process customer returns.Free training. Depending on the role and location, well teach you how to drive power industrial trucks (PIT) such as forklifts or a pallet driver, how the