Overview of the job
You’ll be part of Amazon’s warehouse team that prepares orders for customers who use Amazon’s services in our Amazon Remote jobs? In addition to merch, make-on-demand, customer returns, Prime Now, and general fulfillment, we offer fast-paced, physical roles. In some cases, you will be responsible for selecting, packing, and shipping orders for super-fast (2-hour or less) delivery.
Responsibilities & Duties
You may be responsible for the following duties:
Inventory receipt and storage
Prepare and pack customer orders
Ship boxes by loading them into trucks
Product barcodes can be read using scanners
Follow directions on screens and view prompts
Resolve problems by troubleshooting
Ensure that the product meets all quality requirements
Using power industrial trucks (PITs) such as forklifts or pallet trucks, and working at heights up to 35 feet.
Additionally, you’ll need to be able to:
Up to 49 pounds can be lifted
60-pound utility carts can be pushed
During shifts, you will stand, walk, push, pull, squat, bend, and reach
Move items with carts, dollies, hand trucks, and other gear
Stairs (where applicable)
On a mezzanine (where applicable), work at a height of up to 40 feet
Maintain strict quality, safety, and fulfillment standards
Amazon Fulfillment Center Experience
It is important to us that you are safe, so we provide protective gear. All teams share safety tips on a daily basis.
A variety of moving machines will surround you – order pickers, stand-up forklifts, turret trucks, and mobile carts.
It may be necessary to stand in one place for a long time, walk around, or climb stairs during some activities.
Even with climate controls, warehouse temperatures can fluctuate between 60°F and 90°F; in the truck yard and inside trailers, temperatures can exceed 90°F on hot days.
There can be some noise at times. If you need hearing protection, we provide it.
Dress code. Relaxed, with a few rules to follow for safety. Comfortable, closed-toe shoes are required. Select business units require protective safety footwear. For your first day on the job, Amazon provides a $110 Zappos gift code towards the purchase of shoes, depending on the role or location.
Here are some reasons why you’ll love this job
Make sure you and your team stay busy throughout the shift.
Depending on where you work, schedules may include full-time (40 hours), reduced-time (30-36 hours) or part-time (20 hours or less), all with the option to work additional hours if needed.
We offer a wide variety of shift options. You may work overnight, early in the morning, during the day, at night, and on weekends. You can even work four-day work weeks and three-day weekends.
You can cash out up to 70% of your earnings instantly after your shift (for select employee groups).
See where your Amazon journey can take you. We offer a range of free training and development programs, as well as tuition support options for select employee groups.
You will learn how to operate garment presses and high-capacity printers, how to fold t-shirts, how to assist with the print production process, or how to receive and process customer returns, depending on the role and location.
Our free training will teach you how to drive power industrial trucks (PIT) such as forklifts or pallet trucks, how to print, and how to use the latest Amazon technology, including robots.
Work in small or large teams that support one another.
Amazon: Why You’ll Love It
The benefits of our jobs include healthcare, parental leave, ways to save for the future, and career advancement opportunities, all in an environment that has been rated among the best in the world for safety and inclusion. Depending on the role, work schedule, or location, some offerings may include:
Weekly wage with overtime for work over 40 hours
(Medical, dental, vision, prescription drugs)
A medical advice line is available
Support network (health and well-being on and off the job)
Assistance with adoption
Leaves of absence for maternity and parental leave
Savings plan for 401(k)s
Discounts for employees
A basic life insurance policy
Insurance against accidental death and dismemberment
Short-term and long-term disability insurance paid by the company
Skills development and on-the-job training
Assistance Program for Employees
Discover Amazon’s benefits and culture.
The candidate must be at least 18 years old and able to understand all job requirements and safety guidelines.
Here’s how to get started
If you need help with your application or would like to learn more about our hiring process, please visit https://hiring.amazon.com/hiring-process#/.
If you have a disability and need accommodation during the application and hiring process, including support for the New Hire Event, or if you need to initiate a request prior to starting your Day 1, please visit https://hiring.amazon.com/people-with-disabilities#/ or contact the Applicant-Candidate Accommodation Team (ACAT). We can be reached by phone at 888-435-9287 between 6 a.m. and 4 p.m. PT, Monday through Friday.
Diverse and inclusive workplaces are an integral part of Amazon’s culture. As an equal opportunity employer, Amazon does not discriminate on the basis of race, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, or age.