Amazon is seeking bright, motivated, hardworking individuals to fill Fulfillment Associate positions at our fulfillment center in Kenosha, WI, MKE1. The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic, attention to detail, the ability to meet deadlines, and a commitment to customer service as it relates to product fulfillment. Fulfillment Associates may be required to receive products using radio frequency scanners and relocate products using powered-equipment (i.e. forklifts, pallet jacks, cherry pickers, and walkie-riders). They also may be required to pick customer orders on all levels of a multi-level mezzanine, sort, pack and ship customer orders, and troubleshoot problems to resolution. Fulfillment Associates are expected to understand aspects of production; adhere to strict safety, quality, and production standards.
Work with and/or around moving mechanical parts
Noise level varies and can be loud
Temperature in the fulfillment center may vary between 60 and 90 degrees, and will occasionally exceed 90 degrees
Very fast-paced environment
Additional Job Elements
Demonstrates positive work attitude and leadership skills
Demonstrates excellent job performance in productivity, quality, safety, and attendance
Demonstrates a commitment to a culture of safety
Hourly Pay Rate: $12.00
Fulfillment Associates may be eligible for Variable Pay, a bonus based upon personal and site performance criteria.
Restricted Stock Units
Subject to approval by the Board of Directors of Amazon.com, Inc., a restricted stock unit award will be granted.
Associates will also be entitled, during the term of employment, to such vacation, medical, 401k, and other employee benefits as the Company may offer from time to time, subject to applicable eligibility requirements.
Must be at least 18 years old
Must have a High School diploma or equivalent
Must be willing and able to work all shifts
Must be willing and able to work overtime as required
Must be able to read and take direction in English
Must be able to lift up to 49 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation
Must be able to stand/walk for up to 10-12 hours
Must be willing and able to frequently push, pull, squat, bend, and reach
Must be able to continuously climb and descend stairs safely (applies to sites with stairs)
Must be able to work on a secure mezzanine at a height of up to 40 feet (applies to buildings with mezzanines)
Must be willing and able to work on powered equipment-for example forklift or cherry picker
Excellent communication skills- able to coach, train and assist team members
Thinks outside of the box; searches for innovative solutions
Successful candidates will be required to pass a post offer, pre-employment drug screen and background check.
Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with all applicable local, state and federal laws.
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity – Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Vet