AMAZON has a need for Managers at their Fulfillment Centers. Below is the
job description. Please pass to your job seekers.
Area Manager Job Description:
At Amazon, we’re working to be the most customer-centric company on earth.
To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people.
Amazon is seeking Area Managers for our Fulfillment Centers (FCs) throughout
the United States. Amazon is one of the most recognizable brand names in the
world and we distribute millions of products each year to our loyal
Four key areas that you’ll always focus on are the safety, quality, customer
experience, and productivity of your department.
* Review the work forecasts and determine your productivity requirements to
produce during the day to meet the overall building objectives.
* Partner with other Area Managers to balance labor ensuring that you are
operating a balanced and efficient shift while meeting all of your goals.
* Support all safety programs and OSHA compliance to ensure a safe work
environment for all associates.
* Proactively identify and lead process improvement initiatives and Lean
You and your team of warehouse associates are responsible for getting Amazon
customers their orders. You are responsible for ensuring that you have
properly trained people, and that their needs are addressed so they can
focus on their jobs.
In addition, one of the most important aspects of your job is to lead change
at internet speed……innovation has made us the global company that we are
ADDITIONAL JOB ELEMENTS:
* Lift and move totes up to 49 pounds each * Regular bending, lifting,
stretching and reaching both below the waist and above the head * Walking in
the FC and around area with great frequency; facilities are over a quarter
mile in length * Must be able to stand/walk for up to 10-12 hours * Should
be able to work in environments with variable noise levels, lighting
conditions and temperature variation * Able to access all areas of building
(ascending and descending ladders, stairs, gangways safely and without
* A completed Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or 2+ years
Amazon experience * Direct management experience for employees and their
performance * Experience with performance metrics and process improvement
(how, when, who) * Candidates must be flexible to work weekends and/or
overnight shifts regularly
* Degree in Engineering, Operations or related field is a plus * 3+ years
management experience in a manufacturing, production or distribution
environment * Management of a minimum of 15 employees (including payroll,
performance management, work-flow assignment) * Interest in long-term career
development through assignments in multiple FCs across the nation.
Amazon offers competitive packages, growth potential and a challenging and
exciting work environment. Visit www.Amazon.com/careers
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority /
Female / Disability / Vet
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer