Amazon High Volume Hiring

Seasonal Fulfillment Associate (Full Time)

Job ID: 190025459 | New Westminster, BC

Amazon is seeking bright, motivated, hardworking individuals to fill Seasonal Warehouse Associate positions at our fulfillment centre in New Westminster, BC.  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 will 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 Environment
•    Work with and/or around moving mechanical parts
•    Noise level varies and can be loud
•    Temperature in the fulfillment centre may vary between 15 and 32 degrees, and will occasionally exceed 32 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

Basic Qualifications
•    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

Preferred Qualifications
•    Computer experience
•    Excellent communication skills
•    Thinks outside of the box; searches for innovative solutions

Successful candidates will be required to pass a criminal and education background check. Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with all applicable local, provincial and federal laws.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer