Amazon High Volume Hiring

Fulfilment Associate

Job ID: 190020406 | Tilbury, United Kingdom

Thank you for your interest in vacancy with Amazon Europe's largest Fulfilment Centre in Tilbury, Essex!

The Fulfilment Centre (FC) Associate must have drive, ambition and a passion for ensuring that customers receive a first-class Amazon experience.
Find out more about what it’s like to be an Amazon Fulfilment Associate and the processes within our European Fulfilment Centres:
Tasks and Responsibilities
As an FC Associate you may be asked to work in various areas of the building, the main departments being Inbound and Outbound. Tasks may include:
• Efficiently and effectively receiving & storing goods inwards following Amazon's internal processes and procedures and using radio frequency (RF) scanners
• Pick our customer orders ensuring a high level of quality and productivity 
• Accurately pack and ship our customer orders to ensure we meet customers' high expectations 
• Accurately pick products to ensure we meet customers’ high expectations, potentially on a multi-level mezzanine
• Accurately read instructions from a scanner
• Be able to accommodate 10 hours long fixed shift patterns: 4 days-in and 3 days-off, some of them including weekends
• Consistently achieve Minimum Acceptable Performance Standard (MAPS) set for your department
• Adhere to strict safety, quality and production standards
• Any offer of employment will be conditional upon successful completion of a Criminal Background Check initiated at the hiring event

Physical Demands
The role involves the following physical demands on a daily basis:
• Standing and/or walking during the duration of a shift (standard full time shifts are 10 hours excluding overtime, flex and part-time shifts may vary)
• Lifting and moving products up to 15kg in weight
• Lifting, bending, reaching above the head, kneeling, crouching, and/or stretching during the duration of a shift
• Pushing and pulling product up to 15kg in weight during the duration of a shift
• Manual dexterity of both hands and wrists 
• Working on a secure raised platform at a height of up to 1 metre
• Regularly climbing and descending flights of stairs safely
Why work at Amazon?
• Competitive base pay rates, the potential to earn an overtime rate of between £15.75 and £22.96 per hour
• Fixed shift patterns 4 days-in and 3 days-off, including weekends
• Full training (provided on site)
• Ongoing support from our Learning and Management teams
• A great opportunity to be promoted to a next, leadership role in a short period
• Regular apprenticeship programs
• Amazon employee benefit schemes
• Two 30 min long breaks with free cold and hot drinks and subsidised canteen
• Free staff car park on site or subsidized public transport available
What's on Offer?
Day Shifts up to 40 h = £10.50 per hour
Night Shifts up to 40h = £10.50 per hour plus £1.96 night shift allowance
1-10 h of overtime – 1.5x rate coefficient paid
11-20 h of overtime – 2x rate coefficient paid
Day Shifts:
07:30-18:00 or 08:00-18:30
Night Shifts:
18:30-5:00 or 19:00-05:30
You can start your online application by clicking ‘I Agree’ below now.
Good luck!