Amazon Warehouse jobs - Picker/Packer - Immediate Openings! (Hiring Immediately) in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, IL, 60629
Posted: 2021-09-28
Valid through: 2022-07-29

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Job opportunities vary by location. We update postings daily with open positions.

Immediate openings are available now.

Become part of the dedicated team that gets orders ready for people relying on Amazon's service. From flexible part-time roles to full-time set schedules with health care benefits, Amazon has a variety of jobs.

Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them.

Candidates must be 18 years or older with the ability to read and speak English for safety.

Reasons you'll love working here:

Health and safety are a top priority with all of our roles and sites. We continue to consult with medical and health experts and take all recommended precautions in our buildings and stores to keep people healthy.

  • Earn more: You can expect a competitive wage and reliable paycheck when you work for Amazon.
  • Career development: Many of our entry-level employees become leaders in operations, HR, and other areas. See where your Amazon journey can take you.
  • Benefits: Our range of benefits can include health care starting on day one, employee discounts, 401(k) savings plans, paid time off, and more! Find out which benefits you'll get after you choose your role with us.
  • Stay active: You'll be on the move for your whole shift in our fast-paced environments.

Amazon is hiring for the following types of roles in your area:

Delivery Stations Amazon's delivery stations are the final stop before an order heads out for delivery to the customer’s door. In this active job, you sort packages into delivery routes. To ensure we meet customer-promised delivery times, shift times will vary. Depending on your location, you'll work a set schedule with hours that range between full-time and part-time.

Prime Now Warehouses- Prime Now is Amazon's super-fast (2 hours or less) delivery service. Enjoy the thrill of working with a small team to select and pack orders, and get items ready for delivery in an hour. Since orders may include fresh and frozen items, it can be cool in the warehouse. If you need flexibility in your schedule, this job allows you to choose from available shifts each week to create your own. Flexible hours, a reliable pay rate, and no surprises!

Whole Foods Shoppers- Prime Now offers shopping services from Whole Foods Market, so customers can order online and have items delivered in under two hours. As a Shopper, you’ll work in a grocery store setting at Whole Foods, locating and carefully selecting items and packaging them for delivery. If you need flexibility in your schedule, this job allows you to choose from available shifts each week to create your own. Flexible hours, a reliable pay rate, and no surprises!

Amazon Fresh Warehouses (2 Hour or Less Delivery) Become a part of Amazon's super-fast (2 hours or less) delivery service. We offer fresh, frozen, and packaged groceries, so you'll work in varying climates from room temperature to freezer environments. We will provide you with the right gear to stay warm during the colder parts of your shift. If you need flexibility in your schedule, this job allows you to choose from available shifts each week to create your own. Flexible hours, a reliable pay rate, and no surprises!

Full-time and part-time roles with set schedules may also be available.

Basic qualifications:

  • High school, GED, or equivalent diploma

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or another legally protected status.

Candidates must be 18 years or older.


1) What is the job profile and role of an Amazon picker/packer?

The following roles are to be played by the worker:

  • Updation of inventory and other data on the amazon database
  • Examination of damaged and goods and their scrutiny
  • Arrangement of goods that are returned or exchanged
  • To check that there are no errors on the label details
  • Proper naming and locating of items in the warehouse
  • Maintenance and crosschecking of proper stock levels
  • Stacking of goods in a proper sequence

2) What is the application and selection process at Amazon services?

The amazon job is available for both part-time and full-time workers but the condition is you have to work a minimum of 40 hours per week.

Application: You have to upload your resume when asked for and the entire process is smartphone-friendly (sometimes you don't need a resume, just fill an online application form). Personal details and other information is to be filled in the application form.

Selection: After applying for the Amazon job profile and submitting all the relevant details, the company will inform the candidate within 7 days of approval.

3) What is the salary structure at Amazon Warehouse services?

The job openings are frequent for Amazon. As the largest giant in this field, various vacancies pop up from time to time on the website.

The minimum wage rate comprises a base salary that is paid on an hourly basis. This minimum pay will vary from location to location and on the performance of employees. Warehouse workers can earn extra by working extra shifts and get paid on an hourly basis.

Other benefits: Yearly bonus and Sign up bonus.

Earning will be credited on weekly basis on the respective bank accounts

4) What are the various job positions available for Amazon Warehouse picker/packer?

Whole food shopper: The task is to select and then pack the groceries for customers and work at the grocery store AmazonFresh Warehouse worker: To work for the super fast delivery of fresh, frozen, and packaged items ( delivery in less than 2 hours).

Amazon delivery driver: Workers have to sort the packages and then deliver them based on the location. You'll work at a set schedule with hours that vary from full-time and part-time.

Amazon warehouse team member: Selection, packing, and shipping of customer orders. One can work according to their schedule.

5) What are the basic requirements to work as an Amazon picker/packer for Amazon services?

  • Good management and communication and analytical skills
  • Physical fitness is required
  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent
  • Background test of criminal history and drug test check
  • Readiness to work in a diverse and competitive environment

6) How is the work culture at Amazon services?

Amazon provides 24*7 support to its workers. The work environment is competitive and demanding. Workers must be able to carry a maximum of 75 pounds weight. Sometimes you have to work overtime also and one should be active and physically fit. Picker and packer should know how to use certain types of machinery like roller and packet jets etc.


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