Amazon Career - Picker/Packer Jobs near me - Now Hiring! (Hiring Immediately) in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, IL, 60629
Posted: 2021-09-18
Valid through: 2022-07-19

Amazon Workforce Staffing

Shifts: Overnight, Early Morning, Evening, Weekend

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

Hourly pay rate: Earn money based per hour

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. Find the right Amazon opportunity for you today.

Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe environment for employees at this time on our COVID-19 FAQ page.

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

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.

  • 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.


1)What kinds of jobs can you get at an Amazon warehouse?

Amazon is currently seeking a variety of warehousing positions. You can apply for Amazon warehouse jobs that are currently open in your area. Locations may have different job roles. Delivery Stations, where you may apply for jobs near you. In the warehouse, you'll be picking, wrapping, and sorting customer orders for shipping. When working in these professions, you are responsible for a role that needs a lot of physical effort. You can change the days and nights that you want to work.

2)What are the criteria to work in an Amazon warehouse?

Amazon warehouse jobs need the following skills and qualifications:

  • Completed high school diploma or GED.
  • You must be physically strong to sit, squat, stand and walk for long hours.
  • Must be familiar with basic computer knowledge, inventory software, and systems.
  • Have a valid driver's license to operate a forklift.
  • Ability to operate heavy-duty warehousing equipment.
  • Good communication, time management, and multitasking skills.

3)As an Amazon warehouse staff, how many hours should I work?

  • As an Amazon employee, you can work full-time or part-time positions available near you.
  • Your working hours may range from 20 to 40 hours each week.
  • Overtime work may be required during peak seasons. After completing 40hrs/week, you can do 10 hrs/day overtime if required.
  • Amazon warehouse employees can choose from a variety of shifts.
  • They include early mornings, afternoons, and late evenings or night shifts.

4)What benefits do Amazon warehouse workers get?

Amazon provides a variety of excellent benefits to its warehouse associates and their family members and children. These comprehensive benefits begin on the first day of employment.

You get:

  • health insurance
  • parental leave,
  • retirement planning,
  • 401(k) benefits to support health and well-being.

5)What is the procedure for applying for a position in an Amazon warehouse?

  • If you want to join Amazon warehouse staff, first visit the company's website.
  • To complete the application form on the website, select the warehouse category.
  • Fill out your personal information and provide relevant documents mentioned in the online application.
  • You must agree to a brief background check.
  • After passing the background check, the company will contact you within a week to proceed further.

6)Is it true that Amazon conducts background checks on warehouse employees?

Yes, the business always does this for all of its employment seekers. You will be asked to agree to a criminal history check after you have completed your initial interview.

The drug test is the final stage of the screening procedure if you pass it. You will be given work if you pass the test.

7)Does Amazon career provide part-time job roles at warehouses?

  • Yes, Amazon career offers a variety of part-time roles at different locations. Apply now!
  • These job openings may vary based on the location. Search for a part-time job near you and apply to become a warehouse picker/packer.
  • To get health benefits from a part-time job, you have to work a minimum 20hrs/week.

8)What does picker/packer do at delivery stations?

Delivery station is the last stop before an order goes out for a delivery. As a picker/packer, you have to pick and select items according to order’s specifications.

A packer is responsible for packing the item, check all details mentioned in the receipt. Must be sure that the item is in good condition, no harm on it.

Ready the item to be shipped.


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