Amazon Career - Picker/Packer Jobs near me - Now Hiring! (Hiring Immediately) in Bronx, New York

Bronx, NY, 10468
Posted: 2021-08-02
Valid through: 2022-06-03

Amazon is on the lookout for Pick Packers. Pickers or packers are required to perform strenuous physical tasks daily. This work is extremely demanding and can span most vital roles in Amazon warehouses. Pickers or Packers help with filling orders in a warehouse setting. They manage the warehouse and inventory and package goods as a part of supply chain staff. They also include the retail sector assisting with the distribution of retail goods. However, there''s a lot that one has to learn about warehouse operations when working as a Picker/Packer at Amazon.

While working for this role at Amazon you will be motivated daily, working in a bustling setting sorting and loading packages. Part-time and full-time jobs with flexible schedules are up for grabs.

An Amazon Picker/Packer role is physically stressful with basic responsibilities that include locating the merchandise and tracking the inventory. This position is suitable for those that can thrive in busy work environments. If you are looking to start a brand new career in a warehouse setting, this job could be something to consider.

About the Company

Amazon is the world’s largest online vendor and an eminent cloud services provider. The company was originally a bookseller but has expanded to sell a variety of commodities and digital media. Amazon also has its own line of electronic devices, like the Kindle e-book reader, Kindle Fire tablet, and Fire TV, a streaming media adapter.

Amazon remains open as essential commerce to serve our communities delivering vital supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Read on to find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe working atmosphere for its employees.

Basic Responsibilities

  • Taking orders from supervisors and attempting to find products in Amazon warehouses
  • Ensuring that the picked products conform to the order sheet provided
  • Checking the products to ensure that it is in proper working condition and is not damaged
  • Moving damaged items to a predefined marked area and report them to supervisors
  • Counting the specified quantity several times before taking it to the packing pallet
  • Conveying items to the packing pallet and packing them in specified containers
  • Ensuring that containers are marked rightly and labeled relevantly
  • Measuring and weighing the packed containers and placing information on the packing.
  • Manually recording the package information, then entering it into the database along with its status.
  • Sealing packed containers by using glue, nails, and other fasteners.
  • Conveying packed materials to the shipment pallet using hand equipment or forklifts.
  • Making sure that product containers are loaded onto trucks using the best products of safety.
  • Handing over necessary packaging documents to the delivery drivers at the time of loading.
  • Shifting and moving products inside the delivery vehicle so that they are stacked properly.
  • Inputting picking, packing, and loading information into the predefined Amazon database.
  • Handling voice-directed picking processes by following set protocols
  • Maintaining daily production and packing records.
  • Reporting any errors in product selection and quantity to the supervisor immediately.
  • Basic Requirements

  • Minimum education qualification - High school or equivalent diploma.
  • Minimum experience and understanding of inventory software, databases, and systems.
  • Physical fitness for implementing the activities of the warehouse fluently. Warehouse activities include physical tasks like loading, unloading, packaging et cetera.
  • Insight of modern warehousing practices and methods.
  • Powerful communication skills and active participation.
  • Time management and organizational skills.
  • Current license for the operation of forklifts
  • Previous experience is not required but it would be deemed as a criterion that determines eligibility.
  • FAQs

    1. What is a Picker/Packer?

    Picker and Packers majorly work in retail, logistics, wholesale, or manufacturing warehouses and, distribution centers.

    2. Is the job hard to do?

    Pick packers require both soft and hard skills to perform efficiently. It is repetitive and requires a proper understanding of manual handling.

    3. Do Picker Packers get paid monthly?

    No, the job pays hourly. Check the website for more details on the pay.

    4. What clothing is suitable for the job?

    Boots with non-slip soles are recommended. Jeans, overalls, trousers, or shorts may be deemed comfortable to work in.

    5. What are some questions that can be asked during an interview?

    Questions relating to whether the candidate has experience working with deadlines, how important it is it follow safety rules, and whether or not the candidate can multitask may be asked.

    6. What are the perks of working with Amazon?

    Medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage, 401(k) savings plan, paid holiday and holiday overtime pay, and discounts on Amazon purchases are some of the benefits.


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