Workforce Staffing Jobs - Amazon Jobs Near Me (Hiring Immediately) in New York, New York

New York, NY, 10029
Posted: 2021-08-04
Valid through: 2022-06-04

Amazon Workforce Staffing

Shifts:Overnight, Early Morning, Evening, Weekend

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.

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.

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, they 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. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit our website.


1)What is an Amazon Picker/Packer?

An Amazon Picker position or sometimes caller Packer is an employee who is stationed in the Amazon warehouse. Picker/Packers at Amazon are responsible for ensuring that all the tasks at the warehouse run smoothly and efficiently. The Amazon warehouse workers are the ones who make sure customers and users of Amazon receive quality and trusted products and services.

2)What are the responsibilities of an Amazon Picker/Packer?

Amazon Pickers have several different responsibilities that vary depending on the type of employee and other factors. Some of these responsibilities and tasks include:

  • Identifying at which station in the warehouse, items, and merchandise are.
  • Examining products for any damages of defectives.
  • Ensuring quality merchandise from sellers.
  • Packing orders and following the safety procedures of Amazon.
  • Labeling and inspecting the details on labels to make sure there are no mistakes.
  • Weighing packages, merchandise and accumulating them in the right order.
  • Updating Amazon order database.
  • Loading and Unloading boxes and packages.
  • Ensuring adequate stock levels are kept.

3)How do Amazon Picker or Packers earn?

Amazon warehouse positions such as Pickers or Packers earn a fixed hourly wage that is discussed and agreed upon before employment. This wage includes factors like the type of employee, number of hours, work performance, type of shifts, etc. Picker Packers can also increase their earnings through promotional challenges, incentives, and bonuses.

4)What qualifications do Amazon Pickers/Packers require?

The Picker or Packer position at Amazon is an entry-level position. Employees do not need any special requirements or qualifications. Employees just need to be at least eighteen years old and have a high school diploma as their minimum level of education. Any additional experience working in a warehouse or using warehouse equipment is always welcome but is not necessary.

5)What skills do Amazon Picker/Packers need?

An Amazon Picker or Packer position at the warehouse is work that requires on-the-job training. To ensure that all employees can put in their best effort and do their best work certain skills and qualities are expected from Amazon warehouse employees, such as:

  • Being a good listener.
  • Understands and follows instructions properly.
  • Being an effective communicator.
  • Being a reliable team member.
  • Have good and efficient organization skills.
  • Being physically fit to be alert, active, and on your feet for a long period.
  • Must be fit physically to be able to lift and carry packages of all sizes weighing at least 75 pounds/34 kilograms.
  • Have a basic idea of computers and database technology.
  • Must be a fast learner and have the right skills to use warehouse machinery such as forklifts, cherry pickers, and so on.

6)What are the working hours of an Amazon Picker/Packer?

Amazon Picker/Packers work hours are set according to an already planned schedule that takes into account the type of employee, preference, etc. Shifts for every Picker/Packer are set according to their convenience as much as possible. Part-time Amazon Picker/Packer positions can work up to twenty hours a week. Full-time positions can work up to a maximum of forty hours a week.

7)How to become an Amazon Picker/Packer?

To join the Amazon warehouse team as an Amazon Picker or Packer, candidates just need to log on to the Amazon jobs website and go to the warehouse section. In this section, candidates need to click on the Picker/Packer position where they will find the online application form. This application form requires candidates to fill in their personal and contact information, qualifications, and experience and finally consent to a quick background check. Once the form is submitted Amazon will be in touch for further employment details.


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