Amazon Fulfillment Associate

  • Job Reference: 373399818-2
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2021
  • Employer: AMAZON WORKFORCE STAFFING
  • Location: Northumberland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration and Support, Air Transport, Airport Operations, Business Development & Account Management, Couriers, Delivery & Postal, Coxswains, Ships Masters & Deck Officers, Crane, Hoist & Lift Operators, Customer Service, Defence & Emergency Services, Executive & Management, Finance, Analysis & Reporting, Fleet Management, Forklift & Plant Drivers, Freight, Furniture & Cargo Services, Government & Public Sector, IT, Systems & Digital, Manufacturing & Production, Quality Assurance & Control, Safety & Compliance, Security & Protection, Taxi & Personal Travel, Training, Education & Instruction, Tram & Light Rail Services, Truck and Heavy Vehicle Drivers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Warehouse Operative

Job ID: (phone number removed)
Gateshead, United Kingdom

Amazon is looking for motivated Warehouse Operatives to join our team in our brand new Fulfillment Centre opening in Gateshead! This is a fantastic time to join the team and make your mark within Amazon!

New! Start your role before 2nd October 2021 and also receive a £1000 sign on bonus

Pay:
£10.00 per hour for day shifts.
£11.71 per hour for night shifts.
Overtime is from £15.00 to £20.00 per hour.

Contract type:
Fixed Term contract until at least Jan 2022 with great opportunities for conversions to permanent contracts
Full Time (40 hours)

Shifts available:
Fixed shift patterns so you always know when you will be working.
Shift availability may vary.

Location:
NCL1 Follingsby Lane
Follinsby Park South
Gateshead
Tyne & Wear
NE10 8YA

Why work for Amazon?

Join one of the !

Job Benefits: Full training on different processes within the Fulfillment Centre (No experience needed!)

Financial Benefits: Amazon Pension Plan, Life Assurance, Income Protection, Critical Illness Insurance, Personal Accident Insurance, Cycle to Work Scheme, Season Ticket Loan, Travel Insurance and Gadget Insurance plus discount on Amazon-supplied online purchases!

Medical Benefits: Private Health Insurance plus Dental Insurance

Learning Benefits: Funding for tuition fees for nationally recognised courses and training for critical skills such as CV writing, effective communication and computer basics.

Site Benefits: Subsidised canteen with free hot drinks and multiple break areas. Free car parking onsite.

Wellbeing Benefits: Discounts on PureGym membership and 24/7 wellbeing service including counselling and advice services

Fast recruitment process: Virtual interviews for quicker start dates

Variety of different shifts options available to suit your lifestyle

Your shift schedule will include three days off per week

COVID-19 measures: We continue to consult with medical and health experts and take all recommended precautions in our buildings including social distancing, mandatory face masks and hand sanitisers. Since the start of the pandemic, we have made over 150 process updates, including enhanced cleaning and social distancing measures to keep our people safe

what it's like to be a working as a Warehouse Operative in an Amazon Fulfillment Centre

Duties include:

Receiving, checking and sorting the full range of Amazon's products entering the warehouse

Picking, packing and shipping customer orders

Adhering to safety, quality and production standards

Relocating products using forklifts, pump truck and power pallet truck

Standing and walking for long periods

Lifting and moving products up to 23kg in weight

Be comfortable in lifting, bending and twisting, kneeling and crouching

No formal qualifications required