Sunday , May 19 2024

Amazon Prime Careers – Area Manager

Website Amazon

Job Description:

Amazon is seeking Managers for our GSF Hub Distribution Center network throughout the United States. Your role will be focused on supporting expansion and growth of our Hub business. Amazon is one of the most recognizable brand names in the world and we distribute millions of products each year to our loyal customers. As we continue to grow, we will rely on smart and scalable practices to enable execution of a best-in-class operation and drive cost down. A candidate with prior distribution (DC) warehouse or grocery operations experience is an ideal fit, as this role will require you to lean into your experiences on how to effectively manage DC operations, associates, partners, and operational metrics. In these roles, you will have broad responsibility of operations including but not limited to Safety, Inbound, Outbound, Quality and people engagement. Where the path forward is unclear, you will be required to partner and drive solutions with our support teams but often, you will be expected to be the front-line contact and first point of entry for our associate, vendors and internal customers.

As an Area Manager, it is expected that you will be able to operate in a highly ambiguous environment, communicating and interacting with your direct Operations manager on a daily basis.
We are always looking for talented individuals who would like to quickly take on responsibility and join the team that further enhances innovation and excellence in operations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Regular bending, lifting, stretching and reaching both below the waist and above the head
  • Lift and move product up to 49 pounds
  • Effectively communicate with internal and external partners
  • Must be able to stand/walk for up to 10-12 hours
  • Able to travel up to 5% of your time.
  • You and your team of associates are responsible for delivering a best in class customer and associate experience.
  • You are responsible for ensuring that you have properly trained people, whose needs are addressed so they can focus on their jobs. In addition, one of the most important aspects of your job is to lead change at internet speed and drive the it is always day 1 mentality… We strive for scalable solutions to improve our overall business.
  • Executing well thought out approaches to problem solving and designing short term solutions while partnering with various Support teams to design the long-term solution will be a key element of your job.
  • Walking in the FCs Chilled ambient and frozen space with great frequency. (grocery)
  • Flexibility in schedule as you may be required to work any day/night of the week, across daily operating hours

Job Requirements:

  • 2+ years of direct management experience for employees and their performance
  • Management of a minimum of 15 employees (including payroll, performance management, work-flow assignment)
  • A completed Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or 2+ years Amazon experience
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or 2+ years Amazon (blue badge/FTE) experience
  • Work a flexible schedule/shift/work area, including weekends, nights, and/or holidays
  • Experience with performance metrics and process improvement (how, when, who)
  • 3+ years management experience in a manufacturing, production or distribution environment
  • Interest in long-term career development through assignments in multiple FCs across the nation.
  • Direct management experience for employees and their performance
  • Candidates must be flexible to work weekends and/or overnight shifts regularly
  • Degree in Engineering, Operations or related field is a plus

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Gainesville, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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