Job DescriptionHourly Pay Rate: Up to $22.40/Hour
Amazon is currently hiring for part-time Saturday and Sunday shifts (days, evenings and nights) 8 hours a day. Your schedule may be adjusted temporarily for training.
Are you a current Amazonian? Please apply on jobfinder.amazon.com. Note that this role is not eligible to receive Amazon full time employee benefits. For more information, please contact your site HR.
Amazon is pioneering new products, services, and technologies within its expansive transportation network. It is building a system and capability to ensure that its carriers are successful and its customers\u2019 packages are delivered as quickly, accurately, and cost effectively as possible. To meet this goal, Amazon is continually striving to innovate and provide best in class service levels. As a non-CDL Yard Specialist, you will assist operations in an active trailer yard, performing a variety of duties including operating a spotter truck. Preferred candidates will have at least two years commercial driving experience in a vehicle of similar size, weight, and controls as a terminal tractor and proficiency in backing trailers into dock doors and parking slips; demonstrate strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills; good communication with diverse audiences; ability to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment; and a commitment to building strong, collaborative relationships with colleagues and outside vendors. Responsibilities:
Correspond with multiple shipping companies and demonstrate comprehensive understanding of shipping systems, requirements, rules and obligations to support yard organization and minimize delays.
Conduct daily coordination with fulfillment center operations departments, transportation peers and carriers to ensure all trailers arrive and depart on time with zero defects.
Maintain the accuracy and integrity of the trailer yard through meticulous attention to detail and daily yard audits.
Consolidate data from multiple sources to support daily workflow and business needs.
Operate spotter truck, moving trailers between trailer yard and dock doors and logging all trailer moves to maintain accurate yard inventory.
Support production by following all safety measures and policies and demonstrating safe behavior.
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Experience in Microsoft Office applications
Must be flexible for daily overtime and varying schedules as needed
Must have a valid driver\u2019s license and Amazon background check
Must complete Amazon.com yard driver training
Stand and/or walk throughout a minimum eight-hour shift
Lift and move packages, most weighing 35 pounds or less
Regularly bend, lift, stretch and reach below the waist and above the head
Climb in and out of the spotter truck numerous times per day, hooking and unhooking trailers
Preferred QualificationsPreferred candidates will have at least two years commercial driving experience in a vehicle of similar size, weight, and controls as a terminal tractor and proficiency in backing trailers into dock doors and parking slips; demonstrate strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills; good communication with diverse audiences; ability to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment; and a commitment to building strong, collaborative relationships with colleagues and outside vendors. Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer \u2013 Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
Website : http://www.amazon.com/
Amazon, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry. We operate sites in Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom and maintain dozens of fulfillment centers around the world which encompass more than 26 million square feet.