We are looking for motivated, customer-focused individuals who want to join our team as an Area Manager.
In this role, you will lead a team of hourly workforce and will be responsible for engaging your team during their shifts to maintain the highest levels of safety, quality, attendance, and performance. You will also play a key role in maintaining our customer expectations to ensure customer orders are delivered at the right time, to the right location.
Key Responsibilities and Job Elements:
Support, mentor, and motivate your hourly workforce
Manage safety, quality, productivity, and customer delivery promises
Collaborate with all support teams including Safety, Engineering, Loss Prevention, Quality Assurance, Human Resources to develop plans to meet business objectives
Lift up to 49 pounds and frequently push, pull, squat, bend, and reach
Stand/walk for up to 12 hours during shifts
Work in an environment where the noise level varies and can be loud
Work in an environment that is subject to variable temperatures and weather (delivery stations include outside loading departments)
Continuously climb and descend stairs (applies to sites with stairs)
Our fulfillment network launches new Operations sites every year, providing various opportunities for your professional growth. We hire Area Managers based on location preference and the business’ current openings.
A Bachelor's Degree or 2+ years Amazon (blue badge/FTE) experience
2+ years of direct management experience for employees and their performance
Work a flexible schedule/shift/work area, including weekends, nights, and/or holidays
Experience managing a team of 20+ employees
Experience with process improvements (Lean process, Kaizen, and/or Six Sigma)
Excellent customer service, communication, and interpersonal skills
A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering, Operations, Supply Chain/Logistics, or a related field.
Industry experience in: retail, F&B, military, manufacturing, automotive, biotech, electronics, energy, instrumentation, machinery, defense/aerospace, medical, cosmetics, production or distribution environments.