Georgia Employer VENDOR FLEX ASSOCIATE in Albany, Georgia

DESCRIPTIONAt Amazon, we strive to be Earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover anything they want to buy online. We hire the world's brightest minds, offering them an environment in which they can relentlessly improve the experience for customers. Innovation and creativity are built into the DNA of the company and are encouraged at all levels of employment. Every day we solve complex technical and business problems with ingenuity and simplicity. We're making history and the good news is we've only just begun. Amazon, one of the top 100 companies in the United States, has an immediate opening for Tier 1 Associate. Amazon Fulfillment Services is expanding its network of Vendor Flex nodes and is seeking an individual to process orders at our local vendor in Albany, GA. The Vendor Flex Tier I Associate will be responsible for receiving product and processing customer shipments and additional duties as assigned. The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic, attention to detail, the ability to meet deadlines, and a commitment to customer service as it relates to product fulfillment. Applicants must have a stable work history, hold a high school diploma or GED equivalent, read and write English fluently, and must be 18 years or age or older. Skill Requirements: * Maintain a complete and thorough understanding of inventory control and systems in a Fulfillment Center * Strong oral and written communication skills * Must be detail oriented * Must be able to work independently, and with many teams within the building * Must have an exceptional analytical aptitude * Must have a drive and commitment towards solving problems * Must demonstrate a sense of urgency * Should be able to demonstrate integrity and confidentiality Technical Requirements: * Microsoft - Excel, Word and Outlook * Must be able to comprehend a lot of information in a short period of time Job Responsibilities: * Adhere to strict safety and quality standards * Regular attendance and punctuality * Travel required to fulfillment location * Train in using web interface tools * Receive product using web interface * Process outbound shipments (pick product, print packing slip and shipping labels, load outbound product to carrier) using web interface in a limited area * Analyze and determine root cause of issues * Provide daily feedback to process owners with root cause analysis * Perform needed cycle counts and / or relocate product virtually and physically * In the absence of leadership be able to be self-directed Physical Demands: * Lift and move up to 49 lbs. * Lift, bend, reach above the head, kneel, squat and walk for long periods of time during shift * Engage in full manual dexterity in both hands and wrists * Work around moving mechanical parts * Noise level varies * Continuous reading of writing Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Vet BASIC QUALIFICATIONSBasic Qualifications: * High School diploma or equivalent and at least 18 years old * Read and write in English * Experience with inventory, bin types, containers, and all tools used to move product throughout the warehouse * Proficient with MS Word, Excel and Outlook * Experience with Lean methodologies * Must not have an active final written warning (e.g. for quality, productivity, safety, attendance) * Able to lift up to 49 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONSPreferred Qualification: * An understanding of Lean * Command Line Function skills * Strong written and oral communication skills * Analytical aptitude & drive * Detail oriented * Able to work independently and within a team Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer � Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation