Full Time On Road Shift Assistant
Company: Amazon
Location: Sugar Land , TX
Category: General, Warehouse, Transportation, Administrative / Clerical
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 3/17/2020
JOB DESCRIPTION:

DESCRIPTION

Since opening our virtual doors in 1995, we’ve been pushing the boundaries of ‘possible’ further and further. Our entire business works hard to delight our customers – from the second an order is placed online to the seamless coordination of that order behind the scenes, we strive to stay agile, fluid and intentional. That can be described in one of our core Leadership Principles, which is Bias for Action. This means that our teams band together, roll up their sleeves, and aren’t content with just standing still. We’re aiming to become the most customer-centric company on Earth.

 

Shift Assistants are part of the Last Mile operations in Amazon Logistics and play a crucial role in this rapidly growing team. Shift Assistants are responsible for daily management of department duties including: allocating labor, leading meetings, assigning job duties, providing work direction and communicating with internal and external suppliers.

 

General Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the coordination of Delivery Associate (DA) training and ridealongs for new DAs
  • Ensure vehicle cleanliness and appearance is maintained to standard and captured via DA inspections
  • Ensure adherence to dress code standards
  • Conduct regular ridealongs with DAs for engagement and standard work adherence
  • Daily review of DA performance to identify potential ridealong candidates
  • At times assisting with production duties, training sort associates and verifying SOP compliance
  • Ensure successful area performance, through tracking and reporting metrics.
  • Understand workflow and daily production goals
  • Review and update SOP as required
  • Ensure work areas remain clean and are equipped with proper equipment and supplies
  • Identify and address safety hazards within the work area
  • Coach associates to work safely at all times and participate in safety initiatives
  • Ensure all job injuries are reported timely in accordance with established policy and procedure
  • Provide direction utilizing independent judgment
  • Continue meeting or exceeding of department performance goals
JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Job Requirements

  • Associates must be in good standing
  • Ability to work flexible schedules/shifts
  • Possess a valid driver’s license in the state of residence
  • 21 years of age or older
  • Proficient in English sufficient to meet US DOT standard of ability to read road signs and communicate with regulatory personnel


Able to do the following with or without reasonable accommodation:

  • Lift, bend, reach above the head, kneel, crouch, and/or stretch during shifts up to 10 hours long
  • Lift, push, pull and move boxes up to 70 pounds each
  • Move up and down stairs

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience interacting with 3rd party vendors (DSPs)


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Professional driving experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in Problem Solve a plus
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated communication skills (written and verbal) with all levels of Amazon associates and management


Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.

 

ADDRESS:

Sugar Land, TX
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