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Vacancy Sortation Associat4
Employer Amazon Livingston Centre
Vacancy type Full Time Job
Reference number Sor689
Form of employment Not specified
Salary / Rate £9.50 per Hour
Hours Not specified
Published 30/06/2020
Closing date 30/06/2020


Amazon needs help fulfilling supplies to local communities. This position is based at: Amazon Logistics, (SEH1) J4/M8 Strand Drive, Livingston, Edinburgh, EH48 2EA £9.50 per hour (days) to £10.50 per hour (nights) Overtime rates between £14.25 per hour to £19.00 per hour Health and safety are a top priority with all of Amazon’s roles and sites. Amazon continues to consult with medical and health experts, and take all recommended precautions in buildings and stores to keep people healthy. Amazon has taken measures to promote social distancing in the workplace and taken on enhanced and frequent cleaning, to name just a few. As a Temporary Associate, you may be asked to work in various areas of Amazon’s Delivery Stations and Sort Centres, the main departments being Inbound and Outbound.


our tasks may include: receiving & sorting parcels into relevant post codes staging, feeding the lines, & resorting missorts handling the full range of products sold by Amazon and its Marketplace sellers in the UK, including but not limited to: age restricted products, food (including nuts and meat) and alcohol and chemicals following Amazon's internal processes and procedures, including using radio frequency (RF) scanners and reading instructions from the scanners You will be required to adhere to strict safety, quality and production standards and consistently achieve Minimum Acceptable Performance Standard (MAPS) set for your department. The role involves the following physical requirements on a daily basis: Standing and/or walking during the duration of a shift (standard full time shifts are 10 hours excluding overtime, flex and part-time shifts may vary) Lifting and moving products up to 23kg in weight Lifting, bending, reaching above the head, kneeling, crouching, and/or stretching during the duration of a shift Pushing and pulling product up to 23kg in weight during the duration of a shift Manual dexterity of both hands and wrists Working on a secure mezzanine at a height of between 9 to 12 metres (equivalent to a 3 or 4 storey building) Regularly climbing and descending flights of stairs safely

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