AMAZON- PICKER PACKER- IMMEDIATE HIRING (Hiring Immediately) in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, IL, 60629
Posted: 2021-06-25
Valid through: 2022-04-25

If you want to start your career or earn extra cash, Amazon is providing full-time, part-time, seasonal, and flexible work schedules that match your needs. Multiple shifts are available which include overnight and days, and even weekends. If you have been looking for a job to earn extra cash with other attractive benefits, then this recruitment at Amazon could be one of those events.

This is an entry-level job, comes with minimum requirements, and offers decent wages to those freshers with really limited work or no experience.


Amazon is the world’s largest online retailer, which deals in hundred of products and a prominent cloud services provider. It has been expanding its area of business and hence has become the largest service provider. From offering fresh produce to your doorstep to distributing movies and books in more than 220 countries, Amazon has become an entrusted brand in the global market.

Working as a Picker Packer here will be as excited as it sounds. You will be required to work in warehouse settings and ensure the timely inflow and outflow of the products from the warehouse. You will also be entitled to other work benefits while working in the company.

What does a picker packer do?

Pickers or packers will have a lot of physical work to perform daily. This type of work is extremely demanding and It is one of the most important positions in Amazon warehouses.

Picker/packer gives his assistance in filling orders in a warehouse setting. They keep records of the inventory and pack goods as a part of supply chain staff. They also work in the retail sector by assisting with the distribution of retail goods to their intended positions.

However, one indeed learns more about warehouse operations while working as a picker/packer at Amazon than in any other workplace.

What are the duties of a picker packer?

As an amazon picker/packer, your main focus will be on gathering products for order fulfillment from your supervisor. Although you might require to do some work in inventory which is given below.

The primary responsibilities of amazon order picker/packers include:

  • Record product, packaging, and on specified forms and records
  • Examining and inspecting the products to ensure that packing specifications are met
  • Remove defective products, placing them on moving equipment
  • Keeping products separated and organized
  • Meeting specifications of customer orders promptly
  • Stacking deliveries into the delivery vehicle as required
  • Reporting any mechanical problems
  • Loading in the delivery vehicle
  • Following safety, protocols while and procedures while working
  • Ensuring that the goos are in rotation.
  • How can I be a good packer?

    1) Active Listening -- Listening to people attentively to make out the conclusions quickly and act accordingly.

    2) Coordination --Coordinating with the others to ensure smooth functioning of the warehouse.

    3) Speaking -- articulating yourself in an organized manner, so as fellow workers will not find it difficult to understand.

    4) Reading Comprehension -- Understanding the work-related documents and working according to instructions given.

    5)Production and Processing -- Knowledge of materials and distribution process.

    Picker/Packer Requirements

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent
  • Previous retail or customer service experience will be preferred
  • Forklift certification within 90 days of joining
  • Familiarity with radiofrequency equipment is preferred
  • Minimum age- 18 years.
  • Work Hours

    You can work as a part-time worker or a full-time worker and the maximum working hours may vary between 20- 40 hours per week. Although overtime might be needed in case of holidays of Christmas and Thanksgiving. Amazon is offering multiple shifts which include Morning, afternoon, and also late-night working

    How much does a picker packer make?

    Payment is done on an hourly basis. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a picker/packer at Amazon can expect to make a bonus in his annual salary.

    Previous experience in a warehouse setting, as well as certifications for certain equipment like forklifts, can also help to increase the basic pay.

  • Perks
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Additional career choice programs
  • Job security and growth opportunities
  • Decent payscale
  • FAQs

    1)What are the picker/packer responsibilities?

    Picker/packer Job Responsibilities: Pulls and packs products for daily orders.
    Meets specifics of customer orders promptly.
    Keeps products separated, organized, and in good rotation.
    Monitors product quality frequently, reporting problems to mitigate questions of safety.

    2)How do I become a picker/packer at Amazon?

    To become a packer at Amazon, you are not required to have any formal education (High school diploma) or qualifications, as on-the-job training is provided to teach you about the work. Also, experience in a previous customer service or retail position is desirable, but not mandatory.

    3)What is the role of a picker/packer?

    Picker Packers assist with filling orders in warehouses. They manage the warehouse and inventory and package goods as a part of the supply chain staff. They majorly work in the retail sector assisting with the distribution of retail goods.

    4)What is a picker packer?

    Picker packer works in retail, logistics, manufacturing warehouse, and distribution centers. In other words, their work is related to picking and packing the products but not limited to it.

    5) What is the recruitment process?

    The hiring process can be broken down into 5 steps, and ranges from one week to four months, depending on the role and team. You may be required to take an assessment, answer behavioral questions, or even complete a writing sample.


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