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Area Manager Intern 2024 - Canada

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Amazon

2mo ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Vancouver +2

AI generated summary

  • You must be a current bachelor's degree student, have exceptional communication skills, motivate others, analyze data, take ownership, study related field, and thrive in uncertain environments.
  • You will coach and lead a team of Amazon associates, drive continuous improvement, ensure safety compliance, maintain quality control standards, and create recognition programs in a distribution warehouse environment.

Off-cycle Internship

Hospitality & RetailVancouver, Toronto, Calgary

Description

  • Amazon is looking for bright leaders to lead large teams of Amazon Associates across our cutting-edge fulfillment network! This is not a corporate, office-based position. This is a ten-week internship (40 hours per week) during the summer of 2024 located within one of our Amazon fulfillment centers, sort centers, delivery stations or other operations buildings within the Amazon Fulfillment Network. Amazon provides extensive training and development for entry level managers to become exceptional people leaders.
  • Being an Area Manager Intern means being on the front lines of our customer promise, ensuring your team delivers customers’ orders on time, by leading a large team of Amazon Associates in one of our fulfillment locations. You will have an opportunity to invest in others and develop a collaborative leadership style, while utilizing the tools, processes, and operations that have helped create the most customer-centric company on Earth.

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program with all requirements anticipated to be completed between December 2024 and August 2025
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Adept at the ability to motivate others in a deadline-focused environment
  • Ability to evaluate and dive deep into data to provide thought-provoking, workable business solutions
  • Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s program related to Supply Chain, Business, Logistics, Hospitality or Engineering
  • Interest in growing in the field of Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Ability to thrive in an ambiguous environment

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Hospitality & Retail

Responsibilities

  • Learning to coach, manage, and develop a team of 50-100 Amazon associates
  • Drive standard work and continuous improvement through an intern project · Communicate policies to your team and act as a source of information for the team
  • Create, manage, and support recognition programs
  • Support all safety programs and OSHA compliance to ensure a safe work environment for all associates
  • Ensure procedures are followed for building security and product loss prevention
  • Partner with the management team to establish and maintain quality control standards
  • Develop performance goals and targets to achieve customer demand and ensure accuracy and quality
  • Work weekends, holidays, and/or overnight shifts
  • Work overtime both in peak season and as needed
  • Job Elements:
  • Stand/walk during shifts lasting up to 12 hours
  • Access all areas of building (Depending on the operations building, this may include ascending and descending ladders, stairs, gangways, and shipping docks safely and without limitation)
  • Walk in/and around the warehouse with great frequency; many facilities are over a quarter mile in length
  • Regularly bend, lift, stretch, and reach both below the waist and above the head
  • Lift and move items up to 49 pounds
  • A day in the life:
  • As an Area Manager intern, you will have the opportunity to learn how to coach and develop a team of Amazon associates in a distribution warehouse environment. Your main focus will be learning to motivate, mentor, and manage a team, as well as developing a summer project in partnership with your site leadership. As a people manager, you will ensure that the team of Amazon associates have all the tools needed to succeed for any task during a shift.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary