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Amazon Material Coordinator, Technician I, Project Kuiper in Everett, Washington

Description

Project Kuiper is an initiative to increase global broadband access through a constellation of 3,236 satellites in low Earth orbit (LEO). Its mission is to bring fast, affordable broadband to unserved and underserved communities around the world. Project Kuiper will help close the digital divide by delivering fast, affordable broadband to a wide range of customers, including consumers, businesses, government agencies, and other organizations operating in places without reliable connectivity.

The Kuiper team is looking for motivated, customer-focused individuals who want to join our team as a Material Coordinator. You will be responsible for processing materials in order to support our customer, the satellite production team. You will also interact with peer teams such as planning, quality, and EHS to ensure our processes result in positive outcomes for these teams.

Key job responsibilities

• Accurately and efficiently handle material for both production and development efforts.

• Use proprietary software and ERP systems to virtually transact material.

• Document system issues, process flaws and inefficiencies. Communicating with quality control, purchasing and other related departments to resolve problems.

• Efficiently move material between sites, both physically and virtually.

• Identify training needs for the team and assist in the training of new-hires and junior peers.

• Meet safety, productivity and quality standards by following best practices.

• Resolve individual work blockers and knowing when to escalate if you are unable to resolve yourself.

• Learn new processes.

• Operate equipment including: forklifts, pallet jacks, electric pallet jacks, and hand carts.

• Contribute to the improvement of SOPs including safety procedures.

Additional Requirements:

• Monday through Friday, estimated shift start between 8:00 AM and 9:00 AM, estimated shift end between 4:30 PM and 5:30 PM.

• Shift schedule may vary, depending on program needs.

• Standing for long periods of time, climbing up and down ladders, bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, stooping, and stretching may be required to perform the functions of this position.

Export Control Requirement: Due to applicable export control laws and regulations, candidates must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (i.e., current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum.

Candidates must be 18 years or older with the ability to understand and adhere to all job requirements and safety guidelines.

The starting pay for this role in Washington State is up to $24.50/hour and employees are eligible for incremental raises based on tenure. A full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits are provided. This information is provided per the Washington State Pay Transparency Act. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via Amazon's internal or external careers site.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Everett, WA, USA

Basic Qualifications

• High school diploma or equivalent

• 1+ year in supply chain, operations, warehousing, inventory control or related experience

• 1+ year experience using Microsoft Excel to navigate and interpret data

• Able to lift up to 49 pounds

• Able to stand/walk for up to 10 hours

• Work 40 hours/week, and overtime as required

Preferred Qualifications

• Demonstrated problem solving skills and analytical skills

• Experience with Kaizens or other continuous improvement projects

• Demonstrated problem solving skills and analytical skills

• Excellent interpersonal skills (communication, listening, positive attitude, emotional Intelligence)

• Forklift certified

• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and prioritize tasks

• Demonstrated commitment to safety and quality

• Work a flexible schedule/shift/work area, including weekends, nights, and/or holidays

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $41,600/year in our lowest geographic market up to $55,120/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit https://www.aboutamazon.com/workplace/employee-benefits. This position will remain posted until filled. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.

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