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Amazon Corporate LLC Operations Manager (Military Veterans Encouraged to Apply), Military in SeaTac, Washington

Job summaryThis position has a start date between January 16, 2022 and April 1, 2022. The position is NOT a corporate role and will be located in a fulfillment center, sort center, delivery station, or other warehouse environment.ABOUT AMAZONAt Amazon, we have a peculiar culture built on pioneering into unknown and new frontiers. From selling books to creating the Kindle; from making films to launching faster delivery, Amazon reinvents normal. After selling the first book in 1995, we have grown at an incredible rate and have become the universe's most customer-centric company. By hiring those who take risks and find fulfillment through making the impossible commonplace, Amazon cultivates a culture of innovation. Every employee at Amazon has the power to forge their own path and to have a true impact on the business...and we find that exhilarating!Read more about us at we hire you at Amazon, we hire for the future. With unlimited career opportunities, Amazon invests in ensuring our teams are always challenged, constantly learning from each other, and are creatively contributing to our next big idea. You will be surrounded by the best innovators of our time and we welcome you to make history with us regardless of minority, female, gender identity, disability, or sexual orientation. We value diversity!See why diversity is important to us at AMAZON OPERATIONSOperations is at the heart of Amazon business. We are known for our speed, accuracy, and exceptional service. Our buildings deliver tens of thousands of products to hundreds of countries worldwide, every day. In these key roles, you'll come help us exceed productivity goals and deliver against our customer promises. Our scale is expansive and our presence is growing - some of our centers across the United States and Canada are over 1 million square feet! Our goal is simple: to offer the world's greatest selection of products and services with the world's best customer experience.Watch videos on our team members at THE ROLEThe Operations Manager has complete responsibility for inbound operations, outbound operations or a functional process responsibility within the fulfillment center on a specified shift or across multiple shifts.Responsibilities:* Lead and supervise a team of Area Managers (2-5 front-line supervisors depending on location) and 100-300 hourly associates in outbound or inbound operations within the Fulfillment Center.* Responsible for the overall safety, quality and performance and customer experience of the shift.* Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and procedures.* Accountability for meeting and exceeding operational goals.* Strategic planning and forecasting; appraise performance; reward and discipline employees; resolve problems; and address staffing needs.* Mentor, train and develop teammates for career progression and learning* Ability to develop and share best practices across the shifts and network.This position requires a candidate with the proven ability to drive process improvements and the ability to keep pace with our explosive growth while motivating others to meet the challenges of an extremely deadline-driven environment.Additional Job Elements:* Lift and move totes up to 49 pounds each* Regular bending, lifting, stretching and reaching both below the waist and above the head* Walking in the FC and around area with great frequency; facilities are over a quarter mile in length* Must be able to stand/walk for up to 10-12 hours* Should be able to work in environments with variable noise levels, lighting conditions and temperature variation* Able to access all areas of building (ascending and descending ladders, stairs, gangways safely and without