Amazon Corporate LLC Logistics Specialist in Denver, Colorado

Logistics Specialist Location: US-CO-Denver Job ID: 702966 Company:: Vadata, Inc Position Category: Buying, Planning, & InstockManagement Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): :United States JData Center Logistics Associate Amazon is seeking adventurous logistics professionals for our Amazon WebServices Team. These future Amazonians must hold a government clearance and bewilling to go to one of three locations to complete specialized training toprepare for deployment in a data center region. It is expected that trainingwill be completed over a duration of 6-9 months. Once training is completed,individuals will be relocated to the permanent location. Amazon Web Servicesinvites best-in-class logistics professionals to join an elite team to buildand maintain one of the world's largest information system infrastructures.The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic, attention to detail,the ability to meet deadlines, and a commitment to Operational Excellence. Logistics Associates monitor inventory levels to ensure that proper stocklevels are maintained to support build and repair activities. They receiveparts, maintain inventory, and check-out parts as needed to DatacenterTechnicians and Engineers. They will also be responsible for loading andunloading shipments and transporting parts between different locations. Thisposition involves frequent lifting of materials and products. LogisticAssociates will be required to keep precise records of all commodities goingin and out of company. They must also maintain the cleanliness,organization, and safety of all workspaces. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a warehouse ordistribution environment, as well as experience and knowledge of reverselogistics processes. Experience handling vendor relationships is helpful. Physical / Environmental DemandsRequires standing, sitting, and walking for prolonged periods of time.Typically work is in an office environment where the noise level is low tomoderate.Occasionally work is in a warehouse environment where the noise level is loud.Occasionally assist in loading and unloading shipments.Occasionally exposed to extreme cold or hot weatherWork EnvironmentWork with and/or around moving mechanical partsNoise level varies and can be loudTemperature between 60 and 90 degrees, and will occasionally exceed 90degreesBasic QualificationsMust be at least 18 years oldMust be able to relocate for up to 1 year for specialized training to preparefor a deployment location in a new data center region.Must have valid drivers licenseMust have or be willing to attend company provided fork lift operator trainingHigh School diploma or equivalentMust be able to work overtime as requiredAble to read and take direction in EnglishMust be able to lift loads of up to 49 pounds and carry them for shortdistancesMay participate in group lifts of 50 pounds or more.Willing and able to frequently push, pull, squat, bend, and reachRegularly walk, use hands and fingers, handle or feel, reach with handsand arms, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.Coordinate body movements when using tools or equipmentReach and stretch to position equipment and fixtures while maintaining balancePerform physical tasks all day without becoming overly tiredPush or pull heavy objects into positionWork in a noisy environmentMinimum of 1 year of logistics experience, preferably in a warehouseenvironmentExperience using a computerized inventory systemAbility to handle sensitive/classified client materialsThis position requires that the candidate selected be a U.S. citizen and mustcurrently possess and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance withpolygraph.Preferred QualificationsDemonstrated ability to perform above minimum for extended periods of timeCommitment to a culture of safetyProficient with computers and Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel)Demonstrated positive work attitude & leadership skillsStrong understanding of shipping & receiving, inventory and warehouse