Operations Internship - H/F
Amazon FC Slovakia s. r. o
About you:
We want to hire the world’s brightest minds, and offer them an environment in which they can relentlessly improve the experience for our customers.
  • You are currently enrolled in Bachelor’s or Master’s level degree studies
  • You will be able demonstrate excellent communications skills across all levels within a diverse culture.
  • You will be results driven with analytical capability, with the ability to innovate and simplify current process and practices.
  • You should have strong decision making skills, that use sound reasoning and when required use consultation to achieve consensus.
  • You will be willing to work to flexible schedules / shifts hours and commit to a 3-months full time internship
We are looking for forward-thinkers who take a continuously proactive approach and create a culture of creativity within the workplace.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Working towards a 2+ years university degree
  • xcellent written and verbal communication skills in English (and local language where applicable)
  • The right to work in the country you are applying for
  • Evidence of leadership skills – perhaps you are president of a sporting or social club at university or took the lead in charity work or a group project
  • The personal drive and enthusiasm that makes you stand out from the crowd!
  • Highly developed analytical skills.
Job title: Operations Internship
Location: Our internship opportunities are located in various Fulfilment Centres across our EU countries
Check them out here: https://www.amazon.jobs/en/location

About us:
Amazon is a company of builders. A philosophy of ownership carries through everything we do — from the proprietary technologies we create to the new businesses we launch and grow. You’ll find it in every team across our company.
Every day across the world we develop the ideas, the services and the products that make life easier for tens of millions of customers. From providing Earth’s biggest selection of products to developing ground-breaking software and devices that change entire industries, Amazon is a place of invention and progressive thinking.
Amazon is continually evolving and is a place where motivated employees thrive and employee ownership and accountability lead to meaningful results. It’s as simple as this: Work Hard. Have Fun. Make History.
With every order made and parcel delivered, customer demand at Amazon is growing. And to meet this demand, and keep our world-class service running smoothly, we're growing our Operations team across Europe.
Delivering hundreds of thousands of products to hundreds of countries worldwide, our Operations teams possess a wide range of skills and experience. These range from business analysis and inventory management, to team leadership, engineering, transportation and retail. Our network of Fulfilment Centres is supported by Operations Managers, Support Managers, Senior Operations Managers and Team Managers. Between them they take responsibility for the receipt and stowing of inventory, picking, packing and shipping, to ensure that our customers receive what they want, when they want it.
Whatever your background, if you’re motivated by results and driven enough to achieve them, Amazon is a great place to be. We’re all about flexibility: we expect you to adapt to changes quickly and we encourage you to try new things and take your career down different paths. Because it’s only by coming up with new ideas and challenging the status quo that we can continue to be the most customer-centric company on Earth.

About those internships:
Amazon is looking for ambitious and enthusiastic students to join the fast paced world of Logistics in European Operations as interns. An Amazon EU internship will provide you with an unforgettable experience in a fast-paced, dynamic and international environment; it will boost your resume and will provide a superb introduction to our Operations activities. It will include a structured onboarding and plenty of training and support.

Those internships are project based educational opportunities intended to allow future managers to to discover how we lead and develop our teams of associates to their full potential, ensure their performance in order to fulfill our customers’ expectations in accordance with Amazon's policies and procedures and how we measure, evaluate and improve our processes and production in our large and complex fulfillment centers.

As an intern you could join one of the following teams: inbound (team managing truck reception and unload, products registration in our information systems, stow and the management of inventory space), outbound (picking, rebin, packing, and shipping) and ICQA (inventory controls and quality audits).
You will put your analytical skills to test and roll up your sleeves to complete a project that will contribute to improve the functionality and level of service that the Fulfilment Centres provides to our customers. This will include: diving deep into data, mapping processes and problems, offering and testing potential solutions and implementing the best one ensuring its scalability to the full network. You will interact with highly efficient managers, technology development teams, data warehouse experts and front line associates to think broadly about solutions to the most complex business and operational challenges faced by one of the world’s fastest growing operations network.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous work experience – a summer job, internship or full- time role; if it’s in an operations or customer-facing environment so much the better
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decision based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.
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