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Amazon warehouse operatives jobs

How much does Amazon pay warehouse operatives per hour?

£9.50–11.71 from 106 warehouse operatives at Amazon

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What’s it like working as a warehouse operatives?

Warehouse operatives have the job of sorting, moving, and packing products that come into and leave a warehouse.

They can work in stockrooms or warehouses (sometimes called distribution centres or depots).

Other names for warehouse operatives are:

  • Warehouse associate/ op/ assistant
  • Storeman
  • Picker and packer
  • Loader

This type of job may include:

  • Checking in new products that come in
  • Making sure products aren’t damaged (quality control)
  • Checking for missing items
  • Picking products that have been ordered
  • Packing products ready to be shipped
  • Meeting targets around the amount of work you can get done
  • Using stock management software
  • Keeping the warehouse clean

A lot of this work is physical and requires you to be on your feet.

You may have to work night shifts, on weekends and bank holidays.

If you want to apply for a warehouse operative job, you might need the following:

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  • Best thing

    Nice people

    Worst thing

    One days notice for rota

    Sortation associate, November 2020

    • £10.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    5.2/10
  • Best thing

    The pay

    Worst thing

    The fact you don’t really see anyone or speak to anyone for the whole 8 hours

    Fulfilment associate, November 2020

    • £9.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience
    6.8/10
  • Best thing

    The people around me

    Worst thing

    Sometimes boring if I’m doing the same thing all day

    Fulfilment associate, November 2020

    • £10.80 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience
    9.5/10
  • Best thing

    There is nothing good about my job

    Worst thing

    This is a really bad job - I would not recommend it at all. Managers are really strict about targets, there is regular electrical faults and often leave with blisters.

    Warehouse operative, November 2020

    • £9.80 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience
    1.6/10
  • Best thing

    Careers option and pay

    Worst thing

    Management and workload

    Fulfilment associate, November 2020

    • £11.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
    6.1/10
  • Best thing

    The pay when you do overtime

    Worst thing

    Getting cancelled at the last minute because the volume of parcels dropped

    Warehouse operative, November 2020

    • £10.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience
    6.3/10
  • Best thing

    It pays some bills

    Worst thing

    Everything else

    Fulfilment associate, November 2020

    • £11.41 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    8.4/10
  • Best thing

    Pretty easy work and pay is good for my age

    Worst thing

    Unreliable shifts, supervisor are incredibly strict and we aren’t given enough break

    Warehouse operative, November 2020

    • £9.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience
    6.1/10
  • Best thing

    The different tasks available to do

    Worst thing

    Management

    Associate, November 2020

    • £9.95 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    6.8/10
  • Best thing

    Close to home

    Worst thing

    Its factory work

    Associate, November 2020

    • £9.79 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    10.0/10
  • Best thing

    No much, pays the bills(just about)

    Worst thing

    Last minute rota changes, bad pay for night shifts, no training

    Warehouse operative, November 2020

    • £10.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    4.0/10
  • Best thing

    Discounts and perks.

    Worst thing

    Using stairs all the time when there are lifts to use.Some people not wearing masks correctly .

    Associate, November 2020

    • £9.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    5.9/10
  • Best thing

    3 day weekend

    Worst thing

    Long working days

    Packer, October 2020

    • £9.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
    6.3/10
  • Best thing

    Only 4 day working week, pay is good.

    Worst thing

    Longn10 hour shifts, repetitive tasks.

    Associate, October 2020

    • £9.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    5.2/10
  • Best thing

    Easy

    Worst thing

    Long hours on your feet

    Fulfilment associate, October 2020

    • £9.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    7.8/10
  • Best thing

    Set shifts, good pay.

    Worst thing

    Tiring.

    Fulfilment associate, October 2020

    • £11.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    10.0/10
  • Best thing

    4 days a week

    Worst thing

    Bad management, unsafe working environment

    Warehouse operative, October 2020

    • £9.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    5.0/10
  • Best thing

    the pay the benefits and it is a safe job.

    Worst thing

    too busy at times.

    Warehouse operative, October 2020

    • £11.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    7.6/10
  • Best thing

    Nothing yet

    Worst thing

    Wearing the most uncomfortable safety boots on the market

    Picker/ stower, October 2020

    • £10.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    2.1/10
  • Best thing

    3 days off every week and a good amount of holidays

    Worst thing

    It's so boring that you question your own existence

    Warehouseman, September 2020

    • £9.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    6.8/10
  • Best thing

    Monday - Friday

    Worst thing

    Cancelling shifts

    Warehouse operative, August 2020

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    6.3/10
  • Best thing

    The ease of it

    Worst thing

    The shift lengths

    Fulfilment associate, July 2020

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience
    7.8/10
  • Best thing

    Work 4 nights get 3 off

    Picker, June 2020

    • £11.26 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    5.5/10
  • Best thing

    Easy money

    Worst thing

    Working weekends and boring work

    Fulfilment associate, June 2020

    • £9.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    4.7/10
  • Best thing

    The staff

    Worst thing

    Sometimes people don't listen

    Fulfilment associate, June 2020

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    10.0/10
  • Best thing

    the hours I work

    Worst thing

    repetitive work

    Fulfilment associate, May 2020

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    9.5/10
  • Best thing

    I get left alone

    Worst thing

    Managers do not know how to talk to people. No people skills.

    Warehouse person, May 2020

    • £9.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    4.2/10
  • Best thing

    3 days off

    Worst thing

    Long hours

    Fulfilment worker, May 2020

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    7.6/10
  • Best thing

    Team working

    Worst thing

    No good team leader

    Picker, April 2020

    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
    5.8/10
  • Best thing

    Flexi time
    Work 4 days get 3 off

    Worst thing

    Not paid for bank holidays,
    Have to use holidays for Christmas and new year because there not paid

    Fulfilment associate, March 2020

    • £11.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
    5.5/10
  • Best thing

    The people and location

    Worst thing

    Certain processes

    Warehouse operative, February 2020

    • £19,100 per year, working a 41 hour week
    • 34–44 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
    7.8/10
  • Best thing

    Flexibility, pay, availability

    Worst thing

    Repetitive/ dull nature

    Warehouse operative, January 2020

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience
    8.7/10

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