Amazon Experience

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Aims

  • To learn about one of the world’s biggest businesses
  • To gain an insight into the everyday operation of Amazon
  • To begin to understand the different jobs available and the skills and qualifications needed
  • To develop a broad understanding of the quantity of different products Amazon distributes
  • To discover the role IT plays in logistics and distribution
  • To understand the level of commitment needed to be a conscientious and effective employee
  • To meet and chat to members of the Amazon workforce
  • To understand the need to wear and use protective clothing and products
  • To discuss and understand the importance of health and safety in the workplace

The Visit

  • A guided tour of the Amazon distribution centre, education room and canteen
  • A fun presentation about the different areas, services and departments that Amazon offers
  • STEM activities related to the picking, packing and delivery of goods
  • Discussion about the importance of high quality customer service