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Military - Maintenance Engineer, Virtual Location ...

CategoryFacilities, Maintenance, \u0026 Real Estate
Job typeFull Time
CityVirtual Location - Italy
This role focuses on those who have military experience interested in working in the private sector. Amazon's military recruiting team is available to discuss the many opportunities within Amazon.

At Amazon, thousands of former military are driving innovation and raising the bar on customer experience. On a daily basis, those with military backgrounds are able to apply their knowledge, skills, and leadership abilities in a wide variety of careers - influencing change across the globe.

When 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 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.

Here at Amazon we are looking to hire an experienced Reliability Maintenance Engineering Area Manager to join the team in one of our highly automated and fast paced Fulfillment Centers (FC).


The Reliability Engineering Area Manager is the line manager for a team of engineering technicians. They maintain the focus on safety by training, developing and coaching their team. They deliver a high level of equipment availability by ensuring all preventative maintenance is conducted and internal processes and procedures are followed.

Key job responsibilities

• Lead, support and mentor the team by finding barriers that prevent them from working in a safe, standard and efficient manner. Work with the team and the wider network to harness the technical expertise available and build solutions.

• Support the Reliability Engineering Manager as they work with the site Safety department & Site Leadership to implement, record and audit safety and statutory compliance programs to provide a safe working environment for all staff.

• Implement network standards and focus on preventative maintenance to provide a high level of equipment availability to our internal customers.

• Ensure sufficient technical coverage is available for the shifts they own by managing and driving the training program for the team.

• Manage local projects or support EU level projects as assigned by the manager.

Be prepared to work on shift to maintain a strong connection to the team and daily work.


• Significant practical engineering experience including a supervisory role managing people.

• A Bachelor's degree

• Multi skilled in both electrical and mechanical disciplines.

• Excellent communications skills (written & verbal) in English and the local language.

• Experience of working to appropriate health & safety standards and regulations.

• Excellent computer skills (MS Office, CAD).


• A Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline

• Experience of automated equipment including packaging machinery, sortation and conveyor systems.

• Experience working with PLC based control systems.

• Project Management experience.

• Knowledge of CMMS programmes.

• Experience with Kaizen and Continuous Improvement Process.

This role focuses on those who have military experience interested in working in the private sector. Amazon's military recruiting team is available to discuss the many opportunities within Amazon.

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EmployerAmazon Italia Logistica S.R.L.