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Inside one of Amazon's busiest days

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1,500 extra workers help Amazon.com handle the extra holiday orders at its Fernley, Nevada fulfillment center.
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Taylor Smith (11 hours ago)
Lmao!!! He almost lost his shit when she picked up those two items.
Green Ranger (1 day ago)
ONLY if they permit me to use hoverboard or roller skates on the job, as Picker.
ReJ Bru (2 days ago)
:) She asked why those two put together? The guy said to optimize their space. In my opinion, it is mainly due to buying those two together is much higher. That's why they are not far apart. It is very interesting to see that companies can learn so much from customers' buying behaviors and their purchase histories to optimize their offers to maximize sales.
the lost journal of inception (3 days ago)
women can't work this job . the hair, nails , makeup,shoes,clothes,gossip doesn't work in a warehouse . i once saw a bimbo talking to someone and she wasn't watching what she was doing , her hair got caught in the machine and she was pulled in . the machine was immediately stopped and so much of her hair was tangled that the rescuers had to surgically remove parts of her scalp to get her out . i thought it was awesome , the girl would talk shit about me all the time and watching her cry was so satisfying . i smiled at her when she got out and patted her on the back and said " well , at least you didn't harm your pretty face "
Dream Big Productions (3 days ago)
That Amazon package plant can be packed!
Z (4 days ago)
I grew up in factories and warehouse jobs all my life and I can tell this place looks like one of the worst slaveshops I have seen. Fuck that I am in my last week of my B.S in Information Security fuck this I rather be homeless.
RAP64 (5 days ago)
MAYBE LEARN HOW TO HANDLE AND PACK FUNKO POPS WHEN YOUR PACKING THEM YOU IDIOTS
Eduardo Cueto (1 month ago)
this job is sick. for you..
onlythewise1 (1 month ago)
I found 75% of amazons stuff is good quality the rest is question able
Patrick McCune (1 month ago)
Is that dude coked out?
Ash Ketchum (1 month ago)
Ugh I honestly feel depressed even watching this. I could never do a repetitive factory job like this. You never get to even see the sun. If you guys are looking for a decent job without a degree try working for usps as a mail carrier. Best decision I ever made.
SavagwUnicornKitty (1 month ago)
you better get my teo panda mask here amazon.
Andy The Angry Liberal (1 month ago)
Go to college kids.
ivan d (1 month ago)
I'll pass and stay in school
Skyfall 007 (1 month ago)
Amazon's cheating in India
mrsme1234 (2 months ago)
USA needs new antitrust laws now End corporatocracy End oligopoly now
budda king (2 months ago)
Damn. This look like slave work. Pure torture
Pqrst Zxerty (2 months ago)
Hope they get a teabreak and lunch. I and others never did at the Amazon fulilment I worked at. Slave labour at its best. The reporter need to see what workers have to put up with. "You can go to the toilet when you like but do not expect a job tomorrow" we were repeadly told. The random strip searches in front of people. Human rights at its best. I saw a shift manager and a site manager shout a swear about Amazon and walked out of their jobs. ALL Amazon staff are treated the same. Once I saw a lady being wheelbarrowed out of the warehouse ( barrow from stock) as she slipped and broke her ankle. Amazon refused NHS emergency paramedics entry. Big sign still said one million hours with no accident. So much stuff gets stolen, its a inside job, Security staff at its best. This reporter want to come back later as a undercover reporter and see the same Amazon person in this video shout and swear at staff and see no workers ot humanity rights. Well Amazon is a TimeW-AOL Jed Bush and family and JPMC invested company. Where did you think the founder got his startup money from ? Amazon treats staff (ALL) like the film Demolition Man.
Richard Warren (3 months ago)
amazon, the company that grinds you into the floor and treats you like shit for peanutz
Generation Noise (3 months ago)
dude looks like hes on crack , i love how they never show the miserable workers , avoid them at all cost.
wq1299 (3 months ago)
It is amazing this gets done. However Walmart has the same items for the same price and you can have it now!! Not to mention if you call electronic stores you can get better prices. Amazon is not the cheapest, just convenient.
jmitch1481 (3 months ago)
Wal-Mart doesn't have the amount of items Amazon does. You can't walk into Wal-Mart and find a rare book. I price shop too. They don't always have better prices either. Or prime service
brady robertson (3 months ago)
There’s a surprising lack of sex toys and real dolls..
jmitch1481 (3 months ago)
brady robertson LMAO so true.
FujifilmFinePixS6500FD Digital Camera (3 months ago)
Bang on job
Jason 000 (3 months ago)
Unionize!!!
Div Patel (3 months ago)
I love amzan my grandfather 63 works at on of masons main shipping hubs near there headquarters and they pay you well but one bad thing is you are required to be fast or else you are fired
Master Rubik (3 months ago)
I'm sad I live right next to la and have waited a week for my package
walrus funkerton (3 months ago)
this interviewer lady is retarded. she didn't focus on work conditions
chatree meedaj (3 months ago)
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Richard Adams (3 months ago)
Amazon! the new slave fields of the modern days...
Bob Joeie (3 months ago)
It makes me feel uncomfortable that non workers are picking up customer's items.
A Fernandez (3 months ago)
I feel bad now that I ordered nine items...poor fellow that picked my stuff had to do it in 5 minutes or less.
jmitch1481 (3 months ago)
A Fernandez this video is 7 years old. They are far more advanced. Pickers rates are in seconds now.
Dean Winchester (3 months ago)
One day shipping is so bless.
Kaan Korkmaz (3 months ago)
7 years later and most of these tasks are completed by robots and automation..
Faux Manchu (3 months ago)
Modern slavery.
catzndolz (4 months ago)
my daughter worked for them. it's SLAVE LABOR. If it's this horrible working in America for Amazon, can you just imagine how horrible it is in a third world country? Don't buy from slave labor camp!
Robert J (4 months ago)
It’s depressing working at Amazon
JONOVID (4 months ago)
so this is way robots will takeover jobs by 2020 , humans are just too feeble to keep working 24/7 at 110%
Broken Ninja (4 months ago)
Is the audio in this video mono? Chrome, for some stupid reason, refuses to play audio on these videos.. :/ Fml, switching..
Alrite haveit (4 months ago)
I worked at an Amazon FC for five years as a picker. Ask me anything about it.
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hey you (5 months ago)
2010? This is so outdated, no AR system (kivas)
Вера Федотова (5 months ago)
Go To Google And then Type: *FreeCodesXXX* This is going to be the only working amazon promo codes working these days. Dont waste the time in some other specific codes
Jesus Mclean (5 months ago)
the survey was very easy.
Wayne Small (5 months ago)
Thanks a bunch buddy
Claudine Deleon (5 months ago)
Thanks a bunch buddy
Sondra Wyrick (5 months ago)
I see comments of ppl sayin amazon is easy... No its not they just care about rate rate rate and its a difference between (working hard) and (slavery) amazon is slavery makes you feel less as a person
Chaos Cosmetics (5 months ago)
Again, down the youtube rabbit hole I go....
pantera29palms (5 months ago)
Consume people! Make amazon rich!
Delightful Travellers (5 months ago)
Amazing channel. Well done! We truly liked it.
43rd Blue (5 months ago)
Lol if you listen closely to what the guy is being asked and how he responds to it he doesn't know his ass from a hole in the ground.
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Devil Shoez (6 months ago)
Easy folks, this was uploaded in 2010, and the warehouse they are in is not newly built, just look at the condition of the floors. Time travel to 2017, I work fulfillment processing in one of their newly built nearly 1 million sq ft warehouses with state of the art safety systems, climate control, and robotics systems that cut down on approx 85% of the human foot travel. Youd get almost nothing done if you had to do all the work the robotics does. Even those conveyor belt systems shown are old school compared to what we have now. Yes its fast paced, and you HAVE to focus(no dildos to Grandma Jenkins instead of Slutty Sally), and you have to WANT to do and enjoy the work. The staff is very diverse and you will see how easy that is in the background when it comes to having a blast at company events with those folks and their families. As one other commenter said, the perks, the adjusted and balanced scheduling( 5 4hr days/4 10hr days), the awe-inspiring environment, and a ton of other things make this an amazing opportunity for anyone that gets hired with a blue badge(Amazonian, not temp).
Chad Morgan (6 months ago)
Gosh I fucking hate warehouse jobs. That's why I got my CDL. Freedom at last. No punk ass managers breathing down my neck
xyxyxy (6 months ago)
Amazon, low price, unique items. Unlimited options. Better than a store 🙌
Erik M (6 months ago)
This is OLD. Now all these shelves are moved via robot to the picker. Can't imagine how labored the workers were running all over the warehouse back then.
nova green (6 months ago)
Haha this looks so easy why are people complaining, ima order selector for heb now that is a pretty hard job
Celine (6 months ago)
i work in the amazon warehouse... it's easy idk all these negative comments 🤷🏾‍♀️
JigglyPuff Magoo (7 months ago)
Working here must SUCK!
BrandonNicholson (7 months ago)
I Would Love To Work For Amazon I Love Shopping On Amazon :)
KILLINGZOMBIES09 (7 months ago)
Who else watched this video because they have a package coming in
KILLINGZOMBIES09 (6 months ago)
Damion B 👍
Damion B. (6 months ago)
KILLINGZOMBIES09 me nigger
Sunset Shimmer (7 months ago)
Roses are red Violets are blue I'm waiting for a package And so are you
Sunset Shimmer (7 months ago)
Roses are red Violets are blue I liked my own comment And so will you
javierh10016 (8 months ago)
Glad I left this place. I packed 600/hr💀
Bff gamers Mansouri (8 months ago)
I just ordered batman arkham knight in amazon
Jonathan Cipriano (8 months ago)
0:21 I wonder what she means by this ;) ;) ;) ;)
Garion Bush (8 months ago)
New slaves
TheFuzzyLucario (9 months ago)
As an alternative Diner Dash, this would be an amazing game.
tenacious645 (9 months ago)
21st century slavery.
James Love (9 months ago)
i work overnights at a grocery store and I used to supervise a busy CVS store. I could work at Amazon as picker, I would enjoy it. ONE GEAR GO BABY!
John Pettersen (9 months ago)
if you work this you DESERVE more $
Usagi Tsukino (9 months ago)
Seeing this as a Picker makes me laugh. They make it seem more complex than it feels for me.
E D (10 months ago)
CNN is #FalseNews and opinion. I cut my cable cord and feel so happy.
Edward Ramirez (10 months ago)
he was about to throw that last box lmao too real
Edward Ramirez (10 months ago)
i was about to get mad if that hoe didnt put that shit back in the right bin. causing people to miss out items and shit then when they get found they get a write up
Rogelio Paniagua (10 months ago)
Hey which position involves the least amount of overhead movements or lifting heavy shit (>50 lbs)? I am considering working for Amazon but I have shoulder issues so the things mentioned above could be really uncomfortable to deal with for long shifts. I don't being on the feet, or walking but if it mostly organizing small shit or what?
Static D21 (10 months ago)
Almost just did my application and now I'm going to say fuck that after read everybody's comments and seeing this place.
minecraft player 55 (10 months ago)
so my package went through a lot
dicky mint (10 months ago)
I'd get that interviewer in the office. Then I'd get those juggs out bend her over the desk and go, hell for leather on her when I'm finished she won't know what day of the week it is. I'd finish it off with a right good golden shower.
GingerGilligan (4 months ago)
sexual harrasser
Art TV (10 months ago)
This host woman is SOOOOOO annoying.
TheX Chanel (11 months ago)
Lying Mother Fuc*er. If you pick free shipping, the order stays there on its rack for 7 days. Waaaaaaaaaaaayyyyyyy too slow shipping. I trully hate Amazon. Sucks!!!!
Benjamin Frankart (11 months ago)
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PrincessMegan Elsa (11 months ago)
nice!! where get my barbie at lol always Shopping on amazon love It!! 👌😸😸😸👌
shots autism (1 year ago)
Pickers are treated like slaves and can sometimes miss rate for going pee. I've had to hold my pee in many times.
Aditya Rifqi (1 year ago)
where jeff bezos?
Jetta88 Gaming (8 months ago)
Home counting money...
Green Shoot (1 year ago)
And this is 2010 not 2016 so you can imagine how much more work they have compared to this.
Desray Johnson (1 year ago)
I'm be working at Amazon in Miami I'm so excited
Jetta88 Gaming (8 months ago)
Are you still excited lol?
Daver Son (1 year ago)
Temporary associate. Doesn't that sound non-commital. The future job type for the head count.
Daver Son (1 year ago)
Where are the passed out workers stored?
david mathews (1 year ago)
This is not showing the busiest days. The workers are not running around
Jess King (1 year ago)
Amazon workers need to be paid a lot more . Along with Walmart . Any billion dollar company should pay well. And give decent bonuses and healthcare .
Immortalkalashnikov (1 year ago)
Why would they pay them more? Look at how these people work, they're slow as hell.
BlackWorldTraveler (1 year ago)
Jess King Or you can seek higher education. Learn a marketable skill. Start your own business like Bezos did. This really isn't anything new. Been there done that. But if you don't like it you either adapt or find another.
Jess King (1 year ago)
I hate hearing people who sit down all day say " God in so tired from work " come work in a warehouse then say your tired .
Jess King (1 year ago)
A billion dollar company that works the shit out of their workers. And pays them chump change . They should be makin 18 a hour .
GingerGilligan (4 months ago)
Nobody's forcing them to work there, you know.
BlackWorldTraveler (1 year ago)
Jess King You can start a business and pay people $18/hr.
Matt GAHH (1 year ago)
AMAZON JUST GIVE ME MY STUFF BECAUSE YOU DIDN'T GIVE IT TO ME
Juan (1 year ago)
I'm work her so I can see that the stuff I want is really out of stock
Mihai Laurentiu (1 year ago)
2:37 so busy they even hired Hitler
Yolo Solo (5 months ago)
Mihai Laurentiu lmao
Joshua Batayola (1 year ago)
Im here cause i wanted to see my item of how they ship it and stuff lol
Ibadah Tours (1 year ago)
https://youtu.be/-NgHZ5IxG2c Feel sorry for you guys
FastLikeUNO (1 year ago)
SLAM Lines..... how obvious...
Sange Sherpa (1 year ago)
I'm still wondering how's that possible sorting out millions of packages and delivering on time order by customers every single day.... Just WOW!!!
MrHoppers002 (1 year ago)
the wonders of modern technology.
Yared Chanyalew (1 year ago)
I just started working at Amazon fulfillment lol
Aliens Exist (1 year ago)
fuck working for Amazon
danpicasso2 (1 year ago)
@4:08 "Easy now, you're on TV". LoL