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Amazon creates 120,000 jobs for holiday period

Written by Chris Lemmon
12/10/2017

Amazon has announced that it is creating more than 120,000 positions across its US network of fulfilment centres, sortation centres and customer service sites for the holiday period.

New employees will join the more than 125,000 regular, full-time employees at Amazon’s more than 75 fulfilment centres across the country to help pick, pack and ship customers’ holiday orders.

Dave Clark, senior vice president of global customer fulfilment at Amazon, said: “We prepare year round for the holidays and we're excited to hire for over 120,000 positions this season to help delight our customers.

“We look forward to welcoming back holiday employees who return year-after-year to Amazon and welcome new faces to the team, many of whom will continue on with regular, full-time roles with the company after the holidays.”



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