SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2015--
Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced it is hiring for more than 6,000
full-time jobs across its U.S. fulfillment network to meet growing
customer demand. Employees will pick, pack and ship customer orders.
“We’re proud to be creating more than 6,000 full-time positions where
employees will interact with state-of-the-art technology as part of
their day-to-day roles,” said Mike Roth, Amazon’s vice president of
North America operations. “Amazon not only offers great pay and
benefits, we also encourage our employees to continue to grow in their
Amazon offers hourly employees innovative programs like Career Choice,
where the company will pre-pay up to 95 percent of tuition for courses
related to in-demand fields, regardless of whether the skills are
relevant to a career at Amazon. As part of its Career Choice program,
the company offers classes from local community and technical
colleges to associates onsite at select U.S. fulfillment centers.
Amazon has more than 50 fulfillment centers in the U.S. The company is
hiring in the following communities:
West Columbia, SC
To learn more about working at an Amazon fulfillment center or apply for
a job, visit www.workatamazonfulfillment.com.
opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995. The company is guided by four
principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for
invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking.
Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime,
Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire
phone, Fire tablets, and Fire TV are some of the products and services
pioneered by Amazon.
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