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Amazon hiring 120,000 jobs for the holidays

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(Meredith) – Looking for a job? Maybe some extra cash during the holidays? Amazon has announced they are hiring 120,000 in the U.S for the holidays.

The jobs will consist of helping pick, pack and ship customers’ holiday orders.

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“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,” said Dave Clark, Amazon Senior Vice President of Global Customer Fulfillment in a press release. “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.” 

[Read: Amazon turns up the volume on rivals with Echo price cut]

Amazon is hiring in the following states:

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin

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So far this year, Amazon has created tens of thousands of new full-time roles in its fulfillment and customer service centers. Throughout the year on average, ninety percent of associates across the company’s U.S. fulfillment network are regular, full-time employees. 

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