Amazon to hire 150,000 seasonal workers

Tuesday, 19 October 2021

Amazon has announced 150,000 seasonal jobs available across the United States to help holiday delivery.

All Amazon jobs in the United States, including seasonal roles, have an average starting pay of 18 U.S. dollars per hour, the company said on Monday, reports Xinhua.

"We are proud to be offering a huge range of full-time, part-time, and now seasonal jobs with great pay and benefits," said Alicia Boler Davis, senior vice president of global customer fulfillment at Amazon.

"Our seasonal hiring helps us deliver on our promises to customers while also providing flexibility to our full-time employees during busy periods," she said.

Jobs in Amazon's operations network include stowing, picking, packing, shipping and more. Jobs are available in hundreds of cities and towns across America, according to the company.