Amazon Adding Jobs in Jeffersonville

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Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) plans to hire more than 500 fulfillment center workers in Jeffersonville. The company made a similar announcement last week involving 700 jobs at its Boone County facility. March 24, 2015

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JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. - Amazon is hiring for more than 500 full-time positions with benefits starting on day one at its fulfillment centers in Jeffersonville, IN. Amazon is hiring in order to meet growing customer demand.

"Amazon has been a major driver of economic growth and job creation in Southern Indiana since they opened a few years ago," said Congressman Todd Young (IN-9). "Today's announcement that Amazon is hiring 500 additional employees for their Jeffersonville fulfillment center is welcome news for the entire region."

In addition to competitive wages, employees are immediately eligible for comprehensive benefits that include health insurance, 401(k) with 50 percent match, bonuses, company stock awards and a network of support to help ensure employees succeed. Amazon also offers full-time 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. Interested candidates can apply at www.workatamazonfulfillment.com.

In addition to full-time positions, those interested in learning more about available temporary positions that offer immediate benefits and competitive wages, can visit http://www.integrityjobsnow.com/ to apply.

Source: Amazon.com Inc.