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Amazon seeks to hire 75,000; offers $100 to vaccinated hires

29 days ago   |   By WGN TV

NEW YORK - Amazon is seeking to hire 75,000 people in a tight job market and is offering bonuses to attract workers, including $100 for new hires who are already vaccinated for COVID-19.
The jobs are for delivery and warehouse workers, who pack and ship online orders. Amazon, which already pays at least $15 an hour, gave out raises for some of its workers last month, and the company said Thursday that new hires will make an average of $17 an hour.
The hiring spree comes as the company gears up for Prime Day next month, its popular sales event that has become one of the busiest shopping...
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Vaccinated? Need a job? Amazon has 75,000 openings. New hires get $100 if they're vaccinated

Vaccinated? Need a job? Amazon has 75,000 openings. New hires get $100 if they're vaccinated

29 days ago   |   By WGAL

Amazon is hiring delivery drivers and warehouse workers. A majority of the open positions are in 14 states.
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