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Amazon Hiring 700 Full-Time Positions In Salt Lake City

Oct 15, 2019, 12:10 PM | Updated: 12:14 pm
FILE: Packed orders move down a converyor belt at an Amazon fullfillment center. (Photo by Rick T. ...
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(Photo by Rick T. Wilking/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Amazon’s fulfillment center in Utah is looking for workers — least 700 of them, to be exact.

In a Tuesday statement, the company said it’s looking for hundreds of people to fill a variety of roles at the Salt Lake City Fulfillment Center.

“Employees will play integral roles within Amazon’s customer fulfillment operations — everything from receiving inventory to picking and shipping customer orders,” according to the statement. “Associates will also work alongside innovative technologies, including Amazon robotics that will be used on a daily basis to fulfill customer orders.”

The starting wage is $15, and employees will receive “industry-leading” benefits on their first day, company representatives said. The benefits include full health, vision and dental insurance, a 401(k) with 50% match, and up to 20 weeks of paid parental leave, among others.

Candidates need to be 18 years or older and have a high school diploma or an equivalent. In Tuesday’s statement, the company encouraged veterans and military spouses to apply.

For information, go to amazon.com/slcjobs.

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Amazon Hiring 700 Full-Time Positions In Salt Lake City