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Amazon will hire thousands of seasonal workers in Dallas-Fort Worth

Amazon will hire thousands of seasonal workers in Dallas-Fort Worth

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Just in time for the holiday, Amazon is doing a mega-seasonal hiring event, which includes new jobs available in Dallas-Fort Worth.

According to a release, the company is adding 100,000 new seasonal jobs across the U.S. and Canada, to complement its regular full- and part-time positions. More than 4,900 of those positions are in the Dallas-Fort Worth region.

These seasonal jobs, which have become an annual event, offer opportunities for pay incentives, benefits, and a possible longer-term career should the employee be interested; or it can simply be extra income during the holiday season.

They offer a $15 minimum wage, and full-time employees receive comprehensive benefits on day one, including health, dental, and vision insurance, and 401K with 50 percent company match.

Jobs include:

  • stowing
  • picking
  • packing shipping
  • delivering customer orders
  • managing people
  • being a safety ambassador
  • HR
  • IT
  • operating robotics

The jobs are listed on their website — "Earn up to $652 a Week," they say — and include locations in Dallas, Irving, Lewisille, and Coppell.

New hires will be fully trained and all facilities follow strict COVID-19 health and safety protocols.