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Amazon is hiring 120,000 workers for the holidays


Mike Timmermann,

If you’re looking to make some extra cash, Amazon is hiring more than 120,000 workers for seasonal positions at its fulfillment centers, sortation centers and customer service sites.

Job alert: Amazon is hiring seasonal workers

Employees may be able to transition to full-time roles after the holidays, the company said in a news release.

“This is our favorite time of year—we love serving customers during the busy holiday season and we’re excited to bring on more than 120,000 seasonal employees this year to support growing customer demand,” said Mike Roth, Amazon Vice President of Global Customer Fulfillment. “Last year alone, more than 14,000 seasonal employees stayed on in regular, full-time positions after the holidays and we expect to increase that number this year.”

Seasonal positions are being offered in these states:

  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin

To apply for the seasonal positions, go to

And in addition to these 120,000 jobs, Amazon is also hiring customer service associates who will work from home to troubleshoot issues that customers may have. Find out more here.

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