Amazon looking to hire over 1,000 workers for new Opa-locka facility

OPA-LOCKA, FLA. (WSVN) - Need a job? Amazon is looking to hire over a thousand people right here in South Florida.

The online retailer is looking to fill 1,000 full-time and part-time positions at its new robotics fulfillment center in Opa-locka.

Candidates must be 18 years or older and have a high school diploma to apply.

The positions vary in the benefits they offer; however, Amazon says the average full-time position offers:

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) planning
  • Amazon discounts
  • Maternity and parental leave
  • Adoption assistance
  • Time off

Amazon says their full-time employees are eligible for their Career Choice program, 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 should apply on Amazon’s website.

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