Amazon to Hire 1,000 Full-Time Employees in West Michigan
Amazon is looking to fill 1,000 jobs at a new fulfillment center in Kent County.
If you are in the market for a job and don't mind it being in the Grand Rapids area, Amazon is hiring. Amazon's new fulfillment center in Gaines Township in Kent County is looking for 1,000 full-time employees. The 850,000 square-foot facility is about four miles south of Gerald R. Ford International Airport.
All Amazon employees receive a $15 per hour minimum wage. Along with that pay, Amazon offers a benefits package that includes comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance, a 401(k) with a 50% match, parental leave, and training for other in-demand jobs. All candidates must be 18 or older with a high school diploma or equivalent. Candidates that are hired will be picking, packing, and shipping customer orders and work alongside advanced technology and automation.
The new facility is set to open in March or April. To learn more or apply, click here.