CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky., Nov 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
Amazon.com, Inc. today announced that Staff Management is seeking to
hire thousands of holiday positions for the Amazon Campbellsville, Ky.
fulfillment center, operated by Amazon.com.kydc LLC.
Candidates should be highly motivated with drive, ambition and a passion
for providing customers a first-class shopping experience. Available
positions include full-time and part-time roles in Picking, Packing and
Receiving/Shipping and will require standing, walking and lifting on a
regular basis. A high school diploma/GED and the ability to pass a
background check are required.
"We are looking to hire smart, friendly and dedicated people to help us
deliver a great experience for our customers during this holiday
season," said Dave Clark, vice president, Amazon North America
Operations. "We focus on working hard, having fun and making history at
all of our facilities across the United States."
"The holiday season is a busy time at our facility, and the team works
hard to get our customers' orders out the door," said Rob Robinson,
general manager, Campbellsville fulfillment center. "We celebrate the
results of our hard work as we deliver on our promises to the customer."
For more information on these positions, please contact Staff Management
at 270-849-2050. Media should contact 206-266-7180 for more details.
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle,
opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and today offers Earth's
Biggest Selection. Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be Earth's most
customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything
they might want to buy online, and endeavors to offer its customers the
lowest possible prices. Amazon.com and other sellers offer millions of
unique new, refurbished and used items in categories such as Books;
Movies, Music & Games; Digital Downloads; Electronics & Computers; Home
& Garden; Toys, Kids & Baby; Grocery; Apparel, Shoes & Jewelry; Health &
Beauty; Sports & Outdoors; and Tools, Auto & Industrial. Amazon Web
Services provides Amazon's developer customers with access to
in-the-cloud infrastructure services based on Amazon's own back-end
technology platform, which developers can use to enable virtually any
type of business. Kindle, Kindle 3G and Kindle DX are the revolutionary
portable readers that wirelessly download books, magazines, newspapers,
blogs and personal documents to a crisp, high-resolution electronic ink
display that looks and reads like real paper. Kindle 3G and Kindle DX
utilize the same 3G wireless technology as advanced cell phones, so
users never need to hunt for a Wi-Fi hotspot. Kindle is the #1
bestselling product across the millions of items sold on Amazon.
Amazon and its affiliates operate websites, including www.amazon.com,
As used herein, "Amazon.com," "we," "our" and similar terms include
Amazon.com, Inc., and its subsidiaries, unless the context indicates
This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Actual results may differ significantly
from management's expectations. These forward-looking statements involve
risks and uncertainties that include, among others, risks related to
competition, management of growth, new products, services and
technologies, potential fluctuations in operating results, international
expansion, outcomes of legal proceedings and claims, fulfillment center
optimization, seasonality, commercial agreements, acquisitions and
strategic transactions, foreign exchange rates, system interruption,
inventory, government regulation and taxation, payments and fraud. More
information about factors that potentially could affect Amazon.com's
financial results is included in Amazon.com's filings with the
Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent Annual
Report on Form 10-K and subsequent filings.
SOURCE: Amazon.com, Inc.
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