Amazon announced it is hiring an additional 75,000 people after filling 100,000 new positions last month to meet the increase in online shopping amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Meanwhile, warehouse workers continue to demand better safety measures, with some going on strike, as employees at more than 50 facilities have tested positive for COVID-19.
Ranging from warehouse staff to delivery drivers, Amazon plans to hire 75,000 more people as the coronavirus epidemic keeps Americans locked in their homes and demand for online orders skyrockets.
In the last month, over 100,000 people have started new jobs at Amazon. We couldn’t be more grateful to our teams for serving their communities during this unprecedented time & we’re creating an additional 75,000 jobs to help people get items they need. Read Here