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Amazon seeks to fill jobs at its new facility

Posted at 7:56 PM, Aug 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-27 19:56:27-04

Amazon is seeking to immediately fill full-time and part-time positions at the new Amazon Fulfillment Center in Sparrows Point. 

Baltimore County's Job Connector will hold eight hiring events in September at the new facility. 

“Amazon is hiring on-the-spot. If you are looking for a job and are qualified, you could walk out of an Amazon hiring event with a job offer,” said Will Anderson, director of the Baltimore County Department of Economic and Workforce Development.

The company is  hiring full and part-time warehouse associates to pick, receive, pack and stow packages.

Job Connector’s Amazon hiring events will be held throughout the County in September beginning on the fifth of the month. 

Listed below are some requirements set by Amazon in order to apply:

•    You must be 18 years or older and have a high school diploma or equivalent to qualify for employment as an Amazon fulfillment associate.

•    Before arriving at the hiring event, all applicants must fill out an online application.

•    Applicants attending Job Connector events should be registered in the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE).