Posted September 16 , 2021
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – Amazon, which already lists numerous open positions across the Triangle and North Carolina, says it is planning to hire another 125,000 people. And among those are 6,000 planned hires across the state, according to a spokesperson for Amazon.
Not disclosed yet, however, are where hires will be made and what additional facilities the company might add.
The news announced early Tuesday comes a day ahead of a massive “Career Day” that the tech giant has planned for Wednesday.
This is the second major boost in hiring by Amazon in recent months, coming after plans to hire 40,000 people for corporate and technology positions.
Officials recently noted that Amazon has created more than 27,000 full- and part-time jobs in North Carolina and invested more than $2.1 billion across the state since 2010.
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