PITTSBURGH, PA — Amazon announced Tuesday that it is looking to hire more than 1,500 full- and part-time employees in the Pittsburgh area. Candidates can apply online at amazon.com/pittsburghjobs for the more than 1,000 full-time roles at its new fulfillment center in Imperial and hundreds of full- and part-time roles at the new delivery station in Coraopolis.
Employees will receive a minimum wage of at least $15 per hour.
Workers at the company’s new fulfillment center will pick, pack and ship larger-sized items, including bulk cleaning supplies and paper goods, sports equipment, pet food and supplies, electronics and household goods. Additionally, Amazon’s recently announced a delivery station in Coraopolis, which will power Amazon’s last-mile delivery capabilities to customers in Allegheny County.
“We are excited to continue our growth and investment in Pennsylvania with a new fulfillment center and delivery station in Allegheny County,” Robert Plemmons, Amazon site leader, said in a news release. “For nearly a decade, the Keystone state has been key to Amazon’s ability to serve our incredible customers, and we are proud to create more than 1,500 new jobs, in addition to the 16,000 current employees across the state, who receive industry-leading pay and benefits starting on day one.”