Future Amazon Fulfillment Center in Staten Island
Future Amazon Fulfillment Center in Staten Island.
Today, Amazon, the e-commerce giant, announced that it will build their first fulfillment center in New York City. The borough chosen for this 855,000 square foot warehouse will be in Staten Island. Amazon predicts to create over 2,000 new jobs in the area. The starting salary will pay $12 an hour, but entails a full set of benefits. Tuition reimbursement, restricted stock options, and 401 (k) matching should be included in the package.
Amazon is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company based in Seattle, Washington. Founded by Jeff Bezos in 1994, this tech giant is the largest Internet-based retailer in the world.