Thousands wait to apply for 1,200 new Amazon jobs in Baltimore

They came in full suits, shorts, cargo pants, tank tops and church dresses. Standing under the sweltering August sun, more than 3,500 job prospects flooded an Amazon.com Inc. job fair in Southeast Baltimore Wednesday in hopes of snagging one of 1,200 positions the online retail giant is hiring for inside its 1-million-square-foot fulfillment center.

“I am from Cleveland and I am hoping for a part-time job now to get me through,” said 21-year-old Mackensie Shan, who is studying to become a teacher…

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/08/02/thousands-wait-to-apply-for-1-200-new-amazon-jobs.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
from http://baltimorecheckbook.tumblr.com/post/163719426252

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