NORTH LAS VEGAS - Amazon is hiring to fill 500 positions in its upcoming fulfillment center in North Las Vegas.
The center will open in the summer and ultimately employ 1,000 people full-time. Those employees will pick, pack and ship larger customer items, such as televisions, kayaks and patio furniture.
The facility, which is 800,000 square feet, is Amazon's second facility in North Las Vegas.
Full-time employee receive comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance, performance based bonuses, 401(k) and company stock awards beginning on day one. The company also offers up to 20 weeks of paid leave and benefits such as Leave Share and Ramp Back, which give new parents flexibility with their growing families.
The company also offers programs like Career Choice and will pre-pay up to 95 percent of tuition for courses related to in-demand fields, regardless of whether the skills are relevant to a career at Amazon.