Amazon said the temporary staff will join the Amazon's 75 performance centers, responsible for the sorting, packing and delivery of goods.
Every year before the arrival of the Christmas shopping season, Amazon will recruit a large number of temporary workers. In 2015, Amazon recruited 100,000 temporary workers and recruited about 120,000 people last year. In the 150,000 temporary workers in 2015, after the Christmas has 14,000 people to full-time employees. And the number of full-time employees last year.
On Wednesday, Amazon shares closed at $ 995, up $ 7.8, or 0.79%, from $ 987.2 in the previous session. This is nearly a month since Amazon shares again close to $ 1,000. September 13, the Amazon closing price once reached $ 999.6.