Amazon seeks applicants for 1,500 Memphis jobs

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: September 27, 2018 4:31 PM CT | Published: September 27, 2018 3:49 PM CT
Amazon’s emerging presence in Memphis – as an employer instead of an online seller – is hitting full stride with the announcement Thursday that the world’s largest online retailer wants to hire 1,500 people at two Memphis facilities.


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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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