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Applications for Amazon jobs being taken

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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Job seekers are invited to apply for more than 1,500 full-time positions at Amazon's fulfillment centers in Lebanon and Murfreesboro.

According to the state officials, the warehouse workers will fill customer orders for Amazon and many third-party sellers from Tennessee and around the country that use fulfillment by Amazon.

Amazon is working with Tennessee Career Centers to conduct initial screenings and scheduling of interviews.

The facilities are expected to begin operation this fall.

Potential candidates should be at least 18 years old, have a high school diploma or equivalent, be willing to work all shifts, work overtime as required, read and take directions in English, pass a drug screening and background check, must be able to lift 49 pounds, stand or walk for shifts 10 to 12 hours long and be willing to frequently push, pull, squat, bend and reach.

Hourly pay ranges from $11 to $13, plus benefits.

Applications for Amazon jobs are available at the following Middle Tennessee Career Center locations from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.: Dickson, Franklin, Gallatin, Lebanon, McMinnville, Metro Center, Murfreesboro and Nashville South.

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