Amazon provides opportunities for over 22,000 seasonal associates this upcoming festive sale
2X increase in number of associates across the Amazon fulfilment network and Customer Service sites to build increased capacity for faster order processing for customers
[Bengaluru, September 11, 2017]— Amazon today announced that it has created more than 22,000 seasonal positions across its India network of fulfillment centers, sortation centers, delivery stations and customer service sites this festive season.
These positions have been created in Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore, Ahmedabad and many other cities across the country.
“In our effort to provide a seamless shopping experience, we are excited to announce that we are enhancing our teams significantly with 2X the number of associates working in the Amazon fulfilment network and customer service sites. This enhancement will be instrumental in driving an exceptional experience during the upcoming Great Indian Festive Sale. The over 22,000 seasonal associates will help in augmenting our capabilities to serve our customers better and enable us to deliver consistently high levels of customer experience”, said Akhil Saxena, Vice President – India Customer Fulfilment, Amazon India
Associates who have been provided opportunities specifically for the festive season will join the thousands of associates at Amazon’s 41 fulfillment centers, 15 sort centers and close to 150 delivery stations across the country to help pick, pack, ship and deliver customers’ orders more efficiently. Amazon has 13 Customer Service sites across 12 cities and provides voice support for customers in Kannada, English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. The Customer Service sites support Amazon customers in India with pre and post order customer service through various mediums like email, chat, social media and phone.
For more information contact:
Weber Shandwick India
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