Things are always taking off in the Rocket City! This time it’s the announcement that the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Huntsville is set to be operational by Fall 2021.
The Amazon Fulfillment Center in Huntsville will be located near Mazda Toyota Manufacturing US in Limestone County. Upon completion, the state-of-the-art facility will total 1 million square feet! The facility will also create more than 500 new, full-time jobs.
The fulfillment center will pick, pack and ship bulky and larger items for the Huntsville facility. For example, if you order some outdoor patio furniture complete with a large rug, your order will be filled and shipped out of Huntsville!
The Amazon Fulfillment Center in Huntsville will be the third Amazon facility in Alabama. One is located in nearby Bessemer, just outside of Birmingham. Another is farther down south in Theodore near Mobile.
The Amazon Fulfillment Center in Huntsville will strive to maintain the mission of Amazon. In a nutshell, they will be thoughtful leaders as part of the most customer-centric company out there. How do they do this? One way is by creating a good work environment!
For example, did you know Amazon is ranked second on Fortune’s 2021 World’s Most Admired Companies list? More confirmation comes in the form of Forbes’ World’s Best Employers 2020 list survey results. Ninety-four percent of employees said they would recommend working at Amazon to a friend, making it number two on a long list! Discover more facts about Amazon here.
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