Over 4,300 applications have been filed for Amazon’s two fulfillment centers in Hamilton and Bradley counties in just two days, according to the company.
Amazon plans to hire more than 1,400 full-time workers and more than 2,000 part-timers at the Enterprise South industrial park site and another center in nearby Bradley County.
Amazon is investing about $139 million in the two Southeast Tennessee sites.
For full story, see Thursday’s Times Free Press.
Mike Pare, the deputy Business editor at the Chattanooga Times Free Press, has worked at the paper for 27 years. In addition to editing, Mike also writes Business stories and covers Volkswagen, economic development and manufacturing in Chattanooga and the surrounding area. In the past he also has covered higher education. Mike, a native of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., received a bachelor’s degree in communications from Florida Atlantic University. he worked at the Rome News-Tribune before ...