Amazon hired 5 lakh people last year
Amazon is the second largest private US employer after Walmart
Amazon currently employs more than 1.3 million people worldwide, making it the second largest private U.S. employer after retail rival Walmart, which uses 20 of its Walmart and Sam’s Club warehouses to fill online orders. Planning to hire a thousand people.
However, like Walmart, Amazon is under pressure on how it treats its employees. A union push at an Amazon warehouse in Alabama failed earlier this year, but other unions still have their eyes on the company.
Teamsters accused the company of exploiting employees
More hiring due to growing business
Amazon said on Wednesday that a large number of jobs are being created because of its growing business, which includes its cloud computing unit and project to send satellites into space. The Seattle-based company said Open US Jobs is spread across 220 Amazon locations nationwide.
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