Amazon fulfillment center will bring 500 jobs to Houston area [Video]

Amazon will open its new fulfillment center in 2021, bringing hundreds of jobs to the Houston area.

MISSOURI CITY, Texas — Amazon will soon be hiring for its new fulfillment center in Missouri City. It’s expected to open in 2021 and create over 500 full-time jobs.

Employees in the one million square-foot facility will pack and ship bulky or larger-sized customer items such as patio furniture, outdoor equipment or rugs.

Amazon team members earn a minimum $15 per hour and full-time employees are eligible for benefits including medical, dental, vision and 401 (k)s.

“Expanding the economic base is a citizen and City Council priority, and this new Amazon center helps to achieve that goal. It’s just another step in moving Missouri City’s economy forward into the future,” Ford said.

Amazon is coming to town! The retail giant plans to open its first fulfillment center in Missouri City. Expected to open in 2021, the 1-million-square-foot facility will create more than …

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