Amazon’s Australian retail offering is kicking off with a 24,000 square metre fulfillment centre in Melbourne’s Dandenong South.
Amazon confirmed in a statement this morning the fulfillment centre will be in the Pellicano M2 Industry Park – promising easy access to the South Gippsland Highway, Monash Highway and Eastlink.
The retailer is recruiting for “hundreds of new jobs” including operations managers, pickers, packers, systems technicians, and HR specialists.
“We are thrilled to be creating hundreds of new roles in Dandenong South,” said Robert Bruce, Amazon’s Director of Operations for Australia.
“This is just the start. Over time, we will bring thousands of new jobs to Australia and millions of dollars of investment as well as opening up the opportunity for thousands of Australian businesses to sell at home and abroad through Amazon Marketplace.”
Bruce says the new fulfilment centre will stock “hundreds of thousands of products” for delivery across the …