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Amazon Hiring for 2 New Grocery Stores

Amazon is now hiring for two new grocery stores that will open in Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. The company plans to fill hundreds of full- and part-time positions, including managerial roles, to support stores located in the Logan Circle neighborhood of D.C., and in Franconia in Fairfax County.

All roles offer a wage of at least $15 per hour and various benefits packages starting on the employee’s first day on the job. Amazon also provides employees with access to its Career Choice program, which provides education and training for in-demand jobs. Interested candidates can visit www.amazonstores.jobs to learn more and apply.

One of the many benefits of working at an Amazon grocery store is the opportunity to cross-train in a variety of roles. Grocery associates will learn everything from customer service, stocking shelves, and cashiering to picking and packing customer orders. Kitchen associates work in the store’s culinary area, preparing, fresh food offerings for customers each day.

Food service associates work with produce, meat, seafood, and other fresh foods, and deliver knowledgeable customer service.

Whole Foods Market is also hiring for positions in stores in Washington, D.C., and Northern Virginia. To learn about available opportunities in those areas, visit here or here.

To learn more about working at Amazon, visit here.