Amazon Host Job Fairs


Amazon held eight job fairs at various locations throughout Wyandotte during the month of June in preparation of the opening of their new fullfilment center located in Kansas City, Kansas.

The job fairs were held in partnership with the Unified Government, Kansas City, Kansas Community College, Workforce Partnership, the Board of Public Utilities and Kansas Department of Commerce. The agencies and organizations worked as a team to plan the job fairs and also the time spent staffing all eight locations from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. 

There were approximately 1,200 people who attended the job fairs. Amazon is planning ot open the new facility in the summer of 2017.