Retail giant Amazon is hiring 6,000 full-time workers around the country, including hundreds in Connecticut.
Amazon announced the new positions Tuesday. A company representative said the new million-square-foot fulfillment center in Windsor will employ hundreds. Initial estimates pinned that number at 300.
"The full-time associate positions announced today are just the start of what will be hundreds of jobs in our Windsor fulfillment center," Amazon spokesperson Aaron Toso said in an email to NBC Connecticut on Tuesday. "We will announce hiring for a majority of our full-time positions soon."
The jobs announced Tuesday have been posted online at www.amazonfulfillmentcareers.com.