Our Impact / Economic Growth

Job Creation

We are pleased to play a role in driving prosperity worldwide. We continue to be excited by the potential to invest, invent, and create jobs that help individuals, families, and neighbors thrive.
A man in a construction helmet and orange safety jacket is photographed at a construction site on Amazon's campus in Seattle, WA. He is using a circular saw to cut through metal.

Creating high-quality jobs is fundamental to delighting our customers.

From employees in our HQs to our fulfillment centers, we’re always looking for passionate, customer-obsessed people to help us innovate. We are now the second largest private employer across Europe, and the fastest growing.
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Amazon: a major European employer

Amazon’s first investment in Europe was more than 20 years ago. Over the years, we’ve invested heavily in building our businesses across 20 EU member states and the UK.