ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Amazon warehouse facility in Bernalillo County is taking applications. The facility is located near Unser and Route 66. They are looking to hire roughly 1,000 warehouse team members. The pay starts at $15.50 an hour, but Amazon is also offering a $1,000 signing bonus.

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Construction of the facility began in early January. In May 2020, the company announced building the 465,000-square-foot, multi-level fulfillment center. Bernalillo County approved $6.5 million for infrastructure improvements related to the project.