Amazon Logistics to open delivery stations in Edison, Avenel

Amazon Logistics has signed various leases in an effort to open 14 delivery stations in New Jersey in 2020.

Delivery stations power the last mile of the order fulfillment process. Packages are transported to delivery stations from Amazon fulfillment centers, are sorted, and then loaded into vehicles for delivery to customers.

The leases have been signed for Paddock Street, Avenel; International Drive S, Budd Lake; Moonachie Avenue and Washington Avenue, Carlstadt; Thomas McGovern Drive, Jersey City, Court South, Edison; Central Avenue and Logistics Drive, Kearny; Lower Road, Linden; Center Square Road, Logan Township; 555 Macarthur Blvd., Mahwah; Delancy Street, Newark; North Street, Teterboro; Forest Parkway, West Deptford.

Collectively, the stations will create thousands of full time and part time jobs, paying a minimum of $15 per hour and offering a variety of benefits packages from day one.

Amazon has more than150 delivery stations in the U.S.

Delivery stations also offer entrepreneurs the opportunity to build their own business delivering Amazon packages, as well as independent contractors the flexibility to be their own boss and create their own schedule delivering for Amazon Flex. To learn more, visit www.logistics.amazon.com, https://flex.amazon.com/ and https://www.amazon.jobs.