Amazon to create more than 100,000 full-time jobs in U.S.

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SEATTLE – Online retailer Amazon announced Thursday that it plans on creating more than 100,000 new full-time jobs in the U.S. over the next 18 months.

The jobs will come with full benefits for employees.

The company says the jobs will be for people all across the country with different levels of experience, education and skill levels.

Many of the jobs are expected to be located at Amazon's new fulfillment centers that are currently being built in numerous locations, including Florida.