FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Sweetwater is accepting applications now for more than 100 distribution center employees, the company announced Thursday.
Officials say the hiring surge is taking place in anticipation of another busy holiday season.
The shipping specialist and equipment operator positions are in the new 580,000 square foot climate-controlled facility located on Sweetwater’s headquarters at 5501 U.S. Highway 30 West in Fort Wayne.
A spokesperson for Sweetwater says employee amenities include an on-site diner, access to Sweetwater’s free medical clinic with a full-time doctor and nurse, a fitness center and personal trainer, salon and spa, and more.
There are many opportunities for advancement, including promotions in other areas of the company, Sweetwater said in a release.
Starting pay for these positions is $14 per hour, which includes a $1 per hour employee earned incentive.
Available shifts include second shift (3 to 11:30 p.m.), third shift (10 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.) and weekends (7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday through Monday.)
Interested applicants can apply here.