2000 Jobs to be created Internet behemoth Amazon has said its to create 2,000 new jobs right here in the UK. The vacancies will come as part of their plan to build 3 'fulfilment centres'. The name fulfilment centre is really just a fancy way of warehouse as it's the places where goods are packaged and dispatched from. "We have created thousands of jobs in the UK over the last few years and are delighted to announce that we plan to create thousands more in the next 24 months. Our recruitment team has been exceptionally busy recently hiring hundreds of employees at the Hemel Hempstead fulfilment centre and they will certainly be busy over the next couple of years as we continue to expand to provide customers with the best possible experience," said Amazon MD, Christopher North.