West Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Amazon says it will be hiring 120,000 season positions across the U.S. for the holiday season, including several thousand jobs right here in South Carolina.

“This is our favorite time of year—we love serving customers during the busy holiday season and we’re excited to bring on more than 120,000 seasonal employees this year to support growing customer demand,” said Mike Roth, Amazon Vice President of Global Customer Fulfillment. “Last year alone, more than 14,000 seasonal employees stayed on in regular, full-time positions after the holidays and we expect to increase that number this year.”

Amazon has three centers in South Carolina: the one in West Columbia, one in North Charleston, and another in Spartanburg.

People who get hired will work in fulfillment centers, sortation centers, and customers service sites through the holiday season.

To find our more about the jobs, visit Amazon's seasonal hiring page.