Ecom Express to Hire 30000 Employees This Festive Season
Ecom Express, a leading end-to-end logistics solutions provider to ecommerce industry, has planned to expand its workforce for the upcoming festive season. The company will create more than 30,000+ seasonal employment through September and October months across its fulfilment centres, hubs, sortation centres and delivery centres.
The majority of the hires will be delivery personnel, hub and sorting centre associates and workforce for the warehouse related activities.
These seasonal positions have been created across India with 3/4th of the hiring beyond metros to cities including, Ahmedabad, Surat, Vijayawada, Chandigarh, Indore, Patna, Lucknow, Kanpur, Bhopal and Jaipur.
Saurabh Deep Singla, Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer, Ecom Express said in a press release, “The COVID-19 pandemic has made our services more relevant than ever. We plan to hire over 30,000 people for seasonal roles and anticipate some of the hires to move into permanent roles after the festive season. At a time when millions of Indians are looking for work, we have made great efforts to contribute towards helping our communities wade through the crisis and provide them with the opportunities to earn livelihood. We have increased our engagement across multiple models to bring seamless hiring and fulfil the required vacancies.’’
In the wake of festive demand, Ecom Express has added over a million square feet area across its hubs, sortation and fulfilment centres in Delhi-NCR, Kolkata, Mumbai, Bengaluru, and Vijayawada.
The Company has also added 200 delivery centres across India with newer expansions in Himachal Pradesh and North East besides making foray into Andaman and Nicobar which takes its count of delivery centres to over 3,000.