Amazon is hiring nearly 7,000 people.

The online retailer is looking for 5,000 people to work in its distribution centers, packing and shipping customer orders.

Full-time jobs are available in 10 states, including Tennessee and Virginia.

There are also 2,000 customer service openings in four states with some work from home opportunities. Those jobs are full-time, part-time and seasonal. 

For more information log on to www.workatamazonfulfillment.com.