Amazon’s temporary Christmas jobs available in Oxfordshire


As Christmas looms ever closer, e-commerce giant Amazon is hiring temporary staff at its Oxfordshire warehouse.

The global shopping giant is expected to rake in $140 billion during the last quarter of the year, so it is no surprise they are hiring new hands to help with the Christmas load.

There are a number of positions going as a Sortation Operative at the Banbury site.

This is what you need to know before you apply:

Role: Sortation Operative

Location: Banbury Cross, Southam Road 4968 Banbury OXON OX16 2DJ

Salary: Banbury Cross, Southam Road 4968 Banbury OXON OX16 2DJ

  • £11.45 per hour for day time shifts.
  • £13.21 (£1.76 Night Shift Allowance) per hour for night time shifts.
  • Overtime (40-50 hours) £17.18
  • Overtime (50-60 hours) £24.66

Current hiring shift times:

  • Hybrid shift – 5am – 1pm
  • Night Shift: 11.45pm – 10.15am

Shift availability may vary ( 4 x 5 hr shifts or 2 x 10 hrs)

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This story was written by Sophie Perry. She joined the team in 2021 as a digital reporter.

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