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Amazon Fulfillment Center opens in Bakersfield

Posted at 10:12 AM, Aug 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-20 13:31:34-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Amazon Fulfillment Center is opening in Bakersfield, near the Meadows Field Airport.

Watch the ribbon-cutting ceremony here.

The new warehouse is located on 1601 Petrol Road, near Meadows Field Airport in Oildale.

The worldwide e-commerce company says the facility is called a fulfillment center because it is where everything from manufacturer inventory to the direct shipping will take place.

The new center will provide at least 2,000 jobs in Kern County.

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