Logistics solutions provider Ecom Express is planning to hire over 7,000 employees for full-time jobs across India in the next two months.
Ecom Express said it will be adding jobs across business functions such as last-mile delivery, warehousing management, operations, information technology and data sciences.
“The hiring of new employees is driven by the unprecedented need to keep the supply chain running for e-commerce industry and in ensuring safe and timely deliveries,” Saurabh Deep Singla, chief human resource officer of Ecom Express said in a statement.
The new positions represent around 25 percent of the company’s total workforce. The hiring will be made across the country.
The Gurugram-based company plans to hire around 35,000 employees till the beginning of festive season, in order to be prepared for the surge in online shopping backed by festival sales and increasing preference to doorstep deliveries.