Amazon hiring temporary workers

Preparing for the peak holiday shopping season, is hiring for hundreds of temporary positions at its Lexington distribution center.

The hiring is being handled locally by Integrity Staffing, which said in a news release that there are hourly job openings available in picking, packing and receiving/shipping across multiple shifts. The company said the jobs pay up to $13.50 hourly.

People can apply in person at Integrity Staffing's offices at 1600 Leestown Road, Suite 160, or online at