US$250 million project that could bring 1,500 jobs to Detroit area.
Amazon said the hiring events will take place Sept. 17 in six locations.
Online retail platform says acquisition will give it access to fulfilment software and robotics.
Firm plans to spend over $1 billion on network.
It will be the company’s 11th distribution facility in Canada.
Workers who already made $15 an hour will get more than the $1 an hour raise promised last week.
The parcel service is collaborating with Los Angeles-based Thor Trucks.
The company says the new warehouse, located in the eastern suburb of Orleans, will be its eighth in Canada.