Bakersfield Amazon Fulfillment Center

  • Land Development
    • Permitting
    • SWPPP
    • Dust Control
  • Civil Engineering
    • Grading
    • Utilities
  • Land Survey
    • Construction Staking
    • Building layout
    • ALTA

…intends to employ 1,000 full-time, full-benefit jobs when it opens the building, which she said measures 640,000 square feet.

That last detail comes as something of a surprise. Several people have estimated the building’s size at 2.6 million square feet. But that assumes each of the four floors will offer the same amount of floor space, which apparently it will not.

County records suggest the building will house robots that will assist in the distribution process. Their towering presence will reduce the amount of interior floor space considerably. But it is still a massive building and one of the largest in Kern County.