Amazon has come under fire for promoting an ex-prison exec to run its notorious fulfilment center warehouse training – which has faced a slew of misconduct allegations in recent years.
Dayna Howard, a former manager at private prison and detention center firm Corrections Corporation of America, is now in charge of training warehouse workers at Jeff Bezos’ company.
Many have pointed out the irony – considering Amazon has previously admitted to forcing its fleet drivers to pee in bottles during their shifts as they allegedly face other poor work conditions.
Dozens of staff members have also come out and described the relentless working practices in fulfilment centers where people have no breaks and are shortchanged on paychecks.
Dayna Howard is Amazon’s new head of training for warehouse workers. The company’s notorious fulfilment center warehouses have faced a slew of misconduct allegations in recent years
Howard used to work as a manager at private prison and…