Amazon reportedly requiring 10-hour overnight shifts for some workers
The shifts, known as “megacycle” shifts, typically begin around 1AM and end around lunchtime. The DCH1 warehouse used to have a variety of shifts including an eight-hour overnight shift, a five-hour morning shift, or a four-hour morning shift. But DCH1 is shutting down, the company told workers, and for anyone who wants to move to a new Amazon warehouse the 10-hour megacycle shift is their only option.
The shifts are meant to improve efficiency, according to Motherboard, and workers at delivery stations in other cities have already…