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Governor's Summer Job Hunt

LET US HELP YOU FIND A JOB!
 

The Governor's Summer Job Hunt The Governor's Summer Job Hunt is a vital link between classroom learning and actual on-the-job experience that matches young people's skills and interests with employment opportunities. Employment services are available, at no cost, to both employers and young adults ages 16 - 21.

Young adults interested in employment may call the PPWFC Youth Zone at (719) 667-3860 or stop by the Youth Zone at 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 1107, Colorado Springs, CO 80907.
 

 
 
2015 YOUNG ADULT JOB FAIRS (16 THROUGH 21)
 
Woodland Park
Thursday, April 23, 2015
1 to 4 p.m.
Ute Pass Cultural Center
210 E Midland Ave 80863.
Snow Date April 27!
Please scroll down to see the list of employers planning to attend this job fair.
 
Cripple Creek
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
11 a.m to 3 p.m.
Aspen Mine Center
166 E Bennett Ave, 80813
Note: this is an Adult/Youth Job Fair combined.
Please scroll down to see the list of employers planning to attend this job fair.
 
To register for any of the Young Adult Job Fairs, click here.

 

 
 
To attend any of the Young Adult Job Fairs listed above, you must first create an account in www.connectingcolorado.com      
 
WHY YOU NEED TO CREATE AN ACCOUNT IN CONNECTING COLORADO. What’s in it for you?
 
Connecting Colorado is the State Job Search Database. The top 6 reasons to register are:

   1. To come to any Job Fair sponsored by the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, you MUST create an account in www.connectingcolorado.com
   2. It is a safe place to job search because all the employers who list jobs have been vetted by the Pikes Peak Workforce Center.
   3. You can search for jobs by zip code.
   4. You can see what jobs are available for your age group.
   5. You can upload your résumé so employers can search for you!
   6. By creating your account, you may be eligible for other programs offered by the Pikes Peak Workforce Center.

Employers planning to attend the April 23 Job Fair in Woodland Park
 

Aramark Pikes Peak (18+)
Colorado Army National Guard (17+)
Colorado Sheet Metal JATC  (18+)
Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company (18+)
Cripple Creek Care Center (18+)
Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado (18+)
Job Corps (16+)
May Trucking Company (18+)
Mile High Youth Corps(18+)
Patsy's Candies of Manitou (16+)
Peak Vista Community Health Centers (18+)
Santa's Workshop(16+)
U.S. Navy (17+)
Wendy's(16+)
Wildwood Casino (16+)

Employers planning to attend the April 29 Job Fair in Cripple Creek
 
Ameristar Casino Resort and Spa (18+)
City of Cripple Creek (16+)
Colorado Army National Guard (17+)
Colorado Sheet Metal JATC (18+)
Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company (18+)
Cripple Creek Care Center (18+)
Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado (18+)
Infinite Group, Inc. (18+)
Job Corps (16+)
Johnny Nolon's Casino and Grande Avenue Casino (16+)
Midnight Rose Hotel and Casinos (18+)
Mile High Youth Corps (18+)
May Trucking Company (18+)
Mountain Home Health (18+)
Patsy's Candies (16+)
Peak Vista Community Health Centers (18+)
U.S. Navy (17+)
Wildwood Casino (16+)
 

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