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LET US HELP YOU FIND A JOB AND MAKE SOME BENJAMINS $$$
 

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 can 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.
 

 
YOUNG ADULT JOB FAIRS (16 through 21)
 
Tuesday, April 8,  12 noon to 4 p.m.
Please note time change.
Woodland Park - Ute Pass Cultural Center
210 E Midland Ave 80863

Wednesday, April 30, 12 noon to 4 p.m.
Cripple Creek - 166 E Bennett Ave, 80813
Aspen Mine Center
Adult/Young Adult Job Fair combined
 
To attend any of the Job Fairs, you must register in https://www.connectingcolorado.com as a "New Job Seeker".  If you are already registered, please enter as a "Returning Job Seeker" and update your contact and skills information.
 
To pre-register for any of the Young Adult Job Fairs, click here.  We ask for this registration so that we know how many people are coming to the Job Fairs. Thank you!


      
 
WHY SHOULD YOU REGISTER 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 be registered 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 registering you may be eligible for other programs offered by the Pikes Peak Workforce Center.

SPRING BREAK WORKSHOPS
These Special workshops will be held during Springs Break, March 24 to 28, 2014.
 

 


 

 
HOW DO I GET A REFERRAL TO A JOB?

· Register in our employment database www.connectingcolorado.com.  Jobs are listed here!

· Take the “Job Readiness” Quiz Show us that you’re Ready!

· Register for a Workshop Get Some Extra Tips!

· Meet with the Summer Job Hunt Coach to tell us what you want to do for the summer receive referrals to jobs!

Let us know you got the job so that we can post your success on our Facebook Page!

 








NEED SOME JOB TIPS NOW?
 

 

 

 

 
 
SIGN UP FOR FREE SUMMER JOB HUNT TIPS!
 
Text  @cs-jh to 720.442.7086
 

 
 

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