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YOU MUST RESERVE YOUR PLACE AT EACH HIRING EVENT 
 
To attend a hiring event at Pikes Peak Workforce Center you must RESERVE A SPOT PRIOR to the event. To reserve your spot, please click on the link of the hiring event you want to attend.
 
Unless otherwise noted, all Hiring Events are held at he PPWFC main office, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Colorado Springs, 80907.

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NEW: How to Make the Job Fair Work for YOU! There is more to attending a Job Fair than just showing up. This workshop will guide you in how to research employers in advance, how to create a 30-second elevator pitch, how to develop your game plan for the job fair, how to talk with recruiters, the art of follow up, and why persistence pays! Please note: some of these workshops are being held at libraries throughout the community. Please be sure to verify the location before registering.

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Graven Austin & Drake Hiring Event: Monday, March 30, 2015 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. We are a fast paced outbound call center and deal with a large range of clients from Better Homes and Gardens, Ladies Home Journal, salons, dental offices and various other customers. Immediate openings for TELEPHONE SALES REPRESENTATIVES. Responsibilities: Renew annual magazine subscriptions for most of our clientele and send out free publications to companies, and as a fast paced production based position, to meet the required quotas. Weekly pay ranges from $9.00 to $10.00 an hour. Two shifts Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm OR 3:00pm to 8:00 pm. No experience necessary but we do require you have strong reading and good communication skills. Computer skills are a plus. We offer paid time off to be accrued after only six months of employment. Come prepared with your updated resume, to fill out an application and to interview.

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Drury Inn & Suites Colorado Springs Hiring Event: Tuesday March 31, 2015 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Follow all company guidelines, provide exceptional service to all guests in a friendly, efficient, courteous and professional manner. Multiple positions: GUEST SERVICE AGENTS (7am-3pm; 3pm-11pm;11pm-7am) - Performs all Front Desk related functions including but not limited to checking guests in/out, promoting company programs, maintaining guest records, cash handling, etc. HOUSEKEEPERS - Performs a variety of housekeeping services to maintain clean guest rooms, inspects rooms to assist in identifying maintenance items needed. Assists guests by providing linens, terry or providing information as requested. May be asked to assist in laundry/public space when needed. BREAKFAST ATTENDANTS – Prepares and serves Hot Breakfast to guests, maintains the breakfast/lobby area in a clean and neat manner. BARTENDERS/FOOD SERVICE - Prepares and serves cocktails, beer, wine, soft drinks and food items while maintaining a clean work area, prepares and serves food for the 5:30 Kickback for guests. LAUNDRY ATTENDANT - Performs a variety of laundry duties for our guests including but not limited to washing, drying, sorting and inspecting items for wear and tear and stains. May be asked to assist cleaning rooms/public space when needed. HOUSE PERSON - Performs a variety of housekeeping services to maintain clean public areas in the hotel. Assists guests whenever possible by providing information as requested. MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN - Maintains the physical hotel property and grounds. Repairs and performs preventive maintenance tasks in a manner responsive to guest satisfaction and to preservation of Company. Occasionally responsible for routine custodial duties. Pre-apply online at www.drurycareers.com prior to attending the event, come with your updated resume and be ready to interview!

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WIS International Hiring Event: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from 10am to 2pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. NOW is the time to join WIS International! WIS is more than just a place to work. We're a successful international team providing inventory expertise to top retailers and warehouses, while using the most advanced hand-held computer technology in the industry! We have an immediate need for INVENTORY ASSOCIATES who like to work varied hours and count inventory as a team! Voluntary van transportation is offered for our "out of town" inventories. Also in need of qualified DRIVERS! To qualify as a driver, you must meet the Inventory Associate requirements AND possess a driving record free of any at fault accidents or driving violations within the past 24 months. Must be at least 25 years old and have at least 5 years of current uninterrupted licensed driving experience. Apply at w3.wisintl.com. Follow the Careers link to search for keyword Inventory Associate under the location of Colorado Springs before coming to the event. Also, Refer to Job# 6107018 in Connecting Colorado for detailed job description. Come prepared and dressed to interview.

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Spring Adult Job Fair - April 2, 2015 

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April 2 - All PPWFC offices in El Paso County closed for Spring Job Fair. PPWFC offices in Teller County are open.



Signal 88 Security of Colorado Springs Hiring Event: Monday, April 6, 2015 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. SECURITY OFFICERS - Part Time: Responsibilities: Reporting to all shifts on time in the appropriate field officer uniform as outlined in the S88 Standard Operating Procedures, understanding and meeting the needs of each unique site and updating other guards at the time of each shift change, protecting a site (apartment complex, business mall, construction site, special events) in a fixed location. Guard duties will include: making presence known; providing escort for residents or customers to designated locations as requested; preventing trespassing or loitering on site; routinely checking doors; lighting, trash and security assessments; detailed activity reports of each shift.  Guard will not be using force of any kind, only a visual deterrence. Requirements: Completing all appropriate on-line and physical training modules, City of Colorado Springs security license or the ability to obtain the license, Requirements and fees can be found at the City of Colorado Springs website under "City Clerk", ability to obtain above license within days and begin training immediately, successfully passing a drug test and background check, no criminal convictions, ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing for the purpose of public interaction and report writing, good typing skills as all reporting is done online, ability to learn new software in an efficient and effective timeframe (Patrol guide, Inteliguide, etc), able to provide proof of ability to work in the United States, ability to interact with all levels of Signal 88 and client employees and the public in a direct, timely and professional manner, ability to get along with other employees, follows directions, work under stress, add value and continuously improve, ability to conform to established procedures and to help identify and solve problems. Please pre-apply online at http://www.signal88.com/employment.aspx (Select Colorado, click on Security Officer - Colorado Springs, CO (Part Time), before attending the event and come prepared with your updated resume as well as to interview.

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Luce Research Hiring Event: Monday, April 6, 2015 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Luce Research is a Data Collection Specialist that conducts surveys via phone/web in such areas of Market Research; Political Research, Voter Contact, etc. Hiring part-time positions with flexibility in setting up your schedules. Shifts are seven days a week and have immediate openings for ENGLISH AND BILINGUAL TELEPHONE INTERVIEWERS who will conduct these surveys through a computer aided Telephone Interviewing system (CATI System). Salary starts at $9.00/hr. Come prepared with two forms of ID and be ready to interview at the PPWFC hiring event or go directly to Luce Research LLC located at 5086 List Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80919 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9am-4pm to apply.

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PeopleCare Health Services Hiring Event: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. PEOPLECARE HEALTH SERVICES is looking to hire part time Caregivers/Personal Care Workers/Personal Care Providers to be a part of our team. PeopleCare Health services provides access to quality in-home health services to the elderly, disabled, and youth. The right individuals will be energetic, self-motivated, detail oriented, organized and enjoys working with a diverse clientele.  This position pays anywhere from $8.23 to $13.25 per hour. Training provided and no certificate needed, however welcomed. Come prepared with your updated resume, to fill out an application and to interview.

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Young Adult Job Fairs- April 9, 23 & 29 

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Hospitality Industry Looking for a job in the Hospitality Industry? Try the Hotel Jobs Network.

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