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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 the PPWFC main office, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Colorado Springs, 80907.

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Hire for Colorado Program Laid off through no fault or your own? Running out of unemployment? Not sure how to get back in the workforce? We can help! You may be eligible for job training and other services to help you return to work! If you have exhausted your unemployment benefits or have been unemployed for 26 weeks contact Ann at 719.667.3787 for info on the Hire for Colorado Program. Don't wait! Call or email: annsulley@elpasoco.com or 719.667.3787

CSFD Mock Interviews This fall The Colorado Springs Fire Department (CSFD) is placing emphasis on preparing qualified candidates for the interview process along with Pikes Peak Workforce Center PPWFC. Together CSFD and PPWFC have created a new program to expose candidates from the community to mock interview scenarios in preparation for the 2015-2016 hiring process. For those candidates that wish to participate in this process, they must: 1. Have an account at www.ConnectingColorado.com and 2. Complete and submit a VALID Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT); and 3. Complete and submit a VALID FireTEAM score through the National Testing Network per CSFD guidelines; and 4. Register for an open CSFD mock interview date and time at the link below. Each CSFD mock interview candidate will receive a digital recording of their interview for their review.

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Thursday & Friday, November 26 & 27 All PPWFC offices closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday!

WIS International Hiring Event: November 30 and December 1, 2015 from 10 am to 2 pm 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. Come prepared and dressed to interview.

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Panda Express Hiring Event: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Panda Express is currently looking for SERVICE AND KITCHEN CREW, GENERAL MANAGER and ASSISTANT MANAGER. We are looking for people who share a passion for serving our guests with the highest level of customer service excellence. Crew employees provide a level of customer service that exceeds our customer's expectations. This includes making and serving great tasting products in a friendly and courteous environment every single day. Managers are an integral part of the restaurant leadership and management team. Managers provide the direction, training and expertise required to ensure that the customer's expectations are exceeded and that each shift that they oversee achieves its business goals. Come prepared to fill out an application and be interviewed.

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WOW! is hiring! We are looking to fill Technical Support and Sales roles. Our team is made up of professionals proud to show they care about our customers and each other! We share one common set of values: Respect, Integrity, Servanthood and Ownership. WOW is looking for talented individuals who want to know they are making a difference. Please join us for our on site career fair to be held on December 1, 2015 from 9:30 am to 3:30pm. Please come prepared to complete an online assessment as well as a formal application. Also, dress to impress as an interview may take place. WOW is located at 2025 Research Pkwy, Colorado Springs CO 80920. Mark the calendar - December 1, 2015 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. To learn more about the roles that we are looking to hire for, please visit wowway.com. Look for Customer Care Associate, Tier 2 or Sales/Retention Associate and feel free to follow the instructions listed on the job description which allows you to take the assessment and complete your application prior to arriving for the career fair. We look forward to meeting you!

CSAA Insurance Group Hiring Event: Wednesday, December 9, 2015 from 10 am to 3 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Join our growing team! CSAA Insurance Group, a premier AAA insurer. Looking for career minded individuals interested in becoming claims professionals. CLAIMS SERVICE ADJUSTERS handle simple to complex auto claims in a call center environment. Our Claims Service Adjusters are solution specialists. From the first point of contact through final resolution we bring our member back to whole through the claim process. Our team works with people who have been in a car accident. As a AAA adjuster, you investigate the accident, determine who is at fault, and make the final decision on who gets paid. $39,270 annually plus incentive program. Knowledge and Skills: Ability to communicate effectively over the telephone using active listening skills Customer service, decision making, analytical, problem-solving, negotiation and organizational skills, strong math and computer skills, ability to function in a team and call center environment. Required: 2-3 years customer service experience, ability to type 30 wpm, may require Adjuster's license (state-specific), good command of the English language, ability to work extended hours and/or weekends. Preferred: 4 year college degree completed and Bachelor degree received. Bilingual is a plus. We offer standard benefits PLUS: Paid training, paid time off, paid volunteerism, membership and insurance discounts, tuition reimbursement, opportunity for advancement, and complete sponsorship for obtaining your adjusters license. We are proud of our Diversity and Inclusion programs (100% Corporate Equality Index) and our commitment to safety and the environment. How Your Success is Measured: Active coaching in both team and individual settings, ongoing regular one on one meetings with your supervisor, file and phone quality assurance reviews and customer feedback via customer surveys. Relocation assistance may be available. Careers are available in Las Vegas NV, Colorado Springs CO, Oklahoma City OK, and Mt. Laurel NJ - Who else do you know that would be interested in a career opportunity? CSAA Insurance Group is growing! Spread the word and come prepared with your updated resume and to interview!

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Loomis Armored US Hiring Event: Thursday, December 10, 2015 from 11 am to 2:30 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Loomis Armored seeks highly qualified individuals to join our team and become a fully functional Armored Services Technician (AST). These positions are Denver-based and start at $13.00/hour, and are sometimes referred to as driver/guard or messenger/guard. Armored Service Technicians work as a team on a designated route. You will be responsible for the safe and timely delivery of cash and coin to Loomis customers, as well as the loading and balancing of ATM machines along your route. You will be thoroughly trained in a classroom setting and receive on-the-job training with an experienced Armored Service Technician. We believe that our people make Loomis a great company. Loomis teammates are constantly encouraged in personal development and are updated on the newest safety and security training. Our training is second to none in the industry. We are looking for applicants who are at least 21 years of age, have a current driver's license and a good driving record, show steady employment history and can pass a comprehensive background check that includes criminal history check, credit check and in some states a pre-employment polygraph. This position requires that you pass a Department of Transportation screening and be issued a DOT Medical Certification. A CDL license is not required to be considered. Loomis offers a comprehensive benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer. Job seekers should bring an updated resume and be prepared to interview.

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Friday, December 11, All PPWFC offices closed for Staff Training 

Thursday & Friday, December 24 & 25 All PPWFC offices closed for the Christmas holiday!

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09.14.2015 - 12.31.2015
Hire for Colorado Program

Job Search 601: 50+ Network Group

Resume 201: Create a Better Resume

Job Search 301: From Job Loss to Job Search

Job Search 101: Intro to PPWFC Orientation

Job Search 201: H.I.R.E.D. (Helpful Internet Resources on Employment & Development)

Interview 101: Preparing For The Interview

Job Search 501: Federal Jobs: How to Apply!

Job Search 401: LinkedIn and Your Job Search

Resume 101: Build a Basic Resume

Careers 301: Opportunity Act Adult Information Session

11.06.2015 - 12.18.2015
CSFD Mock Interviews

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WOW! is hiring!

CSAA Insurance Group Hiring Event:

Loomis Armored US Hiring Event:

Friday, December 11, All PPWFC offices closed for Staff Training

12.24.2015 - 12.25.2015
Thursday & Friday, December 24 & 25