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

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Luce Research Hiring Event: Monday February 2, 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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Ace Hardware Hiring Event: Thursday February 5, 2015 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Multiple positions: MATERIAL HANDLER (Forklift Operators, Warehouse Stockers and Order Fillers) - It's not glamorous, but we offer outstanding benefits and we need you! Our busy season is here and we need order fillers, stockers, and other warehouse team members. All our stores are locally owned and operated by great retailers. Our warehouse serves more than 300 Ace Hardware business owners in communities throughout the western region of the United States. Lots of bending, stooping, reaching, walking, driving, and lifting. Must have the ability to do all these for a full shift. Refer to Job# 6045484 in Connecting Colorado for detailed information. REGIONAL CLASS A CDL DRIVERS – Must Have a minimum of one year Class A tractor-trailer on road driving experience to include comparable experience with large military vehicles, No DOT chargeable accidents within the previous three years, are at least 21 years old, have a valid CDL, have a Hazardous materials endorsement or can obtain one within 90 days, Meet the physical qualification requirement established for the USDOT (Part 391, Subpart E), pass DOT drug screen and will be enrolled in a random drug screen program, have no positive test for illegal drugs for any test conducted per the rules, and regulations of the USDOT, have experience with operating Class A tractor-trailers in all weather conditions, read and speak the English language sufficiently to understand highway signs and signals, converse with delivery clients and general public, respond to official inquiries, and to make entries on reports/records, pass Ace Hardware Physical Agility Test (PAT) for drivers and have excellent customer service skills. Refer Job# 6045508 in Connecting Colorado. Come prepared with a resume and to interview.

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Advantage Logistics-Fountain Hiring Event: Monday February 9, 2015 from 9am to 1pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Multiple positions: Outstanding long term job, full time and part-time warehouse job opportunities available! Competitive benefit packages available to FT employees. Current openings for WAREHOUSE CASE SELECTION - Job# 6045536, WAREHOUSE UNIT SELECTION - Job# 6045533, REACH TRUCK (FORKLIFT) OPERATORS - Job# 6050324, BUILDING MAINTENANCE - Job# 6053864 and INVENTORY CLERKS - Job# 6050319. Must be 18 years of age, and must be able to work weekends and mandatory overtime. Must have the ability to perform the essential functions of the job including lifting/carrying up to 50lbs and continuous walking/standing. Pre-Employment Screening Requirements include background check, employment verification, drug test and physical capacity evaluation. Come prepared with your updated resume and to interview as offers could be made on the spot.

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

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