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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: 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!

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Elwood Staffing Services Hiring Event: Thursday October 2, 2014 from 10 am to 1 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Screening and Hiring for SPRING TECH ASSEMBLERS for Bal Seal Engineering. $9.50 per hour. No manufacturing or assembly experience? Company is open to training if you have either a solid and stable work history or are more entry level with minimal experience. Just show us and them you are dedicated, hardworking and willing to learn. REQUIRED SKILLS: ability to manipulate very small parts under microscope with hand tools; high attention to detail and quality of work; maintain specific performance levels on a consistent basis; basic math skills; able to follow and understand verbal and written instructions in the English language. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: This position is mainly sedentary - must be able to sit for long periods of time; steady manual dexterity in order to manipulate small parts with your hands; frequent lifting up to 25 pounds; vision abilities necessary for using microscope. SHIFT: First Shift - Monday through Friday; overtime mandatory as required (extended week day hours and every other Saturday) HOURS: Full Time - 40 hours plus overtime hours as needed. Please bring resume and be prepared for short interviews to go over skills/experience.

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Luce Research Hiring Event: Friday October 3, 2014 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 TELEPHONE INTERVIEWERS who will conduct these surveys through a computer aided Telephone Interviewing system (CATI System). Salary starts at $9.00/hr. and $10.00/hr. for individuals who are fluent in both English and Spanish. 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.



Discover Goodwill Hiring Event: Monday October 6, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. We are in need of Janitor’s – PT evenings – Colorado Springs Utilities. Multiple Positions available at the Fountain, Circle, North Academy, Woodland Park and Powers Stores. You must pre-register for this event. Job seekers can review job descriptions and are encouraged to apply for positions at www.discovermygoodwill.org prior to attending the hiring event. Previous retail experience is a plus. Come prepared with a resume and be ready to interview!

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Front Range Staffing Hiring Event: Tuesday October 7, 2014 from 8:00 am to 10:00 am at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Recruiting for The Broadmoor Hotel: Experienced Hospitality Staff for an event that runs Thursday October 9th through Tuesday October 14th from including: Pastry Chefs, Breakfast, Sauce and Roast, Vegetable Station, Line Cooks, Stewarding/Dishwashers, Convention Services, Housekeeping, Room Service, Banquet Servers and Bartenders. You will need the following in order to work: A valid government issued Identification Card or Driver’s license and a Social Security Card proving you are legal to work in the USA, criminal record free of felonies and misdemeanors, black pants, black socks, non- skid black shoes, reliable transportation – bus does not run early, late or on weekends to the worksite, ability to work entire schedule and professional appearance, no visible tattoos, piercings, clean shaven and conservative hairstyle. Please bring a resume and two forms of ID with you and be prepared to fill out an application. 

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Fall Job Fair! Over 100 hiring companies. Must be 18 to attend. Bring your PPWFC scan card for Express Entry.

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Virtual Job Fair Focus Group Did you know that in addition to in-person job fairs and hiring events, our workforce centers also host online job fairs? These virtual job fairs provide jobseekers with workshops, training and resources to help them land a job no matter where they are. Help us improve the virtual job fair platform and tell us what we’re missing! While these virtual job fairs already a great resource, we need your help improving them. Join us for an hour-long focus group and get a sneak peek into the design of the application. By providing your feedback and telling us what’s working and what’s not, you’ll have the opportunity to help guide the overall architecture and design process. Light refreshments will be provided.

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

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Upcoming Events
09.30.2014 - 10.03.2014
Interview 201: Mock Interview Coaching

09.30.2014 - 10.03.2014
Resume 301: One-On-One Resume Review

10.06.2014
10.20.2014
10.27.2014
Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Adult Orientation

10.02.2014
10.03.2014
10.06.2014
NEW: Make the Job Fair Work for YOU!

10.06.2014
10.14.2014
10.20.2014
10.28.2014
11.03.2014
11.17.2014
11.25.2014
Job Search 101: Intro to PPWFC Orientation

10.14.2014
10.22.2014
10.28.2014
11.05.2014
11.19.2014
11.25.2014
Resume 201: Create a Better Resume

10.15.2014
10.29.2014
11.12.2014
11.26.2014
Resume 101: Build a Basic Resume

10.02.2014
10.09.2014
10.16.2014
10.23.2014
10.30.2014
11.06.2014
11.13.2014
11.20.2014
Job Search 601: 50+ Network Group

10.06.2014
10.20.2014
11.03.2014
11.17.2014
Job Search 301: From Job Loss to Job Search

10.02.2014
Elwood Staffing Services Hiring Event:

10.03.2014
Luce Research Hiring Event:

10.06.2014
Discover Goodwill Hiring Event:

10.07.2014
Front Range Staffing Hiring Event:

10.07.2014
10.23.2014
11.04.2014
11.20.2014
Interview 101: Preparing For The Interview

10.08.2014
Fall Job Fair!

10.09.2014
10.21.2014
11.06.2014
11.18.2014
Job Search 201: H.I.R.E.D. (Helpful Internet Resources on Employment & Development)

10.09.2014
10.23.2014
11.06.2014
11.20.2014
Careers 101: Personality and Career - Myers-Briggs Type Inventory (MBTI)

10.16.2014
11.13.2014
Basics Computer- Part 1

10.16.2014
Virtual Job Fair Focus Group

10.23.2014
11.20.2014
MS Word Skills -Part 2

10.27.2014
11.10.2014
11.24.2014
Job Search 401: Social Media: Expanding Your Connections

10.27.2014
11.10.2014
11.24.2014
Job Search 501: Federal Jobs: How to Apply!