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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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Graven Austin & Drake Hiring Event: Monday March 2, 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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WIS International Hiring Event: Monday March 2, 2015 from 10:00am to 2:00pm 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# 6074437 in Connecting Colorado for detailed job description. Come prepared and dressed to interview.

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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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Time Warner Cable Hiring Event: Wednesday March 4, 2015 from 10 am to 4 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center.  CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVES: This position will assist residential customers with all aspects of cable services including billing, repair, technical support, troubleshooting, sales and responding to other types of inquiries. This is a high volume, fast paced call center environment and requires the ability to provide exceptional customer service at all times. You must be available to work any shift and could conceivably include day/evening shifts, weekend and holiday coverage as needed.  Outstanding full time benefits package and growth opportunity. Wage - $11.50 /hr. plus uncapped commission/incentive bonus opportunities. OUTBOUND SALES AGENT: Call current and former Time Warner Cable customers to consult, assess needs, and recommend appropriate products and services.  Overcome objections and close the sales. Requirements: Sales and/or telemarketing background preferred, excellent communication and persuasion skills, self-motivated and reliable, a positive and cooperative attitude toward customers, coworkers, and management, ability to navigate multiple computer programs, ability to remain determined in the face of rejection, 40 hrs. weekly, 8 weeks of paid training, $14.50/hr.  (Monday-Friday 9am-6pm), $11/hr. + uncapped commission pay structure with unlimited earning potential (Average pay is $45K with potential to earn $70K!). Apply online today!! http://jobs.timewarnercable.com  take an assessment - plan on 75 minutes to complete preferably before coming to the hiring event, bring an updated resume, and prepare to be interviewed. 

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Alorica Hiring Event: Thursday March 5, 2015 at 10:00 am OR Noon at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Presentation starts promptly at 10:00 am OR Noon. INBOUND CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE - Position will provide a full range of superior, proactive customer service, consultative sales and relationship management to Verizon. Responsibilities: Answer phones and respond to customer requests regarding billing, technical and general customer service inquiries, provide customers with product and service information, identify, research, and resolve customer issues using the computer system. Full and Part time positions available. We also encourage attendance from our military community to participate in our hiring event. Alorica’s diversity initiative AloriCares was created to provide employment and corporate leadership development opportunities for veterans and their spouses. Come to complete an online application and assessment as well as be interviewed. Offers will be extended on the spot.

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US Beef Corp. DBA Arby’s Hiring Event: Thursday March 5, 2015 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. US Beef Corp. DBA Arby’s is the largest franchiser of Arby’s in the world. We currently own and operate over 320 restaurants with plans to build 60 new restaurants in the next 4 years. We are accepting applications for RESTAURANT MANAGEMENT and CREW MEMBERS. We have flexible schedules and amazing opportunity for growth. Come prepared with two forms of ID, to fill out an online job application at www.work4arbys.com at PPWFC's Resource Room and to interview.

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Luce Research Hiring Event: Monday, March 9, 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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Spring Adult Job Fair - April 2, 2015 

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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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