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Nov 22 2017

Reminder: Pikes Peak Workforce Center is CLOSED all day Thursday and Friday 11/23-11/24 for the Thanksgiving holiday! Enjoy your weekend and we will see you back in the office Monday morning!

Nov 21 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center will be closing at 2:00pm tomorrow, Wednesday November 22nd for the Thanksgiving holiday!

Nov 20 2017

Save the Date! The PPWFC’s charitable entity is participating in Colorado Gives Day for the first time this year on December 5th!

Nov 20 2017

Adecco is on site TODAY from 10-1pm hiring Case Coordinators, Operations Supervisors, and Inbound Customer Service Reps!

Nov 16 2017

Reminder: the Pikes Peak Workforce Center is CLOSED tomorrow, Friday 11/17 all day due to staff training. See you on Monday!

Nov 16 2017

Charter Communications is hiring TODAY! Stop in to the workforce center today from 9-12pm to apply for Customer Service, Billing Agents, and Tech Support. Charter will be on site but you can apply prior to this event by going to http:jobs.spectrum.com

Nov 15 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared Cinthia Maldonado KRDO's video.

Check out our Young Adult Team on the news for getting out and collecting turkeys for Marian House!

"Gobble gobble!" Its time to donate turkeys and help families in need this Thanksgiving. Marian House Soup Kitchen Care and Share Food Bank for Southern Colorado Springs Rescue Mission

Nov 15 2017

Luce Research is on site TODAY hiring English and Bilingual Telephone Interviewers! Come to the workforce center from 9-3:30 pm to apply for this opportunity!

Nov 13 2017

Charter Communications is hiring this week! Stop in to the workforce center Thursday 11/16 from 9-12pm to apply for Customer Service, Billing Agents, and Tech Support. Charter will be on site but you can apply prior to this event by going to http:jobs.spectrum.com

Nov 13 2017

This week's Get a Job Monday, check it out!

Gazette's Eric Singer talks with Lisa Coffy of Furnace World to learn about how this Colorado Springs-based company can help you get a leg up on a new career...

Nov 13 2017

Charter Communications hiring Customer Service Billing Agents and Tech Support Reps from 9-12pm on Thursday 11/16! Apply online at: https://jobs.spectrum.com prior to this hiring event!

Nov 13 2017

Have a success story about how you were helped by the PPWFC? Please share and tell others why they should support our programs!

Nov 13 2017

The PPWFC will open at 9am tomorrow morning, November 14th.

Nov 13 2017

Spectranetics Hiring Event TODAY from 10-2pm. Spectranetics is hiring for their production team to assemble products. These are full time positions starting at $11.50/hour! To sign up for this and all of our hiring events go to: https://www.ppwfc.org/Hiring-Events/89

Nov 09 2017

Reminder: The Pikes Peak Workforce Center is CLOSED all day tomorrow, Friday November 10th for Veteran's Day, we will see on Monday!

Nov 09 2017

The PPWFC’s charitable entity is participating in Colorado Gives Day for the first time on 12/5/2017. Please consider helping to support our programs!

Nov 09 2017

Please be advised we are undergoing some changes to our space!

Nov 08 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared their post.

Startek is still hiring bilingual Customer Service Specialists to assist customers affected by the recent hurricanes!

Are you bilingual? Startek is hiring bilingual customer service reps to assist customers affected by the recent hurricanes across the Southern US. Apply at http://ow.ly/IT8O30gjDAb

Nov 06 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center will open at 9am tomorrow morning, see you then!

Nov 06 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center is CLOSED on Friday November 10th in observance of Veteran's Day.

Nov 06 2017

Did you know that the Workforce Center does weekly hiring events? See our upcoming events and sign up here: https://ppwfc.org/Hiring-Events/89

Nov 03 2017

SYNQ3 will be onsite today from 10-2pm hiring both home based and onsite positions! For more info on this and all of our hiring events click: https://ppwfc.org/Hiring-Events/89

Nov 03 2017

Reminder: the Pikes Peak Workforce Center is closing early today at 3:30pm!

Nov 02 2017

Are you bilingual? Startek is hiring bilingual customer service reps to assist customers affected by the recent hurricanes across the Southern US. Apply at http://ow.ly/IT8O30gjDAb

Nov 02 2017

AMPEX is here until 2pm today! They are hiring multiple positions from security, IT, software engineer, and more! Come to the Workforce Center today with your resume TODAY!

Nov 02 2017

Ampex will be on-site today hiring multiple positions! Come by with your resume to apply for IT, software and hardware engineers, and more! Ampex will be here from 10-2pm!

Nov 02 2017

Loomis will be on-site today hiring Armed Delivery Drivers! They will be here from 9-3:30pm you can register for this, or any of our hiring events at https://ppwfc.org/Hiring-Events/89

Nov 01 2017

The Job Fair is now OPEN to the general public! Are you planning to come down to see us? Stop by and say HI!

Nov 01 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 4 new photos.

The Veterans and Community Job Fair is OPEN! Come to the Hotel Elegante until 5pm today to meet over 100 employers!

Nov 01 2017

The Job Fair at the Hotel Elegante is now officially OPEN to Vets, Guard and Reserve members, active duty, and their spouses! Come see us!

Nov 01 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center is undergoing some changes to our space! Please visit https://ppwfc.org/ to stay up to date on scheduling changes and updated services!

Nov 01 2017

AMPEX will be on-site Thursday 11/2 from 10-2pm hiring multiple positions from Facility Security, IT, Project Management, Software and Hardware Engineers, and more! Please come prepared with your resume, for more info about this and all of our hiring events visit: https://ppwfc.org/Hiring-Events/89

Nov 01 2017

The Veterans and Community Job Fair is TODAY! Doors at the Hotel Elegante open at 1pm for Veterans, Active Duty, Reserve members, and spouses. General public is welcome at 2pm. Are you going to the Job Fair? Post your photos and check in with us! We will see you there!

Oct 30 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared their post.

Veterans and Community Job Fair is happening on November 1st! Come join us at the Hotel Elegante and meet over 100 employers. Veterans, Active Duty, Guard and their spouses may enter at 1pm, the general public may enter at 2pm.

Oct 27 2017

Next week we have many hiring events and our Veterans and Community Job Fair! Stay up to date and register for all of these events by checking out home page: https://ppwfc.org/ and clicking on Job Seeker Services!

American Job Center serving El Paso/Teller counties

Oct 27 2017

Startek needs your help supporting families impacted by the recent hurricanes across the Southern US. They are hiring bilingual Customer Service Reps to help families navigate the claims and relief efforts over the phone. You will be given a Spanish fluency test. Please visit: http://bit.ly/2iyqxHu for more info and to apply.

Oct 27 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 4 new photos.

Molly had been working with the Pikes Peak Workforce Center’s Young Adult Program! Today we celebrated Molly when she rang the home after finding employment at the Center at Centennial as a CNA! Congrats Molly!

Oct 26 2017

The Hiring Abilities Career Fair will be closing at 4pm, you still have time to stop by and meet employers who are hiring!

Oct 26 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 5 new photos.

The Hiring Abilities Career Fair is in full swing! Come down to the city auditorium where employers are hiring job seekers with disabilities!

Oct 26 2017

The Hiring Abilities Career Fair is now OPEN! The fair is open until 4pm at the City Auditorium to job seekers with disabilities, come see us!

Oct 26 2017

There is a Career Fair TODAY for job seekers with disabilities! Come join the Pikes Peak Workforce Center for the Hiring Abilities Fair at the Colorado Springs City Auditorium from 1-4 to meet employers ready to hire!

Oct 25 2017

Join us tomorrow at the Hiring Abilities Career Fair! Employers will be at the City Auditorium at 221 E. Kiowa St hiring job seekers with disabilities. The Career Fair is from 1-4pm register for this event at: bit.ly/HiringAbilities

Oct 25 2017

Our team members Mark and Deon received Certificates of Appreciation from the VA's certified Work Therapy Team!! Congrats to Mark and Deon and thank you for all of your hard work for the veterans in our community!

Oct 25 2017

Startek needs your help supporting families impacted by the recent hurricanes across the Southern US. They are hiring bilingual Customer Service Reps to help families naviage the claims and relief efforts over the phone. You will be given a Spanish fluency test. Please visit: http://bit.ly/2iyqxHu for more info and to apply.

Oct 24 2017

Veterans and Community Job Fair is happening on November 1st! Come join us at the Hotel Elegante and meet over 100 employers. Veterans, Active Duty, Guard and their spouses may enter at 1pm, the general public may enter at 2pm.

Oct 23 2017

Signal 88 can help you meet your law enforcement career goals, check out this week's Get a Job Monday!

It's about you and your law enforcement-related career goals when it comes to Signal 88 Security. Signal 88 could be the steppingstone for you to take that next leap in your job growth. Are you that person who is ready to go above and beyond to provide physical security to someone or someone's prope...

Oct 23 2017

Hiring Events for this week: Adecco on Tuesday 10/24 hiring Customer Service Reps/Call Center from 10-2pm, Luce Research Thursday 10/26 hiring Data Collection Specialists from 9-3:30, and People Ready Friday 10/27 connecting job seekers to positions ranging from constructiona to hospitality from 10-2pm. For more info on all upcoming hiring events: https://www.ppwfc.org/Hiring-Events/89

Oct 20 2017

Check out next week's hiring events today! https://www.ppwfc.org/Hiring-Events/89

Oct 18 2017

Check out this week's Get a Job Monday with ConcealFab!

A Colorado Springs organization could be your new career home. ConcealFab is a product development, engineering, design and manufacturing company. ConcealFab specializes in innovative RF-transparent antennae concealment solutions for government and commercial wireless. This is a multi-faceted facili...

Oct 18 2017

Current will be on-site today! They are hiring seasonal assemby and packing positions with flexible hours including weekends. They are here from 9-3:30pm today, stop by and apply!

Oct 16 2017

We have three hiring events this week! Atterro on Tues 10/17 hiring Customer Service Reps, Current on Wed 10/18 hiring seasonal assemblers and packers and Luce on Thurs 10/19 hiring Data Collection Specialists. Please visit our website to learn more and sign up for these events: https://www.ppwfc.org/Hiring-Events/89

Oct 13 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 4 new photos.

Sherry has been coming to the workforce center for a year and today she rang the gong! Using our Career Center Sherry had access to a computer and staff to help, plus she participated in our workshops and learned how to update her resume! Congrats Sherry, we are so happy for you!

Oct 13 2017

Sign up now for next week's hiring events! On Tuesday Atterro will be on-site hiring English and Bilingual Customer Service Reps for full time, contract positions. Current will be here on Wednesday 10/18 hiring seasonal assemblers and packers from 9-3:30pm. Please see https://www.ppwfc.org/Hiring-Events/89 for more info and to sign up!

Oct 12 2017

Today is the day! Hallcon will be here from 10-2pm hiring Railroad Crew Drivers, stop by the Pikes Peak Workforce Center to participate in this hiring event!

Oct 10 2017

Great Wolf Lodge is hiring! Check out Get a Job Monday!

Gazette's Eric Singer and the Pikes Peak Workforce Center team up to get you a new career. Great Wolf Lodge in Colorado Springs is ready to set you up with a...

Oct 09 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 3 new photos.

Team members Robin, Felicia, and Traci attended the grand opening of the Mill, Manufacturing Industry Learning Labs last week. High school students from Peyton and Widefield are learning woods manufacturing, cabinet finishing, and construction. The Mill was founded by Dean Mattson, an educator from Peyton who wants to fill the shortage of skilled workers in these trades and hopes to expand their training in the future!

Oct 09 2017

PPWFC is open today! We are open for normal business hours today, Monday 10/9!

Oct 09 2017

Hallcon will be on-site Thursday 10/12 from 10-2pm hiring Railroad Crew Drivers! They are looking for full time drivers to transport railroad conductors and engineers to Colorado Springs, apply online at www.hallcon.com and reserve your spot for this event: http://bit.ly/Hallcon.

Oct 09 2017

Our Job of the Week is for Correctional Officer with the State of Colorado, there are 100 openings for this position! See Job # 7148142 in https://www.connectingcolorado.com/ for more information and how to apply!

Oct 06 2017

Charter Communications will be on-site TODAY from 10-2pm! They are hiring Customer Service Representatives and Billing Agents, please apply online at http://jobs.spectrum.com prior to the attending the hiring event. You are always welcome in our Career Center to apply for jobs online for the hiring event!

Oct 05 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 2 new photos.

Kathleen rang the gong today and found employment! Kathleen stated she learned how to tailor her resume to the jobs she was applying for and gained Microsoft Office skills here at the workforce center, Congrats Kathleen!!!

Oct 04 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 4 new photos.

Philip found a job yesterday with Charter Communications!!! We celebrated Philip and he got to ring the gong, a tradition here at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center for job seekers who found employment. Philip was unemployed for a month and we are so happy for him, Congrats Philip!!

Oct 03 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 2 new photos.

Atterro and Great Wolf will be on-site TODAY! Atterro is seeking Customer Service Reps for full time contract positions paying $12/hour, reserve your space for this event: bit.ly/ATTERRO Great Wolf is filling multiple housekeeping positions for various shifts including weekends, please apply online at: https://jobs.greatwolf.com prior to the event, you can complete the application at the PPWFC in the Career Center! Reserve your space for this event: bit.ly/GreatWolfJobs

Oct 02 2017

The job of the week is for a Records Management Technician with Sumaria!

Oct 02 2017

Teller County Honors Veterans Friday 10/6 fro 12-3pm at the Aspen Mine Center in Cripple Creek!

Sep 29 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 2 new photos.

We have two hiring events this Tuesday 10/3 both from 10-2pm! Aterro is hiring Customer Service Reps for full time, contract positions starting at $12/hour. Reserve your spot here: bit.ly/ATTERRO Great Wolf is hiring various housekeeping positions for various shifts including weekends. Apply online at https://jobs.greatwolf.com and reserve your spot for this event here: bit.ly/GreatWolfJobs

Sep 27 2017

People Ready is here today! Stop by the Pikes Peak Workforce Center between 10 and 2 to participate in this hiring event. They have multiple open positions from electrician, labor, housekeeping, and more! Reserve your spot here: bit.ly/PeopleReady

Sep 26 2017

Check out this week's Get a Job Monday with a spotlight on job at Penrose St. Francis Health Services!

A statewide organization with two facilities in Colorado Springs is seeking talented, caring, health care professionals and support personnel to help them serve patients. Penrose-St. Francis Health Services has two full service hospitals with Penrose Main Hospital and Penrose-St. Francis Medical Cen...

Sep 25 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 2 new photos.

Two Hiring Events this week at PPWFC! People Ready Wednesday 9/27 10-2 Hiring part and full time, weekend, and temp work for numerous industries from construction to hospitality Reserve your spot: bit.ly/PeopleReady Luce Research Thursday 9/28 9-3:30 Hiring part time positions for phone/web market research, offers schedule flexibility with available shifts 7 days/week starting at $9.30/hour, reserve your spot: bit.ly/LuceR For more info on Hiring Events visit ppwfc.org

Sep 21 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 23 new photos.

Our 2017 Fall Job Fair connected 1,224 jobseekers with 145 employers & 2,500+ job opportunities today. Still looking for work? Employers & jobs are still listed on connectingcolorado.com in the virtual job fair or visit us in person or online at ppwfc.org #wechangelives

Sep 21 2017

The 2,500+ opportunities at our job fair today include jobs with local, state, and federal agencies to include the Colorado National Guard represented by Staff Sgt. Jenna Ashly & Sgt. Mattea Elliott. Our job fair is open until 3:30 pm today at the Colorado Springs Hotel Eleganté.

Sep 21 2017

Today until 3:30 pm: Sept 21 Fall Job Fair (for everyone) Registered & ready? Hotel Eleganté; 140+ employers/2K+ jobs, resume/interview assistance: ppwfc.org (Job Seeker Services then Job Fairs) *Jobs listed online/Employers listed below in comments:

Sep 21 2017

Meet Heather Luchka, an Air Force Veteran. Heather was hired today at our job fair as an assembly packer with Colorado Springs-based Current. She has been volunteering locally to help veterans during her job search which helped keep her resume up to date. "I'm super happy - it's a huge burden just lifted," said Heather. "My advice to any job seeker: don't let the search get you down -- stay positive, keep your ears open for opportunities and keep your resume ready." #wechangelives

Sep 21 2017

Proud to have El Paso County Commissioner Stan VanderWerf join our job fair today! Our job fair is ongoing until 3:30 pm: 140+ employers w/2,500+ jobs are at Hotel Eleganté! Employers/jobs listed connectingcolorado.com #wechangelives

Sep 21 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 17 photos and a video.

Our job fair is open to all: 140+ employers w/2,500+ jobs are at Hotel Eleganté! Employers/jobs listed connectingcolorado.com #wechangelives

Sep 21 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 9 new photos.

Our job fair is open - Veterans & Military spouses are meeting 140+ employers w/2,500+ jobs at Hotel Eleganté; Doors open to the public at 11 am. Employers/jobs listed connectingcolorado.com #wechangelives

Sep 21 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 9 new photos.

Today's the day! Over 140 employers arriving now w/2,500+ jobs at Hotel Eleganté; Doors open to Veterans & military spouses at 9:30 am/the public at 11 am. Employers/jobs listed connectingcolorado.com #wechangelives

Sep 21 2017

Today's the day! Over 140 employers arriving now w/2,500+ jobs at Hotel Eleganté; Doors open to Veterans & military spouses at 9:30 am/the public at 11 am. Employers/jobs listed connectingcolorado.com #wechangelives

Sep 20 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared a link.

An improved Colorado Springs economy means more people have jobs and employers have fewer qualified applicants to fill positions. As a result, 145 employers have registered to participate in the Pikes Peak Workforce Center's Fall Job Fair on Thursday - the agency's largest such event this year. The…

Sep 19 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared a link.

With Fall right around the corner, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is hoping to hire both permanent and seasonal full-time and part-time employees.

Sep 18 2017

Our Jobs of the Week page leads to 1,161 new opportunities this week: https://www.ppwfc.org/Jobs-of-the-Week/392

Sep 18 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center added 3 new photos.

3 Hiring Events for job seekers @PPWFC Fri-Thurs Perseverance Staffing, *Friday* Sept 22, Packaging Machine Operators; 2nd shift, 2-10:30pm, 3d shift 10 pm- 6:30am; $11.55-12.10/hr. Register: bit.ly/2f43VgJ PeopleReady, *Wednesday*, Sept 27, Heavy Equipment Operators; Plant Mixers; Packagers; Housekeeping; Electricians; General Labor; Maintenance Mechanic; more. P/T, F/T, wknds, Temp hours. Register: bit.ly/PeopleReady Luce, *Thursday* Sept 28, Data Collection Specialists. P/t schedules, Priority for bilingual speakers; $9.30/hr; bring two forms of ID. Register: bit.ly/LuceR

Sep 16 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared a link.

The giant e-commerce company hopes to inspire the companies to adopt workforce education and training programs.

Sep 15 2017

*Today! Sept 21 Fall Job Fair (for everyone) Registered & ready? Hotel Eleganté; 140+ employers/2K+ jobs, resume/interview assistance: ppwfc.org (Job Seeker Services then Job Fairs) *Jobs listed online/Employers listed below in comments:

Sep 15 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared Colorado Springs Chamber and EDC's post.

Following Amazon’s recent announcement to establish a second North American headquarters, the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce & EDC is in the process of developing Colorado Springs’ response to the project’s request for proposals. We're working in coordination with the State of Colorado and the City of Colorado Springs. https://coloradospringschamberedc.com/chamber-edc-preparing-response-amazons-hq2-request-proposals/

Sep 14 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared Colorado Springs Business Journal's post.

Wages in El Paso County track lower than counterparts across the state and the nation. Business owners need to increase wages.

Sep 14 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared Colorado Springs Business Journal's post.

Construction firms in Colorado find it difficult to hire hourly craft positions such as carpenters, concrete workers and electricians.

Sep 13 2017

Our Jobs of the Week page leads to 765 new opportunities this week: https://www.ppwfc.org/Jobs-of-the-Week/392

Sep 12 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared a link.

Nevada-based aerospace firm Sierra Nevada Corp. (SNC) said Monday it will hire 200 mechanics by year's end to modify a variety of military aircraft in an $11 million hangar the company just opened at the Colorado Springs Airport. The 60,000-square-foot hangar on the airport's westside allows SNC to…

Sep 12 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center updated their cover photo.

Sep 11 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center updated their cover photo.

Sep 10 2017

Effort to reinvigorate the building trades matures at rapid pace:

An aging workforce, a shortage of skilled craftsmen and the need to help noncollege-bound youths find their destiny have created a first in the nation: a construction trades certificate program for high school students that is funded by those working in the industry.

Sep 09 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared The Pikes Peak Workforce Center Youth Zone's post.

Congratulations to the young adult graduates of our most recent Work Readiness Series - Class 11! All graduates, pictured here with our staff, completed nationally-acclaimed work ethic & soft skills training, “Bring your A-Game to Work”. The training focusses on attendance, accountability, appearance, public speaking, extraordinary customer service and professional communication skills that are highly-valued in the workforce. The grads are now eligible to begin a one-week paid immersion with local employers in consideration for 360-hour paid internships in an in-demand career. Learn more at ppwfc.org #wechangelives

Sep 09 2017

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center shared WhirlyBall Colorado Springs's post.

Congratulations to our client, WhirlyBall, on their re-opening:

Want to WIN an Hour of #FREEWhirlyBall? To celebrate our Grand Re-Opening this Saturday at 2pm we want to give YOU a chance to win! To enter simply tag all the friends/co-workers/family members you would invite to play WhirlyBall! The winner will be announced this Saturday at 2 pm which is the same time as our Grand Re-Opening!

Sep 08 2017

Amazon seeks home city for a second HQ:

Amazon plans to build a second headquarters in a North American city to be determined, saying the new $5 billion campus will be a “full equal” to the company’s existing operations in its longtime home…

Sep 06 2017

Our Jobs of the Week page leads to 930 new opportunities this week: https://www.ppwfc.org/Jobs-of-the-Week/392