YOU MUST RESERVE YOUR PLACE AT EACH HIRING EVENT
To attend a hiring event at the 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 (below). *Note: Veterans and other covered persons are entitled to priority of service in all U.S. Department of Labor funded employment and training programs in accordance with Public Law 107-288. If you qualify for priority of service and receive a message indicating the Hiring Event has reached capacity, call: (719) 677-3814.
Unless otherwise noted, all Hiring Events are held at the PPWFC main office, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Colorado Springs, 80907.
NOTE: THIS SCHEDULE CHANGES OFTEN!
Luce Research Hiring Event: August 23 & 31, 2017, from 9:00 am to 3:30 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 $9.30/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 Monday to Friday between the hours of 9am to 4pm to apply.
Conduent Hiring Event: Thursday, August 24, 2017, from 9 am to 3 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Wireless Customer Service Representative - Job Responsibilities: Respond to, handle and resolve customer inquiries, provide customers with product and service information, process orders, forms and applications. Identify and escalate customer issues and handle customer billing questions. Skills/Abilities: Ability to deliver outstanding customer service, excellent listening skills, ability to offer products and services, strong empathy skills, ability to problem solve and multi-task, attention to detail, negotiation skills, positive dynamic personality, ability to adapt to a fast-paced environment and typing skills of 20 wpm or more. Experience/Requirements: Ability to navigate in a Windows environment, six months or more experience in a customer service environment preferred. Ability to demonstrate continuous employment/work history and high school diploma or equivalent. Come prepared to take an assessment and to be interviewed.
Firm Solutions Bookkeeping Clerks Hiring Event: Thursday, August 24, 2017 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Briargate-area bookkeeping office is looking for a motivated addition to our staff! We offer a supportive team environment for the flexible self-starter who can multi task while maintaining accuracy. No bookkeeping experience necessary as we will train you. Hours and Salary: Full Time (40 hrs/wk), Monday to Friday, 8 am to 5 pm, $13/hr with benefit options. Physical Requirements: Must be able to remain in a stationary position 83% of the time, constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as 10 key, scanner, computer and printer. If you like to stay busy and are up for a challenge, please bring an updated resume, and prepare to be interviewed.
Ace Hardware RSC Hiring Event: Friday, August 25, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. At the Ace Hardware Colorado Springs Retail Support Center, helpful isn’t just a word, it’s what we are all about. The role of a material handler is imperative in keeping the shelves stocked and our customers happy. You can expect full-time work, competitive pay ($12/hour), an incentive plan, affordable benefits, matched 401(k), and generous paid time off. If you have reliable transportation, are available to work overtime on a regular basis, can lift 50-80 pound over and over, and spend the whole work day on your feet, pass a background and drug test, and enjoy great employee-only damaged goods sales, you should check out what Ace Hardware has to offer to our Warehouse Workers.
Elwood Staffing Services Hiring Event: Tuesday, August 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. We are committed to making it easy for you to connect to steady work, work that matches your preferences and skills, work that allows you to learn and grow. Our team will get to know you and connect you with jobs that will match your needs. We work hard every day to find the best jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work. We offer part-time, full-time, and temporary work for numerous industries from construction to manufacturing as well as skilled positions, and positions for those just entering the workforce. We are currently hiring for multiple positions including • CNC Machinists • Assemblers • Housekeeping • Data Entry • Construction General Laborers • Carpenters just to name a few.
PeopleReady Hiring Event: Wednesdays, August 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. We are committed to making it easy for you to connect to steady work, work that matches your preferences and skills, work that allows you to learn and grow. Our team will get to know you and connect you with jobs that will match your needs. We work hard every day to find the best jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work. We offer part-time, full-time, weekend and temporary work for numerous industries from construction to hospitality as well as skilled positions, and positions for those just entering the workforce. We are currently hiring for multiple positions including • Heavy Equipment Operators • Plant Mixers • Packagers • Electrician • General Labor • Maintenance Mechanic just to name a few.
Microchip Hiring Event: September 1, 2017 from 11 am to 4 pm at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, providing low-risk product development, lower total system cost and faster time to market for thousands of diverse customer applications worldwide. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Microchip offers outstanding technical support along with dependable delivery and quality. We are currently looking for Production Specialist to join our team at our Colorado Springs location. This is an entry level position paying between $12.15-$14.35/hour.
Firstsource Hiring Event: Friday, September 1, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Firstsource is looking for self-motivated, positive professionals with strong communication, computer and problem-solving abilities. We will host immediate interviews for those who qualify. We offer flexible Monday thru Friday shifts between 9a- 6:30p, and have Part-Time and Full-Time schedules available. Our next training class will provide complete skill sets to individuals looking for an exciting opportunity in the Healthcare industry, taking in-bound phone calls and providing outstanding customer service. Join the 24,000+ employees who have already discovered the source of opportunity and success!
WIS International Hiring Event: Tuesday, September 5, & Friday, September 15, 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. Must apply at w3.wisintl.com before coming to the hiring event. Follow the Careers link to search for keyword Inventory Associate under the location of Colorado Springs. Come prepared and dressed to interview.
Kelly Services Hiring Event: Wednesday, September 6, 2017. Position: Packaging Operator We are now seeking for MULTIPLE POSITIONS for our client located in Monument, CO. No previous experience required! Positions are entry-level and candidates must only be 18 years old and have a GED to be eligible. Compensation: $11.00 to $12.10 per hour plus available overtime. Benefits Include: Competitive pay, access to a comprehensive employee benefits package including health, prescription, vision, dental, and life and short-term disability insurance, paid service bonus and holidays, portable 401(k) plans, recognition and incentive programs, access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center and more! Fills customer orders for finished goods by picking parts from flow racks/pick-to-light/cabinets/shelving units, packs completed orders, checks accuracy of parts and prepares them for shipment, pick items from flow racks/pick-to-light/cabinets/shelving units following order sheets, place in boxes, and place in appropriate area for checking and packing. Pack items in proper container - bags or boxes - based on appropriate packing procedures, checks order for correctness. This includes placement of labels and shipping information, completes paperwork as necessary for data processing; re-stocks packing station as necessary from surplus area; participates in cycle counts and other related inventory tasks as needed. Packaging finished products in both clean and not-clean room environments. This includes but is not limited to boxing, labeling, shrink wrap and verifying paperwork.