The HBA of Colorado Springs supports programs and partners with agencies to encourage workforce development in the local construction industry. The following are ways that HBA is helping to build a stronger, more skilled workforce in the Pikes Peak region.
Pikes Peak Workforce Center Job Fair TODAY
The Spring Job Fair of 2017 for job seekers age 18 and older is Wednesday, April 12 and features over 140 employers representing more than 3,000 open positions in all major job sectors. The event is from 11 AM to 3:30 PM at Hotel Eleganté, 2886 S. Circle Drive. Learn More
Careers in Construction
Careers in Construction is HBA's non-profit workforce development program that gives local high school students pathways to success in the building trades or beyond, whether they choose a trade school, a traditional college, or direct employment. With sustained funding, the program will help to grow a skilled workforce within the construction industry, as well as offer a promising future for young adults in our community.
Construction Careers Now
The Construction Careers Now program - workforce development initiative of Associated General Contractors and Colorado Contractors Association - consists of a 4-week Introduction to Construction Careers curriculum at the Emily Griffith Technical College. During the third week of the students will attend a hiring fair and meet numerous “eager to hire” construction contractors with career opportunities available now in the trade of your choice. Read a related article on the program.
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