May 16, 2013 3:31 AM
Positive news this morning for those looking for work this summer. According to a Career Builder survey released overnight, 30% of employers plan to hire seasonal help, and 20% of those jobs will pay at least $16 an hour. Most of the jobs will be in the leisure and hospitality... more »
May 1, 2013 5:14 AM
There's a push to hire tens of thousands of veterans.
The chairman of the investment group Blackstone announced the initiative yesterday as part of a partnership with the White House. Blackstone plans to hire 50,000 veterans across its various companies over the next five years.
The chairman also... more »
April 16, 2013 11:49 AM
Category: News Position/Title: Content Producer Details: KOAA Television, the Cordillera-owned, consistent #1 NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs/Pueblo, CO seeks a Full time Content Producer to produce on-air newscasts and create online content for KOAA.com. We are looking for a true producer, not a show stacker; an aggressive individual with the... more »
April 9, 2013 3:05 AM
There's good news for job seekers looking for work this summer. According to a survey commissioned by Snag-a-Job, the summer hiring season may be the most promising in years with more managers hiring and wages on the upswing. More than 1,000 managers surveyed said they plan to hire an average... more »
March 21, 2013 11:25 AM
KOAA and KOAA.com, the Cordillera owned #1 NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs-Pueblo, CO, is seeking a Digital Media Marketing Director . KOAA/#1 NBC has immediate opening for progressive, multi-platform savvy marketing director. Responsible for planning, development and implementation of all of the organization's marketing strategies, marketing communications, and public relations... more »
January 25, 2013 1:11 PM
KOAA and KOAA.com, the Cordillera owned #1 NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs-Pueblo, CO, is seeking a Photojournalist. Candidate will gather facts, interviews and b-roll for stories as needed, both alone, and with a reporter. Post news and breaking news from the field to our social media platforms. There is a... more »
December 12, 2012 5:59 PM
KOAA's busy Marketing Department is searching for a creative and talented motion graphics artist.
Ideal candidate will have professional experience creating motion graphic elements, 3D animation, keying and compositing in After Effects, and logo design. This is not an entry level position and candidate must have motion graphics experience.... more »
June 1, 2012 7:06 PM
Job of the Day:
Perfect Teeth is searching for a dental assistant. This is a full time job; benefits are available.
Applicants are asked to have the proper training and certification.
Click here to learn more.
May 31, 2012 7:01 PM
Job of the Day:
The Penrose Hospital is looking for a full time barista.
They want applicants to have a minimum of six months experience in the food service industry.
A high school diploma or equivalent is necessary.
Click here to learn more.
May 24, 2012 7:07 PM
Job of the Day:
Peak Vista Community Health Centers is looking for an enrollment services specialist.
This is a full time job that offers benefits. Applicants are asked to have good customer service skills, and basic computer skills.
Click here to find out more about this job.
May 18, 2012 7:05 PM
Job of the Day:
AT&T is searching for a retail sales consultant. This is a full time position with the opportunity for benefits. Candidates will handle sales, inventory, customer sales and much more.
Applicants should have 1 to 3 years experience in sales.
For more information, click here.... more »
May 17, 2012 7:34 PM
Job of the Day:
The Broadmoor is looking for a groundskeeper to keep the golf course up to par.
This is a full time position. Duties include mowing, trimming, and bunker maintenance. Applicants need to have a basic knowledge of the game of golf, and be able to... more »
May 6, 2012 6:24 PM
U.S. employers added 115,000 jobs in April, which is 50,000 less than predicted, and the hardest hit are teens.
The school bell for summer is about to ring, which means teens are getting ready to punch the time clock. Economists are hopeful seasonal jobs will put a dent in... more »
March 8, 2012 6:45 AM
There's a job fair for teens in El Paso and Teller County.
The Youth Zone at the Pikes Peak Workforce center is specifically geared towards people age 16 to 21 who are looking for a part or full-time summer job.
It runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.... more »
March 6, 2012 2:57 PM
More than 300 young people are expected to attend a summer job fair for young people on Thursday.
WHO: Young adults, 16 through 21, looking for summer work. Over 300 young adults have pre-registered to attend.
WHAT: The annual Governor's Sumer Job Hunt Youth Job Fair sponsored by... more »
February 10, 2012 2:06 PM
Anyone who has ever been to an ice arena has seen it, that big tractor shaped machine that is used to smooth over the ice. Well, if you've ever wondered what it would be like to drive the Zamboni, then here's your chance.
The Sertich Ice Arena is currently... more »
January 16, 2012 3:29 PM
If you have an interest in research and strong writing skills, check out our Job of the Day.
Peak Vista Community Health Centers is hiring a fulltime grant writer. The right candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in English, Communications, Business or a related field. The position requires research,... more »
September 21, 2011 8:16 PM
Want to be a true enterprise journalist at a station that supports true comprehensive storytelling, in one of the top 5 places to live in the country and at a #1 News Station? Well then apply today at KOAA/NBC Colorado Springs, Pueblo for a Reporter/Multi Media Journalist opening. This reporter... more »
September 8, 2011 5:48 AM
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) - Call it another sign of Colorado struggling job market - aspiring ski resort workers headed to a jobs fair Thursday in Aspen are being asked to set up online appointments first and fill out applications in advance.
The Aspen Times reports that The Aspen Skiiing... more »
September 2, 2011 9:14 AM
The job report is out, and employers added no net workers last month and the unemployed rate was unchanged. This is a sign that many were nervous the U.S. Economy is a risk of slipping into another recession.
The Labor Department says total payrolls were unchanged in August, the... more »
August 25, 2011 1:11 PM
Morning/Noon News Anchor in Beautiful Colorado Springs Market
KOAA Television, the Cordillera owned #1 News and NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs/Pueblo, CO has an opening for an early morning anchor/reporter. The successful candidate will join a great #1 team of anchors and news production professionals. We are seeking a... more »
April 25, 2011 12:18 PM
The Pikes Peak Workforce Center is offering paid internships to out-of-high-school young adults in El Paso and Teller Counties.
Applicants must be 17 through 21, from low-income families, and must qualify for the Workforce Investment Act Youth program. They can be high school graduates, dropouts, or college students. There... more »
April 12, 2011 7:46 PM
Cordillera owned, KOAA/NBC, has an immediate opening for Director of Sales.
Lead the #1 sales team, #1 television station and #1 web/digital properties in the Colorado Springs DMA.
We are looking for a contemporary broadcast leader who has aspirations to lead teams and stations. Must be able to... more »
March 25, 2011 1:48 PM
DENVER (AP) - State officials say Colorado's unemployment rate rose to 9.3 percent in February, even though the state added 3,000 non-farm jobs.
The Department of Labor and Employment said Friday that the increase in jobs wasn't enough to offset an increase in the number of people looking for... more »
March 23, 2011 12:42 PM
Content Producer (aka Producer)
KOAA-TV News First 5, the NBC Affiliate in Southern Colorado is looking for an experienced, aggressive, creative producer with a positive attitude. Must be able to multi-task, perform under pressure and make quick decisions under intense daily deadlines. Passion for breaking news and clear, concise... more »
March 8, 2011 2:38 PM
Pueblo Community College will conduct a Technology Job Fair & Career Expo on Friday.
The fair has 2 focuses: Employers looking to hire qualified people and promoting academic technical programs that PCC offers to students.
It happens from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Gorsich Advanced Technology... more »
February 16, 2011 7:16 PM
El Paso County and Teller County will host a Youth Job Fair on March 15 for those 16 to 21 years old.
There is no charge to attend but pre-registration is recommended.
WHO: Youth between the ages of 16 and 21 who are looking for full-time or part-time... more »
February 10, 2011 9:58 AM
Lockheed Martin has an opening in Colorado Springs for an electronics maintenance technician.
If you don't already have a Secret Clearance, you should be eligible to obtain one.
Desired experience: "Experience with Air Force communication networks and mission control centers at Schriever AFB and the 50th Space Wing... more »
February 1, 2011 10:04 AM
Colorado Springs Utilities has an opening for a Messaging Systems Administrator. Starting pay is $69,076 to $105,341, depending on experience.
"The Messaging Systems Administrator will work on a 24 x 7 Messaging team that supports Lotus Notes (server/client) and our replacement mail solution Microsoft Exchange, Blackberry, Instant Messaging and... more »
January 31, 2011 10:40 AM
If you've been laid off from your construction job, this could be the perfect fit.
Schriever AFB has two openings for civilian maintenance mechanics.
The number one requirement is, "Knowledge of carpentry methods and techniques and skill in constructing, installing, repairing, and modifying wood structures."
Starting pay... more »
January 28, 2011 10:44 AM
Peterson AFB in Colorado Springs has two openings for civilian electricians. You'll be federal employees with benefits.
The deadline to apply is Monday.
Starting pay is $20.15 - $23.53 /hour.
MORE INFORMATION more »
January 26, 2011 10:49 AM
Air Force Reserve Headquarters in Colorado Springs has an opening for a Medical Administrative Specialist.
Starting pay is $52,252.00 - $67,931.00 /year.
The deadline to apply is Feb. 1.
January 18, 2011 4:32 PM
Pueblo County's Public Works Director may be out of a job. Greg Severance reportedly held the position for 12 years, but today commissioners voted to rewrite his job description.
Commissioners now want a civil engineer to run the department, which they believe will be more efficient for the county.... more »
January 17, 2011 8:39 AM
Booz Allen Hamilton has an opening in Colorado Springs for a Logistics Analyst.
The position requires some traveling.
MORE INFORMATION more »
November 23, 2010 1:05 PM
PETCO in Colorado Springs is looking for a Pet Stylist/Groomer.
Some of the duties include basic grooming services such as brushing, bathing, and conditioning animals. The stylist is also expected to write and send reminder cards to customers who haven't been in for grooming services for more than three... more »
October 13, 2010 12:05 PM
Pueblo West has a new district manager, for the third time in the past year and a half. Jack Johnston was unanimously approved by metro district board members at Tuesday night's meeting. "I'm excited about it," said Johnston, who's been a resident of Pueblo West since 2006. Johnston is the... more »
October 7, 2010 10:45 AM
The Colorado Department of Human Services has an opening for a custodian in Pueblo.
This state job has full benefits, including PERA retirement. Starting pay is $1900 - $2600 per month.
The deadline to apply is Oct. 18.
You must have a valid driver's license and you... more »
October 6, 2010 11:37 AM
Unsuccessful Senate candidate Andrew Romanoff has landed a new job at an anti-poverty group that helps farmers in developing countries.
The Democrat tells The Denver Post that he'll work for Lakewood-based International Development Enterprises, where he'll travel frequently.
The former state House speaker turned down being considered for... more »
October 6, 2010 11:05 AM
Pueblo Community College has an opening for a structural trades worker. You must have experience with carpentry, electrical, plumbing, HVAC and locksmithing.
Starting pay is $2,800 per month, with state benefits and PERA retirement. The deadline to apply is Monday, Oct. 11.
Online information and application
October 5, 2010 11:58 AM
Fort Carson has an opening for a civilian paramedic. You will be responsible for responding to accidents, illnesses and other emergencies on post.
This is a federal job with the following benefits:
Comprehensive health and life insurance
Generous retirement programs
Paid holidays,... more »
September 20, 2010 1:47 PM
Colorado Springs Utilities has four openings for Customer Account Service Representatives. The starting pay is $13.50 - $20 per hour, depending upon experience.
You should have a high school diploma or GED, with six months experience in a call center or other customer-oriented position.
You'll receive PERA retirement.... more »
September 7, 2010 11:55 AM
The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment has an opening for a Hearings Officer in Colorado Springs. You must have at least three years of experience in criminal or civil justice areas, dispute resolution, or as an adjudicator or practicing attorney.
Starting pay is $4700 - $6800 per month,... more »
September 1, 2010 9:43 AM
The Colorado Division of Wildlife is hiring District Wildlife Managers. This is one of the few entry-level positions in the wildlife field that allows a recent college graduate or a seasoned professional seeking a career change the opportunity to have an immediate impact on wildlife. Responsibilities include: wildlife management, law... more »
August 27, 2010 12:20 PM
The USOC has an immediate opening for an Administrative Specialist at its Colorado Springs headquarters.
The pay is $10 - $14 per hour.
* Maintains HRIS databases for new hire record creation, benefit enrollments and changes, COBRA, LOA's and terminations * Provide administrative support for... more »
August 23, 2010 12:17 PM
Oracle/MS SQL Server DBA Lead -- Do you know what all that stuff means? Good! Colorado Springs Utilities has an opening for you.
Starting Pay range: $75,000 to $112,000.
The deadline to apply is noon on Friday. more »
August 20, 2010 11:29 AM
Bechtel has an opening for a technical writer/editor in Pueblo at its Chemical Depot project. The position is aimed at a recent college graduate with a degree in Journalism, Communications or a related field.
Apply by Aug. 26.
CLICK HERE TO APPLY
August 19, 2010 11:51 AM
Colorado Springs Utilities has an opening in its Data Warehouse/Business Intelligence area. This person will be responsible for providing professional, complex, senior-level Hyperion reporting and analysis.
The starting pay range, depending upon experience, is $68,000 to $101,000.
You must apply by noon next Monday. more »
August 19, 2010 9:29 AM
New applications for unemployment insurance reached the half-million mark last week for the first time since November, a sign that employers are likely cutting jobs again as the economy slows.
The Labor Department said Thursday that initial claims for jobless benefits rose by 12,000 last week to 500,000, the... more »
July 27, 2010 9:53 AM
A German-based renewable energy company is moving its U.S. wind-energy headquarters from Cleveland to Boulder in September.
The company, juwi, already has its U.S. solar headquarters in Boulder. The move of its wind-energy headquarters is expected to bring 20 jobs to Boulder.
Company officials say that the location... more »
July 23, 2010 2:00 PM
The Pikes Peak Work Force Center will offer a class each Wednesday that might help you start a new career. It's called Career Scene Investigation, or CSI, a take-off of the popular cop investigation show.
The class runs Wednesdays from 1:30 to 3:30 and includes hands on tools to... more »
June 23, 2010 2:10 PM
Penrose St. Francis Medical Center in Colorado Springs has an opening for a Medical Assistant. The full time job requires at least a high school diploma or GED. Prefer completion of accredited MA program or 1-3 years of experience. Direct patient care includes obtaining vital signs and lab specimens, chart... more »
June 22, 2010 1:54 PM
Complete Home Healthcare is looking for a Physical Therapist. The agency serves clients along the Front Range, including in Colorado Springs, Pueblo and Canon City. The applicant must have a current Colorado PT license, current CPR training, one year of experience and must be able to travel to the homes... more »
June 4, 2010 12:54 PM
Democratic Senate challenger Andrew Romanoff continues his 100-city campaign tour today with stops in Pueblo and Colorado Springs.
Romanoff says he wants to focus on his campaign to unseat incumbent Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet. But Romanoff has been dogged by questions about an alleged attempt by the White House... more »
June 3, 2010 5:41 PM
The Women's Resource Agency is asking for local employers to provide job training opportunities to women who have been in jail.
The organization, which for nearly 40 years has been helping women of all ages and situations attain and maintain financial independence, received a $100,000 contract from the Colorado... more »
June 2, 2010 4:55 PM
Administration officials dangled the possibility of a job for former Colorado House Speaker Andrew Romanoff last year in hopes he would forego a challenge to Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet. Administration officials on Wednesday declined to specify the job that was floated or the name of the administration official who approached... more »
March 29, 2010 12:33 PM
Here's what I'm working on today. A private prison in Walsenburg is closing its doors, resulting in layoffs for up to 188 people. The city's unemployment rate is 10.2%--Now it's expected to climb higher. How is the city dealing with the job loss? I'm trying to set up an interview... more »
March 2, 2010 1:35 PM
In this economy many people are still looking for jobs. CSU-Pueblo will host its annual Spring Career Fair on Wednesday, March 3. The event will be located in the Occhiato University Center from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. "The Career Fair will be of special interest to all CSU-Pueblo students-not... more »