Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Workforce Center opens satellite branch for in-person appointments

Posted By on Wed, Jul 15, 2020 at 1:00 AM

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Pikes Peak Workforce Center has opened a temporary location to serve job-seekers in person by appointment only.

The new location, at 1049 N. Academy Blvd., will stay open through Dec. 11. The facility is large enough to serve 50 people at a time, at computers spaced 6 feet apart.

Appointments are for two hours, with 30 minutes in between for staff to sanitize the computer stations. Job seekers can schedule their time by calling 719-667-3700 or by visiting

“We are thrilled to finally be able to serve our customers in person again,” Traci Marques, CEO and executive director at PPWFC, said in a news release. The building has been leased with funding from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act. 

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center is an American Job Center serving El Paso and Teller counties. It connects vital businesses with work-ready job seekers and employer-driven services and provides no-cost job seeker services, including résumé assistance and interview training.

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