The Pikes Peak Workforce Center is hosting a Young Adult Job Fair from 12:15-4:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 10, at the Southeast Armed Services YMCA, 2190 Jet Wing Drive.

Sixty employers are expected to be at the fair, which is geared toward people ages 16-24, according to a PPWFC news release, which added that more than 20 employers will hire young adults ages 16 and 17.

A variety of employers will be present from industries such as communications, construction, landscaping, health care, government, law enforcement, hospitality, entertainment and information technology.

“We are delighted to be able to help hundreds of young adults have access to dozens of employers in one location,” said Debbie Shackelford, programs manager at PPWFC, in the release. “It’s always encouraging to see their enthusiasm as they meet with numerous employers. Many will end up being interviewed that day or called in later for follow-up interviews — the Young Adult Job Fair may be the start of their careers!”

Job Fair attendees should bring several resumé copies. For faster admittance, attendees may register in

For more information and a list of participating employers, visit

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