KUSA - The Governor's Summer Job Hunt for Teens kicks off Wednesday with two youth job fairs.
The Adams County Youth Job Fair runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday at the Adams County Regional Park Exhibition Hall on 9755 Henderson Road in Brighton.
The Broomfield Workforce Center's 11th annual Youth Resource and Job Fair will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday at the Chateaux at Fox Meadows, 13600 Xavier Lane. The event offers job opportunities for young people 16 to 21 and will include prizes and giveaways for attendees.
Companies at the Fairs with immediate and summer jobs openings include:
Accent Landscaping, Inc.
Apollo Aquatics, Inc.
City of Broomfield
City of Westminster
Elitch Gardens Theme Park and Water Park
Lowe's Home Improvement
Arapahoe/Douglas Youth in the Works! is hosting a Get A Job Fair on March 27 from 3:00-6;00 p.m. at the Aurora Mnicipal Center, 15151 E. Alameda Parkway.
Youth Job Fairs signal the start of the 2013 Governor's Summer Job Hunt Program. Now in its 34th year, the program matches young people's skills and interests with employment opportunities. Last year, the program assisted almost 44,000 young people in finding summer jobs.
The Adams County Workforce Center will also stage an "online" version of the job and resource fair on February 27 and 28. The web job and resource fair takes place at www.connectingcolorado.com
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