AREA HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS CONNECT WITH LOCAL CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES FOR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES, JOBS

AREA HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS CONNECT WITH LOCAL CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES FOR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES, JOBS

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. – April 11, 2019 – Twenty-five local construction companies and more than one hundred students participated in Careers in Construction Colorado’s (CICC) Job Fair on April 3rd & 4th at the Citadel Mall. Careers in Construction (CIC), a workforce-development program powered by The Colorado Springs Housing & Building Association (CSHBA) and Associated […]

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New building will support Careers in Construction at D49

By: Jeanne Davant March 6, 2019, Updated: March 19, 2019 School District 49 will soon break ground for a new building at the Falcon Legacy Campus that will greatly expand the district’s programming for students interested in the Careers in Construction pathway. The new 4,800-square-foot building, adjacent to Patriot High School, will house expanded shop facilities […]

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Colorado Springs area high school students to build new homes under expansion of HBA trades program

By: Debbie Kelley March 7, 2019 Updated: March 11, 2019 Seventeen-year-old Dustin Carpenter didn’t see this one coming: As a junior at Mesa Ridge High in Widefield School District 3, he gets to build a house during class. “I’m really excited for it,” Carpenter said Thursday, while preparing to help unload a truck of donated building […]

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Careers in Construction: Program Growth Update and Projections

  Careers in Construction (CIC), established in 2015 by the Colorado Springs Housing & Building Association (CSHBA) and The Associated General Contractors-Colorado (AGC-C), is addressing the workforce shortage and dropout rates in El Paso County by putting skilled vocational education back in high schools. Due to tremendous program growth, in 2019, Careers in Construction Colorado […]

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Donations giving construction trades a new home in east Colorado Springs school district

By: Debbie Kelley March 2, 2019 Updated: March 4, 2019 A half-million dollar donation a nonprofit organization earmarked two years ago is finally on its way to fulfilling its intended purpose — a new building for School District 49’s Careers in Construction program. “This is a project that’s been years in the making,” said Kevin Walker, […]

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Local High Schools Partnering with Careers in Construction Colorado to Build On-Site Homes Beginning Spring 2019

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. – Feb. 11, 2019 – Launched in 2015, Careers in Construction, a workforce-development program powered by Colorado Springs Housing & Building Association (CSHBA) and Associated General Contractors-Colorado (AGC-C), has now evolved into its own 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization- Careers in Construction Colorado (CICC) and is quite literally building momentum. CICC recently launched its Home Build Program, […]

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HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS NETWORK WITH COLORADO CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES AT FIRST-ANNUAL CAREER PATHWAYS FAIR

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:                                                                                                                    Allie Hamilton Marketing and Communications Coordinator SANDIA Advertising O: (719)-602-1446 allie@sandiaadvertising.com HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS NETWORK WITH COLORADO CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES AT FIRST-ANNUAL CAREER PATHWAYS FAIR  COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. – Jan. 18, 2019 – Fifteen local construction companies and Careers in Construction (CIC), a workforce-development program powered by The Colorado Springs Housing & Building Association (CSHBA) and Associated General Contractors-Colorado (AGC-C), […]

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Meet The CIC Team

  Renee Zentz Housing & Building Association of Colorado Springs CEO- The CEO of the Housing & Building Association serves as a community and national ambassador and speaker for our program. CEO is responsible for top-level strategy and identifying and maintaining relationships with industry/business partners, sponsors and supporters, as well as workforce development partners. The […]

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About Company


Careers in Construction was launched in 2015 to help young people connect with construction trade education in the Pikes Peak and Southern Colorado regions - and to encourage our allies in the construction industry to join us in creating good career opportunities while helping their industries.

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4585 Hilton Parkway Colorado Springs, CO 80907

719-592-1800

Email: info@gobuildco.com