Career Exploration 

My Colorado Journey 

  • New statewide career exploration/planning platform that is the successor to College In Colorado. Connects individuals to work, education and support services exploration and action planning.
  • Tools and resources available on platform: CareersInColorado; Career Pathways; Money 101; Interest survey; College Admissions Tool for Colorado; College Opportunity Fund.
  • https://www.mycoloradojourney.com/journey

 Careers In Colorado 

My Next Move – O*NET Interest Profiler

 Finding Job/Starting Careers 

National Reach

 National Job Boards:

U.S. Department of Labor – Apprenticeship Finder

Colorado Focused Sites

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment – Connecting Colorado 

  • Connecting Colorado is part of a state and county-run system that delivers immediate, tangible results for your future. You can post your résumé, apply for a specific job or do a self-directed job search through our jobs database.
  • https://www.connectingcolorado.com/#

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment – Jobs & Training

Colorado Apprenticeship Information

CO Department of Labor and Employment partners with the local workforce system, US Department of Labor, and other state agencies to implement a high-quality registered apprenticeship system – Apprenticeships, Events, Partners: https://cdle.colorado.gov/apprenticeship

General directory – list of apprenticeship programs in Colorado: https://cdle.colorado.gov/apprenticeship-directory

 Andrew Hudson’s Jobs List: https://andrewhudsonsjobslist.com/ 

Non-Profit Jobs – Colorado Non-Profit Association: https://www.coloradononprofits.org/careers/nonprofit-jobs

State of Colorado Job Opportunities: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/colorado

Youth Focused Opportunities

CareerWise Colorado 

Mile High Youth Corps

  • Nonprofit organization established in 1992 to give youth ages 16 to 24 a chance to earn an income and learn hands-on job skills while serving in their communities.
  • https://www.milehighyouthcorps.org/

City Year Denver

  • Supporting the development, growth and success of students in systemically under resourced schools. City Year AmeriCorps Member Role: Student Success Coach.  Between ages 18-25 by 7/1/2020 with HS diploma or GED equivalent.
  • https://www.cityyear.org/

Employment Trends

Colorado LMI Gateway

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Local Workforce

Denver Economic Development & Opportunity

  • Denver Workforce Services serves as a comprehensive employment and training resource for jobseekers and employers throughout Denver.
    • Free training and workshops / Job Fairs and Hiring Events
  • Three physical Locations:
    • Denver Workforce Center – Westside, 1200 Federal Blvd., 1st Floor 80204, (Denver Human Services building) 720.930.4331
    • Denver Workforce Center – Montbello, 4685 Peoria St., Suite 251 80239, (Arie P. Taylor building) 720.930.4063
    • Denver Workforce Center – DEN (Denver International Airport), 8500 Peña Blvd., 5th Floor 80249, (Main terminal building) 303.342.2590 

Virtual Job Shadow