Colorado Springs' health care industry is experiencing strong job growth. Local employers posted 56 new jobs over the past week and 206 in the last month, ranking second among local industries, according to ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace.
The health care sector also came in second, in terms of local employers adding new jobs. In the past month, 39 companies listed open jobs for Colorado Springs-based workers in that area.
Top companies hiring locally in health care include Centura Health, AACO Health Care and BrightStar Care.
Jobs posted by Centura Health in the past month in Colorado Springs included registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and health care technicians, while AACO Health Care was hiring registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and certified nursing assistants, and BrightStar Care sought registered nurses and certified nursing assistants.