Public safety career presentation planned

An event will offer information about careers in public safety.

An open house and informational session is set for 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Mesa County Workforce Center, 512 29 1/2 Road in Grand Junction. The session also will be available via Skype starting at 6:45 p.m. by visiting the website at

Representatives from the workforce center and City of Grand Junction will offer information. Representatives from Colorado Mesa University and Western Colorado Community College also will be on hand to provide information about educational opportunities.

A hiring event is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 16 at the workforce center for open positions in public safety, including firefighters, police officers, paramedics and 911 call taker.