Aurora, Colorado - Best City to Live and Work

  • Jobs in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device, and Diagnostic Industries
  • Companies, Real Estate, Schools
  • If you're looking for a friendly and exciting city with a spirited sense of community, look no further than Aurora, Colorado (JOBS).

    Nationally recognized for its safety and numerous parks, Aurora's 276,393 residents pride themselves on, and participate in, the development of their community. Initiatives include: Aurora's Art in Public Places, which exhibits traditional, abstract, and community-involvement projects in eight locations across the city; and the Spirit of Aurora, a group of citizens that focus on cultural diversity, small business development, services for youth and seniors, and parks and recreation. And with more than 8,000 recreation programs and 80 parks to choose from, you have plenty of reasons for getting out and meeting your neighbors in Aurora.

    Feeling active? Being only an hour's drive to the awesome Rockies, you can take in a run, or 10, at one of its seven ski areas and resorts. If the cold isn't your thing, don't worry – Aurora has more than 300 days of sunshine a year and a mild and dry climate. Take advantage of the sunny weather and go sailing or fishing at the local public reservoirs, or play a round on one of Aurora's seven award-winning golf courses. And after a day of activity, you'll enjoy refueling at one of Aurora's more than 100 ethnic restaurants and markets.

    And being only minutes east of Denver (JOBS), there's something for every sports fan – whether it's the Colorado Avalanche on the ice, the Nuggets on the court, the Rockies on the diamond, or the Broncos or the Crush on the field.

    Colorado has a thriving industry, comprised of biotechnology, medical device, pharmaceutical, health care providers, research institutions and those businesses that provide critical services and products to bioscience companies. Some of the companies you will find include: Ceragenix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., ARCA Discovery Inc., Accelr8 Technology Corporation, Accera, Inc., Allos Therapeutics, Inc., ARCA biopharma, Array BioPharma, Inc. and BaroFold, Inc..

    Bringing together these companies is the Colorado BioScience Association, which works to shape the policies and developing the programs to help Colorado's bioscience and medical device companies grow and prosper.

    Check out job opportunities by visiting the BioSpace Career Center. Here you will find the life sciences most premier career events which showcase an array of local employers. At the Career Center homepage you can even check out video to see what the career fair experience is like and hear what job seekers and employers have to say.

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    Government City of Aurora
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      Aurora Association of Realtors
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      Cherry Creek School District
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      Arapahoe Community College (Littleton)
      Colorado Christian University (Lakewood)
      Community College of Aurora (Aurora)
      Front Range Community College (Westminster)
      Johnson & Wales University (Denver)
      Metropolitan State College of Denver
      Red Rocks Community College (Lakewood)
      Regis University (Denver)
      University of Colorado - Denver
      University of Colorado Health Sciences Center (Denver)
      University of Denver
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