Career Events Calendar

A variety of job and career fairs take place across the state to bring job seekers and employers together. Attending an event will help to expand your network, creating opportunities to engage with and get feedback from employers. It's a great way to connect with future employers.

If you would like your upcoming Michigan Job or Career Fair listed on this calendar, please submit your information to us for consideration. In addition, Talent Connect staff are available to provide information and/or cyber café resources at job and career fair events. To request staff to attend your event or to find out more, contact us.


July 2016

July 28, 2016 Greenleaf Hospitality Employer of the Day 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S Burdick St
Kalamazoo , MI 49001
269-383-2536
Hiring candidates with all levels of experience: Room Attendants, Laundry Attendants, Housekeeping, Maintenance, Security, Building Services, Dishwashers, Cooks, Hosts, Bartenders & Servers, Sous Chef, Atrium + More! Apply online at www.joingreenleaf.com.

July 28, 2016 Dean Transportation Hiring Event
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
West Michigan Works!
36 Applewood Drive NW
Sparta, MI 49345
616-336-8467
Dean Transportation is hiring Bus Drivers for Sparta Area Schools. Free CDL training provided! Career advancement opportunities available!

July 28, 2016 Job Fair 
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Michigan Works!
195 N Michigan Ave
Shelby, MI 49455
231-981-4230
Open interviews for all entry level positions including production 1st and 2nd shift, Quality 2nd shift, and Sanitation. We offer medical, dental, vision and company paid life insurance and paid time off after completion of 90 day probationary period. Retirement plan with 100% company match after qualifying for plan.

July 28, 2016 Hiring Event 
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Bella Senior Care
600 Pine Street
Clare, MI 48617
989-424-6500
On the spot interviews for in-home caregivers. Please fill out an online application on our website to make the process go faster. These interviews will also be available in Big Rapids at the Michigan Works! Building. Any questions, please call 989-424-6500.

July 28, 2016 Onsite Interviews with Dean Transportation
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Capital Area Michigan Works!
2110 South Cedar Street
Lansing, MI 48910
A representative from Dean Transportation will be conducting onsite interviews

Flag for Veterans July 28, 2016 Employer of the Day Jackson Public Schools
12:00 PM- 3:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southeast
209 E. Washington Avenue, Suite 100
Jackson, MI 49201
517-647-7765
METS (Michigan Educational Transportation Services) The transportation provider for Jackson Public Schools is hiring! Open positions are available for substitute school bus drivers as well as school bus monitors. These are perfect positions for snow birds, retirees, veterans, and parents who want a schedule that matches their children's school schedule. Please bring your resume and be prepared to be interviewed.

July 28, 2016 Pinnacle Foods Job Fair
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint
711 North Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48505
Pinnacle Foods is NOW HIRING for their 2016 Green Season. 2nd shift available. Looking for Toppers. Pay ranges by position from $8.50 - $15.00 per hour. Seasonal opportunity, full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18+ years old.

July 29, 2016 Job Fair 
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Crescent Academy
17570 Twelve Mile Road
Southfield, MI 48076
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with Crescent Academy to provide their substitute teachers. We are hiring for immediate placement. Individuals must enjoy working with school age students, must be dependable and willing to contribute to the school.

Flag for Veterans July 29, 2016 Michigan You’re Hired Job Expo 
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Marriott Hotel – Troy
200 West Big Beaver Road
Troy, MI 48084
734-956-4550
You’re Hired Job Expo will feature recruiters from 50 companies with positions available in the following career fields: Engineering, Information Technology, Skilled Trades, Manufacturing, Blue-collar Labor, Production, Industrial, General Labor, Customer Services, Retail, Management, Restaurant, Accounting, Banking, Office Support, Clerical, Seasonal, Holiday Jobs, Data Entry, Call Center, Installation, Technical, Machining, Electrical, Mortgage, Financial Planning, Insurance, Education, Truck Driving, Real Estate, Nursing, Rehabilitation, Human Services, and other career fields. Job opportunities are available for experienced candidates, veterans, interns, blue-collar workers, college graduates and entry-level job seekers. Candidates should be prepared to interview with recruiters onsite, bring 50 resume copies and dress for success. You’re Hired Job Expo is “Free” for all job seekers to attend, interview early, forward your email to troy@jobfairgiant.com. Several job workshops will take place throughout the day for job seekers that need assistance finding jobs.
Workshops Include:
• 10:15 am – 10:30 am How to Write an Online Resume
• 2:00 pm-2:15 pm Summer Job Search Techniques.
For more information visit our website at www.JobFairGiant.com

July 30, 2016 Denso Job Fair 
9:00 AM- 2:00 PM
DENSO Manufacturing Michigan
One Denso Road
Battle Creek, MI 49037
DENSO is looking to fill more than 60 direct hire manufacturing and skilled trades jobs.

August 2016

August 1, 2016 PESG Job Fair for Muskegon Area Schools 
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Muskegon Area ISD
630 Harvey Street, S.E.
Muskegon, MI 49442
866-282-9009
PESG in partnering with Muskegon area schools provides their substitute teachers, paraprofessionals & custodians. We are hiring. Individuals must enjoy working with school age students, must be dependable and willing to contribute to the school team to support the education of the students. For more information, please email misupport@mypesg.com.

August 2, 2016 Employer of the Day – Express Employment
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southeast Lenawee Service Center
1040 S. Winter Street, Suite 1040
Adrian, MI 49221
517-266-5627
Express Employment Professionals is hiring for multiple organizations in Lenawee County area. There are positions in Onsted and Clinton. The three organizations are Hardwoods of Michigan, Natural American Foods, and Michigan Pallet. Open positions include: Stacking/ Sorting Line Associate Lumber Yard Agent

August 2, 2016 Pinnacle Foods Job Fair
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint
711 North Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48505
Pinnacle Foods is NOW HIRING for their 2016 Green Season. 2nd shift available. Looking for Toppers. Pay ranges by position from $8.50 - $15.00 per hour. Seasonal opportunity, full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18+ years old.

August 2, 2016 Open Interviews – Hiring Event 
10:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Speedway #8491
3510 Elizabeth Lake Road
Waterford, MI 48327
248-322-4722
Speedway is a growing company that offers stability and advancement opportunity. As a retailer, we also offer a fantastic benefit package for part time and full-time employees. We are currently looking for individuals with the right attitude and qualifications to fill management positions. I would love to discuss the positions more in depth with you if you are interested. We will be hosting an opportunity to meet the hiring team, and learn more about careers with Speedway. If unable to attend please call me at 248-322-4722 or email me at Jmiller6@speedway.com or apply on our website. Please come prepared for an interview.

August 3, 2016 Dean Transportation Hiring Event
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
West Michigan Works!
215 Straight Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
989-954-9893
Dean Transportation is hiring Bus Drivers! Free CDL training provided! Career advancement opportunities available!

August 3, 2016 Medical Assistant Career Fair
3:00 PM- 7:00 PM
Genoa Medical Center
2305 Genoa Business Park Drive
Brighton, MI 48814
IHA is Southeast Michigan’s leading not-for-profit multi-specialty physician group. NOW HIRING for full time, part time, and supervisory Medical Assistants for our locations in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, Plymouth, Canton, Brighton, Milan and surrounding areas. We are holding onsite interviews (please bring your resume and questions for staff). Must be a credentialed medical assistant or able to obtain credentials within three months of hire. All attendees will each receive a $10 gas card, and everyone will be entered in a drawing for a gift card to purchase scrubs. Some of our benefits include: • tuition reimbursement• reimbursement toward certification exam • scrub allotment (various locations) • sign-on bonus • competitive pay • free onsite parking at all locations• medical, dental, vision • 403(b) plan • paid time off • service discounts, and more! To fill out an application to bring to the career fair, go to: bit.ly/29GTFV2. For additional information, please visit our website.

August 4, 2016 Job Fair – Paschal Security Systems
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Washtenaw Service Center
304 Harriet St.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
734-714-9815
Come prepared to meet with the employer, bring an updated copy of your resume. Need assistance with your resume, contact us today to attend a resume workshop at no cost to you!

August 4, 2016 Pinnacle Foods Job Fair
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint
711 North Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48505
Pinnacle Foods is NOW HIRING for their 2016 Green Season. 2nd shift available. Looking for Toppers. Pay ranges by position from $8.50 - $15.00 per hour. Seasonal opportunity, full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18+ years old.

August 4, 2016 PESG Job Fair for Dickson County School Districts 
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Michigan Works! Service Center
200 Fairbanks Street
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with Dickinson County School Districts provides their substitute teachers, paraprofessionals , child care, food service & custodians. We are hiring. Individuals must enjoy working with school age students, must be dependable and willing to contribute to the school team to support the education of the students. For more information, please email misupport@mypesg.com.

August 4, 2016 PESG Job Fair for Wayne County School Districts 
1:00 PM– 4:00 PM
Wayne RESA
6307 84th Street S.E.
Caledonia, Michigan 49316
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with Wayne County School Districts provides their substitute teachers, paraprofessionals, and secretaries. We are hiring. Individuals must enjoy working with school age students, must be dependable and willing to contribute to the school team to support the education of the students. For more information, please email misupport@mypesg.com.

August 4, 2016 Job fair – Reliable Home Care
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southeast Washtenaw Service Center
304 Harriett St.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
734-714-9815
Come prepared to meet with the employer, bring an updated copy of your resume. Need assistance with your resume, contact us today to attend a resume workshop at no cost to you!

August 4, 2016 Job Fair and Open House
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Flat River Outreach Ministries
11535 Fulton St. E.
Lowell, MI 49331
Hiring event and Open House with over 15 area employers to fill the following positions; production/manufacturing, farming, food production, siding and roofing contractors, warehouse workers, tax preparers. customer services, sales, claims representatives, skilled trades, hi-lo drivers, CNAs and resident care providers, janitorial and custodial, resident care advocates.

August 9, 2016 Job Fair 
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Troy School District Services Building
4420 Livernois Road
Troy, Michigan 48085
866-782-7277
PESG (Professional Educational Services Group) in partnering with Troy Community Schools provides their substitute and hourly health care aides, noon aides and child care assistants. We are hiring. Individuals must enjoy working with school age students, must be dependable and willing to contribute to the school team to support the education of the students. For more information, please email misupport@mypesg.com.

August 9, 2016 Farwell Job Fair 
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Farwell Village Office
225 S. Hall Street
Farwell, MI 48622
989-681-0002
Peoplelink Staffing Solutions is hosting a job fair to hire for multiple prominent facilities in the Farwell, Weidman and Mt Pleasant areas. We will be hiring on all shifts with on the spot interviews at the job fair. Please remember to bring multiple pieces of ID when you come and bring a friend.

August 9, 2016 Pinnacle Foods Job Fair
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint
711 North Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48505
Pinnacle Foods is NOW HIRING for their 2016 Green Season. 2nd shift available. Looking for Toppers. Pay ranges by position from $8.50 - $15.00 per hour. Seasonal opportunity, full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18+ years old.

August 9, 2016 Kroger Hiring Event
12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Pinckney Kroger
9700 Chilson Commons Circle
Pinckney, MI 48169
Pinckney Kroger is hiring 45 new associates. Kroger is a rapidly growing retailer that offers flexible work schedules with opportunities for advancement. As a retailer, we offer a fantastic benefit package for part time and full-time employees, including 10% discount on all Kroger brand merchandise, as well as discounts on many other retailers, such as Sprint, Ford, Dell, Weightwatchers, and many more!! We are currently looking for smiling, friendly faces to come join our Kroger family.

August 10, 2016 MIVIRTUALCAREERFAIR 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Looking for an innovative way to connect with great Michigan companies and business leaders from across the state? MiVirtualCareerFair is Michigan's hottest new way to find exciting opportunities! An online career event where job seekers and employers can interact with each other in a live, 3-D virtual environment.

August 10, 2016 Sales Jobs Network Recruiting Event 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Embassy Suites
19525 Victor Parkway
Livonia, MI 48152
Sales Jobs Network Recruiting Event. This is a free event for candidates. Please bring multiple copies of your resume. Business attire. Pre-registration is highly recommended: http://www.salesjobsnetwork.com/jobfair/index/JobfairAction/view/fid/842. Meet face-to-face with Sales Managers and Recruiters in a professional, quiet interview setting. You are meeting with the actual decision makers! Entry, mid and advance level sales opportunities present. Orientation sessions detailing company comp, requirements, benefits, etc. Individual career advice and information on the hidden job market. For additional information, please visit our website at www.salesjobsnetwork.com or call 877-777-1037.

August 10, 2016 PESG Job Fair for Macomb County School Districts 
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Fitzgerald High School Auto Tech. & Pre – Eng. Bldg.
23200 Ryan Road
Warren, MI 48091
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with Macomb County School Districts provides their substitute teachers, paraprofessionals, and secretaries. We are hiring. Individuals must enjoy working with school age students, must be dependable and willing to contribute to the school team to support the education of the students. For more information, please email misupport@mypesg.com.

August 11, 2016 Advanced Manufacturing Job Fair 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
DeltaPlex
2500 Turner Ave. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49544
Running concurrent with the Advanced Manufacturing Expo, West Michigan Works! is hosting a job fair for employers seeking skilled tradespersons, engineers and others interested in a manufacturing career. Open to employers from Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Kent, Montcalm, Muskegon and Ottawa counties. Space is limited to 70 employers. Register to reserve your table at the job fair. For more information on the Advanced Manufacturing Exhibit portion of the Expo visit online.

August 11, 2016 Pinnacle Foods Job Fair
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint
711 North Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48505
Pinnacle Foods is NOW HIRING for their 2016 Green Season. 2nd shift available. Looking for Toppers. Pay ranges by position from $8.50 - $15.00 per hour. Seasonal opportunity, full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18+ years old.

August 16, 2016 Pinnacle Foods Job Fair
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint
711 North Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48505
Pinnacle Foods is NOW HIRING for their 2016 Green Season. 2nd shift available. Looking for Toppers. Pay ranges by position from $8.50 - $15.00 per hour. Seasonal opportunity, full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18+ years old.

August 18, 2016 Pinnacle Foods Job Fair
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint
711 North Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48505
Pinnacle Foods is NOW HIRING for their 2016 Green Season. 2nd shift available. Looking for Toppers. Pay ranges by position from $8.50 - $15.00 per hour. Seasonal opportunity, full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18+ years old.

August 19, 2016 PESG Job Fair for Hillsdale County Schools 
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Hillsdale County ISD
310 W. Bacon Street
Hillsdale, MI 49242
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with Hillsdale County School Districts provides their substitute teachers& paraprofessionals. We are hiring. Individuals must enjoy working with school age students, must be dependable and willing to contribute to the school team to support the education of the students. For more information, please email misupport@mypesg.com.

August 23, 2016 Pinnacle Foods Job Fair
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint
711 North Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48505
Pinnacle Foods is NOW HIRING for their 2016 Green Season. 2nd shift available. Looking for Toppers. Pay ranges by position from $8.50 - $15.00 per hour. Seasonal opportunity, full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18+ years old.

August 23, 2016 PESG Job Fair for Marquette 
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Marquette Schools
1498 O’Dovero Drive
Marquette, Michigan 49855
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with Marquette Area Public Schools provides their substitute teachers. We are hiring. Individuals must enjoy working with school age students, must be dependable and willing to contribute to the school team to support the education of the students. For more information, please email misupport@mypesg.com.

August 24, 2016 Health Career Expo
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Quality Inn Forward Conference Center
2980 Cook Road
West Branch, MI
Contact Michigan Works! at 989-345-1090 for more information about this free event
- Are you interested in a career in healthcare? Learn about various educational opportunities throughout the State
- Speak with employers regarding job openings and requirements for positions
- Find out what healthcare career may be right for you

August 25, 2016 Pinnacle Foods Job Fair
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint
711 North Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48505
Pinnacle Foods is NOW HIRING for their 2016 Green Season. 2nd shift available. Looking for Toppers. Pay ranges by position from $8.50 - $15.00 per hour. Seasonal opportunity, full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18+ years old.

August 30, 2016 Pinnacle Foods Job Fair
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint
711 North Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48505
Pinnacle Foods is NOW HIRING for their 2016 Green Season. 2nd shift available. Looking for Toppers. Pay ranges by position from $8.50 - $15.00 per hour. Seasonal opportunity, full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18+ years old.

September 2016

September 22, 2016 NMU Career Services 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Construction Management & Engineering Tech Career Fair
NMU Jacobetti Complex 
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855
This event is designed for construction management, engineering technology, electrical and industrial maintenance, and HVAC/climate control majors in one-, two- and four-year programs. The fair provides an opportunity for students and employers to discuss employment possibilities in a variety of service and technical areas.

October 2016

October 12, 2016 Fall Semester Job Fair 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
NMU-University Center
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855
The Fall Semester Job Fair is an opportunity for employers to share information with NMU students (not necessarily just soon-to-be graduates) about a wide range of career possibilities. Employers are also welcome to recruit for full-time or part-time positions, internships and summer staff. Typically, more than 400 students attend this event each year.

November 2016

Flag for Veterans November 3, 2016 Hire MI Vet Hiring Fair
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Washtenaw Community college
4800 E. Huron River Drive
Morris Lawrence Building
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105
This hiring and resource fair is open to all veterans and their families. Veterans will have the opportunity to meet employers in diverse industries, such as manufacturing, hospitality, technology, retail, and many more. In addition to connecting with employers, attendees will also have the opportunity to connect with Veteran specific community resources, including VA registration for My Healthevet, and information regarding Supportive Services for Veterans and Families (SSVF) and Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program (HVRP). Free event to attendees.

November 9, 2016 MIVIRTUALCAREERFAIR 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Looking for an innovative way to connect with great Michigan companies and business leaders from across the state? MiVirtualCareerFair is Michigan's hottest new way to find exciting opportunities! An online career event where job seekers and employers can interact with each other in a live, 3-D virtual environment.

February 2017

February 8, 2017 Summer Employment Fair 
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Northern Michigan University – University Center
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, Michigan 49855
906-227-2800
The Summer Employment Fair is an opportunity for companies and organizations to discuss summer jobs, internships and part-time jobs with students.

March 2017

March 22, 2017 Winter Semester Job Fair 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
NMU-University Center
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855
The Winter Semester Job Fair brings together students and employers from the Midwest to explore today's exciting job outlook. Many employers will be interviewing students for positions with their organizations.


If you would like your upcoming Michigan Job or Career Fair listed on this calendar, please submit your information to us for consideration.

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