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.


August 2016

August 24, 2016 Onsite Solutions
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Michigan Works Livonia
30246 Plymouth Road
Livonia, MI 48150
734-793-6179
Hiring event for 24 Restoration Company. Will train the right candidate: CDL-A drivers (must be familiar DOT regulations and insurable), General Laborer's, and Carpenters. Please bring resume, license and other credentials that you may have.

August 24, 2016 Right at Home Employer of the Day Hiring Event 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S. Burdick St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
Looking for caregivers, personal care assistants, certified nurse assistants and homemaking. Learn more about careers at Right at Home.

August 24, 2016 Express Employment Professionals Job Fair 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
GST Flint Michigan Works!
711 N. Saginaw Street, Suite 16
Flint, MI 48503
517-546-5627
Express Employment is recruiting for the following positions: Injection Mold Operators / Assemblers (6266910) CNC & Machine Operator (6125510) MIG & TIG Welders (6138641) Shipping Clerks / Material Handlers (6178346) and Admin / Office (6569399). Please bring resume and forms of identification. Contact Express today to reserve a one hour interview slot! Submitting an online application at www.expresshowell.com is encouraged. Walk in’s welcomed! Express Employment Professionals 2160 Grand River Annex, Suite 200 Brighton, MI 48114 P: 517 546-JOBS (5627) F: 517-546-0799. Learn more about Express Employment Professionals by visiting our website. Call our office for a list of items valid for identification. Transportation provided to select companies via MTA.

August 24, 2016 Job Fair 
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Boulevard Health Center
3500 W. South Boulevard
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
248-852-7800
We are looking for experienced/licensed nurses and certified nursing assistants for our growing campus. We are also actively looking to fill roles such as receptionist, janitor, and dietary aide. Full-time/Part-time positions available.

August 24, 2016 Job Fair - Pinnacle Foods (Vlasic) Imlay City
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Davison Inn (Best Western)
10082 Lapeer Rd
Davison, MI 48423
810-667-3077
Pinnacle Foods is now hiring for their 2016 Green Season. Primarily 2nd shifts available, limited 1st and 3rd. Looking mainly for Toppers. We also have other positions available! Full-time hours, some overtime and weekends will be required. Must be 18 plus years old to apply.

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 Employer of the Week
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Michigan Works! Escanaba
2950 College Ave.
Escanaba, MI 49829
906-280-2441
Community Action Agency Positions: Bus Driver, Infant Toddler Teacher, Facilities and Safety Manager, Personal Care Aides and Homemaker Aides.

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 25, 2016 Dean Transportation Employer of the Day Hiring Event 
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S. Burdick St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
Join us at this event to complete an application and learn about School Bus Drivers, Monitors & Dispatcher openings. Immediate positions available. Apply online today.

August 25, 2016 Trillium Staffing Job Fair 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
GST Michigan Works! Lapeer Service Center
550 Lake Drive
Lapeer, MI 48446
810-664-1680
Trillium Staffing will be holding a job fair at the GST Michigan Works! Lapeer Service Center. Please bring a copy of the flyer to the job fair (flyer can be located at: www.gstmiworks.org under Calendar events or on our Facebook Page at: www.facebook.com/LapeerGST). Must be 18 years old to apply! They are currently seeking: Warehouse Workers; Machine Operators; Fabricators/Welders; Forklift Operators; Assembly Workers; Picker/Packers; Administrative/Clerical; Customer Service Reps; Shipping/Receiving; CNC Machinists; Material Handlers; and much more! May apply online prior to job fair.

August 25, 2016 Job Fair 
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Villa at Parkridge Job Fair
28 S. Prospect
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
734-714-5600
Skilled nursing facility seeking RN's, LPN's, Certified Nursing Assistants, Housekeeping Aides, Laundry Aides and Dietary Aides. Thank you!

August 25, 2016 Nurse Open House 
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
HealthCall 28000 Woodward Ave.
Suite 100
Royal Oak, MI 48067
248-395-3777
We are seeking qualified RNs and LPNs for full-time, part-time and per diem positions in Southeastern Michigan. Full-time supervisory RN positions are also available. All RNs and LPNs who have at least 1 year of experience are encouraged to apply. HealthCall RNs and LPNs provide 1:1 nursing in programs including pediatrics, brain injury and rehabilitation.

August 25, 2016 Career and Education Fair
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Buffalo Wild Wings
2720 44th Street SW
Wyoming, MI 49509
Join us for a meet and greet to discuss what Life EMS has to offer. Our list of available positions includes: Call Takers, Mobility Transportation Drivers, licensed EMTs, and licensed Paramedics. Our positions offer competitive wage and benefit compensation and a 50% discount for our associates to take the Life EMS paramedic program. Visit our career page at www.lifeems.com to apply or contact kbaumgardner@lifeems.com with any questions.

August 26, 2016 USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service Employer of the Day 
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S. Burdick St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
The United States Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Services invites you to attend! They will be assisting qualified applicants in applying for their mission critical government food inspector jobs. For more information call 616-336-8467. See flyer that is posted on the event web page for further details.

August 26, 2016 Job Fair 
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Eby-Brown Company
2085 E. Michigan Ave.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
We are looking for associates for the following positions: 2nd shift warehouse (Sunday 12 PM start time, Monday to Thursday 3 PM start time -12 hour availability) - 3rd shift warehouse (Monday morning to Friday morning start time 12:30 AM - 12 hour availability) - Route drivers (must have Class A or Class B license) Afternoon/overnight driver helpers (work 4 afternoons a week). If you are interested, please come prepared to fill out an application and have an on the spot interview.

Flag for Veterans August 26, 2016 Metro Detroit Job Expo 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wyndam Garden Hotel
34911 Van Dyke Avenue
Sterling Heights, MI 48312
734-956-4550
Metro Detroit 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 prepare to interview with recruiters onsite, bring 50 resume copies and dress for success. Metro Detroit Job Expo is “Free” for all job seekers to attend, interview early forward your email to sterlingheights@jobfairgiant.com. Several job workshop will take place throughout the day for job seekers that need assistance finding jobs. Workshops Include:
• 10:15 am – 10:30 am How To Get Job Interviews Daily.
• 2:00 pm-2:15 pm How Answer Interview Questions, Like a Pro.
• 2:15 pm-2:30 pm. Real career opportunities for Ex-Offenders.
For more information visit our website.

August 27, 2016 FDA - Food Safety and Inspection Service Hiring Event 
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Ransom District Library
180 S. Sherwood Avenue
Plainwell, MI 49080
The United States Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service invites you to attend! They are assisting qualified applicants in applying for their mission critical government food inspector jobs. For more information call 616-336-8467. Also see event web page for further information.

August 29, 2016 Effex Management Solutions /II Stanley Employer of the Day Hiring Event 
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S. Burdick St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
Conducting open interviews. Various positions available for 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts. Positions include: Assembly, Material Handler, Molding, and Coating. You may also apply in person Mon-Fri from 8-11am & 1-4pm at 1500 Hill Brady Rd, Battle Creek, MI 49037.

August 30, 2016 CLS - Provider of Linen Services - Employer of the Day Hiring Event 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S. Burdick St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
Open positions include: Production positions on 1st and 3rd shifts, Janitorial, Route Sales Professional and Relay Driver. Requirements: must provide two forms of ID, Banking information for direct deposit, and be willing to take a drug test and pass a criminal background check. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Martha at 269-343-2551, ext. 7027. Apply now.

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 8, 2016 Great Lakes Bay Job Fair
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Great Hall/Valley Plaza
5121 Bay City Rd. 
Midland, MI 48642
The Great Lakes Bay Job Fair team will be hosting an employment fair. The event is free to job seekers and open to the public. If you have any questions about the fair, please contact Career Services by e-mail at jobplace@delta.edu or call 989-686-9072.

Flag for Veterans

September 16, 2016 Veteran Job Fair
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
LCC (Lansing Community College) West Campus
Conference Room M119
Lansing, MI 48917
Open to all veterans from the surrounding communities. Employers include: Michigan State Police, Community Mental Health, Trialon Corporation, Resilience Capital Partners, Michigan Dept. of Corrections, Michigan Dept. of Civil Service, Global Automation Technologies, Pleune Services and many more employers, and universities will be present as well.

September 21, 2016 EDU Staff Employer of the Day Hiring Event 
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Kalamazoo Service Center
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
Immediate need for substitute teachers, paraprofessionals, and other support staff. See job posting on Michigan Talent Connect, Job Code #6258564 For more information also see www.EDUStaff.org or call 1-877-974-838.

September 22, 2016 Liberty Tax Hiring Event 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
GST Michigan Works! Lapeer Service Center
Mott College - South Entrance
550 Lake Drive
Lapeer, MI 48446
810-664-1680
Liberty Tax is holding a hiring event at GST Michigan Works! Lapeer Service Center. Are you looking for employment for the upcoming tax season? Liberty Tax of Lapeer is now hiring. Learn how to be a tax pro with the help of our experienced team. No experience necessary! Good Customer Service skills are required. Seasonal position with flexible hours. Nights and weekends are available and good computer skills are a must!

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.

October 14, 2016 Henry Ford College Job Fair and Expo for all majors 
11:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Henry Ford College
5101 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128
313-845-9618
Connect and speak with recruiters from over 70+ employers, representing all kinds of industries. Find out about specific openings, as well as what they look for in a candidate. Many recruiters line up interviews at the company following the Expo. Professional dress is required for entrance. Bring numerous copies of your resume, and come prepared to share about your background and interest with recruiters.

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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