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.


December 2016

December 2, 2016 Job Fair
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Riverside Golf Course and Banquet Center
245 E. Columbia
Battle Creek, MI 49015
269-929-2404
Circle K now hiring for New Store at corner of Columbia and Riverside, Battle Creek. Open Interviews will be held Friday December 2 Hiring for all positions and all shifts. Please apply in person or email resume to bselby@circlek.com.

December 3, 2016 Holiday Recruitment Employment Open House 
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Relevar Home Care
60 Crocker Blvd.
Mount Clemens, MI 48043
586-493-7677
Holiday Recruitment Employment Open House for the following positions: RN/LPN, Business Development Manager, HR Manager 3, and Caregiver/Home Health Aid.

Flag for Veterans December 6, 2016 Corix Career Fair 
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM (8:30-9:00 AM Veterans only)
Saginaw Michigan Works!
312 E. Genesee Avenue
Saginaw, MI 48607
414-467-9591
We are hiring Electric Meter Installers in Bridgeport, MI! Come to our job fair to learn about Corix Utility Services and our exciting job opportunities. Meter Service Technicians are responsible for installing single phase electric meters and retro fitting gas meters. Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Corix values diversity and endeavors to build upon this vital strength. Corix is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law. Please apply online for the Electric Meter Installer.

December 6, 2016 Workbox Staffing - Hiring Event!
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
Workbox Staffing is hiring! Workbox Staffing has openings for the following job positions: General Labor/Forklift in Wayne / Ypsilanti; Machine Operator in Livonia and Merchandiser in Taylor area. Interested candidates should bring an updated resume and be prepared to interview on the spot!

December 6, 2016 Hiring Event- 263 Positions Available!
10:00 AM - 2:00PM
West Michigan Works!
121 Clover Street
Holland, MI 49423
616-396-2154
On Tuesday, West Michigan Works! in Ottawa County will host a Hiring Event at our Holland Service Center for 9 Employers –Adient, National Bulk Equipment, LG Chem, OnStaff USA, Noodles and Company, Effex Management Solutions, Midici: The Neapolitan Pizza Company, Staffing Inc., and Employment Solutions. The Holland Service Center is located at 121 Clover Street, Holland. Positions being recruited for include: Assembly/Production, Weld Repair, 2nd Shift Machine Repair, 2nd Shift MIG/TIG Welder, 2nd Shift Stainless Steel Grind/Finish, Machine Assembly/Painter, Technical Operators, Machine Operator, Robotic Welder, Food Service/Customer Service, Assembly, Cook/Prep Cook, Server/Bartender/Dining Room Team, Food Assembly, Sanitation Worker, Industrial Sewing, MIG/TIG Welder, Roll Forming Operator, Utility Worker, Edge Bander, Upholsterer, Assembly, Press Operator, Robotic Weld Operator, Janitor, Loader/Unloader, Sewer, and Maintenance. Starting pay range is from $9.00-18.00 per hour depending on the position and experience. Interested applicants should bring several copies of their resume to the Hiring Event.

December 6, 2016 Securitas Security Services Open House/Job Fair
12:00 PM -8:00 PM
Securitas Security Services
5136 Lovers Lane, Suite 108
Portage, MI 49001
Openings for full-time, part-time and Flex Security Officers. Excellent pay and benefits. Job requirements include: high school diploma/GED equivalency, Driver's License, Clean criminal history. Applying online is the best way to get a Security Officer positions or you can stop by and see us at the Open House. No experience required. Apply online.

December 6, 2016 LaJoy Group Hiring Event! 
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
LaJoy Group is hiring for the following positions! Production / Vacation Relief Associations (Job Code 7310075) and Machine Operators / Warehouse Associates / General Labor (Job Code 7310071). Go to the Pure Michigan Talent Connect website to see the complete job description using the Job Code for each position. Bring an updated resume and be prepared to interview on the spot!

December 7, 2016 Indian Trails Employer of the Day Hiring Event 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
Hiring Motor Coach Operators. Click on event link, then click on "view/print event flyer" for further details about the job and the company.

Flag for Veterans December 7, 2016 Corix Career Fair 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Veterans only from 8:30am-9:00am)
Corix Utility Systems
7800 Northport Drive
Lansing, MI 48917
414-467-9591
We are hiring Meter Service Technicians and Part-Time Warehouse Associates in Lansing, MI! Come to our job fair to learn about Corix Utility Services and our exciting job opportunities. No experience is required. (Veterans only from 8:30am-9:00am) Meter Service Technicians: Starting pay for this union position is $18/hr. Part-Time Warehouse Associates: Starting wage is $14/hr. Excellent benefits including 100% 401K matching within the first 90 days for the full-time positions. Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Occasional overnight travel may be required. Interested candidates should submit their applications online. CORIX Utilities is an equal opportunity employer of women, minorities, veterans, and disabilities.

December  7, 2016 Ralph Moyle Inc. Employer of the Day Truck Driving Overview Session 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
200 W Van Buren Street
Battle Creek, MI 49017
269-660-1412
Interested in obtaining a CDL? Are you in need of financial support to pay for the CDL? Interested in earning more money? If you answered yes to these questions, join us on December 7 at Michigan Works! Southwest Battle Creek or Kalamazoo to learn more about the Ralph Moyle truck driving program.

December 8, 2016 Manpower Employer of the Day Hiring Event 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
Hiring for multiple positions.

December 8, 2016 Sales Jobs Network Recruiting Event
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Embassy Suites
19525 Victor Parkway
Livonia, MI 48152
877-777-1037
Sales Jobs Network Recruiting Event Thursday. This is a free event for candidates. Please bring multiple copies of your resume. Business attire please. Pre-registration is highly recommended online. Meet face-to-face with Sales Managers and Recruiters in a professional, quite 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 or call.

December 8, 2016 Employer of the Day - METS - Jackson Public Schools 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southeast
209 E. Washington Ave.
Jackson, MI 49201
888-996-8656
METS - The transportation provider for Jackson Public Schools will be interviewing candidates for School Bus Monitor and School Bus Driver positions. If you enjoy working with children, have a clean driving and background record we would like to meet you. Training is provided to qualified candidates. Please bring your resume and be prepared to be interviewed.

Flag for Veterans December 13, 2016 Veterans Networking Group
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Capital Area Michigan Works!
2110 South Cedar Street
Lansing, MI 48910
517-203-0947
Network with other veterans, service providers, and employers. Job search strategies. Plus more.

December 14, 2016 Meet the Employer - Tradesmen International 
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
West Michigan Works! Service Center
121 Clover St.
Holland, MI 49423
Are you interested in a new career in the skilled trades industry? Join us for this chance to learn more about Tradesmen International and meet one-on-one with representatives from the company! Representatives will be onsite to present information on company culture, job opportunities and what they look for in applicants. This will be followed by open interviews. Tradesmen International currently has job openings for the following positions: Construction Laborer, Carpenter Electrician, Concrete Laborer and HVAC Technician. Please be sure to bring your resume and come prepared to speak one-on-one with a company representative.

December 14, 2016 Indian Trails Job Fair
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint Service Center
711 N. Saginaw Street
Room 326 3rd Floor
Flint, MI 48503
GST Michigan Works! will be hosting an Indian Trails Job Fair. Are you a people person who can consistently provide excellent customer service? Would you rather be on the road - seeing new places and meeting new people - than sitting at a 9 to 5 desk job? Do you have a record of safely driving your personal car? If you answered "yes" consider a career as a Motor Coach Operator with Indian Trails! Minimum Qualifications Include: Ability to relate well with customers and fellow employees; Fluency in English (reading, writing, and speaking); At least 24 years of age; High School Diploma or equivalent; Consistent employment history; Able to lift baggage/cargo up to 75 lbs.; Available to work a variable schedule (including nights/weekends); Able to obtain a commercial driver's license after training; Able to pass a physical exam, drug and alcohol screening, background checks. All interested candidates should attend the job fair.

December 13, 2016 LeCom Communications - Hiring Event! 
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
LeCom Communications is now hiring Communication Installation Technicians! LeCom Communications will train interested individuals for this position. A Communication Installation Technician responsibility includes: installation of video, high speed internet, voice over internet protocol in residential and commercial environments. Installing the appropriate equipment and material onto the customers own equipment and electronic devices. The technician will also perform service product upgrades and downgrades. In addition, troubleshooting customer and company system issues. See flyer and the complete job description from the Michigan Talent Connect # 7262060. Please bring an updated resume and be prepared to interview!

Flag for Veterans December 27, 2016 Veterans Networking Group
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Capital Area Michigan Works!
2110 South Cedar Street
Lansing, MI 48910
517-203-0947
Network with other veterans, service providers, and employers. Job search strategies. More.

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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