Career Events Calendar

Save the date for a career event 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 event listed on this calendar, please submit your information to us for consideration. To ensure your event gets posted before the event day, please submit your request at least two business days in advance. In addition, if you are interested in having our staff attend one of your events, please contact us.


November 2017

November 22, 2017 Tech Homecoming 2017 
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM 
Fred's
403 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Back in Michigan for the holidays? Looking for a career in technology? Join us for a happy hour on Thanksgiving Eve! to experience the best Ann Arbor tech has to offer! Our goal is to reconnect talented out-of-towners in the tech industry with Ann Arbor and its vibrant tech ecosystem, which has produced hundreds of startups and billions in enterprise value in the last 5 years. A handful of Ann Arbor's biggest and fastest-growing tech companies in Ann Arbor have organized a warm welcome for you at our private event at Fred's. Come mingle over drinks and appetizers before you head out to enjoy the biggest bar night in America!

November 22, 2017 ReThink West Michigan 
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM 
Eve at the Bob
20 Monroe Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
When was the last time you thought about West Michigan....to live?....to work? It's time to rethink West Michigan. There's no better time than Thanksgiving Eve. If you are coming back to the area for the Thanksgiving holiday, don't miss ReThink West Michigan, a multi-location event. Dozens of area companies, with career opportunities available today, are coming together to host a casual happy hour and encourage you to rethink the possibility of a career in West Michigan.

November 22, 2017 ReThink West Michigan 
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM 
The Waldorff Bistro
105 E. State Street
Hastings, MI 49058
When was the last time you thought about West Michigan....to live?....to work? It's time to rethink West Michigan. There's no better time than Thanksgiving Eve. If you are coming back to the area for the Thanksgiving holiday, don't miss ReThink West Michigan, a multi-location event. Dozens of area companies, with career opportunities available today, are coming together to host a casual happy hour and encourage you to rethink the possibility of a career in West Michigan.

November 22, 2017 ReThink West Michigan 
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM 
The Block
360 W. Western Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49440
When was the last time you thought about West Michigan....to live?....to work? It's time to rethink West Michigan. There's no better time than Thanksgiving Eve. If you are coming back to the area for the Thanksgiving holiday, don't miss ReThink West Michigan, a multi-location event. Dozens of area companies, with career opportunities available today, are coming together to host a casual happy hour and encourage you to rethink the possibility of a career in West Michigan.

November 22, 2017 ReThink West Michigan 
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM 
The Stearns Hotel
212 E. Ludington Avenue
Ludington, MI 49431
When was the last time you thought about West Michigan....to live?....to work? It's time to rethink West Michigan. There's no better time than Thanksgiving Eve. If you are coming back to the area for the Thanksgiving holiday, don't miss ReThink West Michigan, a multi-location event. Dozens of area companies, with career opportunities available today, are coming together to host a casual happy hour and encourage you to rethink the possibility of a career in West Michigan

November 22, 2017 ReThink West Michigan 
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM 
Brew Merchant
442 Washington Avenue
Holland, MI 49423
When was the last time you thought about West Michigan....to live?....to work? It's time to rethink West Michigan. There's no better time than Thanksgiving Eve. If you are coming back to the area for the Thanksgiving holiday, don't miss ReThink West Michigan, a multi-location event. Dozens of area companies, with career opportunities available today, are coming together to host a casual happy hour and encourage you to rethink the possibility of a career in West Michigan.

November 22, 2017 Capital Comeback 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
The View at Cooley Law School Stadium
505 East Michigan Avenue
Lansing, MI 48912
Capital Comeback aims to connect former residents of Greater Lansing with the emerging live, work, and play opportunities in a casual, contemporary networking setting at Cooley Law School Stadium in the heart of Lansing's Stadium District. Returning professionals will learn firsthand about the dynamic urban career and living opportunities right here in the reinvigorated capital region while getting the chance to network with many of the region's premier employers.

November 24, 2017 Phoenix Services, Inc.
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
Phoenix Services, Inc. are hiring for various positions: Machine Operator, Production Worker, Driver, Packager/General Labor. Walk-in candidates are welcome at Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center. Bring your resume and be prepared to interview!

November 27, 2017 EG Workforce Solutions Hiring Event 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 
Jackson Michigan Works!
209 E. Washington Ave
Jackson, MI 49201
517-841-5627
EG Workforce Solutions Hiring Event

November 27, 2017 Xcel Staffing Employer of the Day 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S Burdick
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Employer of the Day Hiring Event

November 27, 2017 Sentech Services-Now Hiring!
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
Sentech Services are hiring for the following positions: Production, Assemblers, Press Operators, Logistics-Dock Worker/Forklift Drivers and General Labor. Interested candidates can apply in person at 1 PM every Monday. Bring your resume and be prepared to interview on the spot!

November 27, 2017 Continental Linen Service (CLS) Employer of the Day 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Employer of the Day Hiring Event

November 28, 2017 Ventra Evart Job Fair
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! West Central Reed City Service center
240 E. Church Ave.
Reed City, MI 49677
Ventra Evart is looking to fill the following positions: production services, material handlers, tool & die repairer, manufacturing engineer, quality engineer, quality manager, electrical engineer and materials buyer. Ventra human resources staff will be hosting open interviews. Bring your resume and come prepared to interview.

November 28, 2017 EMT to Paramedic Training Information Session 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Mobile Medical Response (MMR)
834 S. Washington Avenue
Saginaw, MI 48601
Learn how to be part of a fast-paced accelerated training program to become an EMT in 7 weeks and then go on to be a paramedic after 12 months!

November 28, 2017 Speedway LLC Hiring Event 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM 
Speedway LLC Recruiting Center
12200 E 13 Mile Rd.
Regency Place Office
Building Suite #101
Warren, MI 48093
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 email me at LBFigliolo@speedway.com, or apply directly on our website. You can also  text "APPLY" to 80565.

November 28, 2017 Job Fair for Substitute Teachers
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Delton Kellogg Admin Building
327 N. Grove St
Delton, MI 49046
PESG in partnering with the Delton Kellogg School District 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

November 29, 2017 Certified Nursing Assistant Career Fair 
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM 
Genesys PACE of Genesee County
412 East First Street
Flint, MI 48502
Genesys PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) of Genesee County is holding a Certified Nursing Assistant Career Fair. Join us to interview with our hiring team, take a tour, and learn more about a rewarding career with Genesys PACE. Our associates are at the heart of the care we provide. Genesys PACE is committed to hiring top talent who are willing to share their calling with those we serve. Register Online Today.

November 29, 2017 Masterson Staffing Solutions 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
Masterson Staffing are hiring for the following positions: Production Packers, Material Sorters, Machine Operators and Experienced CNC Operators. Interested candidates can apply in person at Hiring Event or online.

November 29, 2017 Registered Nurse Walk In Wednesdays 
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM 
Genesys Regional Medical Center - HR Department
1 Genesys Pkwy
Grand Blanc, Michigan 48439
No appointment is required. Please join us for Registered Nurse Walk-In interviews on Wednesdays from November 29, through December 20. Our team will be available to introduce you to our organization and discuss exciting nursing opportunities from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. each Wednesday at Genesys Regional Medical Center in the HR Department. We’re eager to share what it’s like to work at Genesys!

November 29, 2017 Wayne County Community College District & Wayne County Sheriff's Office Hiring Expo 
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Wayne County Community College District Downtown Campus
1001 West Fort St.
Detroit, MI 48210
313-213-1736
WCCCD & WCSO will be hosting a Criminal Justice Job Expo at the Downtown Campus. There will be approximately 20 police agencies there all with open law enforcement jobs.

November 29, 2017 Staff Works Group 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184 Staff Works Group are hiring Assembly Workers, Production Workers and Quality Inspectors for the New Boston Area. Temp to Hire after 90 days. Looking for workers for the 2nd Shift from 2 PM - 10:10 PM. Interested Applicants should bring two pieces of ID with them when applying in person or apply online.

November 29, 2017 Chemical Processing Fast Start Training Information Session 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Alice & Jack Wirt Public Library
500 Center Avenue
Bay City, MI 48708
Want an exciting career in Chemical Processing? Our Chemical Processing Fast Start Training program is only 13 weeks and is recruiting now for classes starting in January 2018.

November 29, 2017 Malone 
1:00 PM 3:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
Malone are hiring for various positions. See attached pdf for a list of jobs available. Interested applicants should apply in person at the Hiring Event!

Flag for Veterans November 30, 2017 Downriver-Metro Detroit Job Expo 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM 
Sheraton Hotel
8000 Merriman Road
ROMULUS, MI 48174
734-956-4550
Downriver-Metro Detroit Job Expo will target experienced candidates, military veterans, professionals, executives, college alumni and entry-level candidates seeking employment in several career fields including: 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. Downriver-Metro Detroit Job Expo will feature recruiters from 50 companies with positions available nationwide and statewide. Candidates should prepare to interview with recruiters onsite, bring 50 resume copies and dress for success. Downriver-Metro Detroit Job Expo is “Free” for all job seekers to attend, interview early forward your email to hiringexpo@jobfairgiant.com Several job seminars will take place throughout the day for job seekers that need assistance finding jobs. Job Seminars Include: • 10:15 am – 10:30 am Need a Better Resume? Five Tips to Improve Your Resumes. • 10:30 am – 11:00 am Mystery Shopping The New Part-time Career. • 2:00 pm-2:15 pm Interview Answers, For Hard Interview Questions. For more information visit our website.

November 30, 2017 EDUStaff Hiring Event 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Michigan Works! West Central Fremont Service Center
5479 W. 72nd St.
Fremont, MI 49412
EDUStaff is looking to hire multiple positions Newaygo County, including Substitute Teachers, Paraprofessionals and other support staff. Bring your resume and come prepared to interview with EDUStaff personnel.

November 30, 2017 Monarch Investment and Management Group Employer of the Day 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Employer of the Day Hiring Event

December 2017

December 1, 2017 Employer of the Day 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Charlotte Michigan Works!
311 West First Street
Charlotte, MI 48813
517-816-6980
EDUStaff, LLC is a third-party staffing agency specializing in the employment of substitute school employees. No prior experience necessary - all Substitute Paraprofessionals must have at least a GED or High School Diploma. All Substitute Teachers are required to have at least 90 college credit hours and a 2.0 GPA. Working in the schools as a substitute offers a unique experience and is a great way to give back to your community! (All employees are responsible for obtaining and passing a Livescan background check)

December 4, 2017 Adient Employer of the Day 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
200 W. VanBuren Street
Battle Creek, MI 49017
269-966-7525
Now Hiring: • Assembly- Starting wage $14.11/hour • Maintenance • Tool and Die • Weld Tech • Manufacturing Engineer • Production Supervisor • Industrial Engineer *Must be able to pass a hair follicle drug screen and background check For more information call. Unable to attend the job fair? Applications are available in the lobby at 76 Armstrong Road, Battle Creek MI.

December 4, 2017 OnStaff - Employer of the Day 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center - Kalamazoo
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
OnStaff USA is hiring for multiple job openings with multiple employers.

December 5, 2017 New Friends Memory Care Employer of the Day 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S Burdick
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Employer of the Day Hiring Event

December 5, 2017 Open House Hiring Event 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM 
Measurement Inc Taylor Scoring Center
21520 Ecorse Rd
Taylor, MI 48180
734-544-7686
Measurement Incorporated is seeking college graduates for the position of Reader/Evaluator. Our Reader/Evaluators score student responses to examination questions of various types. Paid training is provided. We are currently recruiting for the 2018 scoring season (February through June). Candidates who qualify as a Reader/Evaluator will be eligible to work on multiple projects. The individual projects involve evaluating student responses in various subject areas (reading, math, science, social studies, etc.) at various grade levels (elementary through college). Student responses will be evaluated based on project-specific criteria for content, organization, grammatical conventions, and/or the student’s ability to communicate and respond to a specific directive. During the Open House, interested applicants can visit our scoring center, meet some of our staff, learn about the Reader/Evaluator position, plus apply and interview on the spot. Applicants are asked to please bring a proof of degree. Interviews will be given to qualified candidates during the Open House. Walk-ins are welcome.

December 5, 2017 EMT to Paramedic Training Information Session 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Mobile Medical Response (MMR)
834 S. Washington Avenue
Saginaw, MI 48601
Learn how to be part of a fast-paced accelerated training program to become an EMT in 7 weeks and then go on to be a paramedic after 12 months!

December 5, 2017 OnStaff USA Hiring Event 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
200 W. Van Buren Street
Battle Creek, MI 49017
Employer of the Day Hiring Event

December 6, 2017 Effex Management Solutions Employer of the Day 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
1st 2nd and 3rd shift openings for • Assembly • Molding • Coating Apply Online.  Text: "JOBS" to 269-282-6424 to have the link sent to your Smart Phone Or Apply in person.

December 8, 2017 Employer of the Day 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 
Montcalm County Michigan Works!
114 South Greenville West Drive
Greenville, MI 48838
616-754-3611
EDUStaff, LLC is a third-party staffing agency specializing in the employment of substitute school employees. No prior experience necessary - all Substitute Paraprofessionals must have at least a GED or High School Diploma. All Substitute Teachers are required to have at least 90 college credit hours and a 2.0 GPA. Working in the schools as a substitute offers a unique experience and is a great way to give back to your community! (All employees are responsible for obtaining and passing a Livescan background check)

December 8, 2017 Employer of the Day 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Lansing Michigan Works!
2110 S. Cedar Street
Lansing, MI 48910
517-492-5500
EDUStaff, LLC is a third-party staffing agency specializing in the employment of substitute school employees. No prior experience necessary - all Substitute Paraprofessionals must have at least a GED or High School Diploma. All Substitute Teachers are required to have at least 90 college credit hours and a 2.0 GPA. Working in the schools as a substitute offers a unique experience and is a great way to give back to your community! (All employees are responsible for obtaining and passing a Livescan background check)

December 11, 2017 Kalamazoo Probation Enhancement Program (KPEP) Employer of the Day 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center
1601 S Burdick Kalamazo, MI 49001
Employer of the Day Hiring Event

December 12, 2017 EMT to Paramedic Training Information Session 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Mobile Medical Response (MMR)
834 S. Washington Avenue
Saginaw, MI 48601
Check out our Fast Track Accelerated Training Program for information on how to become an EMT in only 7 weeks and move onto becoming a paramedic in only 12 months!

December 14, 2017 Magna Mirrors Job Fair 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM 

Michigan Works! West Central Fremont Service Center
5479 W. 72nd St.
Fremont, MI 49412
Magna Mirrors in Newaygo is looking to immediately hire Manufacturing and Assembly Workers on all three shifts. Candidates should demonstrate good communication and interpersonal skills, an ability to operate within production and quality standards, and be comfortable in a fast-paced work environment. New hires must also be able to pass pre-employment background and drug tests. These are full-time, temp-to-hire positions through Effex Management Solutions.

December 18, 2017 Employer of the Day 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Big Rapids Michigan Works!
14330 Northland Dr
Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-796-4891
EDUStaff, LLC is a third-party staffing agency specializing in the employment of substitute school employees. No prior experience necessary - all Substitute Paraprofessionals must have at least a GED or High School Diploma. All Substitute Teachers are required to have at least 90 college credit hours and a 2.0 GPA. Working in the schools as a substitute offers a unique experience and is a great way to give back to your community! (All employees are responsible for obtaining and passing a Livescan background check)

December 18, 2017 Chemical Processing Fast Start Training Information Session 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works!
312 E. Genesee
Saginaw, MI 48601
Want an exciting career in Chemical Processing? Our Chemical Processing Fast Start Training program is only 13 weeks and is recruiting now for classes starting in January 2018.

December 19, 2017 EMT to Paramedic Training Information Session 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Mobile Medical Response (MMR)
834 S. Washington Avenue
Saginaw, MI 48601
Learn how to be part of a fast-paced accelerated training program to become an EMT in 7 weeks and then go on to be a paramedic after 12 months!

December 19, 2017 EDU Staff - Employer of the Day Event 
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center - Battle Creek
200 W. Van Buren Street
Battle Creek, MI 49017
269-660-1412
Hiring ParaPros for public schools in Calhoun County www.EDUStaff.org

December 19, 2017 Employer of the Day 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Battle Creek Michigan Works!
200 W. Van Buren St
Battle Creek, MI 49017
269-660-1412
EDUStaff, LLC is a third-party staffing agency specializing in the employment of substitute school employees. No prior experience necessary - all Substitute Paraprofessionals must have at least a GED or High School Diploma. All Substitute Teachers are required to have at least 90 college credit hours and a 2.0 GPA. Working in the schools as a substitute offers a unique experience and is a great way to give back to your community! (All employees are responsible for obtaining and passing a Livescan background check)

Flag for Veterans December 20, 2017 New Year, New Job Expo 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM 
Best Western Hotel
26555 Telegraph Rd
Southfield, MI 48033
734-956-4550
The 12th Annaul New Year, New Job Expo is a career jump-start for candidates looking to launch 2018 with a new job opportunity. This event is open to experienced candidates, military veterans, professionals, executives, college alumni and entry-level candidates seeking employment in several career fields including: 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, EducationTruck Driving, Real Estate, Nursing, Rehabilitation, Human Services, and other career fields. New Year, New Job Expo will feature recruiters from 50 companies with positions available nationwide and statewide. Candidates should prepare to interview with recruiters onsite, bring 50 resume copies and dress for success. New Year, New Job Expo is “Free” for all job seekers to attend, interview early forward your email to hiringexpo@jobfairgiant.com Several job seminars will take place throughout the day for job seekers that need assistance finding jobs. Job Seminars Include: • 10:15 am – 10:30 am Ways to Market Yourself to Employers • 10:30 am – 11:00 am Mystery Shopping The New Part-time Career. • 2:00 pm-2:15 pm Resume Writing Tips and Techniques. For more information visit our website.

January 2018

January 8, 2018 OnStaff - Employer of the Day 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center - Kalamazoo
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
OnStaff USA is hiring for multiple job openings with multiple employers.

January 19, 2018 Employer of the Day 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Lansing Michigan Works!
2110 S. Cedar Street
Lansing, MI 48910
517-492-5500
EDUStaff, LLC is a third-party staffing agency specializing in the employment of substitute school employees. No prior experience necessary - all Substitute Paraprofessionals must have at least a GED or High School Diploma. All Substitute Teachers are required to have at least 90 college credit hours and a 2.0 GPA. Working in the schools as a substitute offers a unique experience and is a great way to give back to your community! (All employees are responsible for obtaining and passing a Livescan background check)

March 2018

March 14, 2017 Southwest Michigan Job Fair 
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM 
Kalamazoo Expo Center
2900 Lake Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
269-383-2536
Whether you’re looking for your first job or want to make a move into a new career field, the Southwest Michigan Job Fair has plenty of opportunities to get you into the job you WANT! Talk directly with employers that are currently hiring for positions from every industry including finance, engineering, management, food and beverage, sales, manufacturing, IT and even specialty fields. The Southwest Michigan Job Fair will even feature several schools offering programs in continuing education. List of Participating Employers will be posted here This event is FREE and open to the public!

March 21, 2018 Winter Semester Job Fair 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
NMU-University Center
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855
906-227-2800
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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