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 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 2017

August 19, 2017 Michigan State Police Recruiting Seminar 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Schoolcraft College
18600 Haggerty Road
VisTaTech Center - Kehrl Auditorium
Livonia, MI 48152
734-462-4421
Schoolcraft College Career Services and the Hinkle Center will be hosting a Michigan State Police Recruiting Seminar open to students, alumni, and the public. The Michigan State Police recognizes the importance of having a diverse workforce and is committed to having a workforce that reflects the communities they serve. This recruiting seminar will acquaint interested men & women with the vast career opportunities available with the Michigan State Police. A diverse group of troopers, supervisors, and command officers will provide insight on recruit training and career opportunities in the Michigan State Police. Please arrive by 9:45 a.m. The attire for this event is business casual. Advance registration is preferred - please email Trooper Marjorie Phillips at mphillips7@michigan.gov. For more information, please contact the Schoolcraft College Career Services Office at 734-462-4421 or careerservices@schoolcraft.edu.

August 21, 2017 EG Workforce Solutions Hiring Event 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Coldwater Michigan Works!
210 Vista Drive
Coldwater, MI 49036
517-278-0200
EG Workforce Solutions Hiring Event for local companies.

August 21, 2017 Borgess Health Career Fair 
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Borgess Medical Center -Navigation Center
1521 Gull Road
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
262-439-1689
Please join us for a Career Fair on Monday, August 21, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Our team will be interviewing for the following positions: Monitor Technicians Surgical Technologists Reprocessing Technicians Patient Care Associates Patient Safety Associates Patient Safety Technicians Delivering healthcare the right way starts with listening to you to ensure that you have a voice in caring for your patients. Our multidisciplinary care teams lead to better outcomes for you—and your patients. Register online.

August 21, 2017 Kinder Kare Career Fair
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Kinder Kare Corporate Office
280 South Main
Freeland, MI 48623
989-280-4133
Kinder Kare Child Care Centers will be hosting a Career Fair. Job Seekers can stop in to learn about career opportunities in Early Childhood Education. They are hiring for multiple positions throughout the Great Lakes Bay Region! Teachers / Associate Teachers / Support Staff Those interested should bring résumé, references and photo identification. Please call 989-695-2151 with any questions.

August 22, 2017 Norma Group Job Fair
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Oakland County Michigan Works! Waterford
4241 Steffens
Waterford, MI 49329
248-682-3417
Available open positions: Machine/Press Operator – 7974476, Auburn Hills location: Repacker – 7977330 Lake Orion location: Production Supervisor, 2nd shift – 7977400 Auburn Hills location: Material Handler (Hilo) – 7974836 Auburn Hills and Lake Orion location. If you are unable to attend the Job Fair, apply at www.mitalent.org.

August 22, 2017 Performance Driven Workforce - Now Hiring! 
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
734-858-4284
PDW are hiring! Looking for a Full or Part Time Job? Come to the Recruiting Fair at Michigan Works! Various positions offered are: Car Detailers, Porters, Entry Level Mechanics, Certified Mechanics, Experienced Mechanics, Automotive / Sewers Material Cutters, Automotive Instrumentation Techs and Fabricators. See flyer for hourly wage and location. Interested candidates can apply online or attend Recruiting Fair in person! For more information call: 313-203-3435.

August 22, 2017 AppTree Staffing Solutions 
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
734-858-4284
Apptree Staffing Solutions are seeking: Warehouse/Production Positions for the following locations: Taylor, Belleville, Romulus & Plymouth and local CDL-A Drivers. AppTree offers a full benefits package to all employees after 90 Days of employment. Interested applicants should bring two forms of valid ID and a current resume when applying in person.

August 22, 2017 Aramark Job Fair 
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Warren Service Center
27850 Van Dyke
Warren, MI 48093
586-574-2170
Aramark will be at the Michigan Works Service Center in Warren and is looking to fill many open positions. We are looking for Electricians, Mechanical Tradesman, and Custodial Service Workers. It is recommended you apply online before you arrive. All positions can be found on Mitalent.org.

August 22, 2017 LaJoy Group - Now Hiring! 
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
734-858-4284
LaJoy Group are hiring for: Industrial Bakery Production Associates, Warehouse Associates/General Labor/Shipping and Home Health Care Caregivers. Interested candidates can attend the Job Fair or email their resumes to contact listed on flyer.

August 23, 2017 Effex Management Solutions/II Stanley 
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center – Kalamazoo
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
269-383-2536 
Various positions available: assembly, material handlers, & molding and coating. Hiring for all 3 shifts! Apply online or in person!

August 24, 2017 Sales jobs network job fair 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Embassy Suites
19525 Victor Parkway
Livonia, MI 48152
877-777-1037
Sales Jobs Network Recruiting Event in Livonia 19525 Victor Parkway Livonia, MI 48152. This is a free event for candidates. Please bring multiple copies of your resume. Business attire. Pre-registration is highly recommended. Meet face-to-face with Company Representatives in a professional interview setting. This is a great way to by-pass online applications. 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 or call 877-777-1037.

Flag for Veterans August 24, 2017 Veterans Job Fair
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Southfield Pavilion
26000 Evergreen Road
Southfield, MI 48076
248-223-8012
The American Society of Employers (ASE), Michigan Industry Liaison Group (MILG), Detroit, VA Healthcare System, Southfield Veterans’ Commission, Oakland County Michigan Works, Michigan Rehabilitation Services, and the Detroit VA Regional Office invite military, veterans, individuals with disabilities and their families to participate in an exclusive job fair to target the employment needs of Michigan employers.

August 24, 2017 Job Fair for Teacher Substitutes
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chesaning Union High School - Lab 208
850 N. 4th Street
Chesaning, MI 48616
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with the Chesaning Union School Districts, provides their Teacher Substitutes. 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, 2017 IHop Job Fair
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint Service Center
711 N. Saginaw Street
Suite 30
Flint, MI 48503
810-233-5974 Ext 352
GST Michigan Works! will be hosting an IHOP Job Fair. IHOP is currently hiring for the following positions: General Managers; Assistant General Managers; Cooks; Servers; Hosts/Hostesses; and Dishwashers. If you cannot attend today's events, IHOP will be holding another job fair tomorrow, Friday, August 25th in our Flint Service Center from 1 pm to 4 pm in Suite 30.

August 24, 2017 All Star Driver Education 
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
734-858-4284
All Star Driver Education are hiring full-time and part-time Driver Instructors/Teachers. Candidates must have a GED or HS Diploma and an excellent driving/criminal record. Also, candidates must complete an Instructor Prep Program (which ASDE offers training).

August 24, 2017 Pilot/Flying J Travel Centers Job Fair-Baker Rd.
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southeast-Washtenaw Service Center
304 Harriet St.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
734-714-9848
Pilot/Flying J Travel Centers is hiring for multiple positions! Restaurant Management, Restaurant Cashier, Retail Cashiers, Maintenance/Housekeeping, Cooks, Coffee Host, Deli Team Member and much more! Weekly pay, Flexible Schedules, Tuition Assistance, Medical & Dental insurance and 401(k).

August 25, 2017 YAPP USA Automotive Systems, Inc. - Now Hiring!
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
YAPP USA Automotive Systems, Inc. is a world class, Tier 1 automotive supplier specializing in design, engineering and manufacturing of automotive fuel system solutions. YAPP USA Automotive Systems, Inc. located in Romulus are hiring for the following positions: Manufacturing Engineer, Process Engineering Technician, Process Technician, Quality Engineer, Quality Technician and Material Planner. Interested candidates can attend one of the two job fairs held at the Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center from 9 am - 3 pm on 8/25/17 & 8/30/17. Candidates should bring copies of their resume and be prepared to interview!

August 25, 2017 DRMM Job Fair 
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
DRMM Banquet Facility
3606 E. Forest Ave.
Detroit, MI 48207
517-974-4171
The Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries is hosting a job fair for the local Detroit community. This job fair is being put on for those who have been working with the Ministry and are ready for their next steps, employment or further education. The local community is eager to support the DRMM and together we hope to find opportunities for these Detroiters to give them an opportunity for a better future.

August 25, 2017 IHop Job Fair
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
GST Michigan Works! Flint Service Center
711 N. Saginaw Street
Suite 30
Flint, MI 48503
810-233-5974 Ext 352
GST Michigan Works! will be hosting a Pinnacle Foods Job Fair. IHOP is currently hiring for the following positions: General Managers; Assistant General Managers; Cooks; Servers; Hosts/Hostesses; and Dishwashers.

August 28, 2017 Job Fair for Substitute Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Child Care, Food Service and Custodians
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Dickinson-Iron ISD
1074 Pyle Drive
Kingsford, MI 49802
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with the Dickinson-Iron County School Districts, provides their Substitute Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Child Care, Food Service 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 29, 2017 Anchor Staffing
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
734-858-4284
Anchor Staffing are seeking candidates for the following positions: Hi-lo drivers, Production Assistant, Dispatcher, Mailing Assistant, Scanning, Packaging and Scrap Associates. Anchor Staffing also offers medical benefits, paid qualifying holidays, 401K retirement, bonuses/raises and temp to permanent opportunities. Interested candidates should attend the job fair and be prepared to interview on the spot!

August 29, 2017 Sheraton Hotel 
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
734-858-4284
Sheraton of Romulus are hiring for the following positions: Cooks, Housekeeping Supervisor, Room Attendant, Laundry Attendant, Van Driver and Guest Services Representative. Sheraton offers medical benefits, paid qualifying holidays, vacation, 401K retirement, bonuses/pay raises and Employee Assistance Program. Interested candidates should apply in person and bring their resume.

August 29, 2017 Diverse Facility Solutions (DFS) 
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
734-858-4284
Diverse Facility Solutions (DFS) is a janitorial company seeking hard working and dependable employees for all three shifts. DFS offers a union environment, competitive wages, paid holidays, vacations, personal time as well as health, dental and vision benefits. Interested candidates should bring 2 copies of their resume, driver license, social security card and pass a background check.

August 30, 2017 Hired in Michigan! Job Expo 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Best Western Hotel - Southfield
26555 Telegraph Road
Southfield, MI 48033
734-956-4550
Hired in Michigan! 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. Hired in Michigan! 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. Hired in Michigan! Job Expo is “Free” for all job seekers to attend, interview early forward your email to hiringexpo@jobfairgiant.com. For more information visit our website.

August 30, 2017 Job Fair for Substitute Teachers, Paraprofessionals and Secretaries
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Delta - Schoolcraft ISD
2525 3rd Ave. S.
Escanaba, MI 49829
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with the Delta-Schoolcraft ISD Consortium of Schools, 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.

September 2017

September 6, 2017 Nurse Aide Open House 
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Henry Ford Medical Center - Fairlane
19401 Hubbard
Dearborn, MI 48126
313-874-7163
For some people, compassion isn't just a feeling, it’s a lifestyle. If you have a compassionate nature, the commitment to helping others in their homes, and at least 1 year of caregiving experience, Henry Ford Extended Care may be the place for you! Henry Ford Extended Care is holding an open interview day for Nurse Aides. This is a great opportunity to meet with managers and recruiters eager to discuss career possibilities with you job number 177157.

September 12, 2017 Nesco - Hiring Event!
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Michigan Works! Wayne Service Center
35731 W. Michigan Avenue
Wayne, MI 48184
734-858-4284
Nesco is hiring Machine Operator / Production workers for a fast paced injection molding emissions facility located in Romulus. Individuals must be able to lift 50 lbs., have a HS Diploma or GED, a minimum of 1 year experience in a molding factory, be able to lift, stand and bend for an entire shift and be able to work all shifts. Interested candidates should apply in person, bring their resume and two pieces of ID (ID and Social Security card).

September 12, 2017 Speedway LLC Hiring Event – Cashiers (Full-Time and Part-Time) and Leadership Positions! 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Speedway LLC Recruiting Center
8424 E 12 Mile Suite B-5
Warren, MI 48093
586-582-0440
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 may also apply on your phone text “APPLY” to 80565.

September 13, 2017 Great Lakes Bay Job Fair 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Delta College Pioneer Gymnasium
1961 Delta Road
University Center, MI 48710
989-280-4133
The Great Lakes Bay Job Fair is a convenient and unique opportunity to meet with a large number of organizations looking for full-time and part-time employees. Employers come from all industries looking for candidates with all skill levels. Come dressed to impress, with your résumé in hand. You may just find your dream job! The Great Lakes Bay Job Fair is a partnership between Delta College, the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works, Michigan Rehabilitation Services, the Workforce Development Agency of the State of Michigan, Davenport University, AlphaMedia and the American Legion. The event is free to job seekers and open to the public. The fall job fair will be in the Pioneer Gymnasium. The event is free to job seekers and open to the public. If you have any questions about the fair, please contact Career Services at jobplace@delta.edu or 989-686-9072.

September 14, 2017 Job Fair
9:00 AM - 12:00PM
The Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce
200 S. Washington Ave
Royal Oak, MI 48067
248-480-3650
Brand new Assisted Living hosting a job fair for various positions like nurses, medical assistants, caregivers, housekeeping, and dietary staff.

September 15, 2017 Career Fridays 
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
University of Phoenix- Southfield Campus
26261 Evergreen Rd. Ste. 500
Southfield, MI 48076
248-675-3740
The Detroit Phoenix Rising Employer Recruitment Career Fridays will give students/alumni and the general public an opportunity to connect with various recruiter and hiring managers from various organization/agencies. Free and open to the public.

September 15, 2017 Community Career Fair 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Hope Network Education Center Building 3
775 36th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
616-340-1558
Community Career Fair where job seekers will have the opportunity to speak with the person recruiting or hiring for the openings. There will be resume taking, applications, and some on-the-spot interviews. Some companies attending are: Aquinas College, Bata Plastics, Butterball Farms, Cargill, Cherry Health, Custom Profile, Davidson Plyforms, GA Richards, Genesis Seating, Hutchinson Antivibration Systems, Kent County, Management Business Solutions, Manpower, Mary Free Bed, Meijer, Metron Integrated Health, Oliver Nazarene University, SpartanNash, UFP Technologies, Williamson Employment, Workbox Staffing, and Zeeland Lumber.

September 20, 2017 Fall Career Expo
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hach Center at Northwood University
4000 Whiting Drive
Midland, MI 48640
989-837-4435
This is one of two major career fairs we hold on the Midland campus. 100+ employers are usually in attendance.

September 21, 2017: Construction Management & Engineering Technology Career Fair 
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Northern Michigan University-Jacobetti Center Complex (Commons Area)
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, Michigan 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 2017

October 12, 2017 Schoolcraft College Fall Job Fair 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Schoolcraft College - VisTaTech Center
18600 Haggerty Road
Livonia, MI 48152
734-462-4421
The Schoolcraft College Fall Job Fair will be held on Thursday in the VisTaTech Center. More than 70 employers from a wide variety of industries will be available to accept resumes and talk with job seekers about available positions in the fields of business, engineering, hospitality, healthcare, public safety, childcare/education, customer service, manufacturing and more! Employers must have paid, permanent positions (not temporary, contract or internship) with a guaranteed salary (not commission/commission-only) in order to participate. Please dress professionally and bring copies of your resume. This event is free and open to the public. Prepare for the Fall Job Fair by attending the Job Fair Etiquette workshop on October 4th. For more information about the Schoolcraft College Fall Job Fair or the Job Fair Workshop, please call Career Services at 734-462-4421 or email careerservices@schoolcraft.edu.

October 18, 2017 Fall Semester Job Fair
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Northern Michigan University-University Center
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, Michigan 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. There is no cost for students or alumni to attend the Fall Semester Job Fair. Remember to dress for success and bring your resume!

March 2018

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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