Quicken Loans founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert, whose family of companies employs about 17,000 in the city, agrees jobs in Detroit must be the first priority.
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, DESC Offices and Detroit at Work Career Centers will be closed Monday, January 15. Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, January 16.
Recruitment is now starting for many different free skilled trades training courses. Information meetings take place every 2nd and 4th Saturday at 10am.
Detroit at Work is working with a Tier 1 automotive supplier on a major recruitment program for multiple positions. Recruitment events will be taking place late Dec. and early Jan.
In observance of the holidays, all Detroit Employment Solutions Corp. offices and One-Stop Service Centers will be closed on certain days.
There are two employment statistics about Detroiters that are top of mind for city workforce development officials as they go about their jobs:
Sixty-four percent of Detroiters who are employed work in the suburbs every day.
Do you want a well-paid career in skilled trades? Free training to get you started? Up to $1,200 during training? If you answered yes, Detroit at Work has got you covered!
In observance of Thanksgiving, all DESC One-Stop Service Centers will be closed on Thursday, November 23, 2017 and Friday, November 24, 2017.