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In observance of the holidays, Detroit at Work Career Centers will be closed the following days: Monday, December 24, 2018 Tuesday, December 25, 2018 Monday, December 31, 2018 Tuesday, January 1, 2019 We wish you a safe and happy holiday season!
Detroit — His Romulus High School classmates watched him as senior Nkegoa Ekokobe quickly scaled a steel beam set up Tuesday by the Irownworkers Local 25 Apprentice School in Eastern Market’s Shed 3. At the next table over, students donning safety glasses raced to hammer a nail into wood with the team from Manic Construction.
If you have an interest in Customer Service and Communication, then this course could be exactly what you are looking for!
Detroit at Work’s newsletter for November was recently published.
TO APPLY Please attend our next recruitment event on: Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Check-in time: 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. (No admittance after 9:00 a.m.) Location: 18100 Meyers Rd., Detroit, MI 48210 You must wear business attire (no jeans/gym shoes). This is a first level interview. Capacity is limited. Durations of recruitment events vary, so
Hamed came to Detroit At Work with many barriers, but through our supportive services he was able to find a job at a supermarket. He attended ESL classes, was able to get his driver’s license, and found appropriate housing. He said, “I’m very happy being in the U.S. I can care for my family, and get
At his recent State of the City address, Mayor Mike Duggan shared a lot of the progress that has been made as well as his plans for more progress yet to come. See the full speech below.
In observance of the holidays, Detroit at Work Career Centers will be closed the following days: Monday, December 24, 2018 Tuesday, December 25, 2018 Monday, December 31, 2018 Tuesday, January 1, 2019 We wish you a safe and happy holiday...read more
Detroit at Work’s newsletter for November was recently published.read more
Hamed came to Detroit At Work with many barriers, but through our supportive services he was able to find a job at a supermarket. He attended ESL classes, was able to get his driver's license, and found appropriate housing. He said, "I'm very happy being in the U.S. I...read more
Before driver responsibility fees were forgiven statewide on October 1st, 2018, Lynitra set out to get her license reinstated with the help of Detroit At Work. After attending job training, she was able to get her license back early and the reinstatement fee waived.read more
Williemae came into one of our Career Centers to get assistance with removing barriers. She attended classes on resume writing, maintaining employment, and financial literacy. With Detroit At Work's help, she was able to get her license and find a car. She now...read more
Siboniso lost employment at her former job and needed help finding employment. She visited one of our Career Centers, and participated in several workshops including resume maker and interview skills. She ended up choosing the job she wanted -- at Comcast. She said,...read more
Emanuel is a returning citizen who came into one of our Career Centers looking for help in finding employment. He enrolled in CDL-A training after deciding that was the career path for him. He received his license in early 2018 after completing training, and was...read more
Kenyon heard about opportunities Detroit At Work offers through his mother. He came into one of the One Stops, took the GAINS test, and passed. He qualified for culinary training and received his SafeServ certificate. After receiving his certificate, he found a job...read more
After learning about training programs offered through Detroit At Work in the reentry program, Dwayne came into one of our Career Centers, took the GAINS test and passed, and qualified for culinary training. He completed training and is now working at a restaurant...read more
Psontia was previously unemployed before coming into one of our Career Centers. She participated in workshops and career coaching. After she completed CNA training, she quickly found employment but was soon offered a better position and a raise. She said, "You have to...read more
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