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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.
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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.
Free training for a wide range of Detroit skilled trades careers. Information and registration meetings every 2nd and 4th Saturday at 10 a.m.read more
Detroit at Work Career Centers will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday on Thursday, Nov. 22, and Friday, Nov. 23.read more
Detroit at Work Career Centers will be closed in observance of Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 6.read more
Detroit at Work Career Centers will be closed in observance of Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 12.read more
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.read more
Kevin recently had his misdemeanor expunged. He now runs his own company, Peer Dynamic Solutions, where he conducts surveys and focus groups.read more
DeShawn had his conviction expunged from his record recently. He attended the Access For All program, and after getting his conviction expunged, he feels confident knowing he won't be rejected for future job prospects.read more
Detroit at Work’s newsletter for October was recently published.read more
DETROIT - A global auto parts supplier is up and running at Detroit's Interstate 94 Industrial Park. Flex-N-Gate Detroit owner Shad Khan, Gov. Rick Snyder and Mayor Mike Duggan officially opened the $160 million, 480,000-square-foot, or 44,593-square-meter, facility...read more
Johnny is a 50-year-old returning citizen who earned a ServSafe Food Handler Certificate while inside Detroit Reentry Center. He works as a prep cook and dishwasher in Avalon Bakery's downtown location, even helping them open in 2017.read more
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