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.


July 2017

July 20, 2017 Haworth Holland Job Fair 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Haworth One Haworth Center
Holland, MI 49423
616-393-1600
Haworth is currently looking to hire for a number of manufacturing positions at our Holland facility. Positions available include Team Members, Machine Operators, Material Handlers, and paint line Load/Unloaders. Positions are available for all shifts and an enhanced shift premium of $1.00/hr. is offered in addition to the hourly rate. Haworth also offers benefit coverage on day 1, as well as 401(k) match and bonus opportunities!

July 21, 2017 5/3 Bank - Financial Empowerment Workshop & Job Fair 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center - Kalamazoo
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
Get on board the Fifth Third e-Bus for credit report assistance, financial education, and home ownership seminars, avoiding foreclosure as well as connect with area employers that have numerous job openings.

July 24, 2017 Excel Staffing Employer of the Day Hiring Event 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center - Kalamazoo
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
Current positions, 1st and 2nd shifts, immediate openings: General Laborers, Team Leaders, Forklift Drivers, Administrative/Clerical and Powder Coaters.

July 24, 2017 Bavarian Inn Restaurant and Lodge Job Fair 
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bavarian Inn Lodge River Rooms
One Covered Bridge Lane
Frankenmuth, MI 48734
Bavarian Inn Restaurant and Bavarian Inn Lodge Hiring Event Summer’s heating up and so are the opportunities at the Bavarian Inn Restaurant and Lodge. Always on the look-out for great people to join us in creating enjoyable experiences for our guests! Open interviews will be held on: Monday, July 24 At Bavarian Inn Lodge River Rooms. The Bavarian Inn Corporation has been family owned and operated for over 65 years. We offer full time & part time positions, great discounts, & benefits. On other weekdays, you may also stop by either the Bavarian Inn Lodge or the Bavarian Inn Restaurant to apply, or online.

July 25, 2017 CPA Teacher Fair 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Chandler Park Academy Middle School
20100 Kelly Road
Harper Woods, MI 48225
313-839-9886
Openings for the fall 2017/2018 school year: ELA/AVID Teacher, Science Teacher, Math Teacher, Social Studies Teacher and Business Teacher. Please contact Dr. Rencher at rencherc@chandlerparkacademy.net or call 313-839-9886 for an immediate interview.

July 25, 2017 Speedway Open Interviews
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
All Speedway Locations
All Great Lakes Bay Region Speedway Locations
Saginaw, MI 48603
Speedway Locations in the Great Lakes Bay Region are holding open interviews on July 25th from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. If unable to attend Hiring Event job seekers may apply online.

July 25, 2017 Direct Care Workers Job Fair
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Michigan Works!
2927 D & M Drive
Gaylord, MI 49735
989-732-3886
On-the-spot interviewing for Direct Care Workers. Multiple employers will be accepting resumes, applications and providing interviews for immediate placement.

July 25, 2017 ektello Hiring Event 
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
ektello Corporate Offices
340 E. Big Beaver Suite 550
Troy, MI 48083
407-436-4686
We're Hiring & You're Invited! ektello is hosting a Hiring Event in Troy, Michigan. If you're a new graduate interested in launching your career in staffing, or have a background in sourcing or recruiting then come check us out and meet the team. We've got several open positions to fill with our internal staff and would love to meet you. Learn more about the following positions: Jr. Sourcing Specialist, Sourcing Specialist, Recruiters.  RSVP and send your resume to resumes@ektello.com today!

July 26, 2017 Detroit Police and Wayne County Sheriff Joint Hiring Event
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Northwest Activity Center
18100 Meyers
Detroit, MI 48235
313-596-8890
Detroit Police and Wayne County Sheriff Joint Hiring Event.

July 26, 2017 Downriver-Wayne County Job Expo 
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Wyndham Hotel – Sterling Heights
34911 VanDyke Ave.
Sterling Heights, MI 48312
734-956-4550
You’re Hired! 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. You’re Hired! 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. You’re Hired! 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 Make People Hire You, How to Uncover Jobs Anywhere. For more information visit our website.

July 26, 2017 Bed, Bath and Beyond Ann Arbor Job Fair 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Bed Bath and Beyond Ann Arbor
3645 Washtenaw
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734-971-7366
Hiring Part Time Cashiers, Sales Associates, Wedding Consultants, and Stock Associates. Also hiring temporary Overnight Stock Associates for 8/22/17 through 9/15/17.

July 27, 2017 Job Fair for Substitute Custodians and Hourly Custodians
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
South Haven Admin. Building
554 Green St.
South Haven, MI 49090
PESG in partnering with the South Haven Public Schools, provides their Substitute Custodians and Hourly Custodians. 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.

July 27, 2017 Wolverine WorldWide Job Fair 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wolverine WorldWide
1005 Baldwin St.
Big Rapids, MI 49307
231-709-8002
OnPoint Employment Solutions is hosting a Job Fair on behalf of Wolverine WorldWide in Big Rapids. They are looking to hire up to 20 full-time workers in various positions. These are temp-to-hire positions. To schedule an appointment with a recruiter ahead of time, please call 231-709-8002.

July 28, 2017 Employer of the Day - Blarney Castle Oil
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Michigan Works! Ottawa Service Center
121 Clover St.
Holland, MI 49423
616-355-3317
Hiring for multiple positions: Customer Service Associates, Assistant Managers, and Managers in Training. On-site Interviews!

July 29, 2017 One Stop Police Officer Hiring Event
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Schoolcraft College Public Safety Training Complex
31777 Industrial Road
Livonia, MI 48150
313-213-1736
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office is looking for motivated men and women who want to serve and protect their community. Our agencies offers a wide range of law enforcement and correctional positions, as well as great career and training opportunities. All Applicants must have a completed and signed MSCTC Physician's Health Screening form before taking the Physical Abilities Test on this date. There will be NO COST to all applicants.

August 2017

August 1, 2017 Job Fair for Substitute Teachers and Paraprofessionals
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Midland County ESA Building
3917 Jefferson Ave.
Midland, MI 48640
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with the Midland County ESA Schools provides their Substitute Teachers and Paraprofessionals. 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 1, 2017 Hope Network Employer of the Day Hiring Event 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Michigan Works! Southwest Service Center - Kalamazoo
1601 S. Burdick Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
269-383-2536
Hiring Direct Support Staff.

August 2, 2017 Job Fair for Substitute Paraprofessionals, Special Education Aides and Substitute Teachers
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Lapeer County Ed-Tech Center
690 N. Lake Pleasant Road
Attica, MI 48412
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with the Almont, Dryden, Imlay City & Lapeer Community Schools, North Branch Area Schools and Lapeer County ISD Schools, provides their Substitute Teachers, Substitute Paraprofessionals and Special Education Aides. 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 2, 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 
All shifts available. Various positions: assembly, material handlers, & molding and coating. Apply online or in person!

August 2, 2017 Job Fair for Substitute Teachers, Substitute Paraprofessionals and Substitute Secretaries
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Mona Shores Public School Board Room
121 Randall Road
Norton Shores, MI 49441
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with the Mona Shores Public School, provides their Substitute Teachers, Substitute Paraprofessional and Substitute 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 3, 2017 Head Start Job Fair: Macomb, Oakland & Wayne Counties 
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Hilton Garden Inn Southfield
26000 American Dr.
Southfield, MI 48034
248-219-1415
Are you or someone you know an early childhood educator looking for a career? There are 13 local agencies providing Early Head Start and Head Start across Macomb, Oakland and Wayne Counties, including the City of Detroit. We’re hiring for 50+ open positions! Head Start agencies will be onsite interviewing for open positions including teaching, direct services, management, program support, administrative and operations.

August 7, 2017 Medical Assistant Interview Event 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Borgess Medical Center- Navigation Center
1521 Gull Road
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
262-439-1689
Please join us for our Interview Event on Monday. Borgess Health is looking for dedicated Medical Assistants to join our team. 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 9, 2017 Job Fair for Substitute Teachers, Substitute Paraprofessionals and Substitute Secretaries
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Livonia Public School Board Room
15125 Farmington Road
Livonia, MI 48154
866-782-7277
PESG in partnering with the Livonia Public Schools, provides their Substitute Teachers, Substitute Paraprofessionals and Substitute 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 9, 2017 Community Job Fair- Grand Rapids 
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Wyoming Campus of Kentwood Community Church
2950 Clyde Park
Grand Rapids, MI 49508
616-455-1740
Community Job Fair- Grand Rapids is a monthly event which is co-sponsored by Kentwood Community Church and West Michigan Works in Kent County. The next event will take place: August 9, 2017 9am-12pm Wyoming Campus of Kentwood Community Church with 40+ local employers all in one location, to meet, greet and interview job seekers. Hundreds of jobs are available, ranging from entry-level to professional and seasonal positions to full-time. View the most current list of registered employers.  In addition to employers, several support agencies will attend. These organizations provide job seekers access to free resume and interview classes, job training and life skills. For more information contact Kmutersbaugh@kcconline.org or 616-455-1740 ext. 504.

August 16, 2017 Detroit Police and Wayne County Sheriff Joint Hiring Event
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
SerMetro
9301 Michigan
Detroit, MI 48210
313-596-8890
Detroit Police and Wayne County Sheriff Joint Hiring Event.

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 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.

September 2017

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!


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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