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 event listed on this calendar, please submit your information to us for consideration. To ensure your event gets posted before the event day, please submit your request at least two business days in advance. In addition, if you are interested in having our staff attend one of your events, please contact us.


September 2020

Construction Management and Technology Career Fair Date: 09/24/2020
Start Time: 01:00 PM End Time: 04:00 PM

Contact : NMU Career Services
Phone : (906) 227-2800
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/16313  
City/State/Zip :
Marquette, Michigan - 49855
Email : careers@nmu.edu
Description : This year marks the 16th Annual Construction Management and Technology Career Fair! 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.

Mid Michigan College Virtual Career Fair Date: 09/24/2020
Start Time: 01:00 PM End Time: 04:00 PM

Contact : Amy Dykhouse
Phone : (989) 317-4613
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
http://www.midmich.edu/jobfair
MWA :
Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works!  
City/State/Zip :
Mt. Pleasant, Michigan - 48858
Email : careercenter@midmich.edu
Description : Virtual Job Fair held for employers to interview and hire at all skill levels. Job seekers should dress for success and have digital copies of their resume available.

Jessica Clarke Date: 09/22/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 03:00 PM

Date: 09/24/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 03:00 PM

Contact : Jessica Clarke
Phone : (517) 323-4710
Event Format: In-person Career Event
Event Venue Name :
Resource MFG
Address :
3125 Sovereign Drive Suite 9D
                
Lansing, Michigan - 48911
Email : lansingmi@resourcemfg.com
Description : Open interviews for manufacturing positions in and around Lansing.

Grayling Outdoor Job Fair Date: 09/24/2020
Start Time: 02:00 PM End Time: 04:00 PM

Contact : Alayne Hansen
Phone : (989) 348-8709
Event Format: In-person Career Event
Event Venue Name :
City Park next to Grayling Chamber of Commerce
MWA :
Michigan Works! Northeast Consortium
Address :
213 Cedar St 
                
Grayling, Michigan - 49738
Email : hansena@nemcworks.org
Description : Outdoor Job Fair in the City Park next to the Grayling Chamber of Commerce. Social distancing, face covering, and health screening required. Contact Michigan Works for resume assistance or with any questions - 989-348-8709
Event Flyer :
JOB FAIR FLYER for Alpena_Gaylord_Grayling.pdf

Northwest Michigan Works! Virtual Hiring Event - HEALTHCARE Date: 09/24/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 01:00 PM

Contact : Jayne Lindbom
Phone : (231) 499-5766
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
http://nwm.org/virtualhiring
MWA :
Northwest Michigan Works!  
City/State/Zip :
Traverse City, Michigan - 49686
Email : jayne.lindblom@networksnorthwest.org
Description : Don't miss this opportunity to meet with area HEALTHCARE employers and learn about their company and open positions! There are over 100 job opportunities to explore during this virtual event. Different employers will present each half-hour. See the schedule below: 9:00am – 9:30am Monarch Home Health, Traverse City 9:30am – 10:00am Orchard Creek Health Care, Traverse City 10:00am – 10:30am Medilodge of Leelanau, Suttons Bay 10:30am – 11:00am Ray’s Health Services, Traverse City 11:00am – 11:30am PACE North, Traverse City 11:30am – 12:00pm Kalkaska Memorial, Kalkaska 12:00pm - 12:30pm Spectrum Community Services, Manistee 12:30pm - 1:00pm Grand Traverse Pavilions, Traverse City The hiring event takes place on Zoom. If you don't already have the app, you'll want to download it prior to the event. Your registration allows you to attend the entire event or, you can come and go as you please to visit only the employers of your choice. This is a GREAT opportunity to meet several healthcare employers, all in one place!
Event Flyer :
Virtual HIring Events flyer REV 3_09_03_2020.pdf

Healthcare Industry Job Fair Date: 09/24/2020
Start Time: 04:00 PM End Time: 06:00 PM

Contact : Amy Ames
Phone : (989) 280-4133
Event Format: In-person Career Event
Event Venue Name :
Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works Service Centers
MWA :
Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works!
Address :
312 E. Genesee Ave 
                
Saginaw, Michigan - 48607
Email : amesa@michiganworks.com
Description : Healthcare Industry OUTDOOR Job Fair!! When: Thursday, September 24th 4 pm – 6 pm Where: Outside GLBMW! Saginaw Service Center 312 E. Genesee Ave., Saginaw,MI 48607 What to expect the day of event: • Like any other job fair, you can expect to have employers ready and waiting to meet with you! • Face coverings will be required to be worn in all areas of the job fair. • You will be asked to register your name, email and phone number upon entry into the job fair. • You will have to answer wellness check questions. • Once you enter the employer area, we will be enforcing the social distancing rules. While waiting to meet with an employer, please allow 6 feet between the next job seeker and yourself. • GLBMW! Staff will be walking around offering hand sanitizer to any one wishes to use it. Before the event: Need assistance with your resume? • While our service centers are closed, we are still able to provide resume assistance virtually. • Visit us at michiganworks.com and type resume assistance.
Event Flyer :
OUTDOOR Healthcare Industry job fair - Job Seeker flyer (003).pdf

Job Fair Date: 09/24/2020
Start Time: 01:00 PM End Time: 05:00 PM

Contact : Edward Little
Phone : (989) 652-7200
Event Format: In-person Career Event
Event Venue Name :
Bavarian Inn Lodge
Address :
One Covered Bridge Lane River Rooms
                
Frankenmuth, Michigan - 48734
Email : elittle@bavarianinn.com
Description : Open Interviews for: • Servers • Retail • Leadership • Bakery • Cooking positions • Maintenance • And much more!!!
Event Flyer :
Bavarian Inn HR Job Fair Sept 2020-3.pdf

YAPP Drive-Thru Job Fair Date: 09/24/2020
Start Time: 10:00 AM End Time: 02:00 PM

Contact : Sue
Phone : (734) 858-4284
Event Format: In-person Career Event
Event Venue Name :
Michigan Works Wayne American Job Center
MWA :
Southeast Michigan Community Alliance
Address :
35731 W. Michigan Avenue 
                
Wayne, Michigan - 48184
Email : sarmstrong@etdinc.com
Description : YAPP USA Automotive Systems, Inc. (A World Class, Tier1 Automotive Supplier) are hiring Production Operators (Job Code: 11096265) starting at: $ 13.75/hour. Apply online at: www.yappusa.com before arriving to Drive-Thru Job Fair Event. All attendees will be required to wear a mask and social distancing rules will be enforced. Bring a pen and be prepared to fill out form(s) in your vehicle.
Event Flyer :
YAPP Drive-Thru Job Fair - 9-24-20.pdf

Pomeroy Living Hiring Event Date: 09/24/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 03:00 PM

Contact : Justin Skibin
Phone : (989) 714-5608
Event Format: In-person Career Event
Event Venue Name :
Pomeroy Living Open House and Hiring Event
MWA :
Southeast Michigan Community Alliance
Address :
40033 Eight Mile Rd 
                
Northville, Michigan - 48167
Email : jskibin@edsisolutions.com
Description : Pomeroy Living in Northville will be holding an open house/hiring event at its Northville location! The company has openings for Nurses, Activity Assistants, Caregivers, Dietary Aides, and Medical Technicians!

Northwest Michigan Works! Virtual Hiring Event - HOSPITALITY & SERVICES Date: 09/25/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 01:00 PM

Contact : Jayne Lindbom
Phone : (231) 499-5766
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
http://nwm.org/Virtualhiring
MWA :
Northwest Michigan Works!  
City/State/Zip :
Traverse City, Michigan - 49686
Email : jayne.lindblom@networksnorthwest.org
Description : Don't miss this opportunity to meet with area HOSPITALITY & SERVICES employers and learn about their company and open positions! There are over 100 job opportunities to explore during this virtual event. Different employers will present each half-hour. See the schedule below: 9:00am – 9:30am Speedway, Traverse City 9:30am – 10:00am Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, Acme 10:00am – 10:30am Walmart, Cadillac 10:30am – 11:00am Crystal Mountain Resort, Thompsonville 11:00am – 11:30am Country Inns & Suites, Traverse City 11:30am – 12:00pm Meijer, Acme 12:00pm – 12:30pm Great Wolf Lodge, Traverse City The hiring event takes place on Zoom. If you don't already have the app, you'll want to download it prior to the event. Your registration allows you to attend the entire event or, you can come and go as you please to visit only the employers of your choice. This is a GREAT opportunity to meet several employers, all in one place!
Event Flyer :
Virtual HIring Events flyer REV 3_09_03_2020.pdf

Pop Up Job Fair - Holland - Salvation Army Date: 09/28/2020
Start Time: 01:00 PM End Time: 03:00 PM

Contact : Amy JOhnson
Phone : (517) 230-3863
Event Format: In-person Career Event
Event Venue Name :
Salvation Army
Address :
104 Clover St 
                
Holland, Michigan - 49422
Email : amy.johnson@resourcemfg.com
Description : Forklift and production jobs $14.35-15.35 per hour all shifts www.resourcemfg.com
Event Flyer :
RMFG job fair flyer.docx

You're Hired! Virtual Career Fair Date: 09/29/2020
Start Time: 09:30 AM End Time: 04:00 PM

Contact : Maria Westwood
Phone : (734) 956-4550
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
http://jobfairgiant.com/  
City/State/Zip :
, Michigan - 
Email : mara@jobfairgiant.com
Description : The You’re Hired! Virtual Career Fairs events offer job applicants hundreds of full-time and part-time jobs, we welcome experienced candidates, military veterans, professionals, executives, college alumni, recent high school graduates and entry-level candidates. Several companies will be hiring at the virtual job fair with opportunities in 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. Well-paying, good jobs will be available, and most positions will be in Metro Detroit, Macomb County, Oakland County, Wayne County, and some national employers will be online with opportunities. THIS HIRING EVENT IS FREE TO JOB SEEKERS. Be prepared: Make sure your resume is updated, wear business attire as some employers will want to video chat during the Online event, be prepared to be interviewed on the spot. You’re Hired! Virtual Career Fair Tuesday, September 03, 2020 9:30am to 12:00pm 1:30pm to 4:00pm Event Details: • Virtual Event, it all happens online. • Register on website, create your candidate profile, and upload your resume. • Attend the Virtual Event on Tuesday, September 03, 2020 • Flexible Time Frame: Companies are online engaging with candidates from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm and 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm (eastern time zone). • You may chat with employers using your webcam or chat message on your laptop, tablet or desktop computer.

Women Leaders Explore Resiliency in the Workplace and Life During Inforums 58th Annual Meeting Date: 09/29/2020
Start Time: 12:00 PM End Time: 01:30 PM

Contact : Anna Grace
Phone : (313) 567-0232
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
https://inforummichigan.z2systems.com/  
City/State/Zip :
Detroit, Michigan - 48243
Email : agrace@inforummichigan.org
Description : Inforum will be hosting its 58th Annual Meeting in a virtual format with panelists, Gina Coleman, Nansook Park and JoAnne Purtan, to discuss common stressors in work and life - volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity - known as VUCA. Experienced by professionals at all levels, panelists will discuss strategic solutions and share stories about addressing VUCA in everyday life, at a time when these stressors are more relevant than ever before. The event takes place September 29 and will run from 12- 1:30 p.m. online. Tickets are on sale now at https://inforummichigan.z2systems.com/np/clients/inforummichigan/event.jsp?event=26621.

Multiple Industry OUTDOOR Job Fair in Alma, Michigan Date: 09/29/2020
Start Time: 11:00 AM End Time: 01:00 PM

Contact : Sheril Tarrant
Phone : (989) 577-0306
Event Format: In-person Career Event
Event Venue Name :
Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works Alma Service Center
MWA :
Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works!
Address :
312 E. Center St 
                
Alma, Michigan - 48801
Email : sherilt@michiganworks.com
Description : Multiple Industry OUTDOOR Job Fair!! When: Tuesday, September 29th 11 am – 1 pm Where: Outside Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! Alma Service Center What to expect the day of event: • Like any other job fair, you can expect to have employers ready and waiting to meet with you! • Face coverings will be required to be worn in all areas of the job fair. • You will be asked to register your name, email and phone number upon entry into the job fair. • You will have to answer wellness check questions. • Once you enter the employer area, we will be enforcing the social distancing rules. While waiting to meet with an employer, please allow 6 feet between the next job seeker and yourself. • GLBMW! Staff will be walking around offering hand sanitizer to any one wishes to use it. Before the event: Need assistance with your resume? ? While our service centers are closed, we are still able to provide resume assistance virtually. ? Visit us at michiganworks.com and type resume assistance.
Event Flyer :
Save the date! Multi Company (1).pdf

Hirning Event Date: 09/29/2020
Start Time: 04:00 PM End Time: 07:00 PM

Contact : Cheyenne Burgess
Phone : (248) 200-9396
Event Format: In-person Career Event
Event Venue Name :
PACE Southeast Michigan Hiring Event
Address :
35501 Mound Rd. 
                
Sterling Heights, Michigan - 48310
Email : cheyenne.burgess@pacesemi.org
Description : Hiring Event at PACE Southeast Michigan - Sterling Heights location! We are hiring for all of our locations (Detroit, Southfield, Pontiac, Eastpointe, Sterling Heights and Dearborn). With over 90 job openings, we are specifically trying to target Participant Care Associates (nursing assistants), Drivers (must have a CDL), LPNs, and Dietary Associates.
Event Flyer :
Hiring Event Public Flyer_9.17).pdf

Job Fair Career Services Date: 09/30/2020
Start Time: 04:00 PM End Time: 07:00 PM

Contact : Sport Expo Center
Phone : (586) 445-7321
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
http://Careerservices@macomb.edu/  
City/State/Zip :
Warren, Michigan - 48088
Email : careerservices@macomb.edu
Description : Career Services Job Fair

SEMCAS Virtual Job Fair 2020 Date: 09/30/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 12:00 PM

Contact : Lori Spicer
Phone : (734) 229-3512
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
https://www.semca.org/job-seekers/virtual-job-fair/
MWA :
Southeast Michigan Community Alliance  
City/State/Zip :
Taylor, Michigan - 48180
Email : lori.spicer@semca.org
Description : Over 25 employers in Wayne County (except Detroit) and Monroe county employers who are looking for entry level, experienced and degree driven occupations! Come on in and meet and greet with employers who are looking for job seekers interested in a jump start to their career!
Event Flyer :
Hiring Event Public Flyer_9.17).pdf

October 2020

Sales Jobs Connect Job Fair Date: 10/01/2020
Start Time: 04:30 PM End Time: 07:30 PM

Contact : Lisa Callaghan
Phone : (816) 601-5054
Event Format: In-person Career Event
Event Venue Name :
Sales Jobs Connect Job Fair
Address :
19525 Victor Parkway 
                
Livonia, Michigan - 48152
Email : lcallaghan@salesjobsconnect.com
Description : Sales Jobs Connect- Sales Only Recruiting Event October 1, 2020 4:30pm-1:30pm Embassy Suites- 19525 Victor Parkway- Livonia MI- 48152 This is the best way to bypass internet applications and get face-to-face interviews with hiring managers from multiple companies in a single evening. Interviews take place in a private suite- not a noisy ballroom. Entry, mid-level, senior & sales management opportunities will be present. On-site orientation to provide information on each of the attending companies. Professional interview attire is expected. Please bring 10 copies of your resume. No fee to attend for job seekers.

Michigan Department of Transportation Career Fair Date: 10/06/2020
Start Time: 06:30 PM End Time: 08:00 PM

Contact : Eric Schaufele
Phone : (517) 249-0050
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
https://app.brazenconnect.com/a/Michigan/e/4q9Mn
MWA :
z* - Multiple County/Agency  
City/State/Zip :
, Michigan - 
Email : SchaufeleE@Michigan.gov
Description : Exciting opportunity to meet and learn about careers with the Michigan Department of Transportation. We have numerous Statewide openings to include Seasonal Maintenance, Engineering, Professional, and Trades positions. Visit www.michigan.gov/mdotjobs to apply.
Event Flyer :
MDOT Virtual Job Fair Flyer.pdf

Michigan Virtual Career Fair Date: 10/08/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 04:30 PM

Date: 10/09/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 07:00 PM

Date: 10/10/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 07:00 PM

Contact : Mara Westwood
Phone : (734) 956-4550
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
http://jobfairgiant.com/  
City/State/Zip :
, Michigan - 
Email : mara@jobfairgiant.com
Description : The Michigan Virtual Career Fairs events offer job applicants hundreds of full-time and part-time jobs, experienced candidates, military veterans, professionals, executives, college alumni, recent high school graduates and entry-level candidates. Participants employers with job opportunity in several Michigan cities, counties, and communities statewide; area including Grand Rapids, Flint, Kalamazoo, Romulus, Downriver, Saginaw, Holland, Ann Arbor, Metro Detroit, Macomb County, Wayne County, Oakland County and many other areas. This event is free for all job seekers to attend; all candidates must attend event online. Register to attend online at http://jobfairgiant.com
Event Flyer :
FLYER FOR MITALENT WEBSITE 1080-1380.pdf

Virtual Job Fair Date: 10/15/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 12:00 PM

Contact : Ty Krauss
Phone : (810) 233-5974
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
http://gstmiworks.org/jobfair
MWA :
GST Michigan Works!  
City/State/Zip :
Flint, Michigan - 48503
Email : tkrauss@gstmiworks.org
Description : Join GST Michigan Works! for an opportunity to find a new job, your next job or another job. Click here to register>> http://gstmiworks.org/jobfair

Virtual Job Fair Date: 10/15/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 12:00 PM

Contact : Ty Krauss
Phone : (810) 233-5974
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
https://app.brazenconnect.com/a/Michigan/e/4J2vw
MWA :
GST Michigan Works!  
City/State/Zip :
Flint, Michigan - 48503
Email : tkrauss@gstmiworks.org
Description : GST Michigan Works! is hosting a Virtual Job Fair with a variety of Employers hiring for multiple positions in Genesee County. Our featured industries include, but are not limited to: Healthcare, Retail, Manufacturing, Logistics, Construction, Hospitality and Education! For more information, please visit our event link or contact Ty Krauss, Business Services Manager, at (810) 233-5974 Ext. 134.

Fall Semester Job Fair (Virtual) Date: 10/21/2020
Start Time: 01:00 PM End Time: 04:00 PM

Contact : NMU Career Services
Phone : (906) 227-2800
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/16283  
City/State/Zip :
Marquette, Michigan - 49855
Email : careers@nmu.edu
Description : This year marks the 53rd Annual Fall Semester Job Fair! This is an opportunity for employers to share information with NMU students (not 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.

Detroit Home Health Care Virtual Job Fair Date: 10/27/2020
Start Time: 09:00 AM End Time: 12:00 PM

Contact : Jennifer Hunt
Phone : (517) 285-5864
Event Format: Virtual Career Event
Event Virtual Link:
https://app.brazenconnect.com/a/Michigan/e/agNwM
MWA :
Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation  
City/State/Zip :
Detroit, Michigan - 
Email : huntj15@michigan.gov
Description : Looking for a career in the growing field of home health care? Detroit area agencies will be hiring for Direct Care Workers, Personal Care Assistants, Direct Support Professionals, CNAs, and other in-home care positions. Register today to meet with multiple employers through the virtual job fair!
Event Flyer :
VJF Email Banners (003).pdf


If you would like your upcoming Michigan Job or Career Fair listed on this calendar, please submit your information to us for consideration.