“Many new jobs are being created in a variety of sectors throughout northwest Michigan, with competitive wages, for a variety of skill levels,” said Elaine Wood, Networks Northwest CEO..
Students from the Sunrise Academy Alternative Education Program in Elk Rapids toured the Traverse City Michigan Works! Center to find out about the services available there and to get job search tips from Business Liaisons and Career Facilitators.
Over 150 students learned about opportunities in computer aided design at northwest Michigan manufacturing companies.
Watch two short videos to find out about the value of entry level jobs and some of the key soft skills local employers want job seekers to have.
- Michigan Works! Helps Job Seeker Overcome Challenges and Start New Career
- New Location and Resources for Grand Traverse Area Literacy Council at Northwest Michigan Works!
- Northwest Michigan Works! Helps Displaced Workers in Benzie County
- Local Jobs for Michigan’s Graduates Program Receives National Recognition
- Northwest Michigan Works Schedules STTF Employer Information Sessions
- New Director of Operations at Northwest Michigan Works
- WIOA Plan Available for Review and Comment
- Adult Education Graduates Recognized at Commencement Ceremony
- Northwest Michigan Works Receives Funding to Help Pugsley Correctional Facility Workers
- Machining Training Helps Job Seeker and Employer
- Beaver Island Lighthouse School Recognizes Graduates
- Employer Expo Exposes Students to Careers in Cadillac Area
- Former Student Returns to Lighthouse School 24 Years After Graduation
- Michigan Works Recognizes Northern Michigan Businesses and Employees
- Graduating Seniors Say Lighthouse School Changed Their Lives
- Students Attend Career Conference, Youth Advisor Receives Award
- Businesses and Job Seekers Connect at IT Career Fair
- Hiring Event in Traverse City Connects Veterans with Local Jobs
- Armor Express Selected as Michigan’s Government Contractor of the Year
- Northwest Michigan Works! Helps Company With Training and Job Postings
- Northwest Michigan Works! Helps Medical Facility Meet Staffing Needs
- Support The Beaver Island Lighthouse School
- Career Café Open House at New Michigan Works Location in Petoskey
- High Schoolers Explore Career Options in Emmet County
- Beaver Island Lighthouse School Students Attend Leadership Day in Lansing
- Students Explore Local Career Options in Antrim and Kalkaska Counties
- New Career Expo for Manistee County Students
- Northwest Michigan Works! Business Liaison Receives Statewide Recognition
- Meijer Recognized as Michigan Works Employer of the Year