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Serving Bay, Gratiot, Isabella, Midland, & Saginaw Counties

Calendar

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Feb
2
Thu
Social Media Workshop
Feb 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Social Media:   If you are active on social media and you are job searching this workshop is for you.  You need to understand how social media can and may impact you and your job search.  Learn the importance of creating your own image before one is created for you.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Feb
3
Fri
Workplace Communication Workshop
Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Workplace Communication:  Communication skills are key in all areas of your career.    The focus of this workshop is on developing better listening skills and developing positive verbal & nonverbal communications in the workplace as well as in your job search.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Resume Writing Workshop
Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Résumé Workshop:  The Résumé Workshop offers information on writing an effective résumé.   If you aren’t getting any interviews then it may be your résumé that needs updating.  Come learn how to make the adjustments to get you to the interview.   (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Feb
6
Mon
Mature Worker Workshop
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Mature Worker:  Looking for a job when you have more than 15 years of work experience is a challenge.  Do they see you as overqualified or too old?  Come learn tips to help overcome concerns regarding years of experience and about competing in today’s job market.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Job Search / Networking Workshop
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Job Search Networking:  This workshop will assist you in your job search from preparation and organization to goal setting and networking for job search success.  Networking can be an effective tool to help with your job search. Join us to learn how to increase your comfort level with networking, discover the benefits of using social media to expand your current network, and explore creative ways to incorporate networking into your job search.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

Feb
7
Tue
Virtual Interviewing Workshop
Feb 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Virtual Interviewing:  Prepare for the post-pandemic world and be ready to learn how to interview virtually on all types of interviewing platforms and ensure that you interview is impactful.  Make the most of your virtual presence by not only learning the basics of using the equipment, but also finding a way to let your personality shine to stand out and get the job offer.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)

 

Feb
8
Wed
DHT Trucking Job Fair @ Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! Saginaw Service Center
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

DHT Trucking is hosting a Single Company Job Fair Wed. Feb. 8th, 2023, from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm at the Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! Saginaw Service Center. Now hiring for Diesel Technician: http://ow.ly/F4G450MEt1L and CDL A Dry Van Driver/OTR: http://ow.ly/se1N50MEt1H.

Be prepared to complete an application at the event and dress to interview. Apply online.

Interviewing Workshop
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Interviewing: Sign up for this workshop to learn more about behavioral interviewing, how to prepare for the interview, what employers are really asking, and get tips on how to relax and ace the interview. Also, learn how an organized portfolio will help you during an interview.

LaJoy Group – Single Company Job Fair @ Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! Saginaw Service Center
Feb 8 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

LaJoy Group – Home Health Care will be conducting on-the-spot interviews at the Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! Saginaw Service Center on Wednesday, February 8th, 2023, from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

They will be conducting interviews for the following positions found on Pure Michigan Talent Connect (PMTC):

Home Health Caregivers Needed in the Great Lakes Bay Region: https://jobs.mitalent.org/job-seeker/job-details/JobCode/105830408

Home Health Caregiver – Saginaw: https://jobs.mitalent.org/job-seeker/job-details/JobCode/93097169

Home Health Caregiver – Chesaning: https://jobs.mitalent.org/job-seeker/job-details/JobCode/83373573

Home Health Caregiver – Bay City: https://jobs.mitalent.org/job-seeker/job-details/JobCode/93096627

Home Health Caregiver – Pinconning: https://jobs.mitalent.org/job-seeker/job-details/JobCode/83373904

Home Health Caregiver – Midland: https://jobs.mitalent.org/job-seeker/job-details/JobCode/93096422

Home Health Caregiver – Mount Pleasant: https://jobs.mitalent.org/job-seeker/job-details/JobCode/93096819

LaJoy Group – Home Health Care, a division of LaJoy Group, is a home health care agency for clients throughout Michigan. We are dedicated to enhancing the quality of life by providing patients with compassionate and dependable care in the privacy and security of their own homes. Our philosophy of care is to provide safe and professional services to reduce stress and maintain patients’ independence. We offer employee benefits including bonus potential, referral bonus program, Paid Medical Leave, medical benefits (30 hours per week required) and 401K opportunities.

Applicants should bring a copy of their resume.

If able, please bring the following documents to the interview: Driver’s License/State Photo ID, SSC/Birth Certificate, Auto Insurance, and Auto Registration

Feb
9
Thu
Budgeting Workshop
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Budgeting:  Maintaining a budget on a lower income while you job search is challenging.  This workshop gives you helpful tips on how to set up your household budget with a limited income and how to be responsible with your budgeting practices.  (Please register 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.)