Welcome to Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation.
DESC provides services to over 50,000 jobseekers every year, and over 5,500 Detroit businesses. Through our partnerships with community-based and faith-based organizations, foundations and many others, we provide employers with access to the broadest talent pool in Detroit, and jobseekers with the widest range of job-related services.
Detroit, February 20, 2014: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan has announced a major career fair later this month that will recruit for hundreds of positions with the City of Detroit.
The ‘Hire Detroit’ career fair, scheduled to take place at Cobo Center on February 28 and March 1…
Detroit’s unemployment is high, really high. It’s nearly 18 percent. That’s almost double the Michigan rate of unemployment and Michigan is among the worst in the nation.
So, when a manufacturer hires hundreds of Detroit residents, it gets attention.
Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation (DESC) has launched HIRE DETROIT!, an ambitious awareness campaign that targets the sharing of hiring data across workforce partners and employers, with a goal of 25,000 unemployed Detroiters hired in 2014 by Metro Detroit businesses.
Mayor Duggan delivers his first State of the City address focusing on key successes during his first two months in office, outlining a strategy to improve blight removal, park maintenance, street lighting and bus service, and announcing a feasibility study to determine if Detroit can develop its own auto insurance plan.
One-Stop Service Centers
Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation has locations that are strategically positioned throughout Detroit to service residents and provide a knowledgeable workforce to employers. DESC has three One-Stop Service Centers located in East, Southwest and Northwest Detroit.
- Samaritan Center, 5555 Conner, Detroit, MI 48213
- SER Metro, 9301 Michigan Avenue, Detroit, MI 48210
- Northwest Activities Center, 18100 Meyers, Detroit, MI 48235
We also have numerous neighborhood access points located around the city providing access to basic jobseeker services, so you can be sure that there is always a facility close to you.