Welcome to Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation.
DESC provided services to over 23,000 jobseekers last program year, and over 1,500 Metro-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.
Vaneitta Goines has had different jobs over the years, but she always had an interest in Information Technology.
Early in 2015, when Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan reached an agreement with Detroit Public Schools to take ownership of a number of their properties in exchange for forgiveness of unpaid utility bills, he faced a problem:
In the interest of fulfilling a key Detroit Department of Transportation objective to increase the number of buses providing service to Detroit commuters, the City of Detroit actively sought to significantly step up bus maintenance operations and hire more qualified fleet maintenance personnel.
David Gillespie and Mike Walker are just two beneficiaries of a federal job training program that is helping Detroiters boost their earning power.
The White House National Economic Council, Department of Labor and Department of Commerce hosted an informal meeting January 20 with workforce leaders from around the U.S.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. and the Corporation for a Skilled Workforce (CSW) have released the first report of a two-part series on the current state of Detroit’s workforce systems
Until recently, Preston Bailey worked for a waste disposal company as a hang loader, responsible for the safe removal of waste for businesses and homes around Detroit. The job was OK, but it paid $8.15 per hour, minimum wage in Michigan.
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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 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.