Welcome to Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation.
DESC provided services to over 32,000 jobseekers last year, and over 1,700 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.
Whether you are looking for a job on the construction of the new ‘District Detroit’, or you’re an employer looking to hire skilled-trade talent to work on the construction, you’ve come to the right place.
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan delivered his second State of the City Address on February 10, 2015 at the Redford Theater.
Pamela Moore, President & CEO of Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation and Attorney Al Nelson, Chair of the Detroit Workforce Development Board are interviewed about the future of workforce and training Detroiters by Chuck Stokes on Spotlight on the News.
Our One-Stop Service Centers offer a wide range of training, education, and job search facilities to help Detroiters find a career path that's right for them.
Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation won a grant for public schools to teach high school students to be more employable.
Jasmine Trice was employed with Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) as a Clinic Service Representative. After receiving an email about a promotion opportunity from the Human Resources department, she realized her skills needed an upgrade.
Holding a Master’s Degree in Education and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration‐CIS, Pelecia Ward had experience in the IT field and in teaching but was finding it very difficult to secure employment as she was a mature worker in a field that was hiring more entry‐level professionals.
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.