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Welcome to Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation.

DESC provides services to over 40,000 jobseekers every year, and over 2,500 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.

Welder, cranes and construction site

District Detroit wants to Hire Detroit

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.

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Partnership produces jobs for Detroit Youth

Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation (DESC), the Midnight Golf Program and the Doubletree Hotel are combining to provide work experience, possible career training and even permanent jobs for Detroit Youth.

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DWDB Chair David Baker Lewis

Workforce Board looks toward a collaborative future

Striving to keep the City of Detroit moving forward, the Workforce Development Policy Board met Friday, September 12, 2014 and their theme remained the same, empowering and advocating to serve the Detroit community.

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Grand Circus Programs: The Hacker Society

DESC and Osborn College Prep recently teamed up with Grand Circus to launch a program teaching students about coding and technology in the City of Detroit. For more videos by Zoom Detroit Studios please click here.

Pens to be used by the President are set on the signing table with the bill prior to President Barack Obama signing H.R. 803, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

President Signs Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

President Obama has signed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), signaling the continued importance of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA), and reauthorizing WIA until 2020.

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DESC, partners plan for The District Detroit

Partners Quarterly Meeting theme is preparing Detroiters for development’s jobs By Paul Harris Discussion about The District Detroit project dominated the Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation Partners Quarterly Meeting, which was held at Detroit’s Northwest Activities Center on Wednesday, Oct. 8. Of course, The District Detroit is the 50-block development – which will be anchored by […]

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Jose Reyes speaks at Experience IT Graduation

DESC contributes to life-changing experience

ExperienceIT changed everything for Chandra Floyd. “In eight weeks I got enough knowledge to change my career and change my life,” said Floyd

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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.

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.