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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.

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One-Stop Service Centers Closed

In observance of Labor Day, all DESC One-Stop Service Centers will be closed on Monday, September 7, 2015. The One-Stop Service Centers will resume services at 8:00 am on Tuesday, September 8, 2015.

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Chase’s year 2 Detroit funding plans […]

New York-based J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. is unveiling plans Monday for year two of its two-year $100 million economy development initiative for the city of Detroit

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SERCO, Inc. awarded $4.2M One-Stop contract

The city’s workforce and training agency Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation (DESC) has selected Detroit-based SERCO, Inc., the subsidiary company of SER Metro-Detroit, to manage day-to-day operations at its 3 One-Stop service centers, replacing New York-based Grant Associates Inc.

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What can you find at the One-Stop Service Center?

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.

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Success Spotlight: Robert Curry

Robert Curry is one of Detroit’s many returning residents who, after years of imprisonment, used dislocated worker funds to obtain a Commercial Driver License. Getting that license helped him find a job that pays well enough to support him and his family.

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Logistics trucking company bringing 150 jobs to Detroit

Linc, a Universal Truckload Services company, is opening a new 500,000-square-foot facility at the Interstate-94 Industrial Park on the city’s east side. The company will be the first new tenant announced at the industrial park since the state made it a tax-free zone to help attract more jobs and investments to the city.

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Employer Spotlight: Institute for Population Health

Denise explained the free services DESC offers for businesses to Loretta Davis, IPH President and CEO, who put her in contact with Clinical Manager Anthony Harris to fill their local hiring needs.

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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.