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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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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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One-Stop Service Centers Closed

In observance of Memorial Day, all DESC One-Stop Service Centers will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2015. The One-Stop Service Centers will resume services at 8:00 am on Tuesday, May 26, 2015.

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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: Ahmed Al Khafaji

Mr. Ahmed Al Khafaji was an Iraqi refugee who came to America with his wife and two daughters in 2014 looking for peace, opportunity, and a fresh start.

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200 Detroit Food Assistance Recipients To Get Help […]

Under a new program in Michigan, 200 food assistance recipients in Detroit will be able to “swim”” that “river of opportunity” thanks to more job training possibilities, which will hopefully help them find their way off the assistance program.

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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.