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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.

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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Sec. Perez, Pamela Moore, and Lalit Verma

Jail-to-jobs is focus of Labor Secretary at Sakthi plant

Perez toured the Sakthi complex on Ford Street near Livernois on Wednesday to highlight local efforts to to make training and stable employment available to ex-prisoners, thereby helping to reduce recidivism and crime.

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JPM Chase

JP Morgan Chase Report Identifies Skills Gaps, Solutions

Report reveals middle-skill job opportunities for Detroit areas residents and recommends a comprehensive approach to align education and job training with high-demand healthcare and manufacturing positions

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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.

Career advisor with training class

Success Spotlight: Gregory McKinley

Unemployed and seeking local employment due to transportation barriers, Mr. Gregory McKinley came to Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation (DESC).

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Pamela Moore

Pamela Moore’s mission to help the unemployed in Detroit

Moore is the president and CEO of Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation. It is Detroit’s workforce and training agency, and part of the Michigan Works! network which provides services to job seekers across the city.

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Chuck Stokes Pamela Moore and Al Nelson

Spotlight on the News

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.

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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.