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Welcome to Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation.

DESC provides services to over 50,000 jobseekers every year, and over 5,500 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.

Pamela Moore

OTHER VOICES: A plan to meet Detroit’s skilled-trades needs

Crain’s Detroit Business, March 16, 2014: In response to the March 10 editorial “New arena another chance for local jobs,” the message to M-1 Rail and Olympia Development has been delivered, and the opportunities are not being ignored.

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Detroit Manufacturing Systems

How DMS hired hundreds of workers

Detroit’s unemployment is high, really high. It’s nearly 18 percent. That’s almost double the Michigan rate of unemployment and Michigan is among the worst in the nation.

So, when a manufacturer hires hundreds of Detroit residents, it gets attention.

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Labor Secretary Perez at DESC Northwest Activity Center

HIRE DETROIT! aims for 25,000 jobs in 2014

Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation (DESC) has launched HIRE DETROIT!, an ambitious awareness campaign that targets the sharing of hiring data across workforce partners and employers, with a goal of 25,000 unemployed Detroiters hired in 2014 by Metro Detroit businesses.

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Mayor Duggan's 2014 State of the City Address

Mayor Duggan delivers his first State of the City address focusing on key successes during his first two months in office, outlining a strategy to improve blight removal, park maintenance, street lighting and bus service, and announcing a feasibility study to determine if Detroit can develop its own auto insurance plan.

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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 numerous 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.