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Tribal Outreach and Supervising Educator
Marquette, MI - MSU Extension is hiring an individual who provides leadership and expertise in nutrition and physical activity specifically within tribal nations and communities.
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Meal Delivery Driver (Part-Time and Substitute)
Hancock, MI - Copper Country Senior Meals is looking for a reliable meal delivery driver who is concerned with customer care, satisfaction, and transporting food in a safe and timely manner. If applying for the Substitute position, please say so when you submit your resume.
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Assistant Property Manager
Houghton, MI - Arbor Green is looking for an Assistant Property Manager to join their team in Houghton, MI! This is a full-time career opportunity, with possibility for advancement, in fast paced office environment. Experience in housing management helpful but not required, and training will be provided.
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Water Treatment Plant Technician
Champion, MI - Eagle Mine is looking for a Water Treatment Plant Tech to continuously monitor the water treatment processes and make operational changes necessary to ensure conformance.
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Multiple Opportunities
Houghton, MI - BHK Community Action is looking for Bus Drivers and Homemaker, Respite, and Home Care Workers.
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Apprenticeship Opportunities
Upper Peninsula of MI - Get ready to win with a career in masonry! BAC Local 2 is accepting applications year-round. Learn more at the link below.
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Soo Locks Project
Sault Ste. Marie, MI - Various companies will be looking for seriously skilled applicants throughout the Soo Locks Project. Click the link for details about current opportunities.
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Upper Peninsula Michigan Works! employment support

Employment Support

  • Utilize Pure MI Talent Connect to search for U.P. jobs.
  • Get help writing a resume or filling out an application.
  • Learn interviewing tips and practice mock interviews.
  • Access technology (phone, fax, copy, scan, email, print).
  • Learn to use technology (all skill levels).
  • Explore work readiness and interest inventories.
  • Acquire soft skills.
  • Learn effective job searching techniques.
  • And much more! Contact us
Upper Peninsula Michigan Works! career support

Career Support

  • Matching workers to employment opportunities.
  • Overcoming barriers to getting a job or staying employed.
  • Changing careers.
  • Connecting to apprenticeships, work experiences and on-the-job training.
  • Attaining a certification, credential or license.
  • Exploring career pathways.
  • Training that leads to industry-recognized credentials for in-demand jobs.
  • Access to high quality workforce services for individuals with disabilities.
  • Workforce Development Programs that meet the needs of local employers.
  • And much more! Contact us
Upper Peninsula Michigan Works! Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

Youth Support under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)

  • Tutoring, study skills training, and instruction.
  • Dropout prevention and recovery services.
  • Paid and unpaid work experiences.
  • Summer employment opportunities.
  • Pre-apprenticeship programs, internships, job shadowing and on-the-job training opportunities.
  • Financial literacy education.
  • Career awareness, career counseling, and career exploration services.
  • Activities that help youth prepare for, and transition to, post-secondary education and training.
  • And much more! Contact us
Upper Peninsula Michigan Works! General Support for Youth

General Support for Youth

  • Work-Based Learning – a paid position that helps you hone your current skills and develop your employability.
  • Talent Tours – behind-the-scenes look at local businesses and work opportunities.
  • Career and Technical Education (CTE) events like UP Skills Challenge and UP Professional Trades Careers Day.
  • Jobs for Michigan’s Graduates (JMG) – equipping young adults with the skills to win at school, employment and beyond.
  • The Young Professionals program, career exploration, job shadowing, and work experiences.
  • And much more! Contact us
Upper Peninsula Michigan Works! Specialized Support

Specialized Support

  • Partnership, Accountability, Training, Hope (PATH) – work readiness for participants of the Family Independence Program.
  • Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) – assistance for those who’ve lost a job as a result of foreign trade.
  • Returning Citizens – employment for those seeking a second chance.
  • Re-Employment Services and Eligibility Assessment (RESEA) – services to help you return to work faster.
  • Veterans – priority of service for Veterans and referrals to Veterans Career Advisors.
  • Michigan Rehabilitation Services – referrals to vocational rehabilitation professionals.
  • And much more! Contact us
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