Job Seeker Services
You are looking for a meaningful career and local employers are looking for qualified talent. West Michigan Works! focuses on connecting you to the employers who need good workers. Take advantage of our free services and let us help you take your next step to a new career. Questions? Contact us to learn more!
Do you need help exploring career options, finding training opportunities or searching for the right job? You may qualify to receive career planning services, specialized job search assistance or scholarships for career training & on-the-job training.
Combine on-the-job training with technical education to get the skills employers need—all while earning a paycheck! An apprenticeship is a great way to get started on the path to a successful career. See below for the current apprenticeship opportunities through West Michigan Works! Learn more about apprenticeships at the US Department of Labor website >
Are you age 14-24? Our youth services can help you complete a high school degree or GED, gain work experience and prepare you for a satisfying career.
Explore your interests and skills to find the right career for you. Gain work experience by working with local employers.
Were you or your spouse a member of the US Armed Forces? Let us know!
Eligible Veterans and their spouses might qualify for priority of service or intensive, individualized employment services. Please identify yourself to a staff member at any of our Service Centers to learn more.
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Going PRO in Michigan with Skilled Trades
Skilled Trades are careers that often require less schooling and less money than a four-year degree. These are high-demand jobs in fields like healthcare, information technology, advanced manufacturing and construction. Today’s professional trades careers offer great opportunities for Michigan’s high school and community college students.
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