Michigan Works! Southwest Service Centers are open for in-person services. Check the Locations page for more information. Note: For virtual services, please give us a call and we will be happy to help you.

Michigan Works! Southwest helps businesses with workforce development to make job recruitment smarter

We want a healthy business environment in Southwest Michigan. We contribute to that success by helping employers with the recruitment of quality candidates. Our partnerships help you find employees that are ready to meet the demands of a skilled workforce.

These services are provided to you at no cost. Simply pick up the phone to schedule an appointment to discuss your needs.

Business Services Include:

  • Outreach and job recruitment assistance
  • Screening applications
  • Job postings on Pure Michigan Talent Connect
  • Local jobs hiring events and job fairs
  • Training opportunities and funding
  • Industry-specific consortiums
  • Many more additional resources

Michigan’s Work Share program allows employers to restart their business and bring employees back from unemployment. Learn more about how this program can help your business.

Contact A Specialist

Shawn DeYoung
Branch & St. Joseph Counties
Business Services Coordinator
Heather Ignash
Calhoun County
Business Services Coordinator
Ashley Iovieno
Kalamazoo County
Business Services Manager
Jessica Meskil
Going Pro Talent Fund Specialist
Business Services Coordinator

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