Tower International recently completed a couple of On the Job Trainings with Robert Carpenter and Veronique Lemanski. Robert was working part time in a retail setting, about 15 hours per week and was looking for full time employment.  He had previous manufacturing experience but not in a metal stamping plant, he felt he knew the […]

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Bob was once a struggling returning citizen who suffered from abuse and depression. When Bob came back to the Flint community after being away, he, like so many others, was not afforded the opportunities to be successful that he deserved. When Bob came to MADE, we immediately recognized his potential as he excelled in our […]

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“I definitely want GST Michigan Works! to know if it wasn’t for [their] help, I wouldn’t be able to further my career in the medical field. I can’t thank you all enough!” – Brittany Kozlowski Bad Axe – Brittany Kozlowski first came to GSTMW in June of 2018 hoping to get help obtaining her GED.  […]

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ShaWanda Washington is an Adult participant from the Greater Flint Health Coalition’s Flint Healthcare Employment Opportunities (FHEO) Program, a GST Michigan Works! Service Provider. ShaWanda was visiting the GST Michigan Works! Service Center when she learned of the FHEO Program Prior to beginning her journey with the FHEO Program, ShaWanda was employed as a school […]

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The Flint Healthcare Employment Opportunities (FHEO) Program visited Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy on August 27, 2019 with twelve Out-of-School youth participants to learn about in-demand career opportunities within the company. Participants were led to a call center wear staff members spoke with customers to identify medication needs, resolve insurance issues or assist with developing payment plans. […]

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Arika McClain is a Youth participant from the Greater Flint Health Coalition’s Flint Healthcare Employment Opportunities (FHEO) Program, a GST Michigan Works! Service Provider. Arika was working as a housekeeper when she learned of the FHEO Program from a co-worker. Arik attended an Information Session and it was there that she chose to pursue a […]

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Sanilac – While Ametek prefers to hire experienced workers when possible, the current labor market has created more opportunity for the company to consider less experienced applicants. Though Amber Glaza had no manufacturing background, she decided to take a chance and apply to Ametek for the position of electro-mechanical assembler.  Amber impressed Ametek during her […]

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The Greenlee Tool training that was held at Halligan Electric on July 42, 2019 was part of our company’s “Big Picture” plans. We had recently purchased two large pieces of equipment from Greenlee that are primarily used for large-scale commercial and industrial applications. They represented a large dollar investment into our company’s equipment pool. We […]

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Lapeer – Career Coach Annalisa Przybysz and Apprenticeship Success Coordinator Wanda Bigelow held a Career Building Session with 11 students at Lapeer Alt Ed this November! During the half-day session they discussed wages, played career games such as: Would You Rather, Apprenticeship True & False, Time Management, Resume Building, What’s Your Favorite Subject and Correlating […]

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