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On-the-Job Training recipients: Doug Galau, James Roznowski & Michael Oberleas
On-the-Job Training recipients: Doug Galau, James Roznowski & Michael Oberleas
LINK Industries in Indian River, MI has been a cutting tool manufacturer in Cheboygan County for 63-years. Since 2015, Link has invested over $70,000 in facility and technology upgrades and created more...
Posted on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by Alicia Wallace
 
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For nearly 30 years, Doyle Roofing has been a critical part of Cheboygan, MI’s construction industry. Doyle provides specialized industrial roofing services that are not available through other contractors and Doyle’s more...
Posted on Monday, February 13, 2017 by Alicia Wallace
 
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Employers across northern Michigan are invited to reserve their free booth space at any of the 4 upcoming Michigan Works Job Fairs.
Posted on Monday, January 16, 2017 by Alicia Wallace
 
Since 1904, Besser Company in Alpena, MI, has been recognized as the leader for quality concrete products equipment and parts for the masonry, hardscape, pipe and precast markets. Besser’s goal is more...
Posted on Friday, January 06, 2017 by Alicia Wallace
Posted on Wednesday, January 04, 2017 by Alicia Wallace
 
ALPENA RESOURCE RECOVERY FACILITY COMMERCIAL BUSINESS RECYCLING PERMITS Effective January 1, 2017, Alpena County Businesses can purchase a “Business Permit” for a fee of $100.00.  This permit will be good for one year more...
Posted on Monday, December 19, 2016 by Denise Cline
Prell Services is a Northern Michigan transportation company providing safe, reliable, and affordable transportation to Alpena and the surrounding county residents. They are a strong community leader and a devoted Michigan more...
Posted on Thursday, December 15, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
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R. S. Scott Associates is a local engineering company that has served Northeast Michigan for over 75 years. They specialize in designing bridges, roads, buildings, parks, trails, and land developments. Demand more...
Posted on Thursday, December 15, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
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Since coming to Grayling in 1994, World of Floors has continued to grow, offering customers quality products and exceptional customer service. This continued growth has spurred the need for additional employees, more...
Posted on Tuesday, December 06, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
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Panel Processing was awarded $33,520 thanks to the 2016 Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF) program. They utilized the funds to train 37 workers across three of their locations (Alpena, Holland, and more...
Posted on Friday, December 02, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
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Thanks to a $6,300 Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF) grant in 2016, Alpena Diesel was able to provide specialized training for five employees. Diesel engine, electrical and air conditioning training took more...
Posted on Monday, November 28, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
Thanks to assistance from Michigan Works! Northeast Consortium, the Alpena Regional Medical Center (ARMC) was awarded over $5,400 in 2016 Skilled Trade Training Funds (STTF) to help train home health aides more...
Posted on Monday, November 28, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
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For almost 10 years, Michigan Works! Northeast Consortium has worked with HB Carbide to help with their hiring and training needs, include the On-the-Job Training program and placing job orders. In more...
Posted on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
Posted on Monday, November 14, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
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Carmeuse Lime & Stone has been in business for over 150 years and their calcite quarry has been in business for over 105 years. Locally in northern Michigan, Carmeuse employs 109 more...
Posted on Monday, October 31, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
Star Cutter Tools was started in the Detroit area in 1927. During its first year of operation, Star Cutter employed about 10 employees. From this small beginning, Star Cutter has developed more...
Posted on Monday, October 10, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
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Thanks to funds awarded from the Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF), the Sklarczyk Seed Farm in Otsego County worked with North Central Michigan College to provide additional training for seven of more...
Posted on Tuesday, October 04, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
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Miles Apiaries, a new state-of-the-art beekeeping business based in Waters, MI, will soon be bringing hundreds of jobs to Northern Michigan. They anticipate starting production by mid-September and will be in more...
Posted on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
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The 2017 Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF), now in its third year, will offer $30 million to be distributed statewide towards workforce training.  The fund assists companies to meet their talent more...
Posted on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
Patchwood Products Wins Impact Award
Lt. Gov. Brian Calley Joins Area Lawmakers in Celebrating Local Talent, Prosperity Efforts LANSING, MI — Northeast Michigan economic development and employment successes were among those celebrated by state leaders at the more...
Posted on Monday, June 20, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
Top 10 STEM Careers in NE Michigan
WHY STEM?Thanks to an economy that is bouncing back from the recession and strong growth in manufacturing and technology sectors, we are seeing a strong push toward STEM occupations. STEM (science, more...
Posted on Wednesday, June 08, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
GRAYLING: Employers were very pleased with the turnout, many reporting the quality of job seekers was great. Job seekers also were very pleased with the event, some even got jobs on the spot!
GRAYLING: Employers were very pleased with the turnout, many reporting the quality of job seekers was great. Job seekers also were very pleased with the event, some even got jobs on the spot!
In April, Michigan Works! Northeast Consortium hosted 4 Career Fairs across northeast Michigan, in Cheboygan, Grayling, Alpena and Gaylord. Despite Michigan unemployment levels being at a 40 year low, both job more...
Posted on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
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Did you know two-thirds of all U.S. manufacturing jobs in 2015 likely were created in MI? While manufacturing is still Michigan's fourth-largest industry with more than 600,000 jobs, across the U.S. more...
Posted on Monday, March 21, 2016 by Alicia Wallace
 
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Pictured left to right: Bernadette Schuelke, Michigan Works! Northeast Consortium Business Services Professional; Greg Sundin, Alpena City Manager; Bradey Smith, American Process Inc., Alpena Biorefinery; Don MacMaster, Alpena Community College Dean more...
Posted on Tuesday, December 29, 2015 by Alicia Wallace
 
This opportunity is a win-win for everyone. People are getting jobs and money is being put back into the community. I started training in October and I’m already working (in December). – Amy, graduate of the first training class
This opportunity is a win-win for everyone. People are getting jobs and money is being put back into the community. I started training in October and I’m already working (in December). – Amy, graduate of the first training class
Seventeen training graduates were recognized at a grand opening event on December 10th. The Digital Works – Cheboygan facility opened its doors in the Straits Area Education Center in October. The first more...
Posted on Tuesday, December 29, 2015 by Alicia Wallace
 
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Two 5-Day Lumber Grader Short Courses recently wrapped up in Hillman and Roscommon. The popular courses had a total of 27 participants, giving a variety of area lumber workers (yardmen, sawyers, more...
Posted on Tuesday, December 01, 2015 by Alicia Wallace
 
Bud Darnell, President of the Cheboygan Communities Foundation presents the first installment support of $5,000 to Linda Nuess, President of the Cheboygan Economic Development Group, who is sponsoring the introduction of Digital Works to the community.
Bud Darnell, President of the Cheboygan Communities Foundation presents the first installment support of $5,000 to Linda Nuess, President of the Cheboygan Economic Development Group, who is sponsoring the introduction of Digital Works to the community.
Job training and placement assistance program to open in Cheboygan County Through a multi-agency collaboration, the Digital Works job training and placement assistance program will soon be offered in Cheboygan, Michigan, presenting more...
Posted on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 by Alicia Wallace
 
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Michigan Works! Northeast Consortium recently held four separate career fairs for the counties of Cheboygan and Presque Isle, Alpena and Alcona, Otsego and Montmorency, and Crawford and Oscoda. Over 150 employers more...
Posted on Friday, May 01, 2015 by Alicia Wallace