Employers in the Detroit area expect to hire at a modest pace in the second quarter starting April 1, according to the quarterly Employment Outlook Survey from the Milwaukee-based temporary help firm Manpower Inc. Hiring is predicted to be much stronger in West Michigan.
One in 10 Detroit-area chief information officers surveyed plans to expand their IT teams in the second quarter of 2013, according to the Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report.
Wesley Berry Flowers, operator of the online flower delivery service FlowerDeliveryExpress.com, announced Thursday that it has 50 openings for customer service representatives at its Commerce Township location.
Southfield’s Secure-24 is on the grow even more sharply after a capital infusion by a new owner last fall.
Grid4 Communications Inc., a facilities-based communications carrier, said this week that it is recruiting for openings in sales, engineering, network operations, marketing, customer care and service delivery.
CareTech Solutions, an IT and Web products and services provider for more than 200 hospitals, Thursday announced that use of its Service Desk service increased by 75 percent in 2012.
Thanks to assistance from Automation Alley, Michigan’s largest technology business association, another international company is setting up shop in Southeast Michigan. Automation Alley International Business Center tenant Reply Inc., of Turin, Italy, has found a permanent home in Auburn Hills and is looking to hire local employees.
Ford Motor Co. said last week that it is spending more than $773 million on new equipment and capacity expansions across six manufacturing facilities in southeast Michigan.
More than 300 candidates who attended Friday’s career fair in Southfield, are set to move forward in the hiring process on Monday.
As the economic future of the U.S. and Michigan remains uncertain, Northville-based IAV Automotive Engineering Inc. has shown continued strong revenue and employee growth since opening its new headquarters in Northville in 2009.
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