The automaker announced plans Monday for the plant in Oakland County’s Orion Township.
“We’re very happy with the individuals that are coming out and the type of experience that we’re getting from Detroiters.”
“It’s not just a weird idea of a job. This is real work that really exists and real people are really doing it.”
General Motors Co. says it’s returning a second shift and 500 workers to a Michigan plant to build the new Chevrolet Camaro.
“I have to carry my company’s flag much higher and every touch that I have with a potential customer has to be a positive touch.”
More than half of survey respondents who voted no on Proposal 1 said they believed the initiative gave tax money away to too many other things.
Looking for work? Hundreds of jobs will be up for grabs at a huge job fair coming up this week.
The latest Eye On Detroit shows how a local non-profit is doing pre-employment and skilled trades training. Kevin Callahan of Bruttel Roofing, Asenath Andrews and Chuck Pottenger of Life Build talk about one program teaching roofing.
Gov. Rick Snyder said that he wants prison inmates to get skills assessments and job training before they are released as part of an overhaul of Michigan’s criminal justice system.
The department says March’s regional unemployment rates ranged from a low of 3.5 percent in the Ann Arbor area to a high of 10 percent in the northeastern Lower Peninsula.