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april 27, 2012

mivirtual career fair: healthcare - Thursday, may 10


Looking for a challenging, in-demand job in Michigan? Healthcare careers are projected to be one of the fastest growing areas for job growth over the next two decades. A hospital may have as many as 600 types of jobs to provide direct patient care or support the people who do. But healthcare careers are not just in hospitals. They are in homes, schools, laboratories, medical offices, clinics, retail stores and hundreds of other locations.   

MiVirtual Career Fair: Healthcare, scheduled for May 10, is an online career event where job seekers and employers can interact with each other in a live, 3-D virtual environment. Job seekers can apply directly with companies looking for: nurses, dental assistants and hygienists, medical and health services managers, physical and occupational therapists, medical and public health social workers, post-secondary health educators, medical records and health information technicians, radiology technicians, physician assistants and more. For more information and to register, visit here.

hot jobs

CMM Programmer - Weber Automotive, Auburn Hills
Weber Automotive is seeking candidates for a CMM Programmer position. (Michigan Talent Bank Job Order: 3404493) Weber Automotive, a leader in the high precision production of engine and power train components is seeking candidates for CMM PROGRAMMER - THIRD SHIFT. Three to five years of experience using UMESS software to program ZEISS CMM.

Requirements: Minimum of THREE years of experience programming CMM equipment, with ZEISS CMM preferred. Knowledge of CALYPSO software preferred but not required. MANDATORY: MUST HAVE UMESS programming experience. CANDIDATES WITHOUT UMESS EXPERIENCE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

Visit here for contact information.

featured job fairs

Talent Connect Job and Career Fair:
Special Libraries Assn. - Michigan Chapter: Job Postings:’s job fair listing:

pure michigan talent connect on facebook

Check out Pure Michigan Talent Connect on Facebook to get the latest updates on career fairs, job openings, training opportunities, hot jobs and more. Visit here and click like.

opportunity spotlight

There are thousands of jobs available in Michigan. On Opportunity Spotlight, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and the Workforce Development Agency provide a list of in-demand jobs, rapidly hiring employers and key training programs for people in transition.

tips for job seekers

How to effectively market yourself to employers
In the past, opening your resume with something to the effect of, “Seeking a position as an engineer” may have gotten you a job in your field. But today, focusing your resume solely around you probably won’t yield such great results. 

3 Ways a Job Seeker Can Handle a Bad Job Experience on Their Resume
In the perfect world, we’d all love our jobs. All the time. Forever. 

Unfortunately, reality is far from that perfect world. Every day, there are plenty of folks getting hired to, enduring, or finally quitting terrible, miserable, and horrible jobs.

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