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Hiring in Detroit

Finding workers in Detroit shouldn't take hours. However, if you post a job in Detroit using traditional methods, you may end up wasting time. Are you looking for someone to work for you in Detroit? Here are some more effective ways to start your search for new hires.

In the sections below, you'll find more information on hiring hourly workers in Detroit. The Detroit section has been updated with useful geographic and professional information. You'll also come across online and local tools that can help you immediately improve your recruiting process.

 

Detroit Overview

Detroit's population is estimated to be around 674,800 people. Detroit, long known as the home of automobile manufacturing, has recently evolved into something more. It is experiencing a surge in the arts, restaurants, and shopping. With its large city population and proximity to the suburbs, it should be easy to find valuable hourly workers in Detroit.

With the current unemployment rate of around 8.4%, you should have a good pool of candidates to choose from. The city of Detroit has a large number of people who commute to work every day because it is so close to the suburbs and has excellent public transportation. This provides access to a larger pool of candidates from which to choose.

Detroit Businesses

Detroit is known for its manufacturing industries, the most well-known of which is the automobile industry. While manufacturing is the city's largest industry, it also has many restaurants, museums, and sports teams. As a result, it serves as a beacon for hourly workers looking for work in warehouses, sports arenas, and restaurants.

 

Hiring Resources in Detroit

Given its population and abundance of manufacturing plants, it's no surprise that the region has some of the best local recruiting opportunities in the world. Many of them are specific to industries or locations. For instance, Detroitatwork.com is a centralized site that can assist in the recruitment of professional and skilled industry workers in construction, manufacturing, and other fields.

You can also post ads in local newspapers, such as:

Hiring Resources Online

Employee recruitment via the internet is becoming increasingly popular in Detroit and elsewhere. There are a plethora of excellent resources available to help you with this endeavor. For example, ZipRecruiter can put you in touch with tens of thousands of job seekers in the 

Detroit area.

Other resources include:

See who is already posting jobs and hiring in  Detroit, Michigan

Applications
811
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Crew Member for Dunkin' OM Group in ypsilanti. This is a description.

***$200 Hiring Bonus***


Love coffee? Love Donuts? Love meeting new people everyday? We are looking for energetic people to join our growing team! As a crew member you will be taking orders, doing transactions, making drinks, assisting the ...Read more

Applications
395
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Indeed Sponsored, ZipRecruiter Sponsored, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
CDL/Non CDL Route Drivers for Northern Haserot in Southfield. This is a description.

Job Summary To transport and deliver products by driving a straight truck or tractor/trailer on a predetermined customer route. Work closely with customers, sales representatives, and Operations team to exceed expectations!


Summer Incentive Program


All drivers ...Read more

Applications
359
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Crew Member for Dunkin' WDI Group in Waterford. This is a description.

Love coffee? Love Donuts? Love meeting new people everyday? We are looking for energetic people to join our growing team! As a crew member you will be taking orders, doing transactions, making drinks, assisting the store manager, making sure ...Read more

Applications
345
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent
Crew Member for Dairy Queen in Dearborn. This is a description.

We strive to create positive memories for all our fans so we are looking for a positive, energetic Crew Member/Chill Staff who are passionate about the Dairy Queen brand and delivering exceptional customer (fan) service. If you enjoy working in ...Read more

Applications
269
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Cashier PM shift for Wingstop in Warren. This is a description.

Wingstop’s mission is to serve the world flavor. Wingstop is the destination when you crave fresh never faked wings, hand-cut seasoned fries and any of our famous sides. For people who demand flavor in everything they do, there's only Wingstop. ...Read more

Applications
267
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Craigslist, Indeed Sponsored, ZipRecruiter Sponsored, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Kitchen Crew for Green Lantern Pizza in Madison Heights. This is a description.

Our Original Madison Heights Restaurant is seeking candidates to be a part of our kitchen crew who are motivated, team-oriented, friendly, dependable, and have the drive to provide excellent service in a high-paced Pizza restaurant!


Please keep ...Read more

Applications
244
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Shift Leader for Dunkin' OM Group in Southfield. This is a description.
At Dunkin' Donuts, we are not just an employer--we're a family. We invest our all into our Shift Leader to ensure that they are able to learn and grow in their careers, as well as individuals. If you are ...Read more
Applications
230
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Craigslist, Indeed Sponsored, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Catering Delivery Driver Gig-SAME DAY PAY for dlivrd in Detroit. This is a description.

Catering Delivery Gig - Bigger Orders, Bigger Tips, Pre-Scheduled!


Dlivrd is seeking customer-service focused individuals looking for opportunities to deliver catered food orders from a variety of restaurants in your area. Most deliveries take 30 minutes ...Read more

Applications
226
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Craigslist Gigs, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Team Member for Chicken Shack in Detroit. This is a description.

We are looking for friendly individuals with the ambition to succeed. We provide training in all positions to get you on the path of a rewarding career.  We are all about team work and helping each other out. Whether you ...Read more

Applications
223
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Testing Center Proctor for Sylvan Learning Center | Greater Detroit in LIVONIA. This is a description.

Prometric Testing Center is looking for a Test Center Assistant. This person will help check-in candidates, proctor exams and monitor security of the testing environment. The hours will vary. This is an excellent part time ...Read more

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring in Detroit

What is the best way to find and hire in Detroit near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Detroit applicants. Employers posting their Detroit jobs on Indeed get about 19 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Detroit applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for Detroit are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 9 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 8 hours on average, which is shorter than the average for Detroit positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a role in Detroit?
SMS has 98% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Detroit job applicants?
Hourly paid workers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 165% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Detroit applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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