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Hiring in Lansing, Michigan

Lansing is known for its unique blend of the Midwest spirit and the cultural amenities of a state capital. From world-class attractions (historical or cultural) to local festivals, the city has something for everyone. The cost of living is very attractive, and this has resulted in more and more people settling down in the city.

Currently, the city boasts an economy diversified among several industries. Businesses are always on the lookout for hiring quality (full and part-time workers) in Lansing. If you are seeking more information about the city and its employment scene, keep reading.

Lansing Overview

Lansing sits on the banks of Michigan's Grand River and is the state's capital and lies 90 miles west of Detroit. It is often referred to as North America's Car Capital. The central location makes the city an ideal destination for weekend getaways, conventions and meetings, and sports tournaments. Lansing’s metropolitan area is an important center for educational, cultural, governmental, commercial, and industrial activities. A combination of big-city amenities and small-town hospitality makes this city stand out.

Lansing has a strong employment base with businesses seeking top talent who are readily available for hire. The city’s population is 117,540 and the unemployment rate is 7.4%. The numbers work in the employers favour and help increase the talent pool. 

 Lansing Businesses

Lansing has a diverse economy that is built on sectors that include the government, manufacturing, healthcare, automobile manufacturing, banking, education, and insurance. Healthcare makes up the majority of the services sector. General Motors has offices and a manufacturing facility here. Michigan State University, Lansing Community College and Thomas M. Cooley Law School are significant employers in the region. Jobs are also provided by national insurance companies such as Jackson National Life, Auto-Owners Insurance, and Michigan Millers Insurance Company. Lansing is home to many technology companies in the fields of information technology and biotechnology.

Hiring Resources in Lansing

The job growth in Lansing has been positive with an increase of 1.3% over the past year with businesses seeking out quality candidates. Recruiters are using unconventional strategies to build their brand name on the job market and attract candidates to their business. When it comes to recruiting in the city, hiring managers have both conventional and modern means at their disposal. Among the conventional channels are newspaper job ads, local employment offices, internal hiring, on-campus recruitment, job fairs, or social networking platforms. 

Consider these newspapers as a starting point if you are planning to hire new employees in a short amount of time:

Hiring Resources Online

Businesses want to hire talented people who can move their company forward. It is not easy finding the right candidate, and this is where online channels come in handy. If you are looking for a wider range of talent in the city, you can utilize many of these channels available.

The following are some platforms you can use to contact candidates:

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

Applications
543
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Indeed Sponsored, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Recruit Net
Team Member for Northwind Investments, Inc. dba QDOBA in Lansing. This is a description.

Providing Service that Invites Interaction with our Guests. Acknowledges, engages and interacts with guests and other Team Members; anticipates and exceeds guests’ needs. Engages guests in dining room through table visits. Busses dining room area during peak ...Read more

Applications
479
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Recruit Net
Team Member for Rock & Fire, LLC dba Penn Station East Coast Subs in Danville. This is a description.

Here at Penn Station we GRILL, we FRY, we BAKE and we do it well!!!


Hot grilled subs served on our fresh baked bread by friendly and energetic people in a clean and ...Read more

Applications
454
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Team Member for Station IV, LLC dba Penn Station East Coast Subs in Lansing. This is a description.

Here at Penn Station we GRILL, we FRY, we BAKE and we do it well!!!


Hot grilled subs served on our fresh baked bread by friendly and energetic people in a clean ...Read more

Applications
432
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 Cafes Unlimited Llc in Owosso. This is a description.

Must have excellent customer service skills and ability to communicate with crew.


Includes:

~taking customer orders with our point-of-sale system

~making food and smoothies

~prepping food including accurate measuring and weighing

~stocking and clean-up


Must have reliable ...Read more

Applications
396
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Indeed Sponsored, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Server for Janjer Enterprises Inc dba IHOP in East Lansing. This is a description.

Our restaurant is looking for a server with remarkable hard skills and engaging people skills.

The right person for this job should be able to multitask food and beverage orders and deliveries, but not only that. ...Read more

Applications
338
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Team Member for Towers Restaurants Inc in Owosso. This is a description.

Come in for an interview and get a free meal!


Premium Wage for Openers and Closers


The Team Member is responsible for providing exceptional guest service while working closely with the Restaurant Managers and other Team Members ...Read more

Applications
321
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 OM Group dba Dunkin' in Lansing. 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, ...Read more

Applications
306
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Independent Catering Delivery Driver - up to $45/hr - DRIVE LESS / EARN MORE for DeliverThat in Lansing. This is a description.

Earn More: Since 2016, independent contractors using DeliverThat’s platform have averaged $25-$35 (including tips) for each completed delivery. How? By delivering catering orders to offices, commercial businesses, and residential ...Read more

Applications
286
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 Business Management Resources Dba Little Caesars in Delhi Charter Township. This is a description.

Positions available in our GRAND LEDGE location and potentially available at our Holt and Mason locations

 

The Crew Member delivers over the top guest experience while working in a variety of roles within ...Read more

Applications
263
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Team Member for Station IV, LLC dba Penn Station East Coast Subs in Lansing. This is a description.

Here at Penn Station we GRILL, we FRY, we BAKE and we do it well!!!


Hot grilled subs served on our fresh baked bread by friendly and energetic people in a clean and inviting ...Read more

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring in Lansing

What is the best way to find and hire in Lansing near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Lansing applicants. Employers posting their Lansing jobs on Indeed get about 18 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Lansing applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for Lansing are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 13 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 17 hours on average, which is shorter than the average for Lansing positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a role in Lansing?
SMS has 83% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Lansing job applicants?
Hourly paid workers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 172% 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 Lansing 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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What other Lansing owners
think about hiring through Workstream

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The Westin Verasa Napa


Currently hiring on Workstream for:

La Toque Line Cook

Room Attendant

Housekeeping Supervisor

"The platform is well-designed and is a time saver for me. Any issues that come up are responded to and addressed quickly. The team members are friendly and polite."


Summit Wine Tastings

"I love everything about Workstream. It is easy to navigate and it has proven to be a powerful tool in recruiting and sourcing. "


Dimo's Pizza - Allen


Currently hiring on Workstream for:

FOH Team Member I

Pizza Cook Dr. Murphy's Food Hall

General Manager I

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