The organizers of the Green Careers Fair would like to thank our partners whose exhibits and presentations have made this event possible.
A123 Systems, Inc. develops and manufactures advanced lithium ion batteries and battery systems for the transportation, electric grid services and consumer markets.
Arbonne offers superior, botanically based skin care products to support health and beauty; company support and training with a proven formula for success; a generous compensation plan to put you on the road to financial freedom; committed leadership, because you’re in business for yourself, not by yourself! Arbonne rewards you for helping others achieve success. The Arbonne opportunity is easy to adapt to your busy lifestyle and share with family and friends. Wellness, wealth and a way of earning that’s fun for all make Arbonne the key to success.
This is the company that puts mascara on lashes and food on tables, that fights wrinkles with one hand and Breast Cancer with the other. That knows the value of a perfect lip, but still opens its mouth and speaks out against Domestic Violence and for women’s financial independence. This is the company that not only brings beauty to doors, but also opens them. The company that supports 6 million Representatives in over 100 countries. This is AVON. The company that for 125 years, has stood for beauty, innovation, optimism and above all FOR WOMEN. Stop by our booth today to make your tomorrow brighter!
As a Career College, we’re proud to have a graduate employment rate of 98%.
The largest private college in Michigan, Baker College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. In addition, many of Baker College’s programs hold additional accreditation.
Finding the right career starts with finding the right college.
If you are searching for the career of your dreams, you owe it to yourself to find out more about Baker College and our “career ready” approach. Let us show you how to join the ranks of successful Baker graduates.
We are a private, non-profit, fully accredited, degree granting, higher educational institution with locations throughout Michigan. The Baker College system — which includes Baker College Online and The Center for Graduate Studies — serves over 43,000 students worldwide. Baker College awards certificates, Associate, Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral degrees in Business, Health Sciences, Education and Human Service, and various technical fields.
Your future begins today! Get the training necessary to enter Michigan’s fastest growing industry. Center for Film Studies is an elite Michigan based state licensed trade school; we provide a hands-on environment for our students to learn the skills needed to work on-set in film and TV production. Our curriculum is designed to meet tough Hollywood standards, and our instructors are experienced industry veterans. Fill out an application today, and you’ll be on your way to an exciting new career. CFS has been approved to offer financial assistance through both the Michigan Works! “No Worker Left Behind,” and DLEG “Trade Adjustment Assistance” programs
The Entrepreneur’s Source is North America's leading business and franchise coaching organization and will be displaying multiple Business Ownership Opportunities in Green Businesses.
Juleo and Company, LLC is a biodiesel manufacturing company. Leon Jackson, the owner of Juleo & Co. is sharing his knowledge and experience in the industry and in hiring by conducting mock interviews with job seekers and providing them with feedback.
The Renewable Energy Technology certificate, available at Macomb Community College, provides the knowledge and skills required for positions involving the integration of renewable energy applications in a variety of business and industrial environments. The certificate focuses on a “holistic” approach, emphasizing the importance of scientific principles coupled with industrial processes, professional proficiencies, and practical laboratory experiences.
As the renewable energy field emerges, the Renewable Energy Technology certificate is designed to complement several existing program paths including but not limited to Associate Degrees in Automated Systems Technology – Mechatronics, Maintenance Technology, Manufacturing Technology, Building Construction Technology, Electronic Engineering Technology, Architectural Technology, Business, Environmental Science, and others. The Renewable Energy certificate is not intended as a stand-alone certificate. Students are highly recommended to complement the above degree programs with the Renewable Energy Technology certificate to increase employability skills.
Students who need assistance in scheduling or planning their technical program should contact program advisor Lisa Richter at 586.445.7191.
Oakland Community College puts students first so they reach their highest potential. We are a caring college that values innovation, quality service, and professionalism at every level. Oakland Community College’s strength flows from a dedicated faculty, staff, administration, and board of trustees. We are an educational institution who wants to be involved in meaningfully making a difference in the lives of the students we serve. Our college, the largest of Michigan’s community colleges, offers a wide variety of credit and noncredit courses and programs. To make our student’s experience successful, we also offer a range of services that support effective learning, with five campuses placed strategically throughout the County. OCC’s Economic and Workforce Development (EWD) responds to the training needs of business, industry, and the unemployed with over 15,000 people who participate annually in workshops, seminars, credit and non-credit courses presented by EWD in employers’ workplaces, and on the campuses.
The Michigan Works! System is the first unified workforce development system in the country and an instrumental partner for developing Michigan’s economic future. The Oakland County Michigan Works! Centers offer one stop access to all state and federally unded job training programs and services. Services offered through Michigan Works! are designed to prepare job seekers for employment and provide skilled applicants to employers.
With a 40-year history offering intensive technical training, MIAT has established a reputation for delivering high quality candidates to work in skilled employment sectors including aviation/aerospace, energy, defense and transportation. Programs emphasize hands-on experience with industry equipment, tools, safety and professionalism. Graduates earn multiple industry certificates. Top companies hire from MIAT and support its curriculum.
Accredited By: ACCSC--Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges, NCATT--National Center for Aerospace and Transportation Technologies, FAA Certificated , Approved for the training of VA Eligible Students , Licensed By Michigan DELEG, Approved by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges & Schools #90-03-1286T, 2010 G.I. Jobs Magazine Military Friendly School, MichiganWorks! Association Member
St. Clair County Community College (SC4) serves as the primary Center of higher education for the Blue Water Area. SC4 offers Degree programs in Architectural Design/Green Building, Facility and Energy Management and Renewable and Alternative Energy Technology as well as a certificate in Alternative Energy Technology.
Veterans' Employment Services are a resource for Michigan's veterans and their dependents and provide assistance in finding employment and education for veterans. The Veteran Employment Specialists are located in the Michigan Works! Service Centers throughout the state.