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Looking for work? These job fairs are happening in May in mid-Michigan

SAGINAW, MI — Job seekers in mid-Michigan, mark your calendars for these upcoming hiring events throughout the region.

There are employment opportunities in the Great Lakes Bay Region in health care, hospitality, retail and other sectors.

If you’re looking for work, here are a few places to start:

Amigo Mobility, Bridgeport Manufacturing investing $3.3 million in Saginaw County

A view of Amigo Mobility International Inc. headquarters in Bridgeport Township during the ongoing construction on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. (Kaytie Boomer | Boomer |

Coming Home virtual event

Discover Great Lakes Bay is hosting a virtual Coming Home event from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 4.

“Looking for an awesome career in the Great Lakes Bay Region? Discover your opportunity to connect with world class employers from the region and learn more about what makes the Great Lakes Bay Region a wonderful place to call home,” reads an event description at

The event will feature up to 30 regional employers from high-demand industries. Participating companies and organizations include Frankenmuth Insurance, city of Midland, Amigo Mobility, Covenant HealthCare, Magline Inc., Independent Bank, McLaren Bay Region, MidMichigan Health, SC Johnson, and Children’s Discovery Academy.

Click here to register for this virtual event.

Bay City business owner displays signs of support for healthcare workers at MidMichigan Health

A view of a sign displayed at the Saginaw Road entrance to MidMichigan Health in Midland on Wednesday, April 1, 2020.Kaytie Boomer |

MidMichigan Health recruiting nurses

MidMichigan Health is hosting a recruitment fair for nurses who are interested in working in home care and home health from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, May 7, on the campus of MidMichigan Medical Center – Midland, 4000 Wellness Drive.

“At MidMichigan, home care nurses have a unique opportunity to use their specialized knowledge and skills. They closely partner with patients to identify their goals, and collaborate with a team of physicians and providers to help patients achieve those goals,” according to a MidMichigan news release.

A qualified candidate must have an associate’s degree in nursing, but a bachelor’s degree is preferred, be a registered nurse in the state of Michigan, and have a valid driver’s license. Applicants are encouraged to bring copies of their resumes to the recruitment fair.

Click here to register for the event.

To learn more about employment opportunities with MidMichigan Health, visit

Shoppers travel hundreds of miles for deels during Deer Widows Weekend at Birch Run outlets

People walk between stores at Birch Run Premium Outlets in Birch Run.David C. Bristow |

Birch Run Premium Outlets holding virtual job fair to fill more than 50 jobs

More than 30 stores at Birch Run Premium Outlets are hiring to fill dozens of positions.

Birch Run Premium Outlets is partnering with retailers to fill more than 50 positions at stores within the Saginaw County shopping center, located off Interstate 75, about 10 miles south of Frankenmuth. A virtual hiring event is scheduled to begin Friday, May 7, according to a Birch Run Premium Outlets news release.

Retailers seeking to fill open positions include American Eagle Outfitters, Ann Taylor, Bath & Body Works, Claire’s, kate spade new york, Rally House, Under Armour and more. There are part-time and full-time job opportunities, including part-time sales associate, full-time sales associate, part-time floor supervisor and full-time store manager.

For a complete list of stores that are hiring, visit and select Birch Run Premium Outlets. See each retailer’s website for a complete list of open positions.

Job seekers may apply online or in person at the store of their choosing.

Birch Run Premium Outlets, 12240 S. Beyer Road, is comprised of more than 100 stores. Visit to learn more.

LOCAL EATS: Frankenmuth's Bavarian Inn

A view of the exterior at the Bavarian Inn located at 713 South Main Street in Frankenmuth on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020. (Kaytie Boomer | Boomer |

Bavarian Inn offering on-the-spot interviews

The Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth is hosting a job fair from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 18, to fill a variety of positions at the Bavarian Inn Restaurant and Bavarian Inn Lodge.

This in-person event will take place at Bavarian Inn Lodge, 1 Covered Bridge Lane. Job seekers are invited to stop in at any time during the four-hour event for on-the-spot interviews. Applicants should bring a resume, if they have one, and identification, according to a Bavarian Inn news release. Face masks and social distancing are required.

Job openings at the restaurant and lodge include servers, cashiers, shuttle bus drivers, water slide attendants, bartenders, housekeepers, sales clerks, and line staff and managerial positions in various departments including culinary, marketing, front desk and maintenance.

For more information, visit

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