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List of in-demand jobs for southeast Michigan

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  • Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner

    Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-07-22 17:10:34 GMT
    Provide primary care services to patients at DCC Health Center. Within this role the Family Nurse Practitioner is responsible for daily patient office visits, medication prescriptions and prescription refills, appropriate and complete clinical documentation, patient paperwork, clinical record reviews for quality improvement and evaluation of clinical quality activities.
    Provide primary care services to patients at DCC Health Center. Within this role the Family Nurse Practitioner is responsible for daily patient office visits, medication prescriptions and prescription refills, appropriate and complete clinical documentation, patient paperwork, clinical record reviews for quality improvement and evaluation of clinical quality activities.
  • Centria Healthcare-Client Care Coordinator

    Centria Healthcare-Client Care Coordinator

    Monday, July 21 2014 1:24 PM EDT2014-07-21 17:24:38 GMT
    Are you looking for a fast paced and exciting management position/sales with opportunity for advancement? If so, the Client Care Coordinator position with Centria Healthcare is the perfect fit for you.
    Are you looking for a fast paced and exciting management position/sales with opportunity for advancement? If so, the Client Care Coordinator position with Centria Healthcare is the perfect fit for you.
  • S&P Data adding 420 Jobs

    S&P Data adding 420 Jobs

    Friday, July 18 2014 1:39 PM EDT2014-07-18 17:39:45 GMT
    SP Data LCD is locating in Troy and he expansion is expected to generate nearly $4.4 million in new private investment and add up to 420 new jobs. 70 percent of the positions will be call center representatives. The other 30 percent will be team leaders, operation managers, operation directors, quality assurance, human resources and IT.
    SP Data LCD is locating in Troy and he expansion is expected to generate nearly $4.4 million in new private investment and add up to 420 new jobs. 70 percent of the positions will be call center representatives. The other 30 percent will be team leaders, operation managers, operation directors, quality assurance, human resources and IT.
Southeast Michigan Unemployment Rate Declines WIN reports employment gains for region in Q1 2014

Lisa Katz, Executive Director of WIN, (Workplace Intelligence Network) offers the following information to the Fox 2 Job Shop.

DETROIT, Mich. - The unemployment rate in Southeast Michigan fell to 8.5 percent in Q1 2014, down from 9.1 percent in Q4 2013 and from 10 percent in Q1 2013 - this from data compiled by the Workforce Intelligence Network of Southeast Michigan (WIN) for their 1st quarter market report. The Q1 2014 marked the lowest 1st quarter unemployment rate in the region since Q1 2008.

Significantly, for the first time in several years, the decline in the unemployment rate was directly attributable to an increase in jobs secured, rather than a labor force decline (i.e. individuals moving out of the region or otherwise leaving the job force). Southeast Michigan employers added 15,000 new jobs in the past year.

First quarter 2014 job demand also increased significantly: up 12 percent from Q42013 and 91 percent from Q1 2013 levels, as evidenced by a marked elevation in the number of online job postings (see chart below).

"We are incredibly encouraged by the high level of employment activity in Southeast Michigan," said Lisa Katz, WIN Executive Director. "We think this momentum will continue into 2014 with positive ramifications for the region."

The full report can be viewed at <http://win-semich.org/data-research/quarterly-reports/>.

For Q1 2014, WIN also found the top occupational clusters to be:

•      Retail & Hospitality (24,336 postings, 72 percent growth over Q12013)

•      Health Care (12,835 postings, 77 percent growth over Q1 2013)

•      IT (13,037 postings, 42 percent growth over Q1 2013)

•      Engineers & Designers (7,560 postings, 59 percent growth over Q12013)

•      Skilled Trades (3,652 postings, 53 percent growth over Q1 2013)

And the top in-demand jobs:

•      Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers (5,227 postings)

•      Software Developers, Applications (4,320 postings)

•      Retail Salespersons (4,048 postings)

•      Registered Nurses (3,514 postings)

•      Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating and Still Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders (3,276 postings)

ABOUT WORKFORCE INTELLIGENCE NETWORK OF SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN

The Workforce Intelligence Network of Southeast Michigan (WIN) is a collaborative effort between eight community colleges and seven Michigan Works! Agencies, in partnership with numerous other organizations, to create a comprehensive and cohesive workforce development system in Southeast Michigan that provides employers with the talent they need for success. WIN covers a 9-county area, including Genesee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, Shiawassee, St. Clair, Washtenaw and Wayne. WIN was founded with the support of the New Economy Initiative for Southeast Michigan and publicly launched in November 2011.
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