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Coming Home

Join Discover Great Lakes Bay for a business casual networking experience that will offer an opportunity for soon to be graduates and alumni of Alma College, Central Michigan University, Davenport University, Delta College, Mid Michigan College, Northwood University, and Saginaw Valley State University to connect with over 20 world class employers from the region.

For the first Coming Home Event, young professionals who have an interest in living and working in the Great Lakes Bay Region will gather from 3-5pm at Saginaw Valley State University, on the night before Thanksgiving.

Attendees receive FREE appetizers and two drink tickets for craft beers from Mountain Town Brewing Co. in Mt. Pleasant, including the Iron Horse IPA, Steam Engine Stout & Raspberry Wheat, with additional beer and wine options available. The Coming Home Mixer will feature a video project that highlights the Great Lakes Bay Region, employment opportunities and more!

For a detailed list of theĀ featured employers and the positions they are hiring for, please scroll to the bottom of the page.

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November 21, 2018





Saginaw Valley State University

Banquet Rooms

7400 Bay Rd

University Center, MI 48710


Discover Great Lakes Bay


(989) 964-4231



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Participating Companies

AKT Peerless Environmental Services

AKT Peerless offers environmental, energy, economic development and construction services that are tailored to the needs of their clients.

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Environmental Consultant

Ascension St. Mary's Hospital

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the worlds largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering passionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.

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Registered Nurse, Surgical Technologist, Medical Assistant, Clinical Laboratory Scientist

Bavarian Inn Lodge

Bavarian Inn Lodge is a fun working environment that offers outstanding advantages for personal and professional growth.

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Management, Sales, Kitchen Staff and more - click to see available positions!

Clare-Gladwin RESD

Clare-Gladwin RESD helps the five local school districts in Clare and Gladwin counties with programs and services that are best provided on a regional basis.

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After School Staff, Paraprofessionals and more - click to see available positions!

Covenant HealthCare

Covenant HealthCare is the sixth largest medical facility in Michigan, and home to over 4,900 employees.

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Healthcare, IT, Professional and more - click to see available positions!

The Dow Chemical Company

The Dow Chemical Company provides you with the opportunity to explore, create, and make valuable and meaningful contributions to address global challenges.

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Supply Chain

Duro-Last Roofing

Offering a wide variety of careers and employment opportunities, Duro-Last is the world's largest manufacturer of custom-fabricated roofing systems.

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Customer Service, Management, Quality Assurance, Sales Development

Edward Jones

Edward Jones focuses on serving the serious individual investor by offering solutions-based advice for their long-term financial needs.

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Financial Advisor

Frankenmuth Insurance

Frankenmuth Insurance provides high quality insurance products and unparalleled service - selling personal, commercial and life insurance, neighbor to neighbor.

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Underwriting, Claims, IT

Garber Automotive Group

With locations in Saginaw and Midland in the Great Lakes Bay Region, Garber Automotive Group is a 1,900+ employee organization with strong family values.

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Administrative, Payroll, Accounting, Sales, Automotive Finance

Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works!

Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! is a consortium of Bay, Gratiot, Isabella, Midland and Saginaw counties, established to operate workforce development programs to strengthen this region.

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GLB Michigan Works! works with numerous employers in all industries - click to see more!

Hemlock Semiconductor

Hemlock Semiconductor is a committed, reliable and proven supplier for the semiconductor and photovoltaics business.

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Mechanical, Chemical and Electrical Engineering, Computer Science/IT

Huntington Bank

Huntington Bank is a full-service banking provider who maintains a "welcome" philosophy that centers around deep-relationship building capabilities to best meet each customer's specific needs.

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Branch Relationship Banker, Teller

Independent Bank

Independent bank is a full-service Michigan bank that has served their customers and communities for over 150 years.

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Click to see available positions!

McLaren Bay Region

McLaren Bay Region is a 399-bed acute tertiary care hospital providing specialty, primary and preventive services.

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Merrill Lynch

Merrill Lynch provides Financial Advisors focuses on providing individually customized investment strategies and wealth management advice, products and services.

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Financial Advisor

Merrill Technologies Group

Merrill Technologies Group delivers innovative manufacturing solutions to Aviation, Defense, Heavy Equipment, Energy, Robotics and Machine Tool industries.

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Engineering, Programming, Program Management and more - click to see available positions!

Mid Michigan Community Action

Mid Michigan Community Action empowers individuals and families, strengthens communities and combats poverty by providing services, guidance, expertise and leadership.

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Lead Teacher, Associate Teacher, Classroom Aide

MidMichigan Health

MidMichigan Health is a non-profit health system that in addition to medical centers, offers both home health care and physician services.

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Click to see available positions!

Morley Companies

Morley Companies provide contact center services, meeting planning services and trade show and museum displays for Fortune 500 companies.

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Customer Service, Communications/Social Media, Automotive Technician and more - click to see available positions!

Nexteer Automotive

Nexteer Automotive is a global leader in intuitive motion control, and a multi-billion dollar global steering and driveline business.

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Engineering and more - click to see available positions!

Northwestern Mutual

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Financial Advisors - Interns & Full Time


Rehmann's Saginaw office provides a wide range of accounting, business consulting, wealth management, and corporate investigative services to organizations and individuals.

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Audit & Assurance, Marketing and more - click to see available positions!

Saginaw Covenant Academy

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Teachers, Para-Pro, Support Staff, Family Support Services Specialist

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is the world's leading producer of engineered, high-performance polymer products.

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Engineering, Management and more - click to see available positions!

Vantage Plastics

Vantage Plastics offers a wide range of capabilities and services, making them one of the most reliable companies in the industry.

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Mechanical Engineer, CAD Designer, IT Administrator

Weinlander Fitzhugh

Weinlander Fitzhugh provides a complete range of services such as accounting, auditing, tax planning and preparation, financial planning and more.

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Accounting, Management