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Coming Home Middle MI

Looking for an awesome career in the Middle Michigan or Great Lakes Bay Region? Discover your opportunity to connect with world class employers from the region and learn more about what makes this region a wonderful place to call home.

Ready to discover your career? Our Coming Home event will feature up to 23 regional employers from high-demand industries with operations in Clare, Gladwin, Gratiot, Isabella, and Osceola Counties. This year’s event particularly focuses on amazing opportunities in engineering, healthcare, and business and operations! You can start connecting today by filling out an interest form and letting us know which employers you’d like to connect with, what your interests are, and uploading your career profile and/or resume.

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October 13, 2023


3-5 PM


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Courtyard Marriott, Central Michigan University
2400 East Campus Dr
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858


Greater Gratiot Development Inc., Middle Michigan Development Corporation


(989) 772-2858



Coming Home - Middle Michigan

Participating Companies

Aircraft Precision Products, Inc. Aircraft

We are an employee owned AS9100D-certified machining/thermal coating operation, specializing in complex, rotating parts for gas turbine engines. Aircraft Precision Products, Inc. has been a key supplier to General Electric Aircraft Engines and the U.S. Department of Defense since being established in 1946 in the Detroit area. The company moved to its current 58,000 square foot facility in Ithaca in 1972. Aircraft Precision Products, Inc. is committed to exceeding the needs and expectations of customers, employees, suppliers, financial stakeholders, and the community by being a class-leading supplier.

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Bandit Industries, Inc. Ascension

Bandit Industries, Inc. is one of the largest growing manufacturing companies in rural mid-Michigan that builds premium wood and waste processing equipment. Due to the continuous growth over the last few years, there are multiple job openings in various positions from welding to CNC operators and material handling to administrative positions, there are even summer help options available. If you are interested to see what Bandit Industries has to offer and would like to see a full list of career opportunities, visit us online at

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Engineering, Skilled Trades, Accounting / Finance, IT / Technology Roles, Logistics


BMG, located in Beaverton, MI is the world’s leading provider of forming, tooling, and automation solutions for the global packaging industry.

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Engineers, Machine & Tool Tester

Clare-Gladwin Regional Education Service District RESD

Clare-Gladwin Regional Education Service District (CGRESD) is an educational service agency that provides essential educational services and support to local school districts in Clare and Gladwin counties. The CGRESD offers career and technical education, special education, early childhood, after-school programs, finance, pupil accounting, and technology services. In addition, the organization provides support and resources for educators, including innovative curriculum and professional development.

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Teachers, Special Education

Consumers Energy Consumers

Consumers Energy: Consumers Energy is excited to support Coming Home to encourage young people to look at their home state of Michigan as the best place in the country to live and prosper. As Michigan’s largest energy provider, Consumers Energy is committed to promoting Michigan as a great place to live and work. Events like this showcase the great things going on in Michigan and, more importantly, should inspire people to be part of our state’s bright future.

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Engineers, Technicians, Communications

Enterprise Tax Solutions, Inc. Ascension

Enterprise Tax Solutions, Inc. (eTaxSolutions) is a tax technology, consulting, and software development company specializing in solutions for Global Corporate Tax. We perform all aspects of software implementations, product development, and production support for Fortune 200 companies. From Airlines to Pharmaceuticals, we do it all!

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SAP Analyst Full-Stack Developer ABAP Developer

FED Corporation FED

We are a Design Build and General Contractor. Looking for Commercial Construction Project Managers, Site Supervisors and Estimating Professionals.

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Site Supervisor, Steel Erector

Federal Broach and Machine Ascension

Established in 1952, Federal Broach and Machine, has built its business and reputation by offering a complete selection of broaching machines and broach cutting tools targeted at meeting industry demands.

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Engineering, Skilled trades

Gratiot-Isabella RESD RESD

The Gratiot-Isabella RESD exists to serve as a liaison agency between the local School Districts in Gratiot and Isabella Counties and the State Department of Education and to provide those educational programs and services requested by the constituent Districts or mandated by the State. The constituent Districts it serves are: Alma Public Schools Ashley Community Schools Beal City Public Schools Breckenridge Community Schools Fulton Schools Ithaca Public Schools Mt. Pleasant Public Schools Renaissance Academy Shepherd Public Schools St. Louis Public Schools

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Integrity Fab & Machine, Inc. Ascension

Integrity Fab & Machine, Inc. (IFABM) specializes in custom dies sets, plate and parallels. We are honest people who tell the truth about our equipment, capabilities, capacity and ability to meet deadlines. We strive for integrity in every endeavor – the quality of our character is reflected in workmanship and business principles. Our focus on customer service, prompt delivery and industry leading attention to the quality of our products assure your complete satisfaction. The team at IFABM strives to provide the best cutting, grinding, machining and packaging on every die set and plate order.

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Isabella Bank Isabella

With 30 office locations throughout Mid-Michigan, we offer both part and full-time positions. Competitive salaries, benefit packages, opportunities for advancement, and a friendly work environment are just a few of the perks we offer.

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Tellers, Branch Managers, Trust Compliance & Tax Specialist, Breckenridge Agricultural Lender

McLaren Central Michigan Ascension

Hospital located in Central Michigan

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Registered Nurses, Med Techs, Exercise Physiologist, Physical Therapist, and Respiratory Therapist

Melling Products Corp Melling

Melling Products Corp was established in 1981 and offers several manufacturing processes for carbon steel, aluminum, and recently stainless steel tubular products for a variety of industries predominately in the automotive industry. Aka MPN is one of three subsidiaries of Melling Tool Company which is located in Jackson, Michigan. MPN has become well known as a capable and dependable supplier of fabricated tube assemblies for oil, air, water and fuel applications, wire mesh filter assemblies, and oil suction pipes. MPN also offers a full staff of engineering personnel to aid in customer development of products and the benefit of being able to assist in the overall operations in the manufacturing process. Based on MPN's ability to provide these services it is a fast growing major supplier to the auto industry as evidenced in increasing sales, building expansions, and in the hiring of additional personnel to support these operations.

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Manufacturing Related

Mid-Michigan College MidMichigan

Mid Michigan College, with campuses in Harrison and Mt. Pleasant, has been serving its community since 1965. With state-of the-art facilities, experienced faculty, and knowledgeable counselors, Mid is dedicated to helping students get the most out of every class. Mid offers nearly 50 degrees and credentials. Transfer programs are designed for students intending to transfer credits to baccalaureate degree-granting institutions. Career programs provide students with the necessary skills and related knowledge to qualify for skilled, technical, and semi-professional positions in business, industry, and the allied health fields.

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Numerous Staff Positions

MyMichigan Health Ascension

MyMichigan Health, a non-profit health system headquartered in Midland, Michigan, is a leader in providing award-winning, high-quality care to the 25-county region it serves. With Medical Centers in Alma, Alpena, Clare, Gladwin, Midland, Mt. Pleasant, Sault Ste. Marie and West Branch, MyMichigan also has affiliations with Medical Centers in St. Ignace and Mackinac Island. MyMichigan Health provides a full continuum of care across a wide array of settings, including urgent care centers, home health, virtual care, as well as medical offices in more than 80 specialties and subspecialties including cardiology, family medicine, hematology/oncology, neurosciences, orthopedics, pediatrics, vascular surgery, and more.

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We have openings in a wide array of healthcare-related positions, and are able to offer training to become a PCT, Phlebotomist, and other exciting positions.

Powell Fabrication Ascension

For over half a century, Powell has provided custom chemical production and processing equipment and services to chemical processors, distributors, toll blenders, contract packagers, and end-users around the globe. With sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) production and chlorine (Cl2) processing equipment at its core, customers rely on Powell’s equipment and services to efficiently produce and transfer a broad array of chemicals and blends for a variety of industrial, municipal, and consumer uses.

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Regional Sales Manager and Engineers

Saint-Gobain Ascension

Saint-Gobain is one of the only companies in the world that is consistently recognized as both a Top Global Employer and a Top 100 Global Innovator. With a legacy of more than 350-years, Saint-Gobain offers its employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation, while allowing each business to operate like an agile start-up, creating an environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit, bold collaboration, and everyday innovation. Within Saint-Gobain Life Sciences, our teams work alongside our customers to solve critical problems across industries and applications. Our mission is to improve lives by making simple experiences better, and by being there in life’s critical moments.

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Engineering, Operations/Management, Design