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Job Postings for Displaced Workers

April 1, 2020
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While many workers are being displaced across the Detroit region due to layoffs and furloughs caused by the COVID-19 crisis, a number of employment opportunities are opening as a result of increased demand for food and grocery delivery, healthcare, and technology. The Detroit Regional Chamber is committed to connecting workers to job opportunities that are emerging during the crisis.

Employers: Submit your job postings here. 

Ace Hardware

At Ace, we think about things a little differently. When a ‘Help Wanted’ sign hangs in one of our windows, it means so much more than “We’re hiring.” Help is who we are. Our people’s dedication is what sets us apart. They make us The Helpful Place. Ace stores are independently owned and operated by people just like you. If you do not see any openings in your area, please contact your local Ace store directly.


Hiring in all stores and warehouses. We are taking measures to protect our team members and customers.


We are opening 100,000 new full and part-time positions across the U.S. in our fulfillment centers and delivery network to meet the surge in demand from people relying on Amazon’s service during this stressful time, particularly those most vulnerable to being out in public.

AmeriStaff Nursing Services

As an Essential Business, we will continue to provide comfort and care to our patients during these challenging times.

Beaumont Health

Healthcare opportunities are available at all levels to respond to increased demand due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Buddy’s Pizza

Buddy’s Pizza is GROWING! Our restaurant staff plays an essential role in serving our guests and delivering a great dining experience! Buddy’s Pizza is currently hiring Carry Out Staff.

Busch’s Fresh Food Market

Busch’s is asking that any workers who have been laid off from local businesses to apply immediately for temporary positions in all departments of the store. Positions include:

  • Cashier
  • Deli/Bakery Associate
  • Meat/Seafood Associate
  • Receiving Associate
  • Stock Associate
  • General Applications

Ciena Healthcare

Looking for work? Are you displaced by the COVID – 19 shutdown? We are hiring compassionate and caring workers to help our seniors! Positions are temporary and have been designed to assist our licensed and certified caregivers during an Emergency Pandemic. We will provide you with paid training onsite.

CVS Health

In response to the urgent and increased health care needs of Americans impacted by the COVID-19, Coronavirus, pandemic, we are accelerating a plan to fill more than 50,000 full-time and part-time positions across the country. Jobs include:

  • Warehouse Associate and other Distribution Center positions
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Store Associate

Detroit Medical Center

Healthcare opportunities are available at all levels to respond to increased demand due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Dollar General

As the heightened demand for household essentials offered by Dollar General stores continues across the country amid COVID-19 concerns, the Company plans to nearly double its normal hiring rate and add up to 50,000 employees by the end of April as it continues to diligently work to support customers’ needs. Positions include:

  • Sales Associate
  • Lead Sales Associate
  • Asst. Store Manager


Has your work been affected by these uncertain times? Domino’s is here for you. Our stores aren’t just open, our hearts are too. Domino’s is hiring for both store and warehouse positions.

Henry Ford Health System

Healthcare opportunities are available at all levels to respond to increased demand due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Holiday Market – Royal Oak

Holiday Market, an award-winning family owned gourmet grocery store, is looking for self-motivated and energetic people to fill our open positions:

  • Line Cook
  • Pizza Prep
  • Bagger
  • Cashier
  • Counter Associate

Home Depot

As an essential retailer to the communities we serve, we’re committed to keeping stores open and our warehouse distribution centers running, just as we always do during times of crisis and natural disaster. We’re hiring up to 80,000 full- and part-time seasonal associates in our warehouse distribution centers and stores. Positions include:

  • Customer Service/Sales
  • Freight/Receiving
  • Merchandising
  • More

Jet’s Pizza

Jet’s Pizza locations remain open and many of our stores are hiring. Each of our stores is independently owned and operated, so you will need to apply directly at the store where you would like to work. Due to the temporarily limited capacity of our store lobbies, please call the location prior to visiting enquire about the employment opportunities.

Kelly Services

In calm times or chaotic, one thing holds true at Kelly. Our business is about you. Connecting you to top companies that are hiring. Helping you find what’s next. Check out our top opportunities.


Kroger has immediate positions available across retail stores, manufacturing plants, and distribution centers.


We are actively hiring for 30,000 positions in-stores across the U.S. to support our communities. We have full-time, part-time, seasonal and overnight roles available for displaced workers who are seeking short-term opportunities. We’re also hiring at our distribution centers and other supply chain facilities.


Meijer has created short-term and permanent job opportunities and expedited the hiring process. Positions include:

  • Cashier
  • Deli Clerk
  • Produce Clerk
  • Bakery Clerk
  • General Merchandise Clerk
  • Courtesy Clerk

Nino Salvaggio

Nino Salvaggio International Marketplace is seeking to fill 100 part-time, full-time and temporary positions to meet increased customer needs. Openings are available at all four store locations in Troy, Clinton Township, St. Clair Shores and Bloomfield Township. Nino’s is currently doing “on the spot” hiring of part-time and temporary workers. Full-time positions are being offered to qualified individuals such as Managers, Bakers and Chefs.

Randazzo Fresh Market

Now hiring at all three locations (Macomb, Warren, Clinton Twp)! Full time and part time positions available. Starting pay: $10.50-$11.00/hour. No experience needed. Many opportunities to advance. Specific experienced positions can start at $14-$16/hour depending on knowledge and availability (Chefs, Butchers, Pastry Chefs, Managers)

Rite Aid

At Rite Aid, the health and wellness of our communities, consumers, and associates is our first priority. As we continue to serve our communities as an essential business, for those that have been displaced due to COVID-19 company closures, Rite Aid is hiring! Jobs inlcude store associates, pharmacy technicians, and more.


Given the current environment, we’re experiencing an unprecedented rise in demand for home delivery of groceries, household essentials, and medications. To best meet the needs of the communities we serve, we’re actively adding thousands of new Shipt Shoppers across the country.

Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration is hiring Disaster Recovery Specialists to respond a variety of customer inquiries related to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Trader Joe’s

At this time workers across the country are impacted by this crisis, specifically those employed in retail, restaurant, hospitality and the travel industry. At Trader Joe’s we are working diligently to support our communities and ensure our customers have access to food and necessary household staples during this time. To those who have found their hours limited or jobs placed on hold, we invite you to apply to join our Crew until your employer is able to welcome you back. Positions include: Crew – Temporary


Walmart will be hiring 150,000 associates, and these include full-time, part-time and temporary positions in distribution centers (DCs) and fulfillment centers (FCs).