Detroit, MI. – While Detroit is often in the news for disappointing economic news, especially related to auto manufacturing, the large city actually anchors a thriving metro area with over 4.3 million residents, as well as numerous career opportunities.
For example, the city made famous by the automobile is now home to a wide range of economic industries like finance, information technology, education, research, healthcare, biomedical, international trade, and transportation.
Additionally, manufacturing is still a major component of the local economy, employing thousands of workers.
And many companies across these diverse industries are hiring to fill jobs that pay more than $35 an hour.
1. Morrey’s Contracting – Director of Field Operations
Morrey’s Contracting is seeking a director of field operations. This full-time role pays up to $163,000 a year.
Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree, 5 to 10 years of commercial and/or real estate construction experience, and at least 10 years of management experience.
2. Public Storage – District Manager
Public Storage has an opening for a full-time district manager in Detroit. The pay range for this position is $93,000 to $109,000 a year.
Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree and relevant experience that makes them a good fit for this role.
3. Global Psychological Services – Speech Language Pathologist
Global Psychological Services is hiring full-time and part-time speech language pathologists. These jobs pay between $55 and $60 an hour.
Qualified candidates should have a state SLP license.
4. Victors Home Solutions – Contact Center Director
Victors Home Solutions is hiring to fill a full-time contact center director role. The position pays over $100,000 a year.
Interested applicants should have 5 years of Microsoft Office experience and 5 years of contact center management experience.
5. Dearborn Sausage Company – Packaging Manager
The Darborn Sausage Company in nearby Dearborn is seeking a packaging manager for the night shift. The salary range for this full-time position is $70,000 to $100,000 a year.
Candidates must have 2 years of manufacturing experience and be willing to work at night.
6. Peerless Steel Company – Warehouse Team Member
The Peerless Steel Company has multiple openings for warehouse team members. These full-time jobs pay up to $80,000 a year, in addition to a $2,500 sign-on bonus.
7. Siemens – Executive Administrative Assistant
Siemens is hiring an executive administrative assistant. This is a full-time hybrid remote role that will be based out of Livonia. The salary range for this position is $62,000 to $112,000 a year.
Qualified candidates should have a bachelor’s degree and 5 years of administrative experience at the executive level.
8. SME – Project Consultant
SME is seeking multiple project consultants. According to Indeed’s salary estimate for this role in Detroit, these full-time positions likely pay between $72,000 and $91,000 a year.
In addition to a bachelor’s degree in science or engineering, candidates should also have 6 years of relevant experience.
9. Indiana Innovation Institute – Additive Manufacturing Technician
The Indiana Innovation Institute in nearby Sterling Heights has multiple openings for additive manufacturing techs. These full-time jobs pay up to $50 an hour.
Applicants should have at least 2 years of manufacturing experience working with high-tech equipment and machinery.
10. Glassman Automotive Group – Customer Service Representative
Finally, Glassman Automotive Group is hiring to fill multiple customer service rep roles. The salary range for these full-time positions is $55,000 to $95,000 a year.
According to the job posting, no experience is necessary.