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Growing Green Jobs Training Program

“Green Jobs” is a growing, high-demand job sector with various high-paying careers that promote economic growth and eco-sustainability in Southeast Michigan. Growing Green is a 10-week, 34 hours per week, $16/hour PAID job training program in the pathways listed below. Our Next cohort will begin in April 2023.

Click the link below to apply!

This program provides paid on the job training with an expert in the high demand Green Jobs Industry. 
For more information, click the Pathway descriptions below:

Pictured above is Tameka Bryant, one of our Growing Green graduates, with her job training supervisor Tempa Smith

Benefits Include

  • 10 weeks on the job training with an expert in Green Jobs (34hrs per week)
  • Participants will complete training courses and earn certificates from MiTec and Detroit Training Center
  • Weekly paid stipend of $16 per hour
  • Wrap-around coaching and support services provided by a dedicated coach
For more information, please contact Latoria Glenn-Carr, Growing Green Jobs Project Manager,

at greenjobs@waynemetro.org or (313) 324-7962.

What to Expect

On-the-job training is offered Monday through Friday, across multiple locations in Wayne County!
Participants are required to arrive on time, participate in all meetings and scheduled activities.

Click the image above to download a PDF version of the Growing Green Jobs Cohort flyer!

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