Employers

Summer19 is a ten-week employment opportunity for local youth (June 10-Aug. 15) that sets the stage for a life-long career, opens doors to new industries, builds the foundation for a strong work ethic, and provides mentorship critical to building professional networks. By becoming a Summer19 Employer, you will begin to develop your talent pipeline for your future workforce needs by giving back to your communty's youth!
Businesses interested in participating in Summer19 must commit to:
  • Training & orientation (April 26th) and Matchmaking Day (interviewing): May 21 @ 5:30pm
  • Ongoing mentorship of youth employees during the employment period: June 10-Aug. 15
  • Paying a youth employee an hourly wage of $10/hour (total employer cost is approximately $2,000/youth employee based on a 20-hour work week, plus a small amount of taxes equating to roughly $0.78 per hour. [total cost per hour = $10.78])
A Michigan Works! Southeast liaison will be provided as a point of contact for each employer.
Please Contact us if you have any questions.