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Eligibility

If you are a business located in the State of Michigan and are anticipating hiring new employees that require training, you may qualify for the Michigan New Jobs Training Program (MNJTP). If you can answer yes to the following statements, you should consider the Michigan New Jobs Training Program:

  1. You will be hiring new full-time, permanent positions for a new or expanding business located in the State.
  2. The new positions are not related to recalling laid off or replacement workers.
  3. The new positions are ones that did not exist within the previous 12 months at your business.
  4. The new positions pay at least 175% of the state minimum wage or approximately $12.95 per hour.

If your new positions fit this criterion, simply fill out the preliminary inquiry form located on our web site or contact Grand Rapids Community College to learn more about how we can partner with your business to provide top training for your emerging workforce.