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Mecosta County is a Great Place to...
Live – Learn – Work 


Michigan Works! West Central (Big Rapids)

14330 Northland Drive

Big Rapids, MI 49307


Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday


Career and Professional Success, Ferris State University

(Ferris State students, alumni, and staff)

805 Campus Drive, David L. Eisler Center 120

Big Rapids, MI 49307


Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Additional Resources 

Pure Michigan Talent Bank -

Hello West Michigan (Grand Rapids area) - State of Michigan Job Openings -

Member Referral Network is a program created to help residents find employment and our members find quality local employees. If you are job-seeking and would be interested in working for one of our preferred businesses in Mecosta County, please email a copy of your resume to At the beginning of each month, we send all resumes that are received to our members for consideration.

This is not a guarantee that the business has available positions, or that they will contact you, but it is our way of helping you get your information to the correct person for consideration.

For additional support with gaining employment skills, locating opportunities, and landing employment, here are a few organizations and pages that may be helpful.

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