UI claimants that have questions regarding their claim please call UIA at 866-500-0017.
Individuals that prefer to visit the Oakland County Michigan Works Oak Park center please call for an appointment at 248-691-8437.

Who Is Hiring in these Times?

Visit the Pure Michigan Talent Connect on the left side of the page for positions available now!

Oakland County is keeping an updated list of those hiring. Please check on a regular basis:

Employers Hiring!


PACE Southeast Michigan has multiple job openings.

They are in need of Participant Care Associates (Nursing Assistants) - Full and Part-time and Transportation Drivers – Full time opportunities for all centers: Southfield, Dearborn, Rivertown/Detroit, Sterling Heights, and Eastpointe. They will be opening a new center in Pontiac this year as well!

Click on the following links for more information:

Patient Care Associates

Drivers

Transportation Driver - Southfield

Transportation Driver - Pontiac


Alliance Senior Care is looking to hire at 4 of their locations.

Private Duty In-Home Caregiver/ Milford

Private Duty In-Home Caregiver/ White Lake

Private Duty In-Home Caregiver/ White Lake

Private Duty In-Home Caregiver/ Novi

Private Duty In-Home Caregiver/ Bloomfield Hills

Positions Close 7/26/2021


Building Technology has a job opening for a Survey Technician and the pay starts at $40,000.00 annually.
This position requires traveling, climbing onto flat roofs. No experience is required and will train the right candidate.

Survey Technician (Full-time)

Position closes 7/23/2021


Marvelous Child LLC is looking for a Lead Daycare Teacher.

Lead Daycare Teacher

Position closes 8/1/2021


Alliance Senior Care is looking to hire at their Waterford, Commerce Twp, and Bloomfield locations.
The hourly wage is $13-$15/hr.

Private Duty In Home Caregiver

Position close 8/15/2021

Workshops and Events

Oakland County Michigan Works has Virtual Career Workshops: Prepare for Your Next
Career Opportunity Right from Home!

Go here to find what is available and to register!

Virtual Career Workshops

Review our flyer for an overview:

Virtual Workshops Flyer


NEW Financial Fitness Virtual Workshops. Check here for many great topics to change your financial life!

Financial Fitness Flyer


OUR IN-HOUSE WORKSHOPS ARE TEMPORARILY POSTPONED.
If interested in one on one assistance with resume writing, interview skills, or LinkedIn, please call 248-691-8437 to set up a virtual appointment.


OUR CALENDAR IS NOT CURRENTLY UPDATED

Calendar

Record Expungement!

Oakland County Clean Slate. Record Expungement!


$50 off your internet bill:

Last year, Congress passed the Emergency Broadband Benefit to help families afford internet service by providing qualifying families with a discount on their monthly internet bills. Open enrollment in this program begins today, May 12.

The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program


Robot/PLC Class 11! Sign up now. See the flyer below for details.

Robot/PLC Technicina Class 11


Oakland Community College officially announced the new Sterile Processing Course and partnership with Oakland County Michigan Works! and Beaumont Health.

Sterile Processing Technicians Training!


BECOME OAKLAND’S NEXT: Logistics Technician

See the flyer here:

Logistics Technician


Michigan "SkillstoWork" features a range of online learning and career exploration options – including free opportunities

Find your future opportunity here!


The State has launched a new online tool to make it easier to find information about Adult Education programs and services.

ADULT EDUCATION SERVICES LOCATOR


New! Michigan Reconnect will pay the cost of tuition for eligible adults who want to pursue an associate degree or skills certificate at their in-district community college. The program also offers skills scholarships to help cover the cost of tuition through more than 70 private training schools with 120 programs that offer certificates in high-demand careers in industries such as manufacturing, construction, information technology, healthcare or business management.

To be eligible for Michigan Reconnect, you must:

Be at least 25 years old when you apply. Have lived in Michigan for a year or more. Have a high school diploma. Have not yet completed a college degree (associate or bachelor’s)

Michiganders can submit applications at Michigan.gov/Reconnect. The application takes less than five minutes to complete and can be done on a mobile device.


SUMMER YOUNG PROFESSIONALS

Are you 16-24 years-old and ready to explore exciting career opportunities? Or, maybe you know what you want to do, but just aren’t sure how to get there? We can help if you’re ready to learn this summer from working professionals eager to share what it takes to succeed.

Check out our flyer for more information :

Summer Young Professionals


Water Residential Assistance Program. Look at this flyer to see if you qualify for for repair assistance and even water saving help:

WRAP


UPSET OR OVERWHELMED BECAUSE OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC?

Talking to a counselor can help you cope with feelings about how COVID-19 is impacting your
life, job and routines. Go here for help details:

Michigan Stay Well

Go here for a list of combined resources:

Combined Resource List


Employee assistance grants for those whose employment at entertainment and recreational venues and restaurants.

This grant program puts dollars in the pocket of Michiganders who work in hospitality, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services sectors -- as well as the gym and fitness sectors. This grant program helps offset some of the financial losses they may have incurred due to a furlough, layoff or job loss, or a reduction of hours. Here are a few toplines about the grant program:

Eligible individuals can apply for one-time grants of up to $1,650.

There’s a 10-day window to apply for this grant – from January 15 to January 25 (so please don’t wait to apply when this grant program opens on Friday).

For details regarding the application process, go to EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE GRANTS

Applications will be processed through February and payments will be issued in March.


Do you need food, job search or training assistance? We have important information for you.

Review the flyer here:

Food assistance benefits.


Free Mental Health Screening. BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES. See the flyer here:

Click Here for Flyer


COVID Emergency Rental Assistance (CERA):

Click Here for Flyer


As the Coronavirus situation evolves, the health and safety of our customers and staff remains our top priority.

Appointments are required. Please call 248-691-8437 to make an appointment.

For regular updates please visit
www.oaklandcountymiworks.com

NEW!

Oakland County COVID-19 Site

Online Resources for Workers Impacted by COVID-19 Flyer:

Get Online Help Here!


Please see the following information from the CDC:

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation Summary

Oakland County Health Division - www.oakgov.com/health

COVID-19 General Public Toolkit from the Oakland County Health Department

COVID-19 Business Toolkit from the Oakland County Health Department


Oak Park Schools FEED OUR KIDS. Please see the flyer explaining how those out of school due to recent events can access breakfast and lunch meals.

Oak Park Schools Feed Our Kids


NEED ASSISTANCE?

Check here for help in our community:

2020 Oakland County Resource Guide

Michigan Economic Development Corporation         Oakland County Economic Development and Community Affairs                  Oak Park School District         Ferndale Chamber of Commerce         City of Oak Park