Job Seekers

 Your Employment Partner

Oakland County Michigan Works! Employment Partner

Let us help you find you next opportunity!

  • Education and Training Programs 
  • Career Support and Connections
  • Job Search Assistance 

 Contact your nearest office today!

If you have already filed an unemployment claim or are receiving support from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), you are NOT required to report in person at Michigan Works! at this time.

Call 1-800-285-WORK (9675) between 8am - 5pm to make an appointment for virtual/remote services. Michigan Works! Questions? Please email

All Oakland County Michigan Works! service center workshops, job fairs, career assistance orientation sessions and other group activities are postponed.

Coronavirus Information Resources

For the most up-to-date COVID-19 information visit:

​Unemployment Benefits Information & Resources - Info on filing unemployment, access to community services, getting a new job and more. Under Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s executive order and the federal government’s CARES Act, the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance and Compensation Program now offers expanded benefits to those impacted by COVID-19.

COVID-19 Workforce Relief & Resources - General resources, unemployment insurance, and community resources

Oakland County COVID-19 Digital Toolkits - feature important information on the Coronavirus for the general public and businesses.

​​​​​​​Get FREE Help with Your Job Search - Call an Office N​ear You!

Talent Services

Drop by or call your local Oakland County Michigan Works! office to get free help from career management experts and take advantage of other opportunities for a bright future. A variety of job search, technology, social media, career management, training and education resources as well as workshops, events and job/career fairs are offered.​

To learn about the services we offer and the Oakland County Michigan Works locations take a look at our Career Assistance Program Flyer.

Get free help from career management experts and take advantage of other resources for job seekers at your local Oakland County Michigan Works! office.

Unemployed? ​

To file for unemployment, visit Michigan Unem​​ployment Insur​ance Agency​ or call 1-866-500-0017, TTY 1-866-366-0004.​

Our Locations

Call the nearest Michigan Works! location to find out how we can help, and check out the map to find locations.