At Oakland County, we believe that employing and developing business and other skilled leadership talent helps us realize our commitment to innovation, integrity and excellence. Only when diverse and progressive perspectives inform our decisions can we optimize outcomes for our constituents from every community we serve.
Pursuit of Excellence
Oakland County's goal is to understand the needs of today's communities and to provide government-based solutions that meet those needs. Officials, Administrators and Managers at Oakland County create and adapt strategies that recognize these needs and provide the best programs and services available today.
Building Your Career
Oakland County leaders can experience a wide range of personal and professional development opportunities. Opportunities range from Administrative Assistants within a variety of areas, to Chiefs within Courts, Human Services, Facilities Management, Libraries and many other diverse departments. Careers typically involve contributing in sometimes multiple areas over a period of time, such as:
- Health and Human Services (personal and preventative, environmental, education, nutrition)
- Human Resources
- Information Technology
- Courts and Law Enforcement
- Clerk, Register of Deeds, Treasurer's Office
- Sheriff's Office
- Community Planning and Development
- Parks & Recreation
- And more
Often, Oakland County's leaders play key roles during their careers in general management positions, gaining valuable insight into different areas of operations. A career at Oakland County is truly a rare opportunity to influence the future of one of the nation's fastest growing and most important regions in the world.