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Oakland County Veterans Resource Fair

August 11, 2022 | 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Southfield High School
24675 Lahser Rd
Southfield, MI 48033

Representatives will be onsite to serve all veterans, active duty, guard and reserves, and their families with these resources:

  • FREE nonperishable food boxes

  • Detroit VA Healthcare System — offering registration help and exams for non-enrolled Veterans

  • Oakland County Veterans’ Services — providing information and claims assistance regarding veteran benefits and giving away $50 Meijer gift cards — to be eligible you must be a veteran and Oakland County resident, and you must present a copy of your DD214. The MVAA will be attending the May and June Resource Fairs so Veterans will be able to get a print out of their DD214 on site.

  • Oakland County Housing & Neighborhood Development — helping residents with housing counseling and more

  • Oakland Community Health Network —addressing any behavioral health issues and concerns, including a health screening

  • Oakland County Michigan Works! — providing veterans and their families with career planning, training programs, job search resources and the opportunity to meet with an employment specialist

  • Service Dogs Onsite


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Campground & Golf Course Hiring Information Session

August 18, 2022 |4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Virtual


Join us for a 30-minute virtual Information Session - Thursday Aug.18, 

Talk with staff about immediate openings at Addison Oaks Campground and five Oakland County Parks golf courses and work through October.

Campground Contact Station Addison Oaks Campground
1480 West Romeo Rd, Leonard 48367
Hiring Campground Workers.
Candidates between 16-18 years, apply for Parks Attendant
  • high level customer service, reservations, registration and cash-handling
  • assist with loose litter, cabin/yurt cleaning and light janitorial duties

Golf Courses
Park Workers choose 1 of 5 courses for your work location:
  • Glen Oaks Golf Course - Farmington Hills
  • Lyon Oaks Golf Course-  Wixom
  • Red Oaks Golf Course -  Madison Heights
  • Springfield Oaks Golf Course - Davisburg
  • White Lake Oaks Golf Course - White Lake
Positions available in the Pro Shop or in Groundskeeping

Oakland County Parks and Recreation provides training, uniforms, annual vehicle permits and a limited number of passes to enjoy feature attractions to all employees.



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Oakland County Business Forward: How to Start a Business

August 19, 2022 | 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM 
Ferndale High School
881 Pinecrest Drive
Ferndale, MI 48220

Do you have a business idea but not sure where to get started? Then join us, have some coffee and get ready to start your journey as an entrepreneur.

During this session, we’ll discuss issues to consider before starting your business, including: necessary funds, competitive landscape, tips for writing an effective business plan and other essential steps for a successful startup venture.

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