At this time unemployment claimants as a result of COVID-19, DO NOT have to report in person to a Michigan Works! Agency to register for work.
> Please file your new claim or reopen an existing claim online at www.michigan.gov/UIA or call 1-866-500-0017.
> All Oakland County Michigan Works! American Job Centers are open by TELEPHONE ONLY! This is required.

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!


Look into the following:

Grocery stores
Drug stores
Distribution centers
Health Care
Transportation
Delivery Services
Banks
Security

If you need something temporary to fill the gap while in a layoff situation, these are some perfect places to look.


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


Workforce Development Technician III position for the Workforce Development/Oakland County Michigan Works! department!

Workforce Development Technician III


Capital Sales Company

Check here on the Michigan Talent Connect for these positions

Warehouse Order Selector Associate (10 Positions

Press Brake Operator

Both Close 10/10/2020

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


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.


Oakland County Residents: Are You Struggling Financially During the COVID-19 Crisis?

Free Financial Coaching is Now Available:

Financial Coaching


OUR CALENDAR IS NOT CURRENTLY UPDATED

Calendar

JOIN US ONLINE FOR OUR FIRST EVER VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR, SEPTEMBER 23, 2020. REGISTER TODAY!

See our flyer here and how to register!

Massive Virtual Career Fair!


Time for Retraining! Be a CNC Machinist Today! In only 4 weeks you can be on to a career with potential and it's at no cost to you!

Go here to see the flyer showing information and how to sign up for our information sessions:

CNC Operator Training


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

Find your future opportunity here!


COVID-19 Rent, Mortgage & Utility Relief Program:

Click Here for Flyer


COVID-19 (Corona Virus) Information

Working with the Treasury Department, the Internal Revenue Service today unveiled the new Get My Payment with features to let taxpayers check on their Economic Impact Payment date and update direct deposit information.

Go to this site to set up direct deposit and for those who were not required to file.

GET MY PAYMENT

Get My Payment allows people to provide direct deposit information and gives payment date


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

Effective Tuesday, March 24, 2020, the Oakland County Michigan Works! offices are offering a limited number of services ONLY by telephone and virtual/remote services. Appointments are required. There will be no in-person services available at this time. Please call 248-691-8437 to make an appointment.

March 24, 2020 Center Operations Flyer

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!


If you are applying for Unemployment Benefits, we encourage you to apply online at www.michigan.gov/uia or call 1-866-500-0017.

Check here for UIA Guidance in addition to the website above:

Fact Sheet #160


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