ATTENTION: Effective Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Oakland County Michigan Works! is offering a limited number of services ONLY by telephone or web calls. Appointments are requried. There will be no in-person services available at this time. Please email or call 248-617-3600 to schedule an appointment.

Currently, you are NOT required to report in person at Michigan Works! to register for work. The best way to file is to apply online using the button below. You can also file for unemployment by calling 1-866-500-0017.

Job Seeker Services

Business Services

  • One-on-One Coaching
  • Resume Assistance
  • Career Training
  • Individual skills analysis
  • Networking Training
  • Interview Prep
  • Early access to local job postings
  • Personal Branding


  • Create job posting on
  • Social Media Marketing of postings
  • Hiring Fairs, Outplacement
  • Pre-screen candidates

Other Services

  • On the job training
  • Tax credits for new hires
  • Training & Grant Funds available
  • Fidelity Bonding