Michigan Works Agencies

Local Michigan Works! Agencies (Oakland County) oversee a wide variety of programs designed to help employers find skilled workers and to help job seekers find satisfying careers. The programs are also designed to prepare youth and unskilled adults for entry into the labor force and help individuals who face serious barriers to employment to obtain the assistance necessary to get and keep a job.


Michigan's Talent Bank:
Which provides an easily accessible Internet-based labor exchange for employers and job seekers and includes both employer job listings and worker resumes. Michigan's Talent Bank is available to all Michigan residents, regardless of employment status.

Employer Services:
Which include labor exchange services, recruitment assistance, screening, referrals, job postings and, where appropriate, testing services.

Self-Serve Resource Rooms:
Which give employers and job seekers access to local and state labor market information, job seeking assistance such as resume writing, career information, including required skills and education and training as well as information about employment prospects in an industry.

Adult Programs:
Including assessment, career counseling, job search assistance, supportive services, and occupational skills training.

Youth Services:
Including many of the same services as adult programs, as well as career preparation, school to career transition, pre-employment and work maturity skills and support services, work experience, and remedial education.

Training Programs and Readjustment Services for Dislocated Workers:
Including rapid response, skills training, and basic readjustment services.

Federally Administered Programs:
Including programs focusing on target populations such as Veterans, Native Americans, and Migrant Workers.

Welfare Reform Programs:
Including Jobs Educations and Training (JET), Food Assistance, Employment and Training, Non Custodial Parents, and Non Cash Recipients which provide job search assistance and training and appropriate supportive services to Department of Human Services participants referred by the Department of Human Services.  


Ferndale Service Center
713 E. 9 Mile Rd.
Ferndale, MI 48220
Phone: (248) 545-0222
Fax: (248) 545-6144

Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm 


Highland Service Center
2218 S. Milford Rd.
Highland, MI 48357
Phone: (248) 889-0410
Fax: (248) 889-4314

Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Novi Service Center
31150 Beck Road
Novi, MI 48377
Phone: (248) 926-1820
Fax: (248) 926-1958
Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm 


Oak Park Service Center
22180 Parklawn
Room 111
Oak Park, MI 48237
Phone: (248) 691-8437
Fax: (248) 545-0415
Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm 


Oxford Service Center
1370 S. Lapeer Rd.
Oxford, MI 48371
Phone: (248) 969-2399
Fax: (248) 969-0836
Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm 


Pontiac Service Center/Job Link Career Center
1837 North Perry
Pontiac, MI 48340
Phone: (248) 276-1777
Fax: (248) 276-9471
Hours of Operation:
Mon, Tue, Thur. and Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wed 8:00am - 7:00pm 


Southfield Service Center
21030 Indian
Southfield, MI 48034
Phone: (248) 796-4550
Fax: (248) 796-4555
Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm 


Troy Service Center
550 Stephenson Highway
Suite 400
Troy, MI 48083
Phone: (248) 823-5101
Fax: (248) 823-5113
Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm
Waterford Service Center
5195 Pontiac Lake Rd.
Waterford, MI 48327
Phone: (248) 682-3417
Fax: (248) 682-0512
Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Web Site: www.waterford.k12.mi.us/careers