Every day, over 1,200 individuals visit an Oakland County Michigan Works! office , where FREE workforce services are provided to businesses and individuals. Oakland County’s Department of Economic Development, in partnership with Michigan Works!, is one of 25 agencies in Michigan to offer such services.
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On May 1st, over 600 people gathered at the Detroit Marriott – Troy for the 29th annual Oakland County Economic Outlook Luncheon, where University of Michigan economists Dr. George Fulton and Don Grimes presented their forecast for Oakland County’s economy.
In their report, it’s been determined that Oakland County is in its fifth year of recovering from the 2008-2009 recession. Even more, it is projected that Oakland County will reach “full employment” (an unemployment rate of 5%) in 2016 – below the projected national average.
Pre-lunch press conference, reviewing the Economic Outlook for Oakland County.
“We are galloping towards our goal of full employment in Oakland County,” Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson said.
Your career at Oakland County can begin in any number of places… and take you practically anywhere you want to go. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package.
Interested yet? Head over to Careers Page and explore all the different opportunities currently being offered throughout Oakland County. Keep in mind that new jobs are posted each Monday, so if you don’t see what you’re looking for today check back next week.
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