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Oakland County

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Executive Office Building 2100 Pontiac Lake Rd, Bldg.41W
Waterford, MI 48328
(248) 858-0106
(248) 452-9215 (fax)
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    Rich in natural resources with a balance of urban and rural environments, Oakland County is a beautiful backdrop for modern lifestyle conveniences and home to a thriving economy. A community rich in d

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    Technical Assistant-Parks & Recreation-Part-Time
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Under general supervision, is expert in using the County standard and department specific software applications. Typically maintains and updates a large, mission critical database system utilized for immediate information needs of staff, as well as regular, special and periodic divisional reports. Researches, compiles and analyzes information and develops new reports and formats as requested by ...read more

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    Phone:(248) 858-0106
    Fax:(248) 452-9215
    Park Deputy
    Category: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security
    Under limited supervision, is responsible for performing security and law enforcement functions within the Oakland County parks. Patrols parks to enforce state laws and local ordinances, answers and investigates complaints regarding accidents, property damage, and disturbances. Answers emergency calls in case of illness, injury, fire, or other disruptions in the daily operations of the parks.  ...read more

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    Phone:(248) 858-0106
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    General Helper / Grounds Part-Time
    Category: Agricultural, Forestry & Fishing
    Under close supervision, performs entry-level unskilled manual work. May perform the following tasks depending upon the assigned division: digs, shovels and rakes grounds; cleans work sites, sewers, drains and catch basins or performs other routine unskilled work as assigned.  Is alert to hazards and follows department safety and emergency procedures.  May be scheduled for a day, afternoon or ...read more

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    Parks Maintenance Aide-Addison Oaks
    Category: Agricultural, Forestry & Fishing
    Under limited supervision, performs unskilled manual work required in the general maintenance of grounds, buildings and equipment located in various County-owned parks and golf courses. Cleans and prepares work sites and cleans machinery, tools and equipment. Tears out walls, partitions, pipes and related structures for building alterations. Drives various vehicles used for transporting work ...read more

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    Public Health Nurse I - Part-Time
    Category: Healthcare
    Under immediate supervision, participates in providing professional nursing care and consultation services to County residents, public health clinics and various outreach sites of the Oakland County Health Division.  Assists in providing health programs emphasizing disease prevention, early detection, and referrals for care needed.  Assists in conducting epidemiological investigations of ...read more

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    Phone:(248) 858-0106
    Fax:(248) 452-9215
    Public Health Nurse I
    Category: Healthcare
    Under immediate supervision, participates in providing professional nursing care and consultation services to County residents, public health clinics and various outreach sites of the Oakland County Health Division.  Assists in providing health programs emphasizing disease prevention, early detection, and referrals for care needed.  Assists in conducting epidemiological investigations of ...read more

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    Phone:(248) 858-0106
    Fax:(248) 452-9215
    Public Health Nurse II
    Category: Healthcare
    Under general supervision, provides direct clinical and consultative professional public health nursing services to County residents. Provides services for family centered care emphasizing disease prevention, early detection, and referrals. Gathers data for epidemiological investigations of communicable diseases, gives immunizations, provides sexually transmitted disease diagnosis and treatment ...read more

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    Public Health Nurse II - Part-Time
    Category: Healthcare
    All applicants for this classification must upload a copy of their college transcript under the attachment section.  This section is used for transcripts only.  Do not upload any other documents such as reference, cover letter, resume, etc.  NOTE: If a job offer is made, an official transcript will be required.  At the time of application, applicants must: 1.  Be licensed by the Michigan ...read more

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    Accountant IV
    Category: Accounting
    Job Summary Represents the interests of Oakland County and provides assistance as requested to the Great Lakes Water Authority Board (GLWA Board). Provides expertise and oversight of policies and budgetary practices to ensure the delivery and processing of quality drinking water and sewage practices.  Analyzes budget proposals, consumer rates and financial statements using acceptable accounting ...read more

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    Parks Supervisor-Groveland Oaks
    Category: Agricultural, Forestry & Fishing
    Under general supervision, is responsible for the daily administration, and operation of Oakland County park(s) and accompanying facilities. Inspects and supervises the maintenance, improvement and repair of buildings and grounds, equipment, cross country, nature and trails, beach front, and sanitary facilities. Organizes golf course events, outings and league schedules. Responsible for purchase ...read more

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    General Maintenance Mechanic
    Category: Skilled and Trades
    Job Summary Under limited supervision, when assigned to the Facilities Maintenance unit an employee in this class performs preventive and general maintenance work and repairs in one or more phases of a number of building mechanical/electrical trades such as electrical, plumbing-pipefitting, heating, cooling and refrigeration. Utilizes current Countywide and/or department specific software to ...read more

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    Student Epidemiologist
    Category: Healthcare
    Under close supervision, is responsible for assisting in the daily activities of the Epidemiology Unit and for helping develop and implement programs for disease control and prevention.  May assist in providing educational services relative to ongoing and projected disease control activities.  Investigates to determine the cause of epidemic situations.  With training may maintain systems for the ...read more

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    Construction Inspector I
    Category: Real Estate
    Job Summary Under direct supervision, utilizes blueprints, job specifications, and computer information to perform duties involving the observation, recording and inspection of outside and underground drain, water and sewer, and County building and facility construction.  Keeps detailed records of construction activities to assure compliance of materials and work with approved plans, and ...read more

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    Seasonal Summer Employment (Various Positions)
    Category: Government
    OAKLAND COUNTY HAS SEVERAL SEASONAL SUMMER JOB OPENINGS ACROSS SEVERAL UNITS AND PARKS ACROSS OAKLAND COUNTY, MI. Please visit our website for complete list of summer jobs: www.oakgov.com/jobs All jobs start at $9.66 per hour and up CAMPGROUNDS• Contact Station Worker• Maintenance Worker• Park Leader• Parks Attendant• Rental Station Worker Groveland Oaks only :• Head Lifeguard• Laborer• ...read more

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    Summer Animal Census Worker
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Job Summary Under limited supervision, is responsible for assisting the census leader in taking a census of dog licenses in a particular area. During the summer months, systematically goes door to door throughout the county to ensure that owners of dogs have secured dog licenses, proving the animals have been vaccinated against rabies. Drives to survey and territory areas for daily inspection ...read more

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    Phone:(248) 858-0106
    Fax:(248) 452-9215
    Seasonal Summer Employment (Various Positions)
    Category: Entry Level
    OAKLAND COUNTY HAS SEVERAL SEASONAL SUMMER JOB OPENINGS ACROSS SEVERAL UNITS AND PARKS ACROSS OAKLAND COUNTY, MI. Please visit our website for complete list of summer jobs: www.oakgov.com/jobs All jobs start at $9.66 per hour and up CAMPGROUNDS• Contact Station Worker• Maintenance Worker• Park Leader• Parks Attendant• Rental Station Worker Groveland Oaks only :• Head Lifeguard• Laborer• ...read more

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    Office Assistant I
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Under direct supervision, performs office duties of moderate difficulty in a computer environment. Provides reception services by communicating with the public.  Is familiar with the operation of Microsoft Office software and with software applications specific to a department. Using a computer, searches and retrieves records, inputs data and compares to source documents to detect errors or ...read more

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    Deputy II - Road Patrol
    Category: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security
    Under general supervision and as a regular Deputy Sheriff appointed by the Oakland County Sheriff, performs duties within the Patrol or Investigative & Forensic Services areas.  As a Deputy II patrols in authorized areas to prevent crime, protect life and property, enforce laws and Michigan Vehicle Code, preserve the peace, and give aid, relief and information to citizens. Deputy IIs respond to ...read more

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    Mounted Deputy - Part-Time
    Category: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security
    Job Summary Under limited supervision, performs law enforcement functions within the jurisdiction of the Oakland County, including Parks System.  Investigates and reports to supervisor accidents, complaints, and other incidents. Responds to disturbances and maintains order. Rides a horse to patrol park paths and trails, as well as other areas that cannot be accessible by other forms of ...read more

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    Phone:(248) 858-0106
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    Real Estate Appraiser Trainee I
    Category: Real Estate
    Job Summary Under direct supervision, performs field interviews of property owners, visits property locations, photographs structures, collects and verifies data of residential property, measures buildings, draws rough plans and computes building and land square footage areas to support the appraisal process within Oakland County. Most of these duties are performed outdoors in all types of ...read more

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    Parks & Recreation Program Leader-Addison Oaks
    Category: Entry Level
    Under limited supervision, participates in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of a recreational program such as special events, campground activities and mobile recreation, including the transportation, set up, maintenance and supervision of inflatables, climbing towers, zip-lines, and retro games activities. Interacts with park visitors of all ages. Provides customer service to the ...read more

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    General Staff Nurse
    Category: Healthcare
    Under general supervision, performs nursing care activities for the juvenile residents of Children's Village. Performs health care assessments on assigned patients, observes the patient's condition and reports any changes or reactions to medications or treatments.  Documents observations on the patient's record and schedules and prepares patients for, or assists in the administration of physical ...read more

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    Forensic Biologist
    Category: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security
    Job Summary   Under direction, the work of the Forensic Biologist will involve the scientific examination, testing and analysis of genetic material on forensic evidence by employing scientifically validated methods for body fluid identification and DNA analysis.  The Forensic Biologist also will evaluate and analyze results, prepare written reports, and testify as an expert witness in a court ...read more

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    Homeland Security Regional SAP
    Category: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security
    Under limited supervision serves as a Solution Area Planner (SAP) for regional homeland security efforts.  Supports programs by planning, evaluation, and analysis of key elements in the areas of equipment acquisition, training, exercising, and planning for the County's Regional Homeland Security Strategy.  Researches and provides data through the systematic planning, evaluation, and analysis of ...read more

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    Court Accounts Coordinator
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Under limited supervision, functions as a leader over unit employees performing bookkeeping duties. Reviews, processes and tracks departmental purchases and expenditures. Reviews accounting records, invoices and vouchers for accuracy and proper accounting procedures.  Processes department financial transactions utilizing various computer software systems, and assists professional staff in ...read more

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    Water Resource Recovery Supervisor I
    Category: Energy and Utilities
    Under general supervision, is responsible for the safe, economical operation of County owned and operated sewage treatment plants and lift stations, providing maximum protection against pollution of surrounding waters. Conducts inspection tours of sewage treatment plants, checks daily log of plant activities and schedules repair crews for emergency repairs, normal repairs and preventative ...read more

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    Paralegal
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Under limited supervision, assists with legal procedures and conducts legal research. Depending on area of assignment, may review and track case file information for accuracy. Regularly consults with representatives from outside agencies for case status information (such as probation officers, Department of Human Services' workers).  Performs various routine and ad hoc computer operations.  In ...read more

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    Legal Secretary - Corporation Counsel
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Under limited supervision, is responsible for performing a variety of responsible assignments involving legal secretarial, and clerical support activities for a group of attorneys. Duties for a section chief or unit supervisor may be assigned. Using a personal computer, prepares, completes, and performs final review of various legal forms. Takes and transcribes legal and confidential dictation ...read more

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    Shift Supervisor Building Safety
    Category: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security
    Under general supervision, assists the Chief – Building Safety by supervising the work of Building Safety Attendants and Safety Dispatchers on an assigned shift.  Ensures that staff are covering their assigned work stations. Notifies maintenance staff of damage to County buildings or property and of fire or safety hazards requiring correction. May perform first response basic fire fighting and ...read more

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    Nature Program Specialist (Seasonal Program Specialist)
    Category: Agricultural, Forestry & Fishing
    Under general supervision, is responsible for planning, preparing and presenting nature education and outdoor recreation classes and workshops to children and adults.  Assists with captive animal care of reptiles and amphibians.  Serves as a resource to patrons regarding native flora and fauna.  May provide training and support to co-workers and volunteers in the area of nature and ...read more

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    Youth & Family Caseworker I
    Category: Government
    Under general supervision, is assigned to Casework Services, Intensive Casework Services or Juvenile Adoptions. Conducts preliminary inquiries with schools, police, and other agencies to gather background information to identify behavioral/emotional problems. Conducts assessment interviews with children and families, performs crisis intervention and follow-up with children and parents, and ...read more

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    Painter II
    Category: Construction, Installation and Mechanical
    Under general supervision, performs duties requiring expert ability in performing difficult repair, alteration, and modernization painting projects. Matches paint and stain colors to color books, restores woodwork, applies various specialized coatings, applies oil and latex caulk in interior and exterior situations, operates power washing equipment, performs minor and major drywall and plaster ...read more

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    Maintenance Laborer - WRC
    Category: Construction, Installation and Mechanical
    Under direct supervision, performs unskilled and semi-skilled manual labor in the assistance of higher level maintenance personnel. Assists in inspecting, maintaining, and repairing County sanitary sewer, water, and storm drain systems. Lifts access covers to locate and remove debris in pipe lines. Also removes obstructions from open drains and catch basins. Assists in operating sewer cleaning ...read more

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    Phone:(248) 858-0106
    Fax:(248) 452-9215

    Member Events

    Friday Apr 26, 2019
    Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson’s Economic Outlook Luncheon is a must-attend event for business, education and community leaders. ...read more
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