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Ferndale Michigan Works! is a member of the state-wide Michigan Works! Association and a proud part of the Ferndale Public School District (just can't hide that Eagle pride!). Our One-Stop Service Center provides free resources to community members and businesses including career coaching, unemployment registration, workshops, and more. Businesses can connect with Business Services staff for assistance with finding and hiring great local talent.

The Michigan Works! system helps connect people and jobs. Every employer, job seeker, career changer, and employee in the state has access to our services through the network of service centers across the state. Michigan has the first unified workforce development system in the country and has been a key partner in developing Michigan's economic future. For more information visit Michigan Works! System.

Ferndale Michigan Works is located at 713 E. Nine Mile Rd in Ferndale, at the corner of Nine Mile and Hilton.

Questions? Email our Manager, Pamela Bellaver at: . For business inquiries, email our Business Services Coordinator, Heather Coleman-Voss at:

We are a proud partner of the American Job Center network. Funded by the Oakland County Workforce Development Board and the Agency, State of Michigan | Division of the Ferndale School District | Equal Opportunity Employer/Program | Auxiliary aids and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities 


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Join us in the Ferndale Public Schools "Twitter Challenge!" Use #FPSEaglePride when you tweet about our awesome district!

Hours of Operation


Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30 pm (Except Holidays). 

The Second Wednesday of the month, Ferndale Michigan Works! opens at 9:00 a.m.

To ensure same-day service for Unemployment Insurance Claims, customers should arriveno later than 3:15 pm to input their UIA Claim and resume data.  

The Resource Room fax closes at 4:00 p.m.