Labor and Economic Opportunity
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Start your career with the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity's Office of Employment and Training (LEO-E&T) today!
The Office of Employment and Training employs nearly 800 professionals in a wide variety of positions.
In addition to the numerous benefits and incentives available to State employees, E&T offers challenging and rewarding work, community service, professional development opportunities, job stability, and a competitive salary to its employees.
"The one thing I love about my job is the diversity of what there is to do. From preparing materials for circulation, to talking to patrons, there is always something unique to accomplish."
"I love working for Michigan Rehabilitation Services in the Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity. I am fortunate to work alongside caring and professional staff and assist our customers in employment and independence."
"Every day I am met with a new challenge. In over 22 years I have never experienced the same day twice and overcoming these challenges has provided me with extensive personal and professional growth. Are you up for the challenge?"
"I love working with such a dedicated and creative group of people. When it can't be done, they find a way."