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Submit applications with resume to:
Orion Township Supervisor's Office
2525 Joslyn Road
Lake Orion, MI 48360

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Questions? Call (248) 391-0304 x1000 or Email Us



Elections Coordinator/Administrative Assistant to the Clerk

Now accepting applications with cover letter and resume for a year-round, full-time Elections Coordinator/Administrative Assistant to the Clerk. Coordinates all phases of the election process. Performs a variety of secretarial tasks and administrative functions, such as correspondence for, overseeing, and preparing Board packets for the Board of Trustees.  Provides administrative support to the Township Clerk and other employees of the Clerk’s office.

The job requires knowledge normally acquired through the completion of a high school degree or equivalent, along with additional college coursework in business or public administration. Four to six years of progressively more responsible secretarial experience. Municipal government experience preferred.  Michigan State Certification in the Administration of Elections is required within six (6) months. Ability to work beyond eight (8) hours per day, as necessary, during elections.

This is a full-time, 40 hours per week, Level 6 Technical Unit union position with a starting wage of $19.59 per hour (non-negotiable) plus benefits. Approved applicant must have a complete physical and drug screening along with background check.

Please read the complete job description for full details. Application instructions and form are available under Employment Opportunities at www.oriontownship.org.

Applications with cover letter and resume are due by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, August 20, 2018, and are to be submitted to the Supervisor’s Office.

Seasonal Safety Path Maintenance Worker
Position performs a variety of skilled and unskilled tasks associated with maintenance of the Township’s safety paths, operates wide range of motorized and non-motorized equipment and tools, performs inspections and maintenance on tools and equipment, assists other work divisions when assigned, assists with construction and maintenance of trails and safety paths. Require a high school diploma or equivalent, landscaping experience, knowledge of working with landscaping equipment, ability to operate tractor, utility vehicle and mower, and have the ability to identify unsafe conditions and determine course of action to rectify situation, mental ability to handle pressures relating to situations needing immediate attention, and physical ability to periodically lift, push or pull items weighing up to 50 pounds, as well as to climb/bend/stoop/crawl when performing custodial or maintenance functions. Must be 18 years or older and possess a valid Michigan Driver’s License.

Approved applicant must have a complete physical and drug screening along with background check. Pay is $11.00 per hour, no benefits. Season runs April through October.

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Please submit resume and completed application to Supervisor’s Office, 2525 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, MI 48360. Position open until filled.
Youth Sports Coordinator

Orion Township is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Youth Sports Coordinator. Applicants must have knowledge of game rules and mechanics of the following sports: soccer, basketball, baseball, football and volleyball, enjoy working with youth 3-12, willing to assist in the development of lesson plans, games and drills, incorporating one-on-one and group style activities. Desired qualifications include participation in at least three different organized sports, CPR and First Aid certified, and three years experience in coaching or teaching children under the age of 10 years, high school diploma or equivalent and at least 18 years of age. Approved applicant must pass complete physical and drug screening along with a background check. Hourly wage is $9-12.00 per hour depending on experience, 5-10 hours per week, April 25 – August 25, non-union position, no benefits. Hours include evenings and weekends as needed.

Please read attached job description for detail.

Applications with resume to be submitted to the Orion Township Supervisor’s Office, 2525 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, MI 48360. Position open until filled.  For more information, contact (248) 391-0304, ext. 1004.

Paid on Call Firefighters

Applications are being accepted to become a Volunteer Paid-On-Call Firefighter with the Orion Township Fire Department. If accepted we will conduct a thorough background check, physical with drug screening, criminal history and driving check before you will be enrolled in an agility test a State Certified Fire Academy, Basic Emergency Technician School and upon successful complication of each we will provide you with Firefighting equipment and a pager to be able to respond to emergencies. This is a very time consuming job that requires dedication and willingness to help your community and neighbors but the sacrifice and hours away from your family reaps many rewards.

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