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The Village is seeking qualified candidates for the position of DPW Laborer

This is a labor position involving manual labor which includes street sweeping, cold patching, digging, limb and brush removal, park maintenance, mowing, trimming, shoveling, and many other labor-related tasks.

Hours are to be determined by necessity and scheduled through the DPW.

Applications are available at the Village Office located at 476 Mill Street from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday



All DPW Laborers are hired by the Village Manager.

They will be considered employees of the Village Council, answerable directly to the DPW Director and then to the Village Manager.


Prior to employment, applicants:

  1. must possess a valid Michigan Driver’s License.
  2. must be eighteen years of age or older.

3.  must be willing to work overtime when called upon.

4.  must pass a physical exam including drug test with physician to be designated by the Village Manager.

5. must pass background check.


Employee must perform jobs assigned, but not limited to:

  1. street sweeping
  2. street striping (painting)
  3.  cold patching
  4. salting and sanding streets
  5. snow removal from streets, sidewalks, and parking lots.

NOTE: Overtime should not be used for snow removal that can wait until regular working hours.

  1. grade, gravel, mow, etc. shoulders of streets
  2. maintenance and care of culverts; some installation
  3. installation, maintenance, etc. of drains
  4. brush and limb removal
  5. litter pickup and removal
  6. sign maintenance
  7. park maintenance (includes mowing, equipment repair, emptying and care of trash receptacles, fence maintenance, etc.)
  8. cleaning, maintenance, repair, etc. of the DPW grounds and buildings
  9. sidewalk maintenance, new sidewalk construction, weed control, etc.
  10. municipal parking lot maintenance
  11. manual labor – mowing, trimming, raking, shoveling, litter
  12. skilled labor – operating heavy equipment such as trucks for snow plowing and/or backhoe; plus, mechanic work, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing work.
  13. any other projects assigned by the DPW Supervisor or the Village Manager.






Increasing Home Energy Efficiency

Wednesday, October 26 | 5 - 6 p.m.

Q & A | 6 - 6:30 p.m. Click here to register.

OakAlert: Oakland County Government's Emergency Notification System

OakAlert is a voluntary service that enables citizens to receive emails or text messages about emergency situations that may impact Oakland County. 

Concerned individuals, businesses, and government agencies can self-register at no cost on a secure site by visiting:

Or texting "OakAlert" to 99411

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

This new, shorter phone number will make it easier for people to remember and access mental health crisis services. (Please note, the previous 1-800-273-TALK (8255) number will continue to function indefinitely.) Click below to learn more about 988.


Interested in a Job Shadow?

The Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner’s office is excited to offer job shadowing opportunities to interested persons entering or actively participating in the workforce. Click here to view their flier.

Brand Guidelines

This document is designed to provide guidelines on the approved presentation and application of the new Village of Ortonville brand. If you need assistance or approval on the creation of any marketing materials on behalf of the Village of Ortonville, please contact [email protected]

Heritage Park Design Report

This document was created for the purpose of developing a park master plan on a parcel of land immediately adjacent to the Historic Town Hall. 

Wayfinding & Signage Plan

This document is designed to create a clear and compelling branded Wayfinding and Signage program that both brings awareness and increases vehicular and pedestrian traffic to the many amenities offered by the Village of Ortonville. 

Yard of the Month Guidelines

This document is designed to provide guidelines on the Yard of the Month Award. 

Rent, Mortgage, and Utility Relief Program

An application is available online here, paper application forms are available at five locations around the county. Residents can also request a paper copy to be mailed to them by contacting [email protected] or call (248) 858-0730. Detailed information on the relief program can be found at

Ortonville Wildlife Preservation Park

Attached is a boundary survey of the 47.32 acres known as Ortonville Wildlife Preservation Park (f/k/a Village Park)  

OWPP Survey

SEMCOG Community Profile 

Brandon Township Water Quality Map

The attached map highlights areas in Brandon Township where Arsenic, Nitrate, and Chloride have been found in the groundwater.  While the map and information are dated 1999, the information is still relevant.


Oakland County Home Improvement Program

Low and moderate-income homeowners may qualify for an interest-free deferred payment loan to make needed home repairs, improve accessibility and increase energy efficiency.

Disaster Planning - Tips from Oakland County

Report on the 2020-2021 Financial Statements

View the 2020-2021 Financial Statements for the Village of Ortonville.

Approved 2022/2023 Budget

View the 2022-2023 Budget adopted June 27, 2022, by the Ortonville Village Council.

2021 Bridge Safety Inspection Reports 

South Street      Mill Street      Ball Street 

Creek Water Testing Results

Village of Ortonville Creek Water Quality Testing Results (updated as new tests are performed & results received):

2019-2020 Results *updated 07/02/2020

2018-2019 Results   *updated 11/21/2019

August 9, 2017, to October 2, 2018

2010 - November 17, 2015

Title VI Nondiscrimination Plan

Click here to read the Village's Title VI Nondiscrimination Plan.


Brandon Township Contacts

Supervisor Jayson Rumball 248-627-4918
Building Steve McGee 248-627-4916
Treasurer Scott Broughton 248-627-2853
Clerk Roselyn Blair 248-627-2851
Recreation Fred Waybrant 248-627-4640
Fax   248-627- 6208


Ortonville Historical Society

Scott Broughton - President

[email protected]

Youth Assistance – 209 Varsity Drive


Brandon Township Library - 304 South Street

General Office - 248-627-1460

US Post Office - 55 Pond Street


Brandon Fire Department - 53 South Street


Oakland County Sheriff's Department - Brandon Twp Substation

Substation 248-627-4911
Fax 248-627-4928
Dispatch Non-Emergency 248-858-4950
Dispatch Emergency 911

Brandon Schools

General Offices 248-627-1800
High School 248-627-1820
Middle School 248-627-1830
Oakwood Elementary