Welcome to the Office of Human Resources

  • The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) is composed of a team of approximately 2,000 employees across the State of Michigan that follows the guiding principles of collaboration, inclusion, integrity and measurable outcomes. These principles guide the department in its mission to help Michigan reinvent its regulatory system so that Michigan continues to grow as a competitive state for business attraction. LARA is customer driven & business minded, while at the same time protecting the health and safety of Michigan's citizens. LARA offers employment opportunities in a broad spectrum of career areas. The department is composed of approximately 20 agencies and bureaus that provide regulatory oversight for professions and industries operating in the State of Michigan.

    For information on positions currently being filled in LARA and other state departments, click on the following link:

    Civil Service Vacancy Postings for All Applicants