OhioMeansJobs is the premier employment site for Ohio-based companies to find tools to assist you in attracting, hiring, retaining and advancing your workforce. OhioMeansJobs Ottawa County provides local companies with the resources they need to fill positions with qualified employees. 

Internal Candidate Database

OhioMeansJobs Ottawa County can search for qualified candidates using the OhioMeansJobs resume database. Our database has thousands of resumes of actively seeking job seekers. We can pull multiple resumes for you that match up with the necessary skills for your job opening.

Job Posting

OhioMeansJobs Ottawa County offers you the opportunity to have us post your openings on OhioMeansJobs.com that will be viewed by job seekers throughout Ottawa County and the state. To post your job opening, please complete the Job Posting Form.

Interview Rooms

Employers are welcome to use one of our conference rooms for off-site screening, job fairs and interviewing.

To reserve a conference room, please complete the Room Reservation Form.

Labor Market Information

Your source for reports and data about employment levels, unemployment rates, wages and earnings, employment projections, jobs, training resources and careers.

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Incumbent Worker Training

The Community Block Grant/Incumbent Worker Training Program (ITWP) objective is to support training projects that will benefit local business and industry by assisting in the skill development of existing employees, resulting in increased employee productivity and growth/retention of the company and its workforce.

On-the-Job Training

On-the-Job Training Program (OJT) is a federally funded program that helps employers hire and train workers for full-time, long term employment. Employers may be reimbursed up to 50 percent of the wages earned by eligible new trainees while they learn the job.

Rapid Response

Services to assist your workers affected by layoffs include: outplacement activities to assist workers in finding new jobs including comprehensive employment search training including resume development and networking skills, coordination of delivery of services to the employees, and information on career assessment.

For additional employer-related services or questions, please contact:
Gaye Winterfield
Business & Workforce Development Manager