Category Archives: Job seekers

2019 Veteran & Community Career Expo

2019 Veteran & Community Career Expo is Thursday, November 14 at The University of Akron Quaker Station from 1:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Job seekers can pre-register at or register on-site the day of the event. 50+ area companies looking to hire including Cleveland Clinic Akron General, Dominion Energy, FedEx, and more On-the-spot interviews […]

Youth Job Fest 2019: October 4

Join us at OhioMeansJobs Summit County on October 4, 2019 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. for Youth Job Fest 2019. Local employers will be onsite to meet with and hire youth ages 16 to 24. Bring your resume/work history so you can apply on the spot. Interview attire is encouraged. There will be an optional […]

2018 Veteran and Community Career Expo

  The 2018 Veteran and Community Career Expo, sponsored by Timken Steel, will be held at the University of Akron Student Union on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. Pre-registration is available at    Jobseekers The event will run from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, with 10:00 am to 11:00 am dedicated strictly to veterans. The […]

2018 Career Passport Expo at Akron Urban League

Join the Akron Urban League, ConxusNEO, ProjectLEARN of Summit County, 30+ employers and training providers for the 2018 Career Passport Expo on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 pm. Professional dress is recommended. Present this page to any MetroRTA Driver to receive free transportation to and from the event.  Click here to […]

New Job Seeker Workshop Schedule Available

The Job-Seeker Workshop Schedule for July, August and September of 2017 is now available and may be downloaded by clicking here. 

April-June Workshop Schedule Now Available!

OhioMeansJobs Summit County’s (OMJSC) workshop schedule for April, May and June, 2017 is now available. OMJSC is proud to introduce a new workshop: Training and Education: What’s in it for me? Held on the first and last and last Thursday of every month, Training and Education covers various training and educational opportunities available to job seekers […]

A New Way to Find a Great Job

What is TalentNEO and Skills-Based Hiring? Find out more. Ready to sign up for your WorkKeys assessment? Click here to register for the assessment at OhioMeansJobs Summit County.

OhioMeansJobs for Veterans – YouTube

This helpful video contains information on how veterans can visit OMJ centers for assistance in finding employment and other needed services.

Summer Youth 2015

Summer Youth Job Opportunities 2015 The Summit County Department of Job and Family Services will operate a TANF Summer Youth Employment program once again for the 2015 season. Program providers will include Akron Urban League (AUL), Jobs for Ohio’s Graduates (JOG), and the Youth Employment for Success (YES) program. We anticipate that over 1,200 youth […]

Summer Youth 2014

The Summit County Department of Job and Family Services operated the TANF Summer Youth program for the third consecutive year during Summer 2014. Program providers included The Akron Urban League, Jobs for Ohio’s Graduates (JOG), and the Youth Employment for Success (YES) program. Nearly 1,400 youth ranging from 16 to 24 years old participated in […]