Our vision is to improve the quality of our communities workforce leading to the elimination of unemployment in Meigs County.

Job Seekers have access to multiple tools to enhance their job search. The goal of WIOA is to increase participant employment, job retention, earnings, and occupational skill attainment for adults, dislocated workers, and youth. Meigs JFS has a state of the art OhioMeansJobs® Meigs County Resource Room program that offers assistance to individuals searching for jobs as well as to employers seeking to spread the word about employment opportunities. OhioMeansJobs® is a website that connects job seekers with employers. Meigs JFS can assist employers in meeting the changing needs of their business by assisting in the recruitment, training, and retention of skilled workers. PRC (Prevention, Retention, and Contingency) helps people to maintain their self sufficiency by meeting specific needs through special programs. Community Resources offer Meigs County job seekers a variety of resources. Meigs JFS unites all able-bodied individuals to positions that meet their skills and interests while creating a strong local economy.


Veterans and/or Eligible Spouses

OhioMeansJobs® Meigs County would like to thank all the men and women who are serving or have served in our armed forces. One way we can show our thanks is by giving all Veterans priority of service with their re-employment needs.

If you are visiting the OhioMeansJobs Center, please let our staff know upon arrival that you have served in the military, so we may better serve you in your training or employment needs. You may also visit OhioMeansVeteranJobs.com to post a resume, search jobs, find additional information or resources.

Help wanted

Employment Opportunity

The Meigs County Department of Job and Family Services is seeking qualified applicants to fill a Service Coordinator position within the Ohio Early Intervention Program.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Holds an associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree, or graduate-level degree from an accredited college or university in audiology, child and family studies, child development, child life, counseling, education, hearing and speech sciences, human development, human ecology, human social services, medicine, nursing, nutrition science, occupational therapy, ophthalmology, optometry, physician’s assistant, physical therapy, psychology, rehabilitation, social work, or speech/ language pathology; or

Holds an associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree, or graduate-level degree from an accredited college or university in any field and has at least two years of verified full-time (or equivalent part-time) supervised, paid experience in case management and/or working with children birth through age five with disabilities, developmental delays, or diagnosed physical or mental conditions that have a high probability of resulting in a developmental delay and their families and completes required trainings.

Applicants should submit a cover letter and a current resume.  The position starts at $15.29 per hour.  The cover letter and resume should be hand-delivered or mailed to:  Heather Cundiff, Administrative Assistant to the Director, Meigs County Department of Job and Family Services, P O Box 191-175 Race Street, 3rd floor, Middleport, Ohio 45760.

The deadline for submission is June 21, 2019 at 4:00pm.

For more information on Ohio Early Intervention visit:  www.ohioearlyintervention.org