Cincinnati and the Tristate · Jobs & Careers

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Jobs and Careers Booklists & Websites
Looking for a new job or career? The Library has plenty of resources to get you started!

General Sites

Building Value - Job Training
Building Value salvages building materials for re-use and resells them in a public retail center. Provides on-the-job training opportunities in construction and retail.
Cincinnati Jobs on
The local want ads, online—career and job information provided by Go Cincinnati.Net and the Cincinnati Enquirer.
Cincinnati State Workforce Development Center
The Workforce Development Center at Cincinnati State provides career training for individuals and meets the needs of corporations, government agencies, and not-for-profits for high-value workforce education and training. Offers classes, certifications, and continuing education in industrial training, HAZMAT rescue & safety, professional, management & leadership, and health business.
Cincinnati Works
Serves those who are unemployed or underemployed through a network of services. Offers job readiness training, interview preparation, and support services including childcare resources and transportation assistance.
City of Cincinnati - Human Resources
Locate information about jobs with the City of Cincinnati. Provides training and development through the Human Resources Development Academy.
Dress For Success - Cincinnati
Promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support, and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Easter Seals - Work Resource Center
Career-related support for youths and adults with disabilities and special needs. Provides programs that explore skills and interests, build skills, and help participants get and keep a job. Includes school to work transition, work-based training, and job placement.
Freestore Foodbank - Cincinnati COOKS!
Free, ten-week culinary training program that prepares low income, at-risk individuals for employment in the food service industry and teaches life and job skills components to ensure the graduates success.
Hamilton County Human Resources Department
Lists jobs available in Hamilton County and the application process.
Hamilton County Job & Family Services
Provides information on reducing costs for medical, child care, food, energy, and prescription drugs. Includes information about job opportunities and training, tips for avoiding foreclosure, and help for seniors.
Site helps you browse jobs, search jobs, post resumes, and offers related job searching resources.
IKRON Corporation
Offers a comprehensive rehabilitation program aimed at obtaining competitive employment and maintaining sobriety. Provides psycho-social and vocational services to individuals with problems of mental health.
Non-profit organization that employs individuals who have suffered a neurological injury, disease, or disorder. Offers programs, products and services along with outsourcing/fulfillment services.
Jobs Plus Employment Network
Serves individuals in low-income communities by providing job readiness training.
Mercy Franciscan at St. John - Bridges Program
A 12-week, pre-employment training program for individuals who are economically disadvantaged.
Ohio Dept. of Job and Family Services - Working & Employment
Provides information about job and employment services available, including job and development training, job opportunities, and small business and self-employment.
Ohio Means Jobs
Provides job seekers with Ohio job listings and career information. Provides employers with employment data and a resume database.
Ohio Occupational Wage Estimates
Search for current salary estimates for specific occupations in each the major metro areas of Ohio.
Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission
The state agency that serves Ohioans with disabilities to achieve quality employment and independence. Also charged with making determinations on Social Security disability.
Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries
Provides employment and training services for people with disabilities and other barriers to employment. Offers vocational and employment assessment, occupational skills training, office procedures & computer technology training, County Board sponsored services, services for homeless individuals, and veterans.
PLCH · Library Employment Opportunities
Check for current job opportunities at the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.
Power Inspires Progress
An inner city employment education program that provides an on-the-job training program for those who have difficulty obtaining and maintaining employment. Works to empower trainees to further their education, providing instruction in basic life skills and paid job-training.
Recruit Military
A free full-service military-to-civilian recruiting firm that connects employers, franchisors, and educational institutions with men and women who are transitioning from active duty to civilian life, veterans who already have civilian work experience, members of the National Guard and reserve forces, and military spouses.
Regional Association of Adult Higher Education
A consortium of regionally accredited local colleges and universities who offer degree programs specifically designed to meet the needs of working adults. Coordinates and conducts Education Fairs at businesses in the Greater Cincinnati Area.
Sites by Subject · Jobs & Careers
Find job and career resources including research databases, career networking sites, job banks, and job listing sites for entry-level, government, international, older workers, and internships/part-time/seasonal positions.
SmartMoney Community Services - SmartBusiness
The SmartMoney Build Your Own Business workshop series is a 12-week course designed to prepare new entrepreneurs with basic business skills needed to manage and operate a microrenterprise or small business.
State of Ohio Hiring Management System
Provides employment opportunities in Ohio government jobs.
Super Jobs
A one-stop job center for job seekers and employers that offers free job fairs, job search workshops, and resume tools. Programs include Emerging Workforce Development for youth, Workforce Development Training for the ex-offender, and apprenticeship programs.
Urban League of Greater Cincinnati
Offers programs and services for adults designed to assist with career advancement or workforce reentry such as Accelerated Call Center Education, Dept. of Labor Reentry Program, and GED classes. Youth programs include the After School League, YouthWorks, Education Summit & College Works, and NULITES. The Urban League also provides programs for African American leadership development and management skills for minority entrepreneurs.
WLWT Channel 5 Jobchannel
Search for job listings by keyword, post your resume online, and read helpful articles on job hunting.
YWCA - Employment Readiness Program
Provides help for women to develop the skills necessary to achieve economic self-sufficiency. Includes job readiness training, employment counseling, software training, and transportation assistance.