Stories tagged with: Ohio Means Jobs

June 18, 2014 - 2:52pm
9 weeks 1 day ago

With school out for the summer, many youth in the Zanesville area will be looking for summer employment.

Ohio Means Jobs of Muskingum County is currently seeking applications for their Summer Youth Program. This program is designed to give area youth a chance to work over break, all while earning money and valuable jobs skills. Julie Metzger, supervisor of Ohio Means Jobs told us that there is a special need for applications in the 18 to 24 age range.

"We need kids ages...

March 21, 2014 - 4:24pm
21 weeks 6 days ago

Employment opportunities are in abundance in Muskingum County and the staff at Ohio Means Jobs is teaching the public how to land their dream job.

Ohio Means Jobs Supervisor, Julie Metzger says that there are a variety of positions opening up this spring. Employers are looking to hire in many different career fields.

"We actually have a lot of job openings right now. We have employers that are looking for welders, machine operators, we have some landscaping companies that...

February 10, 2014 - 4:09pm
27 weeks 3 days ago

Officials from Ohio Means Jobs Muskingum County say job hiring season is right around the corner.

Supervisor, Julie Metzger says that March and April are prime hiring times and she wants the community to be ready when opportunity knocks. The job center will offer a variety of work shops to help people prepare for their first interviews and more.

"The workshops that we are offering are resume writing, interviewing skills, being prepared for that interview and making sure that...

September 6, 2013 - 6:04pm
49 weeks 6 days ago

Seasonal job opportunities are on the rise in Muskingum County.

According to the Supervisor at Ohio Means Jobs Muskingum County, local businesses including the Dollar General, Fanatics and the Five B's are all likely to hire at this time.

"This is a prime hiring season for the fall as we move into the holidays we see a lot of retail establishments will start building their staff, " said Bob Mercer.

Mercer notes that companies often hire from their temporary staff...

June 28, 2013 - 4:19pm
1 year 7 weeks ago

445 Woodlawn Ave. in the Putnam Historic District is the new home of the Muskingum County Opportunity Center, now named, Ohio Means Jobs: Muskingum County. The new location is conveniently located in the same building as Jobs and Family Services, making it a one-stop shop for all of your needs.

"Our facility is newly remodeled so it's nice and convenient for what we need for job seekers and employers. So we have a resource room that is still comparable to what we had on main...

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