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Address:

70 North Plains Road,
Suite C
The Plains, Ohio 45780


Phone:

(740) 797-1405
(877) 351-0405

Fax: (740) 797-3105
TTY: (740) 797-2817

 

Hours:

Monday-Friday

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

 

 

                                        

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nondiscrimination Statement

 

“In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs and disability.

 

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the agency (state or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. 

 

To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (866) 632-9922 (voice), (800) 877-8339 (TTY) or (866) 377-8642 (TTY).  USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. 

 

ODJFS – BCR 9/2016

The Work Station, a division of the Athens County Job and Family Services', is the center for Human Resource Development for area residents and local employers. All services provided are free of charge.  The Work Station is a partner of the state's OhioMeansJobs system.


 

Quick Links

Upcoming Events: 

 

 

 

 

13th Annual Job Fair

 

The 13th Annual OhioMeans Jobs - Job Fair will be hosted on Wednesday, April 19th, 10am - 2pm at the Athens Recreation Center, 701 E. State Street, Athens. 


This event is FREE and Open To The Public.

 

Featuring over 70 regional and local employers looking to hire, plus multiple training providers to talk to you about advancing your career!

 

Bring your resume and come prepared to interview!   

 

This event is co-sponsored by the OhioMeansJobs centers of Athens, Meigs and Perry counties and the Area 14 Workforce Development Board.

 

For more information about this event, contact Rocky Brunty or Nancy Stotts at (740) 797-1405. 

 

All area employers who are interested in participating are encouraged to contact Rocky Brunty or Nancy Stotts (740)797-1405, for registration information.  This annual event sees on average 400 job seekers.  

 

NEW this year for employers: there will be an informational forum to share about programs that may benefit you and/or your company.   Topics will include: 

        The pros of hiring a veteran

        Programs within the state for employers

        Services that OhioMeansJobs can offer you as the Employer

 

Plan now to attend and meet your next great employee!

 

 

 

 

 

On-Going Events

 

Resume Workshop

Mondays, 1-3pm

 

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Need help creating a resume'?  The Resume' Workshop can help you open the door to your next job or career opportunity. 

Call The Work Station, 740-797-1405

to sign up for this Free class.

 

Job Search Workshop

Thursday, 1-3pm

 

                                  

Find the right website to use for your job search with the Job Search Workshop. 

This workshop helps you begin new job searches, generate leads, apply for jobs, and prepare for interviews.  We will help you highlight your skills, make a good impression and get the basics on applying for jobs.

 

Call The Work Station, 740-797-1405 to sign up for this Free class.

 

One-on-One Assistance

  - By Appointment Only

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Searching for employment can be nerve racking, but we can meet with you One-on-One to help you make sense of it all.  We can help with computer skills, searching for jobs, creating a resume and interview techniques.

So, do not worry. We have just the help you need. Call The Work Station, 740-797-1405 to set up a One-on-One appointment with one of our friendly staff members.

 

 

 

Ohio Means Jobs for Veterans

Take a moment to review how the enhanced OhioMeansVeteransJobs Website can assist veterans in our area.

 

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If you’re transitioning to civilian life or you have previously separated from service, Ohio offers many benefits designed to assist you and your family.

Check out the Career Information Center for quick access to information on how Ohio is working to provide you credit for your military training and experience.

 

https://jobseeker.ohiomeansjobs.monster.com/Veterans/VeteranInfo.asp

 

 

 


Athens County Job and Family Services

13183 State Route 13

Millfield, Ohio 45761-9901
jfs@athensoh.org

(740) 797-2523 or (800) 762-3775
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