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


(740) 797-1405
1 (877) 351-0405

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



Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.




The Work Station houses Athens County Job and Family Services' employment programs and a variety of other services for area residents and local employers. All of the services are offered for free. The Work Station is part of the state's OhioMeansJobs system.

Upcoming Events

Job Fair - April 22


Meet employers from all sectors at our annual job fair. Bring copies of your resume and dress to impress.


Athens Community Center

701 E. State St., Athens

Wednesday, April 22
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
(740) 797-1405 or

Ongoing Events


Mondays, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Resume workshop

Are you comfortable working on a computer but need help creating a resume? Call The Work Station to sign up for this free class.

Thursdays, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Job search workshop


Quick Links

Having trouble finding the right website to use for your job search? Want to know how to promote yourself so employers can find you? Are you on unemployment? This class might be for you. Call The Work Station to sign up for this free class.

One-on-one assistance

By appointment only

Do you need help navigating a computer? Do not worry. We have just the help you need. Call The Work Station to set up a one-on-one appointment with one of our staff members.

Athens Co. JFS

13183 State Route 13, Millfield, Ohio 45761-9901

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