OhioMeansJobs | Vinton County offers a variety of employment and training services to businesses and individuals, whether you are an individual looking for a first job or a Fortune 500 company opening a new office.

Specific services at an OhioMeansJobs Center are designed to meet local needs. For a sampling of services, see the table below:

Individual Services Employer Services
Training and Talent Development Employee Training and Talent Development
  • Ability testing, work readiness assessments, skill and aptitude tests
  • Job readiness development (communication skills, punctuality)
  • Career counseling, job coaching and on-going support
  • Referrals to local employee training providers
  • Computer training labs and conference rooms
  • Assistance with establishing apprenticeship programs
Job Search Support Employee Selection Support
  • Job matching
  • Access to Internet computers and office equipment
  • Workshops on job search techniques, interviewing and resume writing
  • Screening of qualified applicants
  • Skill assessment, job readiness, and aptitude testing
  • Support for hiring special populations (older workers, veterans, workers with disabilities, youth)
Career Planning and Support Employee Recruitment
  • Interest inventories and career exploration
  • Labor market information (demand jobs, average wages, required skills and education)
  • Follow-up services to ensure success
  • Posting and filling of job openings
  • Job fairs and mass recruitments
  • Sample job applications and want ads
Youth Development and Placement Human Resource Planning and Management Support
  • Assistance in academic or occupational learning
  • Development of leadership skills
  • Preparation for further education, additional training, and employment.
  • Business and human resource workshops
  • Resources for small businesses and entrepreneurs
  • Retention and supportive services for employees