Agency Job Openings

Thank you for your interest in working with the Ashland County Department of Job and Family Services! 

Current opportunities to work with our office are listed below. View Current Opportunities >>

 

Why Work for ACDJFS:

  • Health Care Benefits
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Educational Incentives
  • Generous Leave - personal leave available for immediate use; compensatory time; vacation time; sick leave incentive program allowing accrual of additional leave or pay every 90 days
  • Longevity Pay Increases
  • OPERS
  • Positive and Supportive Environment

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a:

  1. cover letter
  2. resume
  3. list with three professional references
  4. completed civil service application

Download the Ohio Civil Service Application

Applications can be submitted online or sent to Julie Shay by mail at: 15 West Fourth St., Ashland, OH 44805 or email to Julie.Shay@jfs.ohio.gov.

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Current Job Openings

 

 Social Service Worker 2

Ashland County DJFS is seeking highly motivated, compassionate, and dedicated individuals to join our team in ensuring child safety while promoting family growth and accountability.

Primary Duties (non-exclusive):  Duties include: receiving and investigating allegations of child or adult abuse or neglect; maintaining a caseload of abuse/neglect cases; preparing cases for judicial or administrative reviews; providing court testimony; preparing and maintaining forms and correspondence; meeting deadlines; and ensuring compliance with state and federal mandates for children and adult protective services.

Qualifications: (1) Bachelor's degree in social work or a related field (2) A valid Ohio driver's license (3) All positions are subject to employment verification, criminal background check, fingerprinting, alcohol and drug screening, motor vehicle report check, and approval by the Ashland County Commissioners.

 

 Ohio START Caseworker

 Primary Duties (non-exclusive):  Duties include: provide intensive case management services to parent/caregivers using the Ohio START (Sobriety, Treatment, and Reducing Trauma ) intensive, wraparound intervention program; maintain a START caseload; collaborate with the Family Peer Mentor to support and serve the family; respond to reports of abuse and neglect of children; implement safety intervention; complete case plans, logs and written documentation; participates in family team meeting , case reviews, supervisions.

Qualifications: (1) Bachelor's degree in social work or a related field (2) A valid Ohio driver's license (3) All positions are subject to employment verification, criminal background check, fingerprinting, alcohol and drug screening, motor vehicle report check, and approval by the Ashland County Commissioners.

 

 

ASHLAND COUNTY DEPT.
OF JOB & FAMILY SERVICES
15 West 4th Street
Ashland, OH 44805

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HOURS: 
Mon. - Fri. 7:30 AM-4:30 PM
Sat. & Sun. Closed 

Main Line: (419) 282-5000
Toll Free: (800) 589-8141 
Fax: (419) 282-5010 

Report Suspected Abuse
(419) 282-5001
TDD for Hearing/Speech Impaired
(419) 282-5002 

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