At the national level, websites such as www.linkedin.com, www.monster.com, www.careerbuilder.com, www.jobs.com and www.indeed.com have extensive search capabilities as well as resume tips, forum support and professional networking options.
The National Military Spouse Network, a networking, mentoring and professional development organization, has a wealth of career information at its website, www.nationalmilitaryspousenetwork.org. The group aims to help military spouses build a meaningful, sustained career path and offers a library of articles that touch on topics from entrepreneurship, resume tips, self-promotion and more as well as a membership-only discussion forum. The organization also features companies that are military spouse-owned or military spouse-friendly on its Homefront Business Listings page.
Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
4020 E. Fifth Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215 888-296-7541
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services offers a wide range of assistance for Ohioans seeking work or to hire workers. This includes employment and training assistance, guidance for young people, grants for dislocated workers, an incentive program, labor market information, help for veterans and more. Visit the website for additional information about these services and how to access them.
State of Ohio
Employment opportunities with the state of Ohio are posted online. Search by category, department or location, then apply online.
50 E. Columbia St.
Springfield, OH 45501 937-521-2005
Clark County’s website has jobs posted online with benefits information, and applications are available for download along with submission instructions. You can also view developmental disabilities job postings and state of Ohio job postings.
Jobs and Family Services
541 Ledbetter Road
Xenia, OH 45385 937-562-6000
Jobs are posted by category, department and date. Benefits and salary information are included for most positions, and you can apply online. For help or support, visit www.governmentjobs.com/Home/ApplicationGuide.
201 W. Main St.
Troy, OH 45373 937-440-5900
Miami County’s website has jobs posted online with benefits information, and applications and submission instructions are available for download.
Human Resources Department
451 W. Third St., Ninth Floor
Dayton, OH 45422 937-225-4018
Montgomery County uses an online applicant tracking system. Applications must be submitted online. Jobs are posted online with benefits information, and applications are available for download with submission instructions.
101 E. Main St.
Eaton, OH 45320 937-456-8143
Visit Preble County’s website for a list of current job opportunities. Information to apply for available positions is posted online with benefits information, and applications are available for download.
City of Beavercreek
1368 Research Park Drive
Beavercreek, OH 45432 937-426-5100
Visit the city’s website to connect with job opportunities and the city’s online application process. You can also subscribe to job posting notifications.
City of Centerville
Human Resources Department
100 W. Spring Valley Road
Centerville, OH 45458 937-433-7151
From the main menu on city’s website, click “Departments” then “Human Resources” to view job openings and download the city’s application for employment.
City of Dayton
101 W. Third St.
Dayton, OH 45402 937-496-6720
Visit the City of Dayton’s online employment center to view job opportunities and to register for a profile, which can be used to apply for positions online and to indicate qualifications for future employment.
City of Fairborn
Human Resources Division
44 W. Hebble Ave.
Fairborn, OH 45324 937-754-3021
Visit Fairborn’s webpage for its Department of Human Resources for the city’s job openings and online application. You can also view and apply for volunteer opportunities and fill out a job interest card. Only online applications are accepted.
City of Huber Heights
6131 Taylorsville Road
Huber Heights, OH 45424 937-233-1423
The City of Huber Heights posts current job openings on its website, including links to download applications and to apply for jobs online.
City of Kettering
3600 Shroyer Road
Kettering, OH 45429 937-296-2400
Visit the City of Kettering’s website to view the page for its Human Resources Department. There you will find links to current job opportunities, links to applications and more information about employee benefits and policies.
City of Riverside
5200 Springfield St., Suite 100
Riverside, OH 45431 937-233-1801
The City of Riverside’s website features current city job openings and application forms, which can be submitted via the website, by email or by regular mail to the city manager.
City of Springfield
76 E. High St., Third Floor
Springfield, OH 45502 937-324-7318
Visit Springfield’s website to find open positions, employment resources, positions that were previously open, employment applications and answers to frequently asked questions. A general employment application is available for download, and applications for current open positions can be turned in to the Personnel Department on the third floor of City Hall.
City of Xenia
City Administration Building
107 E. Main St.
Xenia, OH 45385 937-376-7273
Visit the city’s website to access Xenia’s current openings. Unsolicited applications and/or resumes are not accepted. Applications can be downloaded online, or packets can be picked up at City Hall. Completed applications can be emailed, mailed or delivered in person to the Human Resources Department.