Why Community Action?

Community Action Agencies work with low-income families and individuals to provide the necessary supports providing opportunities for everyone to reach self-sufficiency. If you are hardworking, passionate about your community and about helping others, Community Action may be right for you! Ohio’s Community Action Agencies serve all 88 counties in the state. Check out the job openings for job opportunities in your area. Don’t see one in your area? Find more opportunities on your local agency websites, and check back to this page often. 

Featured Jobs

Chief Executive Officer, Pathway, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Pathway, Inc. (Lucas County)

Deadline 8/31/2020

Accounting Manager, IMPACT Community Action

Accounting Manager
IMPACT Community Action (Franlin County)

Executive Director, CalCAPA

Executive Director
CalCAPA (California Community Action Partnership)

2020 Census Jobs

Apply Online

The Census is hiring! Learn how you can earn a good wage while helping collect important data that will determine Ohio’s representation in Congress, as well as how funds are spent in your community on things like roads, schools, and hopsitals.

Apply if: 

  • You are at least 18 years old
  • Have a valid Social Security number
  • Are a U.S. Citizen
  • Have a valid email address
  • If you are registered with the Selective Service System or have a qualifying exempltion, if you are male and were born after Dec. 31, 1959

If offered a job: 

  • You must pass a criminal background check and review of criminal records (including fingerprinting)
  • You must be able to work flexible hours including days, evenings, and weekends

Most jobs require employees to: 

  • Have access to a vehicle and a valid driver’s license, unless public transportation is readily available
  • have access to a computer with internet (to complete training)

CA Job & Volunteer Boards

National Community Action Job Board
National Community Action Partnership

Athens, Hocking & Perry Counties Job Board
Hocking, Athens, Perry Community Action Partnership

Cuyahoga County Job Board
Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland

Franklin County Job Board
IMPACT Community Action (Franklin)

Hamilton County Job Board
Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency

Jefferson County Job Board
Jefferson County Community Action Council, Inc.

Stark County Job Board
Stark County Community Action Agency

Summit County Job Board
Community Action Akron-Summit

Volunteer Opportunities
SELF Community Action (Butler County)

West Ohio Community Action Partnership Job Board
Allen, Auglaize, and Mercer Counties

Great Lakes Community Action Partnership
Wood, Sandusky, Ottawa and Seneca Counties

Ohio Hiring Management System
Ohio Development Services Agency

If you would like to post a Community Action job board or featured opportunity on our website, please send an email with the relevant information to kathryn@oacaa.org