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

2020 Census Jobs

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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)
Assistant Deputy Chief, Ohio Development Services Agency (ODSA)

Assistant Deputy Chief
Ohio Development Services Agency (ODSA)

Community Services Director, Pickaway County Community Action Organization (PICCA)

Community Services Director
Pickaway County Community Action Organization (PICCA)

Executive Director, Pickaway County Community Action Organization

Executive Director
Pickaway County Community Action Organization

Vice President, Organizational Capacity Building: National Community Action Partnership

Early Childhood Director
Ross County Community Action Commission

Early Childhood Director, Ross County Community Action Commission

Early Childhood Director
Ross County Community Action Commission

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)

Woods, Seneca, Sandusky, and Ottowa Counties
Great Lakes Community Action Program

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