Summer Youth Employment Program

The Shelby County Department of Job and Family Services offers a summer Youth Employment Program for youth ages 14 - 24 years old. The goal of the program is to enable eligible youth to gain valuable work experience while earning a paycheck.

Shelby County Job Family Services Summer Youth Employment Program

To be eligible the youth must be either 14-17 years old and in school or 18 years old if they are a full time student in a secondary school; 18-24 years old, as long as they are in a family that has a minor child; or 18-24 and has a minor child of their own.  The family income must be no greater than 200% of the federal poverty level.

Applications are accepted beginning April 1st of each year.  The employment placements generally begin the middle of May and run through the end of the summer.

Funding for this program is provided by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

Shelby County Job Family Services Summer Youth Employment Program

Download the Summer Youth Employment Program Application Packet

Please read the Explanation of State Hearing Procedures

For more information about the Summer Youth Employment Program, please call

937-498-4981

Select option 5 and then option 6

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Employment Workshops
OhioMeansJobs Shelby County offers free employment workshops.  Workshop participants have the opportunity to improve their job seeking skills to aid in finding a new job or to brush up on skills to retain a job once they are working.  Workshops are taught by instructors from Upper Valley Career Center and the Adult Basic Literacy Program (ABLE).  To register for a workshop, call OhioMeansJobs Shelby County at 937-498-4981 Extension 2816

Resume Writing Workshop
Emphasis on the importance of a resume.
Writing high quality cover letters.

10/23/17, 11/13/17, 11/27/17, & 12/11/17


Interviewing Skills Workshop
Selling yourself at the interview.
Difficult interview questions.

11/8/17, & 12/13/17


Job Search Skills Workshop
Review methods to find job openings.

11/1/17, & 12/6/17


Good Employee Skills Workshop
Review Employer Expectations.

11/22/17, & 12/20/17


Basic Computer Skills Workshop
Review basic computer skills and get signed up for an online course.

10/25/17, 11/29/17, & 12/27/17

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October 28, 2017

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Iforce will be conducting a job
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at 1910 Fair Road, Sidney, Ohio.

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ADDRESS 227 South Ohio Avenue
Sidney, Ohio 45365
PHONE 937-498-4981
FAX 937-498-7396
HOURS M, W, TH, F - 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesdays - 7:30 am - 6 pm