Exceeding the expectations of even the most demanding employers
JobsOhio recognizes the challenges organizations face when finding, hiring, and training a qualified workforce. In Ohio, organizations have access to an abundant and industrious talent pool, from tech-savvy coders to computer numerically controlled (CNC) operators, from engineers and scientists to those in professional services and healthcare. This workforce is educated, committed, skilled, and productive.
Companies looking for additional workforce support can rely on JobsOhio various programs and partnerships, including the JobsOhio Workforce Grant and the Talent Acquisition Services that offers customized sourcing, screening, and training solutions.
Low Cost of Living
In Ohio, people don’t have to choose between a successful professional life and a fulfilling personal life. Ohio’s composite cost of living index was significantly lower than the national and regional average in 2020, and Ohio ranks #1 in affordability under the U.S.News Opportunity Rankings.
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Ohioans bring a Midwest work ethic and top-level talent
Ohio’s rare combination of resources and talent help healthcare companies thrive.
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Energy and Chemicals
While the energy sector nationally is reeling from the effects of the pandemic, Ohio’s past investments in shale and the petrochemical industry, and the abundance of talent, will ensure that the state is poised to capitalize on the resurgence of the industry.
- Ohio schools granted 67 percent more annual degrees and certificates for chemistry, petroleum engineering, chemical engineering, and similar programs from 2010-19, second in the region.
- Total investment in Ohio’s resource-rich shale energy sector surpassed $90 billion since tracking began in 2011, according to a Cleveland State University (CSU) study.
Ohio is on the rise as a tech hub in the U.S. with expertise in sectors including artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, IoT, and more.
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Ohio is for makers dedicated to craftsmanship, productivity, and innovation.