Toledo Career Resources

GET CAREER SUPPORT

Ohio To Work means access to resources in the Toledo area that are designed to support you in increasing your income and meeting your goals.

The organizations below are here for job seekers like you. They offer free, personalized career coaching, accelerated training options, and connections to resources. If you’ve thought about a career in healthcare, technology or manufacturing, the next step is within your reach.

You’ve got the hustle! Now, level up your career. Contact one of the organizations below today.

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ProMedica Ebeid Center Financial Opportunity Center

ProMedica is the first national-scale health system to operate a Financial Opportunity Center (FOC) that provides resources to people of all zip codes and incomes. ProMedica’s FOC offers free one-on-one financial and career coaching to assist clients to achieve their goals. Common goals include increasing savings, building credit, and reducing debt. ProMedica also offers a tuition-free, 5-week STNA job training program to prepare students to provide patient care in multiple healthcare settings.

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OhioMeansJobs Lucas County

OhioMeansJobs Lucas County is focused on creating a highly skilled and diverse work force for the Toledo region by offering multiple services for anyone looking to improve their career opportunities. They provide access to technology resources, coaching, workshops, job searches, job fairs and access to training programs and possible funding.

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Harbor's Youth Enhancement Services
Harbor’s Youth Enhancement Services (YES)

Harbor’s Youth Enhancement Services (YES) provides job training and employment services for young adults aged 14-24. Individuals can access assistance with school and education (tutoring, tuition assistance), job training to earn credentials in HVAC, CDL, STNA, medical assisting, welding, coding, and more. Career guidance and career exploration services to help with identifying careers. Y.E.S. assists with developing resumes, interview practice, instruction on completing applications, and help with obtaining a job. Many support services are available to help with transportation, housing, childcare, legal issues, and accessing healthcare services.

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PATH WAY
Pathway

Dedicated to helping families become self-sufficient, Pathway offers job search and retention support, access to utility assistance and appliances, emergency rental and mortgage assistance, educational services (GED, certification, etc.) and financial literacy education through their Financial Opportunity Center. Pathway also provides services for families to tackle the challenges of father and motherhood and services for seniors/the permanently disabled to become independent in their own home.

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NeighborWorks Toledo Region
NeighborWorks Toledo Region

NeighborWorks Toledo Region is a nonprofit that restores and revitalizes neighborhoods to create stronger communities. They’re committed to building and managing affordable housing, providing housing counseling services, and educating residents on homebuying and credit building.

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Connect with training providers in your area

Gain new skills for a stable, in-demand career. Funding options are available to make your training experience affordable. Connect with a coach to discuss your options or register for a training program when you are ready to get started.

Healthcare

Nursing, Medical Administration, Patient Care, Phlebotomy

Touching Hearts, Changing Lives

Touching Hearts, Changing Lives offers a basic-level medical course for people interested in providing exceptional care to those needing personal care assistance. The Nurse Aide training program is a 76-hour course that offers skills training and practical knowledge in the care of seniors and others, primarily in long-term care settings. Also offered are Health and Safety Institute CPR and First Aid training. 

ProMedica 

The ProMedica Medical Assistant Orientation Program is a 6-week paid program designed to build upon existing skills with a blend of classroom and hands-on clinical training. Upon successful completion of the program, trainees will be eligible to interview for various MA positions within ProMedica.

Ternion Training and Education Center

The Ternion Training and Education Center (TTEC) is dedicated to training and educating individuals to become more efficient with current technologies, improving their value within the workplace. With the goal of breaking generational cycles of poverty and homelessness, students can complete meaningful training without excessive debt. Programs include Fiber Optics Technician, Medical Assistant, Phlebotomy, Computerized Accounting Specialist, Computerized Office Administration and Network and Computer Systems Administrator.

Penta Career Center

While your goals can range from career development through the acquisition of new skills and knowledge to personal enrichment aimed at a hobby or fulfilling a passion, continual education is essential to all aspects of life. Penta Career Center provides the tools necessary for these pursuits – and to proclaim yourself a life-long learner! Programs include Welding Boot Camps, CNC Programming, Phlebotomy, and more.

Owens Community College

Owens Community College offers more than 70 academic programs and certificates as well as transfer options for students of all ages, including opportunities for students in high school. Dedicated faculty bring industry-based knowledge, information and ideas into the classroom to teach students about how their studies will translate into their chosen careers. Programs include nurse assistant training (STNA) and EMT. With small class sizes, students receive the personal attention needed to succeed. Your Success Starts Here.

Mercy College of Ohio

Mercy College of Ohio prepares students to lead and to serve in the healthcare industry and in the global community. By offering healthcare certificate programs Mercy College gives students faster access to the workforce. Certificate programs are a flexible, fast way to stay competitive in the industry. Programs include phlebotomy, emergency medical technician (EMT), polysomnographic technology, and paramedic.

Manufacturing

CNC Machining, Welding

Owens Community College 

Owens Community College offers more than 70 academic programs and certificates as well as transfer options for students of all ages, including opportunities for students in high school. Dedicated faculty bring industry-based knowledge, information and ideas into the classroom to teach students about how their studies will translate into their chosen careers. With small class sizes, students receive the personal attention needed to succeed. Your Success Starts Here.

Northwest State Community College

Northwest State Community College provides individuals with custom training and consultative solutions. Through hands-on learning about the latest tools, techniques and best practices you can increase your employability and gain a competitive advantage over other job seekers. Programs offered include advanced manufacturing, computer application and programming, safety and leadership and industrial automation and maintenance.

Penta Career Center

While your goals can range from career development through the acquisition of new skills and knowledge to personal enrichment aimed at a hobby or fulfilling a passion, continual education is essential to all aspects of life. Penta Career Center provides the tools necessary for these pursuits – and to proclaim yourself a life-long learner! Programs include Welding Boot Camps, CNC Programming, Phlebotomy, and more.

Information Technology

Software Development, Web Development and User Experience Design

Northwest State Community College

Northwest State Community College provides individuals with custom training and consultative solutions. Through hands-on learning about the latest tools, techniques and best practices you can increase your employability and gain a competitive advantage over other job seekers. Programs offered include advanced manufacturing, computer application and programming, safety and leadership and industrial automation and maintenance.

Ternion Training and Education Center

The Ternion Training and Education Center (TTEC) is dedicated to training and educating individuals to become more efficient with current technologies, improving their value within the workplace. With the goal of breaking generational cycles of poverty and homelessness, students can complete meaningful training without excessive debt. Programs include Fiber Optics Technician, Medical Assistant, Phlebotomy, Computerized Accounting Specialist, Computerized Office Administration and Network and Computer Systems Administrator.

With the help of the Income Share Agreement (ISA) offered through Ohio To Work, job seekers in need of financial support can enroll in and complete high-quality training programs. Learn more about the ISA and find out if you’re eligible for this unique funding option.

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Explore Local Opportunities

Check out upcoming hiring events and job openings with local employers. Connect with a coach to explore which industry and type of job may be best for you.

UPCOMING Events

Ohio To Work partners can help you find the right job – whether that’s through direct connections to leading local employers with immediate hiring needs or getting you registered for an upcoming career fair. You can find other events happening in your area at OhioMeansJobs.com.  

Third Wednesday

October 19, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

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Join us for Third Wednesdays where OhioMeansJobs will have professionals available to help give you the second chance to learn more about a successful transition into your community. There will be a computer lab with internet access, along with people to help you prepare your resume and cover letter, apply for benefits, complete Core Assessment tests, and more. These resources are free. Come visit us from 1:30-4:30 pm on October 19 at 3737 W. Sylvania Ave. in Toledo.

Available Jobs

The following employers in the Toledo area are committed to providing jobs to candidates through Ohio To Work. View and apply to open positions by clicking each company’s logo.

DISCOVER YOUR SKILLS

Through Ohio To Work partners, you have exclusive access to tools that can help you learn more about yourself and discover career paths that fit you best. Connect with a coach for information on assessments and other personalized assistance in your career journey.

YOUSCIENCE

YouScience is an online assessment tool that identifies your strengths and weaknesses by analyzing your aptitudes and interests. Designed to uncover your natural talents, match you with career opportunities and industries, and provide personalized feedback, YouScience can give you the competitive advantage you need to secure your next job. Connect with an Ohio To Work coach to learn more and connect with committed employers!

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Toledo Regional Sponsors

Our sponsors are proud to provide this collection of career resources to job seekers in the Toldeo area.