Monroe County Job and Family Services

Workforce

Monroe County offers the strength of a very available workforce.
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WORKFORCE OFFERS
FREE SERVICES TO YOU
• Program Information
• Electronic Registration
• Job Openings
• Area Newspapers
• Labor Market Trends
• College Information
• Resume Software
• Computer Access/Internet
• Job Search Tips & Information
• Guidance Filling Unemployment
• Telephone Access
• Email Account
• Copier/Fax & Paper Supplies
• Tools to Discover Skills/Abilities
• Info./Videos Describing Careers

MAJOR AREA EMPLOYERS
• Oil and Gas Industry
• Safe Auto
• Trucking
• Riesbeck's
• Woodsfield
• Public Service
• Switzerland of Ohio Local Schools
• Government Services

PRODUCT
• Coal Mine Industry
• Coal
• Oil and Gas
• Automotive Insurance
• Transportation Services
• Trade
• Nursing & Rehab
• State

LABOR FORCE FACTS:
• Labor Force: 5,000
• # Employed Workers: 4,500
• Unemployment Workers: 500
• Unemployment Rate: 10.1%

TYPES OF WORKFORCE
• 79% Private Wage or Salary
• 15% Government
• 6% Self - Employed, non Inc.