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Gallia County Employee Application


Gallia County DJFS (OhioMeansJobs Gallia County) is searching for low income young adults ages 18-24 to participate in the 2020 TANF Summer Youth Employment Program.

Gallia County DJFS announces availability of TANF funding to support a TANF Summer Youth Program for 2020. With these funds the Gallia County DJFS will allow low income TANF eligible Gallia youth to gain valuable work experience while earning a paycheck to help meet basic needs. Summer employment programs offer the opportunity for youth to develop a work history and have a current reference from an employer. Youth will also receive soft skill training such as how to make a resume, interview tips, how to search for a job on

The persons that MAY qualify are:


Eligibility will also be determined by past performance and attendance in the Summer Youth Program and interview.
All applications must include:


For application and more please click following link. Application

Gallia County Job and Family Services Internal and External Posting
Account Clerk
 Bargaining Pay Range 2
Starting Hourly Rate: $12.00
Posting Date:  05/21/2020
Email all information to:
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Internal Applicants: 5/21/2020-6/2/2020 for Current Gallia County
 Department of Job and Family Services Internal Applicants:
Email notification of interest by 5:00 PM on June 2, 2020.
External Applicants: (if not filled internally, external applications will be accepted after 6/2/2020)
Submit completed application and resume along with letter of interest.  Must
receive all requested information by email, if not application and resume will not
be accepted. External Applicants must be registered on
Applications available online at and
Job posting will be for 60 days from date of posting or until filled, unless otherwise extended.

Two (2) Full-Time Case Worker Positions

Gallia County Children Services is presently accepting résumés in consideration for two full-time caseworker positions currently available at the agency.

One of the casework positions will be as a Child Protective Services worker, whose role would primarily be to investigate reports of abuse/neglect regarding children in Gallia County. 

The other casework position will be a Foster Care and Adoption worker.  This position will be primarily responsible for working with children in foster placements, recruiting and working with foster parents, arranging and supervising visitations, and working on adoption services as required. 

It is expected that the employees will have frequent interaction with the general public, clients and their families, law enforcement, State and local child support agencies, State agencies and departments, the judicial system, and other social service agencies and professionals.   

This posting is for a full-time, forty-hour week position and provides fringe benefits—including life, health, dental, & vision insurance, paid vacation, personal days, accrued sick leave, and retirement. The starting pay rate will be $16.30 an hour. 

Ideally, the successful applicant should have at least a Bachelor's Degree in Social Work or a Human/Social Services related field.  A LSW is preferred. 

If interested, please send your résumé and cover letter to GCCS Director Russ Moore at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail/drop off to Gallia Co. Children Services, 83 Shawnee Lane, Gallipolis, OH 45631.

Specific questions about the positions can be directed to Russ Moore by calling 740-446-7208.

The full position descriptions can be viewed at:

Protective Services Worker

Foster Care and Adoption Worker



Gallia County has received a National Emergency Grant for clean-up and debris removal of public lands, resulting from the heavy rains and flooding from spring 2018. This grant allows for the hiring of temporary workers for the purpose. Please do not call or stop in to ask about your applications status. You will receive a letter with the next step or if you are not eligible for the program. 

Please click the link below for the application and more information regarding the program.