Portage Development Board believes in the strength of Portage County and in promoting the great employment opportunities our communities have to offer. The Portage Is Hiring campaign was started to attract applicants to job positions available at local companies and institutions. Portage Development Board is a non-profit who provides assistance to industrial realtors, builders, local industries and local communities in an effort to maintain and improve the economic base in Portage County.


Are you an employer in Portage County? Post a job for free on our site and help our county build a talented workforce by finding skilled candidates for your open positions. Portage IS Hiring will help get your job in front of more qualified applicants and help you successfully fill your job openings.

Job Seekers

For individuals seeking employment in Portage County - find jobs and apply today! Portage county is an economically vibrant region that has been experiencing strong and carefully planned growth, creating plenty of new jobs at all levels.

Portage County is a great place to work - and live. Our county’s communities are safe and affordable places to live, with some of Ohio’s highest-performing school districts, top colleges and universities, and beautiful parks and open spaces where children can grow. There’s a solid focus on families here, so it comes as no surprise that many parents choose Portage County as the place where they want to raise the next generation.

Get more enjoyment from life in Portage County. If you enjoy hours in the beautiful outdoors, you'll find plenty to keep you busy, from boating and fishing to golf courses that have challenged the pros. We’re also close to all the excitement of northern Ohio’s cities, putting you just a short drive from Cleveland’s lively entertainment district, Akron’s shopping and dining, and world-famous Cedar Point’s lakefront excitement.

Looking for the opportunity to live and work the way you want? Look no further than Portage County, Ohio -- but be sure to look today, because your dream job may be waiting!