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Legal Notice: Youth Workforce Development Services

Electronic proposals will be received no later than Friday, April 20, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. E.S.T, at: for: Youth Workforce Development Services. There will be a pre-bid

DJFS closed on Thursday, March 22, and Friday, March 23, 2018

On Thursday, March 22, and Friday, March 23, Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro’s Department of Job and Family Services (DJFS) at 1180 South Main Street, its offices in the

Legal Notice: Payroll and Incentive Issuance Services Youth Employment Programs

Electronic bids will be received no later than Monday, March 26, at 2:00 p.m. EST and are to be submitted at


The Summit County Department of Job and Family Services exists to serve the people of Summit County, Ohio, by providing social and career-development services to better the lives of the entire community.

The Summit County DJFS is funded at the county, state and federal level and is charged with executing various programs designed to help people with certain financial, medical and social services. These programs are in place to help ensure that everyone’s basic needs are met, including sufficient nourishment, shelter, medical care and critical social services ranging from childcare to career development.

Job training and skill building are critical DJFS missions intent on providing clients the education, life and workforce skills necessary to find quality jobs and transition to sustainable financial independence.

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Ilene Shapiro, County Executive

County Executive Ilene ShapiroCounty Executive Ilene Shapiro became the fifth Summit County Executive in August of 2016. As Executive, Ilene manages a budget of nearly a half billion dollars and nine departments including: Administrative Services, Communications,  . . .

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Agency Telephone Numbers

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844.640.OHIO (6446)

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866.351.8292 (toll-free)