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Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities is a State of Ohio agency seeking qualified applicants interested

 in working with individuals with disabilities to achieve quality employment and independence.

Would you like to help people as a State of Ohio employee?


Now Hiring for

Program Administrator 1 - American Sign Language

Provides American Sign Language (ASL) &/or other forms of English signing interpreting services for individuals

(e.g. consumers, employers, staff, public) who are deaf or hard of hearing.


American Sign Language

Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor and Caseload Assistant!

As a VRC:

• Counsel individuals toward increased functioning and mutually agreeable vocational goals

• Interview individuals with disabilities to gather detailed information about their work history, medical situation, and more

• Interpret diagnostic information

• Counsel individuals and their families concerning strengths and limitations based on diagnostic information

• Determines eligibility for services

• Develops comprehensive individual written VR plans


As a CA:

• Schedule and conduct interviews with OOD clients to assess vocational needs

• Coordinate and conduct job placement activities with consumers; assist in preparation of job applications and job interviews

• Assist with benefits counseling & planning

• Conduct referral screening & maintain documentation

• Monitor treatment plans & monitor caseload for progression


OOD is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Apply online today through the State of Ohio career site at

Questions? Contact