Employment Specialist | Non-Profit

Columbus, OH, USA Req #2871
Thursday, April 13, 2023

Goodwill's Mission:  Transforming the lives of the individuals with disabilities and other barriers through pathways to independence and the power of work.

About Us:

Goodwill Columbus is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, serving the Central Ohio community since 1939. With over 1000 employees, Goodwill Columbus is proud to be one of the region’s largest job providers employing individuals with diverse backgrounds and unlimited potential.

Goodwill Columbus is a proud member of Goodwill Industries International, a network of over 150 community- based organizations throughout the US and Canada that sell donated goods to create job opportunities and training in local communities.

About our Employment Specialist Role:

We’re looking for engaging and customer focused employees to join our workforce development team, to assist our program participants with job coaching and job placement services. We are committed to transforming the lives of 100,000 people by 2030, but we need amazing and caring employees to make that happen. If that sounds like you, please apply!

Top benefits or perks:

As a full-time team member at Goodwill Columbus, you’ll enjoy:

  • Full benefits
  • Paid vacation days
  • Fulfilling and engaging work environment
  • Career advancement opportunities


Our employment specialists are based at our several community job training centers. Below are the locations with openings:

Ohio Means Jobs Center: 1111 East Broad St

Brice Rd Job Training Center: 2675 Brice Rd

Front St Job Training Center: 605 S Front St

N High St Job Training Center: 5300 N High St, Clintonville Area

Contact/application information:

If you’re interested, please apply via this job posting. We’re excited to review your application! 

At Goodwill, we'll help you reach your potential while you help others reach theirs. Want to enjoy coming to work? So do we!   
Our full-time benefits include:

  • Promotion and Growth Opportunities 
  • Company paid life and long-term disability insurance
  • Health, Dental and Vision insurance the 1st of the month after 30 days
  • Voluntary life, short-term disability, accident,  and critical illness
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Employee Discount at all Goodwill Columbus Stores

Goodwill Columbus is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

For more information, we invite you to visit our website at

  • Other details

    • Pay Type Hourly
    • Min Hiring Rate $20.00
    • Max Hiring Rate $24.03
    Location on Google Maps
    • Columbus, OH, USA