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Local Jobs

This page is dedicated to listing job postings from local businesses and organizations. If you know of a local job posting that’s not listed here, or if you’re a small business owner looking for a little extra help finding applicants, feel free to email sonia@thedevilstrip.com and let us know!


The Akron-Summit County Public Library has several open positions: Human Resources Director ($35.81 per hour) multiple Public Service Assistants ($14.21 per hour), and Security Officer ($12.69 per hour). Learn more about these positions and how to apply here.

Ayden Healthcare is looking to hire LPNs, RNs, and STNAs. Lear more and apply here.

Akron Children’s Hospital is currently searching for Medical Assistants. Medical Assistants are extremely important and work in almost all departments at our hospital campuses, urgent care locations and in the public schools in our communities. MAs must be graduates of an accredited high school (or equivalent) and have, or be able to obtain, a Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. To Apply, visit here, & type keyword “medical assistant.”

Blue Door Café and Bakery is searching for both a cook and a pastry chef. Starting salary for both positions is between $13 and $15 per hour. Learn more about these positions and apply here.

Bob’s Hamburg is hiring cooks and servers at all locations. Hours are variable, and the pay ranges from $11 to $14 per hour. Apply in person at 1351 E. Avenue, Akron, OH 44307, and ask for John or Tony.

The Boys & Girls Club of Northeast Ohio is hiring part-time Youth Development Professionals in Cuyahoga, Summit, Lorain, Erie, and Stark counties. They offer flexible hours during weekdays between 8 am. and 5 pm. Applicants must be able to pass a background check and a drug test. Apply for this position here.

Campus Wine Cellar in Kent is looking to hire a sales clerk. Applicants must be at least 19 years old. Expected pay is between $8 and $11 per hour. Learn more about this position and apply here.

The Chapel has several open positions, from Facilities Director to Video Intern and several others. Learn more about the positions here.

The City of Akron has open positions featuring a variety of job types, skill levels, backgrounds, pay rates, and time commitments. Find them all here.

Community Legal Aid Services, Inc. is looking to hire a paralegal. This person will be clients’ first point of contact with Legal Aid. They will interview applicants to determine eligibility. HelpLine Paralegals work in a high-volume call center environment, frequently speaking with clients in distress. Learn more about this position and apply here.

Countryside Food and Farms is searching for both a Farmers’ Market Manager ($17-$20 per hour plus benefits) and a Food Access Associate ($12 per hour). Learn more about these positions and how to apply here.

Don Drumm Studios is now hiring a part-time Bookkeeping Assistant, with the possibility of becoming full time. Duties involve performing routine clerical, accounting and administrative work in accounts payable, accounts receivable, and administration. Learn more about this position and how to apply here.

Epcon Lane is looking for a Pest Control Technician. Epcon Lane is a family-owned/-operated company that’s been in business for over 75 years. Some benefits include a company vehicle, a 401K, paid floating holidays and vacation days, team member activities, and more. Starting pay ranges from $13 to $16 per hour. Learn more about this position and apply here.

Honeymoon Grille in the Portage Lakes is searching for skilled line cooks who can handle the grill, sauté, fry, and expo on any given day or night. Fill out an application online here.

The International Institute of Akron is looking for interpreters skilled in Spanish, Dari, Farsi, Pashto, French, Urdu, Hindi, Kinyarwanda, or Swahili. They are also accepting applications on a rolling basis for a full-time Housing Specialist. Learn more about these positions here.

Hoppin’ Frog Tasting Room is hiring servers and bartenders. Learn more and apply here.

iRiE Jamaican Kitchen is searching for kitchen staff and offers wages between $11 and $15 per hour. Learn more and apply here.

KentRidge Senior Living is hiring LPNs, Care Partners, Director of Wellness, Servers, and cook positions. They’re hiring all shifts with some sign-on bonuses, and they offer a full range of benefits including tuition reimbursement. Apply here or stop by for an in-person application.

The Lockview is hiring all positions. Learn more and apply here.

Mercedes Neighborhood Tavern, located at 1947 W. Market St., is searching for a part-time bartender. For more information, email lunaontheroad@sbcglobal.net, or call 330-703-8457.

PlasDECK in Copley is looking to hire 2-3 Production Finishers. Applicants should be capable of working with hand tools, and have careful attention to detail, consistency and quality. This position starts at $13 per hour and increases after 90 days. Learn more about this position and apply here.

Plexus is looking to hire a Program Manager. Plexus is the only LGBTQ business and professional organization in the region. This is a full-time position with an hourly salary listed at $17 per hour. Some health benefits are also available. Learn more about the position here.

The Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board has several open positions. Find more information and apply here.

The Square Scullery is hiring full-time and part-time team members. Wages start at $8 per hour plus tips. If interested, email your resume to hello@squarescullery.com.

Tree City Coffee & Pastry in Kent is hiring. Apply here.

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Akron is looking to hire a full-time church administrator. Applicants should expect to work 35-40 hours per week, from Tuesday to Friday and on Sunday. The salary range for this position is $26,000-$30,000, plus benefits. Learn more about this position and apply here.

The Well Community Development Corporation is hiring a full-time Workforce Development Coordinator, a part-time Compass Coordinator, and a part-time Seasonal Lawn Care person. Learn more about the positions and how to apply here.