Why Work in Ohio?

Of all the places you could build a career, you’ll find Ohio is second to none. Discover Fortune 500s and startups with opportunities you can really own. Finding your Ohio starts here.

Why Ohio? See for yourself.

Ohio fast facts
Sectors & companies

Think you know Ohio?
Think again.

Ohio’s economy is bursting with career opportunity. We’re leading the way in technology, engineering and medical research—so much so that our efforts are getting national recognition. See for yourself how Ohio companies are doing it first and doing it better.

Top 10 Rising Startup Cities


#5 in the Nation
in number of Fortune 500 and 1000 companies
Third Place
Best State Business Climate


USDOT Smart City Challenge (Columbus)


for Quality of Life By Forbes


best state for opportunity

Top 10 for Tech Markets

Cincinnati, Cleveland & Columbus

#1 in the Midwest

for Pharmaceutical Trials


largest economy globally

Ohio Sectors

Ohio’s spirit of innovation drives thriving industries and local job markets ripe with opportunity. Let us help you connect with employers that are looking for people like you.

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Technology Jobs

Software engineers, technical solutions architects, analysts, and developers, look no further. Bleeding-edge tech jobs are filling up fast at thought-leading Ohio-based companies.

Engineering Jobs

Calling all chemical, electrical, industrial, manufacturing, and mechanical engineers – Ohio companies are looking for top talent to push the limits of innovation. Help us build the future.

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Pharmaceutical & Bioscience Jobs

Ohio has captured worldwide attention for the innovative treatments developed here. We’re looking for clinical researchers, scientists, and quality control and compliance professionals to help us drive the next big breakthrough.

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Skilled Trade Jobs

Skilled tradespeople find the best opportunities in Ohio. From small shops to global manufacturers, our skilled trade community just keeps expanding. Get in on that growth with machinist, maintenance, tool & die and metalworking positions–and more.

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Other Ohio Opportunities

Don’t see the kinds of jobs you’re looking for? Don’t worry—Ohio has more where that came from. Send us your resume and we’ll find an amazing opportunity that’s right for you.