Our mission is to serve the community by delivering workforce development resources and highlighting all of the opportunities Lake County, Ohio has to offer. Opportunity Lake County is a collaboration of community leaders dedicated to serving the current and future workforce through education, training, and career advancement.

Transformation Training Center Opens in Mentor, Ohio

Miro's Story

Lake County Successes

Miro’s Story

“I really appreciate what (OMJ) Lake County did for me in giving me this opportunity.”

Customer Service

Lake County Successes

Carlos’s Story

Carlos’ assistance goes beyond just the job skills, “my counselor was able to turn me on to another great resource, the free clinic”.

Best Place to Live in Northeast Ohio?

We believe it’s Lake County!

Great Schools

Learning today, leading tomorrow.

Affordable Housing

Suburban, small town and rural living options.


Living Here

Affordable coastline living on our great Lake.

Affordable Coastal Living


Lake County’s ideal location endows it with a high quality of life. The county boasts 31 miles of coast line and an abundance of tourist attractions..


Machinist Hiring Event! OPEN INTERVIEWS (Walk-ins Welcome) All Levels of Experience Welcome!


Meet a Career Development Specialist!


Lake County Commissioners Approve use of ARPA Funds


Lakeland Community College Receives Grant


Scholarship Opportunities


Lakeland Community College welding student John Ricci advances to WorldSkills Welding Finals


Stakes Manufacturing, CEVEC form partnership boosting inclusion in the workplace


Painesville passes legislation to allow new Lake Erie College dorms in former Chase Bank building


Lake County Ohio Port Authority announces name change to Lake Development Authority


Our Partners

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Employer Spotlight

OhioMeansJobs Lake County was onsite with the Lake County Sheriff’s Office to highlight our June 2022 Employer Spotlight.

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for multiple positions including Deputy Sheriff, Corrections Officer, Public Safety Dispatcher, and Correctional Nurse.

For more information, please contact (440) 350-4000 (option 3) or email [email protected] @jfs.ohio.gov