Candidates for most positions within Marion County Children Services Board are required to have earned a four year degree in Social Work, Psychology, Sociology or a related field. Most positions require a State of Ohio Driver’s License with an acceptable driving record.

Benefits – Current Openings – Download Application

You may submit applications and/or resumes to the agency at any time. Applications/resumes will be held active for thirty (30) days. After the initial thirty (30) days, the application/resume will be held inactive for one year. If a posting occurs within one year after you have submitted your application/resume and you would like to move your application/resume to the active file, please call, email or write to the Business Manager and they will reactivate your application/resume. In the case of a position opening, we first review the active application/resumes, if a qualified applicant is not found then a job posting will occur.

Candidates for hire go through a thorough background, reference and educational check.

Marion County Children Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis or race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, handicap or age.


Marion County Children Services employees enjoy the following benefits:

  • Major Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Marion Community Credit Union
  • Paid Mileage
  • County and State Deferred Compensation Program Sick Leave
  • Personal Days
  • Vacation
  • Holidays
  • Public Employees Retirement System
  • Tuition Loan Program
We also offer the following supplemental benefits:

  • Personal Cancer Protector Plan
  • Personal Short-Term Disability
  • Personal Accident Expense
  • Hospital Intensive Care Program

Current Openings

Marion County Children Services Board, an agency that functions to protect abused, neglected and dependent children, has the following positions available.

Marion County Children Services Board, an agency that functions to protect abused, neglected and dependent children, has the following position available.

Caseworker needed to provide investigation/intake, case management, case planning and direct intervention services to a caseload of families and children in need of protective services intervention for child abuse, child neglect and dependency. On-Call rotation required. Seeking Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field. Salary commensurate with experience.
Any interested party may call, fax, email, or mail a resume to: Dan Downes, Marion County Children Services Board, 1680 Marion-Waldo Road, Marion, Ohio 43302; Dan.Downes@jfs.ohio.gov Phone (740) 386-0421 FAX (740) 389-3499 (information may be downloaded from our web site at www.marionkids.com). EEOC

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS MUST APPLY NO LATER THAN: Friday, October 4, 2019 @ 4:30 p.m.

Download Application

To apply for employment with Marion County Children Services, download a copy of the civil service application and send a completed form to the address below.Download Application

Ohio Civil Service Application