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CLEVELAND (WJW) – If you’re looking for a career change or a way to make extra cash, there are opportunities around Northeast Ohio.

We’ve put together a list of places with openings.

Cleveland Metroparks

Cleveland Metroparks is hiring for a wide variety of seasonal positions in preparation for the 2023 spring and summer seasons. 

Its seasonal job fair is Saturday, March 11.

Cleveland Metroparks has career opportunities across its 18 park reservations, golf courses, dining, retail, marinas and zoo.
Seasonal positions are available for ages 16 and up and most positions offer a 40-hour workweek with employment dates ranging from spring through mid-October.

Common Ground

Common Ground in Oberlin is looking for summer camp counselors, zipline tour guides and program facilitators.

More on the jobs and how to apply here.


Meijer is looking for 700 people to work at its new supercenters in Warren and Wooster.

While the new stores are under construction, the hiring is underway.

They’re looking for full and part-time workers such as clerks, cake decorators, customer service, cashiers, receiving and meat cutters.

Pay is based on experience and specific skills.

They offer weekly pay, flexible schedules and paid parental leave.

Potential candidates should begin the hiring process by applying online at

Candidates can the click “Search New Store Open Jobs” button, enter “Warren” or “Wooster” in the location search field, and click “search.” Hourly candidates can apply by clicking on the positions listed.

Meijer will screen applicants within the next several weeks.

The retailer expects the new 159,000-square-foot Meijer supercenters to open later this year at 2100 Niles Cortland Rd., SE, Warren and 4845 Burbank Road, Wooster.

Ohio State Highway Patrol

Ohio State Highway Patrol will hold a hiring event on Tuesday, March 14 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 12611 Ravenwood Dr. in Chardon at the Geauga County Office Building on the second floor.

OSHP is hiring troopers, dispatchers, cadets and interns at multiple Northeast Ohio locations.

Pay ranges from $15 to $23 an hour based on positions, some of which have hiring bonuses.

For more information about attending this hiring event, call the OhioMeansJobs Geauga Career Center at 440-285-1116.


The USPS Administrative Building, 2200 Orange Ave, Cleveland, OH 44101, will hold job application workshops every Thursday in March from 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm. Available openings are for city carrier assistants and starting salary is $19.33 per hour.  

USPS personnel will be on-site to provide detailed information about the positions and answer questions. Applications are accepted online only at

Applicants must be available to work weekends and holidays and have an acceptable driving record.

Home Depot

The Home Depot is hiring 200 full-time and part-time positions at stores throughout Cleveland to help with their busy spring season.

Positions being offered are in different departments including customer service, sales, store support, freight and merchandising.

To apply online, click here. Home Depot said applicants could receive and offer within just one day of applying.

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