Apply at one of these felon-friendly companies in Cincinnati today!
Felon-Friendly jobs in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky and more.
Local companies that hire felons.
Hamilton County Re-entry office.
Helpful resume and interview tips.
It is tough to find a job in this economy, period. For persons with a criminal record, a job can seem unattainable. Most companies like for the felony or offense to be three to seven years old. Some companies assess cases individually. The felon-friendly companies below deal with the hiring of felons, on a case by case basis. The information in this article is as current as of the publication date. Readers are encouraged to confirm the information prior to taking action.
Felon-friendly employers in Southwest Ohio including Cincinnati, West Side, Downtown and more that give men and women a second chance.
4440 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45229
344 Ludlow Avenue, Cincinnati OH 45220
11260 Chester Road, Cincinnati, OH 45246
5191 Natorp Boulevard #400, Mason, OH 45040
Chipotle Bar & Grill
4402 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45212
6800 Cintas Boulevard, #9151, Mason, OH 45040
City of Cincinnati
801 Plum Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
619 Central Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Embassy Suites Cincinnati
4554 Lake Forest Drive, Blue Ash, OH 45242
Just Right Construction & Lawn Care Service
3655 Michigan Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45208
1014 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
9880 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, OH 45215
8743 Union Centre Boulevard, West Chester Township, OH 45069
1907 South Street, Cincinnati, OH 45204
3819 Edwards Road, Cincinnati, OH 45209
Volunteers of America
700 W Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, OH 45203
95 E Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Felon-friendly employers in Cincinnati and throughout the United States that give these men and women.
Here are tips for job searching with a felony. Although the companies listed above are known to hire felons, it is not guaranteed that all job opportunities listed are applicable. Check out their website, do the research and follow the application process like normal. A great place to start is to make an appointment with the Hamilton County Re-entry Office. There, a specialist will help you with your resume, referral letters, and job placement opportunities.
Check out Jobs That Hire Felons, Jobs for Felons, and Jail to Job for felon-friendly lists of national companies that hire felons and lists of the industry’s most accepting of offenders. HowFelonsCanGetJobs.com is also a great blog to follow on the subject matter.
In some cases, it may be beneficial for offenders and felons to submit a letter of recommendation along with their resume. Successful Release gives tips on who a letter of recommendation can come from. Examples are religious leaders, prison staff, parole officers or former employers. The recommendation letter should highlight the best qualities of the applicant that relate to the job they are applying for, and how that person will be a good employee.
Once you have secured an interview with a company, it is a good idea to research the company, what they do, and what matters to them. It is also important to dress appropriately and per the dress code of the company for the interview.
If there are any felon-friendly companies in the Queen City that were not mentioned but would like to be named on our list, please contact The Voice of Black Cincinnati.
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Marissa Staples, Writer
The Voice of Black Cincinnati