Muskingum County Children Services – Zanesville, Ohio



Muskingum County Adult and Child Protective Services looks for qualified applicants who demonstrate a passion for protecting children and strengthening families.  If you would like to be part of our team, then check this page frequently for job opportunities.

The most common positions that come available are:

Child Care Worker-Requires a Driver's License; High School Diploma; Associate's Degree in a related field preferred; Professional experience with teenagers preferred.

Caseworker-Requires a Bachelor's Degree in a related field and a Driver's License.

Background & driving record checks, and drug screens are performed on all employees upon hire.

Available Positions:      

The Downtown Office is seeking a caseworker in the Intervention Unit.  An Intervention caseworker's focus is ongoing services to strengthen families.

 Muskingum County Adult and Child Protective Services has an immediate opening for a casedworker to be located in the Intervention Unit.  The appropriate and highly desired candidate shall demonstrate a high degree of mission adherence.  The candidate shall provide intervention services to families, prepare and file complaints, motions and other court material, testify in court hearings, complete all written contacts, dictations, SAR's, case plans, and other materials, collaborate with and act as a liaison with the court, mental health, medical professionals, local authorities, etc. 

The desired candidate must be willing to perform after-hours duty, related adult and child welfare activities and other duties as assigned.  Requirements:  Must have a Bachelor's Degree in a related field, and a valid driver's license.


Send resume to:

Candy Emmert -                                                             Muskingum County Adult and Child Protective Svc.  PO BOX 157                                                                    Zanesville, OH  43702-0157


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205 North 7th Street • Zanesville, Ohio 43701
Phone: (740) 455-6710

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