Ohio Unemployment Job Search Requirements
When you are receiving unemployment, you must be obtainable for work and keenly seeking employment. Laid-offs may be needed to report on their job search to Ohio unemployment department or may be required to keep a job search logo to present to the unemployment office upon request.
In order to continue obtaining Ohio unemployment benefits you have to meet ongoing job search requirements until you find a new job.
- You must be actively be looking for a job.
- You must make no less than 2 job contacts per week. Job contacts include sending resumes and filling out job applications.
- You must keep a proof of all of your job search activities, including a record of all job contacts.
- You must not be disabled. In case you are disabled there are different programs available to assist you and your unemployment counsellor or local unemployment office can guide you to those resources.
You must fulfill these job search requirements each week, and provide a weekly certification to the unemployment office that you are fulfilling all of the requirements.