Public Library Of Youngstown & Mahoning County: How To Learn A Job Description


When applying, a well-written job description will attract someone to a specific position. The job description should paint a picture of the location and can inform the reader about the work environment, company culture, required skills, responsibilities and qualities that they expect in a candidate.

Below are some valuable links that provide in-depth information on how to decode a job description.

Another good source to find information on job descriptions is LinkedIn learningUse the keyword “job descriptions”.

Judy Jones

Judy is a certified career facilitator. She has worked with many clients over the past four years helping them write effective résumés and cover letters. She has walked individuals through the online application process and helped them register for Ohio Means Jobs. If you need help or want to send her your resume for review, please email her at [email protected]. If you’d like to call her to make an appointment, please call 330-744-8636. Judy is also an avid Anglophile! She enjoys reading British history, fiction and non-fiction, enjoys watching television shows and films on British history, and is often looking for the historical accuracy of such shows.

This press release was prepared by the Youngstown & Mahoning County Public Library. The views expressed here are the author’s own.