Due to the COVID-19 outbreak the Workforce Center of Will County is closed to the public until April 7, 2020.  Updated information will be posted on our websites www.jobs4people.org and www.will.works

Customers can also call 815.774.6354 for updated information; this number will also accept messages for Workforce Center Staff, and your call will be returned within one business day.  Center staff can also be reached via their regular phone numbers.

We are happy to make services available via technology to assist you with your ongoing job search – this includes phone calls to do resume reviews and career plans, Skype/FaceTime calls if you’d like to speak with staff face to face, and access to a variety of workshops that are archived on our Facebook page at “Workforce Center of Will County” – Please call the number above and leave a message to let us know how we can continue to assist you virtually and we will make every effort to accommodate your request.

Click HERE for Job Search/Community Resources

 At the Workforce Center of Will County (WCWC), job seekers have access to a variety of services to help with everything needed to conduct an effective job search.

Resource Room

The WCWC Resource Room offers a variety of services for job seekers throughout Will county including:
• Computers with resume development software
• Internet access for job searches and career information
• Open computer lab to gain knowledge of basic computer skills
• Access to job search websites
• Copier and fax machine for job search activities
• Assistance from a Certified Professional Resume Writer to create/revise a resume
• Assistance with cover letters and employment applications
• Keyboarding software to brush up on your keyboarding skills
• Staff to assist you

Job Boards

IllinoisJoblink.com is a service of the Illinois Department of Employment Security, and provides access to search a variety of jobs across the state. Customize your search to find employment to fit your skills.

Jobs4people.org lists jobs in the Will County area. Upload your resume to apply for local positions.

 

Workshops

WCWC holds monthly workshops for job seekers to learn about writing a resume, networking, becoming re-employed, and using IllinoisJobLink. Click here for a link to the monthly calendar.

 

Job Fairs

WCWC hosts job fairs for job seekers to apply for open positions. Click HERE to view the schedule.

Romeoville Job Fair - 4/2/20 (EVENT POSTPONED)

Career Plan

Looking for a job but don’t know where to start? Thinking about going to school but unsure about what career to pursue? Meet with a Certified Professional Career Coach or Global Career Development Facilitator to develop a career plan. Email careerservices@jobs4people.org or call 815.727.4444 and press 0 to schedule your appointment.

Resume Review

A good resume is your ticket to a job interview. Have a Certified Professional Resume Writer review your resume. Email careerservices@jobs4people.org or call 815.727.4444 and press 0 to schedule your appointment.

Veterans Assistance

Staff from Illinois Department of Employment Security can provide veterans with employment assistance and information about various resources and benefits for veterans.

For more information please contact:

Veteran Career Coach
815.723.3896

Where the Jobs Are

The Workforce Investment Board of Will County analyzes job postings pulled from internet job

boards to develop an understanding of current job demand and employer needs. The jobs

summarized in this report will give job seekers an idea of what jobs are available in Will County.


CLICK HERE for “the current Where the Are Jobs” report