in Suburban Cook County
Residents of Suburban Cook County can visit E&ES locations throughout the County to access workforce development services. We can help you enhance your marketable skills and get linked to quality jobs. Let our team of experts guide you as you navigate the job market. Call one of our locations to register for an orientation.
One-on-one coaching will help you define your career goals and chart your path to achieving those goals. E&ES Career Coaches offer assistance that will help you understand the current labor market, develop a professional resume and impactful cover letters, get matched with current job openings, and prepare for interviews.
Job Readiness Training
Our job readiness training (JRT) workshops will help you get ready for the workplace and gain a better understanding of qualities employers are looking for in new hires. Our workshops are interactive and are a benefit to those who have a long career history as well as those just starting out.
Vouchers to Fund Occupational Training
If you would like to enhance your skills through classroom training, E&ES can provide up to $8,000 to fund training in high growth industries like health care, manufacturing, information technology, and transportation, distribution and logistics. Eligibility criteria apply, so contact on of our Workforce Centers today to learn more.
Are you more of a hands-on learner? OJT enables you to learn new skills while earning a paycheck and opportunities are available in a wide range of industries and occupations, including healthcare, manufacturing, and hospitality.
Young Adult Career Services
We offer specialized services for young adults, ages 18-24 years old, designed to meet the unique needs of younger job seekers. Young adults can build their experience through paid work experience and other work-based learning opportunities. We also offer vouchers to fund occupational training along with career coaching and job placement services.
All E&ES locations are accessible. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
Access to Computers, Internet, Phones, and Fax
We make all of the essentials you need to conduct a thorough job search in today’s technology age available through our Resource Rooms. Our Resource Rooms are open Monday – Friday and provide a space to focus on your job search and job applications.
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