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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Summer Youth Employment Program 2017

Applications for the Summer Youth Employment Program 2017 were accepted in February.  Applicants were randomly selected by a computer program.  Selected applicants will be contacted for an intake.  Work opportunities for partici...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Tips for youth seeking summer jobs

The sooner you begin looking for a summer job, the better! Read our tip sheet before you launch your job search.

Tips for youth regarding landing a job
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Attention employers; become a work site for a young person this summer

Invest in the future by becoming a work site for 6 weeks this summer for a young person.

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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Success Newsletter now available!

Learn how job seekers, trainees and businesses made the employment connection with the help of Lake County Workforce Development and Job Center partners!

Success v.6 ed. 2 (PDF)
Posted on: January 29, 2016

High Priority Occupation List

Individual training grants issued to qualified job seekers through the Lake County Workforce Development Dept. must be a program that leads to a high priority occupation.

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Posted on: March 1, 2016

Information about unemployment insurance

The Illinois Department of Employment Security handles unemployment claims electronically. Visit the IDES website at or call 800-244-5631 with unemployment questions. Job seekers can access employment and training services at the Lak...

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