Job Center Services

The Job Center of Lake County is located at 1 N. Genesee St. Waukegan and is open Monday through Friday by appointment.  Set up a time to visit the Job Center by calling 847.377.3450.  See our calendar for virtual workshops and other events hosted throughout Lake County!

Unemployment Insurance    You can file for unemployment insurance online and view a list of frequently asked questions at  For questions related to unemployment insurance, call 800.244.5631

Military Veterans Priority of Service  Are you a member of the United States military or a qualified spouse?  Let us know when you contact us!  Veterans receive priority of service at the Job Center of Lake County.  

Grant Disclaimer This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration.  The product was created by the recipient and does not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Labor.  See full grant disclaimer here.

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