Workforce Development Event Listing


MAY
30
Tuesday

Industry Orientation


Career Scholarships are available to Will County residents who meet eligibility guidelines and are interested in training for occupations that are in demand in Will County. The first step to apply for a Career Scholarship is to register at www.jobs4people.org to attend an Industry Orientation. Four different sessions are available based on the industry/occupation you are interested in pursuing. Choose the Industry Orientation that fits your desired career choice. (registration can also be taken over the phone by calling 815.727.4444)

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


MAY
30
Tuesday

Career Cafe


A weekly networking event designed to connect people who are looking for work. Share job leads, learn job search techniques and hear from guest speakers who share their hiring expertise. (register by emailing Mary at mgajcak@willcountyillinois.com)

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


MAY
30
Tuesday

Illinois JobLink


This IJL Workshop will cover how to complete your registration on Illinois JobLink by creating/uploading a résumé and tips on how to get the most views from employers. We will discuss how to search for jobs on Illinois JobLink and how to complete your work search record.

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


MAY
30
Tuesday

Math Review


A review of basic math skills, which include: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, percent and integers.

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


MAY
30
Tuesday

Interview Skills Part 2


An intake appointment is required to attend this workshop.

Learn what employers look for during an interview, job interview basics, types of interviews, interview questions, how to develop answers to behavioral interview questions, and what questions you should ask employers.

HOST: DuPage County

VENUE: workNet DuPage Career Center

LOCATION: 2525 Cabot Drive, Lisle, IL 60532

PHONE: 630-955-2030

WEBSITE: www.worknetdupage.org


MAY
31
Wednesday

Industry Orientation


Career Scholarships are available to Will County residents who meet eligibility guidelines and are interested in training for occupations that are in demand in Will County. The first step to apply for a Career Scholarship is to register at www.jobs4people.org to attend an Industry Orientation. Four different sessions are available based on the industry/occupation you are interested in pursuing. Choose the Industry Orientation that fits your desired career choice. (registration can also be taken over the phone by calling 815.727.4444)

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


MAY
31
Wednesday

Networking


Learn the process of how relationships and contacts can assist you with your job search. Includes how to use social media to network effectively.

HOST: Will County

VENUE: Workforce Center Of Will County

LOCATION: 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435

PHONE: 815-727-4444

WEBSITE: www.will.works


MAY
31
Wednesday

Orientation To The Community Career Center


Learn about the services and resources available at the Community Career Center. Prioritize the steps of your search after learning about each type of the one-on-one sessions offered with membership. Membership is nominal for a one-year period. No need to RSVP.

HOST: Community Career Center

VENUE: Community Career Center

LOCATION: 1815 W. Diehl Rd., Naperville, IL 60563

PHONE: 630-961-5665

WEBSITE: www.communitycareercenter.org


Full Event Calendar


 - Community Career Center
 - Will County
 - DuPage County
 - Naper Launch