Resources for Job Seekers
This portion of our website is currently being updated with more up-to-date and timely links and resources.
Workforce Information and Resource Exchange (WIRE)
The WIRE is a centralized source for workforce development research. Along with a growing collection of workforce development data, the WIRE includes a directory of direct service providers and a catalog of workforce development publications. To access these and other resources, visit the WIRE.
Where to Start Your Search
Knowing where to look and who can help can be the most challenging part of finding a new job. Helpful and important information for job seekers is out there. Here are some links to get you started.
Need help with your job search? Visit The Career Gateway Job Seekers Guide.
To find out what careers are best suited to your skills and interests, visit Career Coach.
For career information, visit Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES)‘s “Career Information” page.
To match your skills with jobs around the state, visit Illinois Skills Match, and click on “Job Seeker.”