Opportunity

starts here

Federally funded, locally driven, we are DuPage County’s Career Center – your career center.  For the job seekers and employers we serve each year, our no-cost services make all the difference.

Looking for insider information on jobs? Join us on February 22 for our Career Conversation + Hiring Event.

Featuring:

Edward-Elmhurst Health
Edward Don
Parts Town
American Academy of Pediatrics

Gain insight into what employers are looking for, hear valuable job search tips, and get face time with hiring managers.

All You Need to

(Re)start
Your Career

 

  • Team up with a personal career coach
  • Level up your career with FREE job search assistance
  • Step up your earning potential
  • Skill up with training up to $10,000! 

JOB SEEKERS

From entry to executive levels, we help people get back to work.

Receive professional coaching on how to boost your job search make connections write a winning resume ace the interview

January 18, 2023

workNet DuPage releases Year in Review: Key Pieces of a Transformative Year.

The digital review looks back at Program Year 2021 with a focus on five key pieces–job seeker services, paid internships for young adults, funding support for businesses to upskill, a national grant to "Skill Up DuPage", and a major renovation. 

Dive into the programs and initiatives transforming the work lives of job seekers and businesses in DuPage County by exploring our Year in Review here.

YOUNG ADULTS

Launching careers

We point young adults 17-24 toward a future of success though paid internships. scholarships. professional career advice.

 

Get a PAID Internship

A pathway for young adults 17-24 to explore careers in DuPage County.

 

Paid internships for young adults are yearlong. If you’re a young adult ages 17-24 unsure about your next career steps, "Get Started" today! 

For many young people, an internship through the Make Your Way (My Way) Program may be the first step in launching a career.

 

EMPLOYERS

From small businesses to corporate partners, we help companies find talent. grow talent. retain talent.

Bounce Back Better in Business Guide

workNet DuPage enthusiastically presents its BOUNCE BACK BETTER IN BUSINESS Guide
 
Discover the programs and initiatives designed to serve your business, learn more about the county's programs, and how you can bounce back better in business. 

Highlights:

  • Hire DuPage We pay up to 50% of new employee wages
  • Funding up to $25,000 to boost skills of current staff
  • Paid Interns (We pay!)
  • FREE Job Posting Services

 
As always, our services are no cost. 

The Bounce Back Better Guide can be read/downloaded here.

Why workNet DuPage?

“This is more than a job to our team at workNet DuPage—we aim for nothing less than improving the life of every single individual we serve and strengthening every company we work with.”

LISA SCHVACH

Executive Director

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