Novel Coronavirus – Business Information & Resources

Workforce Support

Some of our local companies are making hard decisions as they become negatively impacted during the pandemic. If you have had to lay off staff, here are some resources to help during this difficult time.

LOCAL COMPANIES HIRING

There are other jobs being created. Some local companies need workers as they reinvent their factory floor to make urgently needed items. Learn more >

The State of Illinois has launched an online resource to connect companies looking to hire with workers looking for work. Learn more >

UNEMPLOYMENT RESOURCES

Unemployment benefits may be available to some individuals whose unemployment is attributable to COVID-19. The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) has adopted emergency rules to try to make the unemployment insurance system as responsive to the current situation as possible. Learn more >

VIRTUAL MASTERCLASSES FOR ELK GROVE BUSINESS LEADERS

ENCLAVE for Entrepreneurs at O’Hare continues to offer its third Wednesdays monthly masterclasses in applied metacognition online while the ENCLAVE building is closed. Please contact John R. Dallas, Jr., CEO of ENCLAVE for Entrepreneurs Foundation Inc., to be added to the invitation list for the next event.

LOCAL COMPANIES SUPPORTING RECRUITMENT

Express Employment Professionals is using their connections, technology and processes to help get the economy get “back to work.” Their Elk Grove Village office uses technology and a remote interviewing process to safely put you in a temporary or permanent position in Office Services, Skilled Manufacturing, Warehouse, Operations, Accounting, and Customer Service positions in a wide range of local industries. Learn more about their Workforce Solutions and Job Seeker Solutions.


Help Expand This List
Have or know of an employer or resource to add to this list?

Contact:

Josh Grodzin, CECD - Director, Business Development & Marketing Elk Grove Village
P: 847-357-4005 |  E: JGrodzin@elkgrove.org

Nick Radcliffe - Economic Development Specialist
P: 847-357-4013 |  E: NRadcliffe@elkgrove.org