Hire, Train, and Retain

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) was designed with you in mind.

THE WORKFORCE INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY ACT (WIOA) WAS DESIGNED WITH YOU IN MIND.

Let us contribute to your success.

The workNet DuPage Career One-Stop Business Center is your source for help to hire, train, and retain a strong workforce.

Celebrating Manufacturing Month

Manufacturing provides nearly 54,000 highly skilled, well-paying jobs, which significantly contribute to DuPage County’s high standard of living and economic vitality. Throughout the month of October, join us as we spotlight local manufacturing companies and their important contributions to our region's prosperity.  

Recruiting Assistance

Enhance your human resource capacity.

Ease the burden on HR. Our employer services can help you hire and keep good employees:

Job Postings

Free, fast, and easy—list your employment openings for thousands of candidates to view.

On-The-Job Training

For eligible new hires, we reimburse 50% of wages for up to 6 months of on-the-job training.

Incumbent Worker Training

We reimburse up to $25,000 of training costs to boost the skill sets of your workers.

Connect with a business service representative today.

Upskill your Workforce to Meet New Demands

Our business service representatives offer a range of customized training solutions to meet your businesses’ needs

No-cost interns

DuPage County serves as employer of record, and your company provides valuable work experience for a workNet job seeker client.

Apprenticeships

Partner with us to develop an apprenticeship program. In addition to national recognition, you’ll receive other benefits including financial support.

Additionally, we can direct you to other beneficial resources

Free English As a Second Language Training to members of your workforce

In-house experts on business incentives and tax assistance programs

State-backed loan programs and financing options

Information about local and federal resources to assist you with economic development opportunities

Meeting space located in DuPage County for holding conventions, conferences, seminars, and outings.