Communications RFP
  • Chicago Skyline Quotes
  • Partnership Staff
  • Chicago River
  • Industries
  • CTA Slide
  • Heartland Conference

Career Resources


People who are looking for a job, under-employed, or need job training services. We have resources to help you on your career path.



Connect to skilled workers, resources to train employees and new hires, and get assistance with lay-offs.

Delegate Agencies


We fund organizations that support people who are looking for jobs, training, career planning and much more.

News & Announcements

news story icon

New! Communications RFP

Monday, November 24, 2014

The Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership (The Partnership) requests the submission of proposals from individuals or communications firms to provide assistance with the development and implementation of a communications strategy including the creation of collateral materials.

news story icon

Manufacturing Careers Internship Program Wins Innovation Award from the Illinois Workforce Partnership

Monday, November 3, 2014

The Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership nominated one of its providers, Business and Career Services, Inc.(BCS), for the Innovative Solutions Award, and BCS won.

news story icon

Education and Workforce Center in Hanover Park is ready to serve

Thursday, October 16, 2014

The Education and Work Center (EWC) is a collaborative partnership between Elgin Community College, Harper College, the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership, the Village of Hanover Park, and the State of Illinois.

news story icon

Job Training Program Aims to Cull Violence Through Productivity

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Art Norman reports on the Chicago Cook Work Force Partnership program that was established in 2012 as a collaboration between Toni Preckwinkle and Rahm Emanuel. It trains youth on specialty jobs that will dominate the economy in years to come.

news story icon

Workforce Activities Plan Modification -- Public Notice

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Attention Local educational agencies, community and faith based organizations, local chambers of commerce, local labor organizations, and all other interested parties.