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Waukegan IL Unemployment Career Center Office

Waukegan IL Unemployment Career Center Office provide individuals seeking employment all the latest tools to find and keep that special job. Employers will find assistance in recruiting new employees including a national job listing network, applicant screening, and space in the centers to conduct testing and employment interviews.

LWIA 1 – Job Center of Lake County – Waukegan

1 North Genesee, 1st Floor
An Illinois workNet Center
Waukegan IL 60085 View map
(847) 377-3450 or (847) 978-9008 TTY or (847) 249-2214 Fax
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday

LWIA 1 – Catholic Charities
671 S. Lewis Ave.
Waukegan IL 60085 
(847) 782-4000 or (800) 526-0844 TTY or (847) 782-1030 Fax
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday

LWIA 1 – Employee Connections Inc.
2504 Washington St. Suite 602
Waukegan IL 60085
(847) 360-7177 or 711 TTY or (847) 406-3106 Fax
Hours of Operation: Monday thru Friday 9-5


I was laid off in December – Shouldn’t I have been paid for prior weeks

Is there a way I can post a job opening on this sight or how does it work?

My hours have been cut, my company is going to shut down

I am a retired nurse, I would like to work one or two days a week.

I got fired in November. I was told I couldn’t file for unemployment

I was denied unemployment and was off work due to herniated discs

How is benefit determined if you file in one state and move to another?

I am a salary employee at a Hotel, I am asked to take reduced wages.

I would like information on how to post the openings on your webpage

Being treated unfairly and don’t want to be forced to quit.