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Jobs and Business

Job Resources

Online Job Searches and Resume Building Websites

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Print Resources

Loyola University Medical Center's Human Resources Page


Business Resources

Maywood Census Data

Consumer Information

Maywood Chamber of Commerce


The Jobs Board

The Maywood Public Library District is a job information resource center, so we encourage you to visit our Jobs Board, located on the first floor across from the Computer Center. The Jobs Board is divided into four categories: customer service, warehouse, professional, and non-professional jobs. 

Located to the right of the Jobs Board is the Work Buzz Tripod, with news on upcoming job fairs, seminars, and other related events. On the left, you can find a stand with free publications such as the Employment Source.

Jobs Board

Career Builder
Post up to five different resumes online.  You may choose various privacy levels in case you do not want every online company to view your resume.

CC Job
This job website was created by a number of junior colleges located in northern Illinois.

Chicago Transit Authority Second Chance Program
An initiative provided by the combined efforts of the City of Chicago, social service agencies, and the Department of Family and Support Services.  People that have difficulty finding employment may use this service to acquire full-time jobs and training.

Exploring Your Career Options
Offers suggestions on preparing for college, forms of aid, who can receive it, and repaying student loans.

Illinois Community College Board
Resources on locating community colleges, contacting them, and seeing what job opportunities are available.

Illinois Community College Jobs
Locate staff, student, and faculty positions at Illinois community colleges.

Illinois Department of Employment Security
A state website for applying for unemployment insurance, claiming benefits, gaining information on the career and labor market, and accessing Illinois worknet.

Illinois Work Net Center
A site for either individuals who are planning a career, or businesses searching for talent, training resources, or information for management.

  • Maywood workNet Center
    Eisenhower Tower
    1701 South 1st Avenue
    Suite 10 (Annex)
    Maywood, Illinois
This databases can be used to search through multiple job banks.

Job Star Central
View the salary ranges of different jobs to get a better idea of which jobs you want to apply for online.
This site will allow you to make complex online resumes that cover almost every question a company may ask.

Receive information on borrowing, earning, saving, and investing your money.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
A useful resource for teachers, lawyers, nurses, and other professions.  Explanations on the required levels of education needed for certain careers can also be found here.

Retirement Income Calculator
Online method for calculating your TSP monthly payments and life annuity.

Snag a
A recommended website for people who are looking for hourly employment.  These types of jobs are often difficult to find on many of the other online job services.

Triton: Career Services
This section of Triton College's website had PDF files of some of the recent job opportunities that are currently available through 11 community

Triton College: College Central Network Services
Recent job postings can sometimes be found through this website offered by Triton College.

USA Jobs: Working for America
The official job site for the federal government, with specific jobs searches for students, veterans, senior executives, and people with disabilities.

The Vault
This website has an expert moderated message board that shares information concerning the latest corporate news and job advice.  It also allows people to network with one another.

Print Resources

The West Suburban Journal

The Chicago Tribune

Chicago Defender

The Chicago Sun Times

La Raza

Crain’s Chicago

Top 100 Careers Without a Four-Year Degree: Your Complete Guidebook to Good Jobs in Many Fields by Laurence Shatkin

Job Search Handbook for People with Disabilities by Daniel J. Ryan

NCLEX-PN Practice Questions by Wilda Rinehart

Where the Jobs Are Now: The Fastest-Growing Industries and How to Break Into Them by Joe Watson

250 Best-Paying Jobs by J. Michael Farr

One Week Job by Sean Aiken