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Date: March 30, 2023

Time: 1-6 p.m.

Location: Spoon River College Outreach Center

2500 E. Jackson St., Macomb


Find a new and exciting career at the McDonough County Jobapalooza! Dozens of employers from throughout the county will be available to answer your questions, accept applications and resumes, and some will even be able to interview and hire on the spot! It's never been easier to find employment!

The job fair, which is open to part-time, full-time and seasonal job seekers, ages 16+, will be held from 1-6 p.m., and will feature prospective employers from McDonough County retailers, nonprofits, government and educational organizers and industries. The event is sponsored by the McDonough County Quality of Life Committee, Community News Brief, Lisa Ward (formerly of Magnolias), Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce, Macomb Area Economic Development Corp., Macomb Park District, Spoon River College, Western Illinois Regional Council, Western Illinois University and Workforce Development.

Individuals who need assistance with building or rebuilding their resume will have the opportunity to participate in two workshops prior to the March 30 event (dates TBD). In addition, there will be support stations; the day of the event to help job-seekers with various tasks, such as printing their resumes on quality paper.

Job Seekers

 Getting To/From the SRC Outreach Center

        • By Car
        • Lyft/Uber
        • By Bus
          • Go West 15/16 East
          • Request detour to SRC Outreach
          • To be picked up after the fair, call dispatch at 309.575.3333
          • Volunteers will be available to assist

Participating Employers

A variety of full-time, part-time, seasonal, and remote job opportunities are available through the following employers in a variety of fields.

City of Macomb


Advance Services

Nature's Grace & Wellness

Laverdiere Construction

LCI Concrete, Inc.

Farm King Supply

Macomb Police Department

Best Western

Prairieland FS

Western Grain Marketing

The Elms

United Community Bank


IL Laborers' & Contractors Joint Appr & Training Program

Help at Home


Western Illinois University

Bridgeway, Inc.

McDonough County Public Transportation

WIU Athletics

City of Bushnell

Bushnell Police Department

Everly House

Regional Office of Education #26


Western Illinois Regional Council - Community Action Agency

Benton & Associates Inc.

FM 95 Radio / Galesburg Broadcasting Company

Macomb Post Acute Care Center

Wells Enterprises, Inc.


Illinois Department of Corrections

The Storage Manager

McDonough District Hospital

Macomb Park District

Graham Health Systems

Yetter Manufacturing

YMCA of McDonough County

Martin Tractor

Hiel Trucking/Hiel Enterprises

Western Illinois Managed Home Services

McDonough County Health Department

TriOak Foods

West Prairie School District 103

Spoon River College

Office of Public Safety (OPS) at WIU

Macomb Country Club

Eagle View Community Health System

Vaugh & Bushnell Manufacturing Company

Northwestern Mutual

More employers being added daily!