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Date: March 27, 2024

Time: 1-4 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 1-4 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 can visit our support stations. There will be high quality resume paper available for printing.

There will be a headshot station as well for individuals wanting a professional portrait to use on LinkedIn and other places.

Go West Special Bus Route for Jobapalooza

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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.


Farm King Supply

Western Illinois Managed Home Services


Spoon River College

Western Illinois University

Graham Health System

Countryview Care Center

Nature's Grace & Wellness

Yetter Manufacturing

Illinois Army National Guard

McDonough District Hospital

Regional Office of Education #26

Macomb Park District

Pawn Plus

YMCA of McDonough County

Advance Services



Springfield Clinic

Durham School Services

Macomb Police Department

MTC Communications

NTN Bower Corporation


Illinois Labor & Contractors Joint Apprenticeship Program

City of Macomb

Laverdiere Construction

Grand Prairie Assisted Living

Cortelyou Ready Mix, LLC

Hiel Trucking/Enterprises

Check back for more participating employers!