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Stay Tuned:  Employment and Training will open soon via appointments only.  You may schedule your appointment online or call 618-296-4301


WebinarAre you someone that has recently lost your job and have questions about your health care coverage or your 401(k)/pension plan?  If so, this webinar on Health Care Coverage and Retirement Benefits after job loss, presented by the Department of Labor is for you... 

From entry to executive levels, we help people get back to work.
Receive professional coaching on: 

* Who's Hiring COVID-19  * Job Listings
* Career Assessment * Job Search Websites
* Career Fairs & Workshops  * Career Resource Center 
* Career Fairs * Laid Off Workers
* Those with Disabilities * Computer Access
* Resume Building  
* Practice Interviews * New Job Success


Skills & Training

Did you know that workNet for Southwestern Illinois provides training grants to those who meet eligibility requirements?



From small businesses to corporate partners, we help companies.  MCETD's Business Services has a variety of employer services for our local business community. Our employer services can help you with applicant assessment, employer recruitment, job postings, job fairs and much more.

*  Find Talent   *  Grow Talent  *  Retain Talent



Launching Careers - We point young adults 17-24 toward a future of success through

*  Scholarships  *  Professional Career Advice  *  Paid Internships

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The Madison County Employment and Training Department’s primary responsibilities are to administer employment and training programs under the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) and other state and federal funding sources.  A focus of Madison County Employment and Training is to create partnerships between business and government that will establish services that prepare customers for employment. 

All the services offered by the Department are designed to assist either business or job seekers.  These services include job listings, employment training, skills assessment, career counseling, job search assistance, vocational training, on-the-job training, recruitment assistance, youth employment and training, job and career fairs, referral services and many other types of employer/employee assistance.

The Madison County Employment and Training Department has offices in both Madison and Bond Counties.  There are offices located in the Southwestern Illinois workNet Centers in Wood River and Greenville. The administrative office is housed in the Madison County Wood River Facility.

Funding provided through the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act. 
MCETD is in compliance with EEO, ADA, and Jobs for Veterans Act. 
Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
A proud partner of Illinois workNet.
TYY users call 800-526-0844