Workforce Development


Mattoon has a thriving workforce that meets the needs of area employers and residents/employees.  A variety of innovative programs involving businesses and educational institutions have raised awareness of available jobs, needed skills, and business opportunities.

Check Out the different Workforce Programs that Mattoon and the surrounding area already has available to you!!!

Also, did you know that Lake Land College has a Fast Track Program for area employers and employees? Check out the short video to see how Lake Land College can help you hone your skills for faster employment or help your business find, expand or keep employees in your company.  This is just one of many programs that our area is providing its residents and local businesses.

Here is a link to our Workforce Strategies that we are working on so that Mattoon can have the workforce it needs for our area businesses.