Grundy County Labor Study
Labor Force and Unemployment Rate 2020
|County||Labor Force||Employed||Unemployment Rate |
|State of Illinois||6,559,573||5,601,224||14.6%||4.1%|
(Source: Illinois Department of Employment Security)
Internship Program – Connecting Business and Future Employees
The summer internship program provides area businesses with a pipeline to Grundy County’s best and brightest students. Over 200 students have particpated in the program over the last 8 years. Students can gain experience in a variety of fields including internships in IT, engineering, accounting, finance, marketing, HR, mechanical, and many more.
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