Jobs in Waukegan, Illinois, United States

Waukegan is located in the northernmost part of Illinois on the south-western shores of the lovely Lake Michigan. It is a part of Chicago Metro Area and a home of more than 88.000 racially and culturally diverse residents. It’s the 8th largest city in the state.

As a regional center, Waukegan offers a vast array of different job opportunities for jobseekers in almost all branches. The Downtown area is the home of the city’s administrative apparatus as well as a vast majority of cultural and entertainment venues like Waukegan Public Library and Genesee Theatre as well as many smaller bars and clubs.

Waukegan is also the home of Naval Station Great Lake Station.

Economy of Waukegan

Historically, Waukegan has been primarily a manufacturing community in the iron and steel industry but today The Green Town’s economy is as diverse as its population. Most of the available workforce is in engaged in sales, office and administrative support with 30%, followed by production, transportation and material moving with 17%. Other important economic branches in Waukegan include food and accommodation, education and finance.

The city’s unemployment rate of 5.80% is slightly above the national average of 5.20% and with median income of 45.000$ makes it a nice middle-class town. The city’s revitalization projects and superfund sites aim to clean the lakeshores as well as remove most of its industry and replace it with residential and recreational space. Genesee Theatre was the first step of this plan which in itself led to a booming development in downtown Waukegan.

Living and Working in Waukegan

Waukegan offers an irreplaceable views and natural sceneries, a well-developed transport infrastructure and many cultural and entertainment venues. The city also hosts several cultural manifestations such as: Chicago Latino Film Fest, ArtWauk and HolidayWAUK. It has a plethora of cafes clubs and other places for social gathering around Genesee Theater, a trend that should expand as more and more projects of the city’s revitalization plan are realized. Waukegan is also served by Waukegan Harbor and Waukegan National Airport. With a median commute time of approximately 26 minutes, Waukegan’s roads rarely suffer from congestion.

Many jobseekers who are looking for temperate climate, proximity to water and orderly daily life, consider this sweet Midwest town as a prime candidate in which to establish or develop their professional careers.

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Posting Date Feb 03, 2019Job Number 19000BWXJob Category Housekeeping & LaundryLocation Residence Inn Chicago Waukegan/Gurnee, Waukegan, Illinois VIEW ON MAPBrand Residence InnSchedule Part-timeRelocation? ...
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Posting Date Feb 03, 2019Job Number 19000BWYJob Category Rooms and Guest Services OperationsLocation Residence Inn Chicago Waukegan/Gurnee, Waukegan, Illinois VIEW ON MAPBrand Residence InnSchedule Part-timePosition ...
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I am looking for someone to watch my son on the weekends. My fiance and I both work weekends. My son is a very well behaved infant but he is curious as any baby is, and it has become too much for my 89-year-old ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
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job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Posting Date Feb 04, 2019Job Number 19000C3DJob Category Rooms and Guest Services OperationsLocation Residence Inn Chicago Waukegan/Gurnee, Waukegan, Illinois VIEW ON MAPBrand Residence InnSchedule Full-timePosition ...
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Posting Date Feb 04, 2019Job Number 19000BWUJob Category Engineering and FacilitiesLocation Residence Inn Chicago Waukegan/Gurnee, Waukegan, Illinois VIEW ON MAPBrand Residence InnSchedule Full-timePosition Type ...
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