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Although IDES offices will be closed on Monday, May 29th for Memorial’ Day holiday, you can still certify and apply for benefits and access other online resources! Please also note that benefit payments may take longer to process during this time. Offices will reopen for regular business hours on Tuesday, May 30th.

State Representative Jackie Hass Job Fair

Job Fair
State Representative Jackie Hass and the Illinois Department of Employment Security invite you to attend a Job Fair at the Knights of Columbus in Kankakee Illinois. We are dedicated to ensuring that qualified individuals have the opportunity to connect with area businesses seeking employees. Individuals seeking employment and representatives from businesses are invited to participate at this Job Fair at no cost to you on Wednesday – April 20, 2022. Please register by email at:, or by phone at 815-464-9908.
Wednesday, April 20, 2022
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM CDT
Post Jobs
Employers are encouraged to register your openings within Illinois Job Link (State of Illinois’ Labor Exchange System). This is a no cost option available to employers seeking to hire. Use the following link to list your openings:
Knights of Columbus
  • 187 S. Indiana
  • Kankakee, IL 60901