Work. Life. Community.

Employment First.

Employment Services: AID Employment Specialists assist clients seeking jobs by providing necessary skills and guidance. The goal is assure the right match for both employers and clients.

AID encourages individuals to explore what they want out of life and chart their own journey to success. Whether it’s finding a job or becoming a volunteer, the ultimate goal is to assist individuals in leading a full and active life.

AID Employment Services believes:

  • Everyone has gifts and capabilities
  • Everyone has the right to make decisions about his or her own life
  • everyone has a voice that should be heard
  • Everyone should have the opportunity to join the workforce

Attention Employers

Let AID work with you!

AID Employment Services are always on the lookout for career opportunities for clients.
With the assistance of Employment Services Specialists, clients are often trained, hard-working and motivated employees; an individual who is more likely than most entry-level workers to meet your expectations and become stable, long-term employees.

Employment Specialists visit regularly and can offer supervisors tips on how to encourage the employee’s best work. Frequently, all that is needed is a short period of intensive on-the-job support. In addition, AID staff is available whenever needed to assist the individual in adapting new responsibilities or increased demands.

AID helps employers address specific worksite issues including:

  • Routine daily tasks that reduce staff productivity
  • New tasks or unfinished projects due to lack of time and/or resources
  • Staff being stretched too thin during peak times of the year or hours of the day
  • High staff turnover

In the last 5 years, AID Employment has successfully placed 336 clients in community jobs.

AID employers in FY18 include: Midwest Groundcovers, Rockpoint Logistics, Greencore USA, Walmart, Marcus Theatres, Pampered Pet Resort and Spa Services, Jewel, Portillo’s, Goodwill, Meijer, Stonebridge Country Club, Sam’s Club, Sodexo, Aramark, Amazon, Caputo’s Grocery, Elgin Community College, School Dist. U-46, Geneva Lutheran Church, Marshalls, Lifetouch Photography, Northwest Medicine/Delnor, Subway and Valley Animal Hospital. and many more!

If you are a business owner or hiring manager please CONTACT AID and help our clients find meaningful community employment.

Visit the official AID Employment Services FACEBOOK PAGE to read client success stories and meet the AID staff that assist individuals in finding meaningful employment.