Career Services



Whether you are a student choosing a college major or are a dislocated worker, career changer, or retiree, we have resources and services designed to assist you.

We assist individuals with:

  • Exploring interests, skills, and values to select their college majors and career goals
  • Resume writing, interviewing skills, and other job search strategies

Questions: Email

Schedule an appointment: Call 217/351-2219.


Job postings on the College Central Network (CCN) 

1.  What is (CCN)? 

 CCN is an online job board available at no cost to students, alumni, and District 505 community members.

2.  Why should I use (CCN)? 

You can view full- and part-time job and internship postings in a variety of industries both locally and nationally.

     Many postings are related to programs offered at Parkland College.

Search Job Opportunities! Create and post online resumes and portfolios! Free career resources!  

An easy to use website that hosts a library of thousands of 1-3 minute video clips of informational interviews and career advice topics.  New videos added weekly.  

See video below about the benefits of using Career Services on campus!!