The Job Centers™ Programs and Services

The Morgan-Scott Job Center in Jacksonville has moved! The new address starting July 1st is 345 West State Street, Jacksonville, Illinois 62650. The phone number (1-217-243-5846) and fax number (1-217-245-0870) will stay the same.

Career Specialist (Full-Time) Position Opening for the Jacksonville Job Center

Career Specialist (Part-Time) Position Opening for the Jacksonville Job Center

Career Specialist (Full-Time) Position Opening for the Litchfield Job Center

Career Specialist (Part-Time) Position Opening for the Carlinville Job Center

COVID-19 Testing Information From the Macoupin County Public Health Department

COVID-19 Testing Sites

Maple Street Clinic in Gillespie has been designated as a COVID-19 testing site.
In order to be tested, an individual must call 217-313-5078 to be screened.
Macoupin County Public Health Department COVID-19 Information Link

If you have any questions, you can call our COVID hotline at 217-313-5078.

The Job Center is a community resource center for job seekers, students, youth and employers.

The Job Center offers the job seeker computerized academic and skill assessments, local labor market information, career exploration activities, assistance with financial aid, education and training program information and a connection to other human service agencies that might benefit the job seeking efforts.

Area employers will benefit from the Job Center services designed for businesses. Staff at the Job Center can provide prescreened job applicants to match specific job openings, economic development services, employer training programs, tax credit and unemployment insurance information, and resources on establishing and operating a business.

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Career Assessment & Job Exploration

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Other Resources




West Central

Meeting the needs of Local Governments, Businesses and Job Seekers

The West Central Development Council (WCDC) is an advisory and administrative organization serving units of local government in Greene, Macoupin, Montgomery, Morgan, Scott, and Shelby Counties.

The WCDC is managed by a governing Board of Directors comprised of representatives from the nine county region. Professional and support staff headed by Marsha Mueller (217-854-9642 Ext: 1228), helping to carry out the day to day operations of the agency.

The WCDC advises and cooperates with units of local government to assist them with making decisions regarding current and future development activities. The areas of assistance encompass economic development, community development, and workforce development. The WCDC offers a variety of technical and professional services to governmental units of the region.

Since the WCDC operates on a not-for-profit basis, these services are provided either free or at a low-cost through contractual arrangements.


Job Center Locations

Macoupin County Job Center

116 South Plum Carlinville, IL 62626

Phone: 217-854-9642

Fax: 217-854-8082

Montgomery County Job Center

108 E. Columbian Blvd., South
Unit B Litchfield, IL 62056

Phone: 217-324-2640

Fax: 217-324-2644

Morgan-Scott Job Center

345 West State Street
Jacksonville, IL 62650

Phone: 217-243-5846

Fax: 217-245-0870

Greene County Job Center

314 5th Street Carrollton, IL 62016

Phone: 217-942-3033

Fax: 217-942-6788

Shelby County Job Center

515 North Cedar Shelbyville, IL 62565

Phone: 217-774-5550

Fax: 217-774-4471