Indiana Department of Workforce Development
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Employer Resources

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Wage & Benefits Report

This report provides the most up-to-date wage and benefits information for the South Bend - Elkhart region. The next survey of regional employers and subsequent report will take place in 2019. View


Indiana Chamber's Institute for Workforce Excellence

The Institute for Workforce Excellence is dedicated to helping businesses attract, develop and retain the talent that will drive a highly skilled and productive workforce (see announcement and results from our employer survey). The Institute brings together tools and resources to assist in building your talent pipeline. More


Workforce Calendar

The Chamber allows you to post workforce-specific events, like career and job fairs, seminars and workshops, all with a talent/workforce focus that will appear on our Workforce Calendar, so you can easily view all of the related events. When you post your event, simply select Workforce in the category dropdown. Post 


Recruitment/Quality of Place Videos Promoting Our Region

Want to show off the South Bend Region to prospects and new hires? The Chamber and Visit South Bend Mishawaka have a gallery of videos that promote quality of place. View


INTERN South Bend Region

Provides resources to assist you in connecting businesses with interns. The Summer Connect program gives summer interns the opportunity to meet their peers and become better informed and engaged in the community.  More


Chamber Jobs Board 

Exclusive to Chamber member businesses, you can post job openings for all to view, free of charge! Post your job openings here! Each week, we will publicize one to two jobs from the Jobs Board on our Facebook and Twitter platforms for added visibility. More


Next Level Jobs Training

Next Level Jobs is part of Indiana Governor Holcomb’s Next Level Indiana agenda to continue the positive momentum of the state. The initiative focuses on high-profile industries and high-demand jobs driving Indiana’s 21st Century economy forward. Whether you’re a Hoosier looking for a better-paying job or an employer looking for a better-skilled workforce, Indiana’s Next Level Jobs initiative can help. Employers can apply for training grants.


Visit South Bend Mishawaka 

Show prospective or new employees who are relocating all of the great things our region has to offer. We can provide copies of the Visitors Guide, maps and other resources to support your recruitment efforts. Learn more


Young Professionals Network (YPN) South Bend  

Professional/personal development and networking opportunities for 21-39 year-olds. Employers are encouraged to get their young employees engaged in YPN South Bend to get them better connected to the community and their peers. View website


Networking Events

The Chamber offers Coffee & Conversations, Business After Hours, Networking at Lunch (Open to all South Bend Regional Chamber members and their employees) plus additional events and meetings throughout the year to make connections and build relationships.


Notre Dame Irish Compass Job Board

Private job board for University of Notre Dame alumni and graduate students. Qualifying businesses may post.


Chamber Education Advisory Council

Brings together business leaders and educators to support and encourage educational practices that prepare our children to become productive, employable citizens, with the skills that meet the workforce needs of our local employers, now and in the future. Contact Kate Lee, 574.400.4030.


South Bend-Elkhart Regional Partnership  |  Visit Site

Organization that produces the Regional Wages & Benefits Survey and works on a number of regional workforce initiatives. Contact Regina Emberton, 574.400.5432.  


Workforce Education & Training Forum

View program, sponsors & education and training partners.