The purpose of Macon Resources, Inc.'s (MRI) Commercial/Business Services is to provide work training opportunities and to offer quality products and services to businesses.††
Our dependable employees go through extensive employee training, drug screenings, and criminal background checks to assure safe working environments.†
MRI is certified through the Illinois Business Enterprise Bureau.
Plus, all work training opportunities help people with disabilities become contributing members of the community.
Macon Resources, Inc.'s (MRI) Community Employment Services' primary goal is to provide assistance to businesses by helping recruit and retain qualified employees. We represent people with a wide range of abilities, education, and experience and assist them in community-integrated work settings.
We can help your business in many ways:
Filling vacant positions
Making the best use of tax incentives
Reducing costs when hiring eligible workers
Plus, MRI's services are free!
After we learn about your employment needs, we screen potential candidates from our roster of job seekers. You then have the opportunity to interview any candidates whose skills match your needs. The individuals we serve have a great desire to work; you'll find our candidates stay in their jobs longer, come to work on time, and have a genuine desire to become successful. MRI's Community Employment team provides ongoing assistance and follow up to both the employer and the new employee.
By employing individuals who receive vocational
rehabilitation services, your business could be eligible for three
employment and training benefits:
Negotiated reimbursement of wages for
an agreed upon period of time to evaluate the individualís ability and
interest for a certain position.
25-100% negotiated reimbursement for
additional training costs to hire and train the individual on the job.
This service can last up to six months.
Work Opportunity Tax Credit
35% tax credit of up to $6,000 of wages paid during the one-year period beginning with the day the individual starts work. Maximum credit is $2,100 per eligible person hired. Eligible employees must be retained for at least 180 days or 400 hours of service for an employer to claim tax credit. Administered by the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
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“We are glad Macon Resources makes this service available to us.”
Director of Sales/Production
217-875-8810 or email: BAuten@maconresources.org
Jan Pro (commercial lawn care & janitorial services)
Assistant Manager -†Specified Contracts
217-875-8832 or email: CBrown@maconresources.org
To discuss how your business can get the assistance it needs for a specific project, contact
Ralf Pansch, Product & Services Development Representative
217-875-8821 or email: RPansch@maconresources.org