About Express

  • Building Success. Building Hope.

    Express Employment Professionals of Effingham, IL is a leading staffing provider helping job seekers find work with a wide variety of local businesses. They have partnered with over 300 local business over the past twelve years and given hope to thousands of local families.  Each day is rewarding for the local Express team because they know they can give hope to so many people.  In fact, in 2017, nationwide Express paid over 540,000 individuals.

    Because we're locally owned, we live in and work in this community and have a vested interest in its success. In addition to our staffing services, our team is actively involved with a wide variety of causes and organizations that help strengthen our beautiful cities.  We participate in three local chambers and our leadership team has held offices on both the Mattoon and Effingham Chamber Boards of Directors.  Our team members are involved in the Chambers too, Mattoon Emerging Leaders (MEL) as well as Effingham Chambers,  YBNext.  We actively support the efforts of our Local YMCA and we have team members active on One Stop Community Christmas committee.  We participate annually in Express'  "Brand it Blue" day and collect food for the local food banks.  Recently, we have partnered with Lake Land College in both their GED classes as well as their technical skills curriculum to introduce new graduates to workforce opportunities.


    Express Employment Professionals Headquarters
  • Our Services

    Our Services

    Express Employment Professionals works with job seekers to help them find the right job for their skills and experience. We have a variety of jobs available, with full-time, part-time, and temporary opportunities. As one of the leading staffing agencies in North America, Express provides employment services and workforce solutions to employers throughout our community. Contact us today to get started on finding the right fit for you.

    Service Area: 

    Altamont, Arcola, Arthur, Charleston, Coles County, Dieterich, Effingham, Mattoon, Newton, Neoga, Greenup, Stewardson, Strasburg, Sullivan, Toledo, Tuscola, Teutopolis, Windsor and surrounding area.


  • International Resources

    The Express office is a locally owned small business with access to international resources. Founded in 1983, Express today employs more than 500,000 people across more than 850 franchise locations in the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa.

  • Our Vision:

    To help as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people.

    Our Impact:

    Express has put more than 5 million people to work worldwide.

  • Foundation of Hope