LyondellBasell Morris Plant was recently recognized by the Grundy Livingston Kankakee Workforce Board with a business leadership award for 2020.
LyondellBasell is being recognized in this category because of its countless and continued efforts in workforce development initiatives.
LyondellBasell participates in the Grundy County eighth grade career fair, the Grundy Economic Development Council internship program and the Grundy County manufacturing tour for local educators. LyondellBasell also provided countless speaking opportunities to educate high school and career center students on employment opportunities in the manufacturing industry.
In addition, LyondellBasell participated in the workforce board’s incumbent worker training program and was an instrumental part in creating the Grundy County manufacturing video. This video brought together Grundy County manufacturers to educate local youth about careers in manufacturing.
“LyondellBasell is a community partner in workforce development and continues to focus on creating the talent pipeline of the future as well as their current workforce,” said Ladonna Russell, workforce board executive director.