Lake County

Lake County is appreciated for its miles of beaches, acres of parks, great dining, hometown festivals, and impressive entertainment. The trip to and from Chicago is short, and the county's placement at the southern tip of Lake Michigan makes it ideal for various forms of recreation

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Career Pathways in Lake County

Industrial Maintenance

Diagnose and fix minor mechanical issues before they become major problems.
Median Salary:$51,630
Desired Skillsmechanical skills, desire to learn, manual dexterity


Create plans to meet customer demand for popular products.
Median Salary:$46,634
Desired Skillsphysically fit, love of technology, technically accurate

Supply Chain

Oversee activities including purchasing, transportation, inventory, and warehousing.
Median Salary:$74,600
Desired Skillsstrong people skills, organized, critical thinker

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Indiana Dunes National Park

When it comes to our newly minted national park, it’s a numbers game. It’s 15,000 acres of unadulterated adventure; 1,100 flowering plants; 350 species of birds; 50 miles of trails over dunes.

Mascot Hall of Fame

Through a one-of-a-kind children’s museum learning environment that is equally rooted in S.T.E.A.M. educational principles and sport mascot entertainment,

it is our mission to educate, spark creativity, promote fun and engage in our communities while honoring our Mascot Hall of Fame Inductees.

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2293 North Main Street Building A
Crown Point, IN 46307
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