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Major Private-Sector Employers

Company Type Employees/Union Location SIC Code - Description
Exelon Corporation Power Plant

800
Union IBEW

Marseilles 4939 - Combination Utilities
Wal-Mart Distribution Center Distribution 800 Spring Valley 5099 - Durable Goods
IV Healthcorp, Inc. Healthcare 745 Peru 8062 - General Medical Hospitals
St. Margarets Hospital Healthcare 650 Spring Valley 8062 - General Medical Hospitals
Ottawa Regional Hospital & Healthcare Center Healthcare 645 Ottawa 8062 - General Medical Hospitals
Monterey Mushrooms Food Processing 524 Princeton 2033 - Canned Vegetables
Martin Engineering Manufacturing 500 Neponset 3569 - Industrial Machinery
Ace Hardware Distribution Distribution 485 Princeton 5099 - Durable Goods
Clover Technologies Manufacturing 450 Ottawa 3955 - Carbon Paper Inked Ribbons
PetSmart Distribution Center Distribution 450 Ottawa 4225 - General Warehousing
Vactor Manufacturing Manufacturing

440

Union IBEW

Streator 3589 - Industrial Machinery
Allegion Manufacturing 440 Princeton 3429 - Hardware
Eakas Corporation Manufacturing 400 Peru 3089 - Plastics Products
L.W. Schneider, Inc. Manufacturing 400 Princeton 3484 - Small Arms
Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc. Food Processing 394 Ottawa 2011 - Meat Packing Plants
The Julia Rackley Perry Memorial Hospital Healthcare 360 Princeton 8062 - General Medical Hospitals
Carus Group Inc. Manufacturing

350
Union UFCW

Peru 2819 - Inorganic Chemicals
Mendota Community Hospital Inc. Healthcare

350

Mendota 8062 - General Medical Hospitals
Mennie Machine Co. Manufacturing 340 Mark 3599 - Industrial Machinery
Kohl's Distribution Center Distribution 318 Ottawa 5137 - Women's, Men's, and children clothing
Color Point, LLC Floriculture 280 Granville 0181 - Ornamental Floriculture
James Hardie Manufacturing 250 Peru 2493 - Recon. Wood Products
SABIC Innovative Plastics Manufacturing 250 Ottawa 3089 - Plastics Products
Owens-Illinois Glass Container, Inc. Manufacturing 225 Streator 3221 - Glass Containers
HCC Manufacturing 220
Union UAW
Mendota 3523 - Farm Machinery
Del Monte Food Processing 200 Mendota 2033 - Canned Vegetables
Cookie Kingdom, Inc. Food Processing

200

Union UFCW

Oglesby 2052 - Cookies and Crackers
MBL (USA) Corp. Mitsuboshi Belting Manufacturing 200
Union UAW
Ottawa

3052 - Rubber and Plastics

Pilkington North America, Inc. Manufacturing 178 Ottawa 3211 - Flat Glass
Supervalu Inc. Advantage Logistics Distribution 175 Oglesby 5099 - Durable Goods
JC Whitney Automotive Distribution Center Distribution 175 La Salle 5099 - Durable Goods
American Nickeloid Manufacturing

170
Union USW

Peru 3316 - Cold-rolled Steel
MTM Recognition Manufacturing 170 Princeton 3499 - Fabricated Metal
U.S. Silica Co. Manufacturing 160 Ottawa 3281 - Cut Stone Products
Illinois Cement Co. Manufacturing 140 La Salle 3241 - Cement, Hydraulic
Unytite, Inc. Manufacturing 130 Peru 3452 - Bolts, Nuts, Screws,
ADM Manufacturing

130

Union UFCW

Five NCI locations

2041 - food processing, milling

W.H. Maze Company Manufacturing

125

Union USW

Peru 3315 - Steel Wire-drawing, Nails
Gardner Denver, Inc. Manufacturing 110 Princeton 3563 - Air and Gas Compressors
Global Development International, Inc. Manufacturing 110 Streator 3553 - Woodworking Machinery
Ottawa Dental Laboratory Manufacturing 110 Ottawa 3843 - Dental Equipment
Dynegy Power Generation Power Plant

60

Union IBEW

Hennepin 4939 - Electric Utilities
Marquis Energy LLC Power Plant 50 Hennepin 2869 - Ethanol

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