About Express

  • Building Success. Building Hope.

    The Express Employment Professionals franchise office in Decatur was opened by Lee Best and Brian Lockwood in 2005. Our office has grown a lot since then, and we are now one of the best Express offices in the region. We love helping job seekers in our community find a job and helping companies in the community find employees to meet their needs. Founded in 1983, Express today employs 526,000 people across over 830 franchise locations worldwide, and we have made it our goal to put 1 million people to work annually. We strive for excellence by the heart of our company's vision: help as many people as possible find great jobs by helping as many clients as possible find great people. 

    We predominately serve the Decatur area, and we are always looking for qualified candidates who want a good job. We have a great reputation in our local community as a staffing company  for local businesses. We love getting to know our clients and work to understand their industries while providing them with a skilled workforce. Our staffing solutions include temporary, evaluation-hire, flexible staffing, short or long-term contract staffing, and professional recruitment/placement over a variety of industries. Contact us at (217) 872-7400 to learn more about our services.

    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, and there are full-time, part-time, and temporary positions available. And, 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.

  • International Resources

    The Express office is a locally owned small business with access to international resources. Founded in 1983, Express today employs more than 526,000 people across more than 830 franchise locations in Canada, the U.S., 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