Downtown Downers Grove is a great place to shop, dine and work. We are doing our best to compile different job opportunities available within the downtown Downers Grove community! Continue to check back as we will keep updating as we are informed of available positions.
Anderson’s Bookshop Part-time Bookseller – Calling all book worms! Anderson’s Bookshop is looking for an energetic part-time bookseller to join our team. Based mainly in Downers Grove but with occasional shifts in Naperville on an as needed basis, we’re looking for a team-oriented person who loves to talk and work with books. This position can expect approximately 10–24 hours per week and the bookseller will be responsible for creating a welcoming atmosphere in our stores, creatively displaying and selling paper that is bound with glue and cloth and assisting your co-workers with special projects and ideas; in short, the revolutionary work of independent booksellers. This also includes the less revolutionary but still very important daily tasks of shelving books, dusting shelves, pushing a vacuum, and emptying garbage cans. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. as books are heavy. Qualifications include exemplary customer service skills in all things, an enthusiasm and passion for books AND for working with people, a high comfort level with technology, flexibility of schedule and mind, strong attention to detail, and a sense of humor. Major bonus points for a working knowledge of children’s literature, leadership skills, and/or prior retail experience. Must be able to work weekends and evenings and must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. To apply, please send your resume, a short statement describing your interest in the position, and a link to a 3–5-minute video of yourself talking about your favorite book of the last three years to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.
Ballydoyle Irish Pub
5157 Main St.~ 630-969-0600
Now hiring experienced servers/bartenders. Must have had prior experience in the restaurant industry. Have knowledge of beer, whiskey and cocktails. Be able to work in a fast paced environment. Can apply in person at the pub or email Patrick O’Malley at email@example.com
Egg Harbor Cafe
5128 Mochel Dr. – 630-208-8940
HIRING SERVERS and HOSTS!! Always accepting applications for all positions and looking for great people!
Egg Harbor Café is hiring full-time and part-time Servers and Hosts. Great opportunity for friendly, energetic, motivated people. Restaurant hours are 7:00am – 2 pm daily.
WHY EGG HARBOR CAFE?
We start with amazing employees who bring a wide variety of strengths, abilities and aspirations, and add in strong guiding values and systems that support personal and professional growth. We mix this into an organization where previous restaurant experience is not as important as integrity, teamwork, character, and passion for the hospitality business, then develop restaurant leaders who thrive in an atmosphere of optimism and opportunity. We always promote from within.
From entry-level to management, all team members share the following ingredients:
Flexible, energetic personality
Dedication to achieving goals
Energized in the morning
Genuine enjoyment of people
Motivation to learn and grow
Honest with a great work ethic
Go to our website and click on the “Careers” tab to apply. Home | Egg Harbor Cafe
Emmett’s Brewing Co.
Looking for a new job? What better of a time to start than the holiday season to join our team! As the holidays quickly approach, we are looking for people who thrive in a fast paced and exciting environment. We pride ourselves on outstanding service and attention to detail. We are searching for employees who want a place to stay and grow. Our current team member needs are hosts, bussers, servers, line cooks, dishwashers, and managers. Anyone with banquet or bartending experience is a bonus. Please apply at https://emmetts-brewery-careers.r365hire.com/account
The Galleria Hair Salon and Day Spa
5147 Mochel, 630-512-0200
The Galleria Hair Salon and Day Spa is looking to add a few more Independent stylist and nail techs to our Salon. If you are already an independent contractor or you’ve been thinking of becoming your own boss, we will work with you to help make the transition very easily. As a independent contractor you make your own hours charge your own prices keep your own books and take time off whenever you want. You have a closed glass retail cabinet next to your station, so you can keep all the profits from all of your retail sales. Everyone has a very large lockable storage cabinet in the back room for all of your supplies. The Galleria Hair Salon and Day Spa is the place you need to be. We are a very large salon with plenty of space between our oversized stations, shampoo bowls and dryer chairs. We also invested in a high tech air filtration system in the salon for great ventilation. We are located in the heart of downtown Downers Grove right in front of the parking garage. Not only is there plenty of parking options around the building or in the garage for your clients, you will receive as a bonus free covered parking. No more having to clean snow off your car after a long day of work or getting into a hot car that’s been baking in the sun all day. If you are looking to add more clients to your book you need to join The Galleria. The added benefit of working in a established Salon as an independent stylist is that we have new clients calling our salon all the time with our great reputation and our perfect in town location. If you love doing hair color please check out our Salon. We can definitely help you build up your hair color clientele. Additionally we have cameras and security system for your comfort and protection. Please call or text with any questions and ask for Harley at 630-204-1836
Gia Mia 994 Warren Avenue Gia Mia Downers Grove is hiring for Hosts and Bussers! We are looking for candidates that can multitask, have positive attitudes, are friendly, outgoing, and can thrive in a fast-paced environment. Submit your application to: www.giamiapizzabar.com/hourly-jobs (and select Downers Grove tab).
Happy Dog Barkery Sales Associate – Do you *Love dogs and People? *Enjoy learning about dog health, wellness and fun? *Relish helping, talking to and interacting with customers? *Have lots of positive energy and enthusiasm? *Excel at building and nurturing relationships? *Strive to be unique and grow in your role? Then our fabulous store may be the place for you. Come join our team and meet, greet and interact with dogs (and the occasional other critter) as you learn about canine enrichment, wellness and nutrition and then use that knowledge to enhance the lives of our customers’ companion animals. The right candidate must be available on weekends and able to lift up to 50#. We offer a competitive retail salary, generous discount program, on-the-job training and bonus program. Full or part time available. High school or equivalent required. Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Happy Dog Barkery BAKER – We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working baker to join our energetic team. This candidate would also do some all-around kitchen duties. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: *Preparing and baking cakes and cookies for dogs/cats, including rolling/cutting dough as well as working with meat/liver products. * Maintaining a clean workspace. * Fulfilling customer requests and special orders. *Dishwashing and shared cleaning duties with the rest of the kitchen team. Candidates must be able to lift 50lbs and be able to stand for their shift. This is a physical job and strength is required. You will be lifting/moving/cutting dough, which does require strength. But it is also a fun job with great co-workers and dogs! Hours are Wednesday/Thursday/Friday from 11 or 12am to 6pm and Saturday 9am-5pm. Please send resume to email@example.com
Home Helpers of DuPage & Will County: Starting at $17/hour
4905 Main Street- (630) 515-1185
Immediate openings for skilled caregivers to provide in home services to the elderly population. Prior caregiving experience preferred. You can apply in person at our office or on our website https://hh58363p.clearcareonline.com/apply/
If you have any questions reach out to Amber at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Kaminski – Seeking a part time Dental Hygienist to join our team of professionals 3 days a week in our small, downtown Downers Grove office. Recent graduates are welcome to apply. Requirements:
- Valid dental hygiene license
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work well as part of a team
- Familiarity with dental software programs
Please submit your resume to email@example.com for consideration.
Kumon Math and Reading Center of Downers Grove
We’re looking for energetic staff who enjoy working with children (age preschool through high school). For over 60 years Kumon Centers worldwide have helped millions of children discover the joy of learning, build confidence, and maximize their potential. Available positions include math, reading, and early learner assistants and graders. **We are looking for someone with availability during afternoon and evening hours Monday-Thursday.** See more details on our website: Kumon Downers Grove Downtown. Please contact Carolyn with any questions! Phone: 630-526-0088 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
5129 Main Street We are a new donut shop located in Downtown Downers Grove. All positions are available and shifts may be flexible. Looking for both shift leaders and part/full time employees who: *maintain regular and consistent attendance and punctuality *meet store operating policies and standards, including providing quality food products, cash handling and store safety and security * engage with LukuMadness customers and maintain friendly demeanor *pack donuts and provide product information at the donut counter *ability to learn menu items and pack accurately *maintain clean working space *Available to perform many different tasks within store during each shift. Apply by emailing us at email@example.com
Pinecone Cottage Tea House Pinecone Cottage has been serving Afternoon Tea in Downtown Downers Grove for 20 years! Our goal is for our guests to experience the beauty of the world through our tea centric cuisine and we’re looking for team members who feel the same way. If you like to bake, cook, eat, prepare, and serve Afternoon Tea, playing with pretty things, cleaning dishes, arranging flowers and all the fun activities associated with Afternoon Tea, please call Pam Geralds, chef/owner, at 630.963.9130 or send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. This is a flexible part time position Wednesday – Sunday, 9am – 6pm.
Hours per week needed: 15 – 20 hours
Business description: PoundCake Bakery Inc. is a specialty bakery in downtown Lisle with a second location recently opened in downtown Downers Grove. We offer standard and specialty flavor pound cakes, pies, quiches, scones, bar cookies and other baked goods, along with brewed coffee and espresso drinks. Position description: Opportunity exists for potential employee with “moderate” baking skills; have either baked cakes (from scratch) or have made pound cake as part of their baking skill set. Ability to follow recipes and produce final finished product with quality. Other baking experience can include baking sweet or savory breads, pies, and scones. Further aspects of position do include interfacing with customers at store, taking custom orders, bagging and labeling product for final sale, and clean-up of premises. Commercial baking experience preferred in bakery/restaurant/food service establishment. . Hours: Flexible. More information here. Baking will be done in their Lisle location; Downers Grove location is retail only.
RyBell’s Blow Dry Bar
5221 Main St.
Hair Stylist Whether you’re a new stylist, or you’re an experienced stylist looking for a change this is the place for you. No cuts or colors, just blow outs, Make money right away with a guaranteed base wage plus tips. Work flexible schedules. Submit your resume to Beth at email@example.com
1121 Warren Ave, Downers Grove, IL ~ 630.357.2456
Position Title: Licensed Therapists (full and part-time): Clinical Psychologists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors and Marriage and Family Description: SamaraCare is a mission-driven non-profit offering counseling and psychiatric care to diverse clients of all ages. We prioritize whole person care including the emotional, physical, spiritual, and social aspects of our clients’ lives. Many of our clients have behavioral health insurance, however we also provide reduced cost care to those who are uninsured, underinsured and/or facing financial hardships. Spiritually integrated counseling is available to those interested. We are hiring clinicians and would welcome LCPC’s, LCSW’s and psychologists. LPC’s and LSW’s would need to be onsite in Naperville at least three days a week while obtaining their clinical hours for LCPC or LCSW. All our therapists offer goal-oriented counseling services in a broad range of specialty areas including: anxiety/panic disorders, depression/stress, autism spectrum, geriatric issues, grief and loss, learning disabilities, marital and family conflict, PTSD, social/emotional functioning, substance abuse/addiction and trauma recovery. How to apply: Contact Monica Guilhot – firstname.lastname@example.org
Tivoli Bowling Center
Front Counter (21yrs. and older handles alcohol sales as well) and Pin Chasers (16yrs. and up) – Answer the phone in a courteous manner, identifying yourself and the bowling alley; Communicate reservation rates, policies and procedures; Operate Qubica (open, close, set and cycle lanes, enter food orders, take payments, count change, etc.); Lift and operate oil machine to oil lanes daily; Stock, organize and maintain beer and walk-in coolers; Maintain Dry Storage room organization and cleanliness; Clean approaches and bowler’s areas, including touch pads; Maintain Restrooms; Run food to guests, refill drinks, and ensure all guest’s needs are attended to; Wipe down guest garbage cans, empty during shift as needed; Fill and maintain the chip rack and candy counter; Clean and Sanitize guest tables and chairs/barstools after every use and as needed; Sanitize shoes and bowling balls after each use; Sweep all floors as needed, both in bowling areas and all general areas; Assist in set-up and execution of special events as scheduled. Please apply here or stop by the bowl to fill out an application.
936 Warren Avenue ~ 630-968-6450 Housekeeper. Part time. In this position the candidate would be responsible for cleaning tenants rooms. This includes changing linens, dusting, vacuuming, and cleaning the bathroom. To apply come in and fill out an application or apply online here.
5021 Highland Avenue
Position Title: Assistant Manager – Theatre (part-time)
1. General Duties
Prepare / maintain a weekly employee schedule; operate within this schedule to realize satisfactory performance and profitability; take weekly inventory of concession items and operating supplies; perform basic repairs, report and write work orders for items beyond your ability; enter and receive information through the computer; interact with the public to promote and maintain patronage of the theatre, greet guests; ensure end of month paperwork is completed and turned in to the office on time
2. Interview, Hire & Train All Personnel
Advertise for openings with assistance of the corporate office; screen and interview applicants; send applicants for drug testing and obtain results; provide job descriptions for employees; provide on-the-job training for employees; evaluate employee’s performance
3. Supervise Daily Operations
Verify payroll, bank deposits, receipts and disbursements and make daily deposits; check maintenance and housekeeping; assure quality and profitability of concession counter; supervise on site staff
4. Operate Booth
Upload and view movies; maintain clean projectors and booths
Experience/Special Skills: Management experience preferred; basic math skills required, mechanical aptitude, ability to effectively deal with people, computer and projector experience helpful, effective verbal and written communication.
Applicants can apply in person, online at https://www.classiccinemas.com/employment.