Work in Downtown Downers Grove

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.

The following local businesses are hiring, scroll down for more information: Ballydoyle Irish Pub, Egg Harbor Cafe, Emmett’s Brewing Co., Every Day’s a Sundae, ForYouDesign, Heritage House Florist, Home Helpers of DuPage and Will County, Kumon Math and Reading Center of Downers Grove, Poundcake Bakery, Rybell’s Blow Dry Bar, SamaraCare Counseling, SPENGA, Tivoli Bowl, Tivoli Hotel, Tivoli Theatre, YogaSix and Wasabi Restaurant and Bar

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

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.
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:
Positive attitude
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.
It is going to be a great summer to join our team! As the weather warms up so does our patio season. 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 summer job or 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

Every Day’s A Sundae
Looking for friendly smiles to work day or afternoon/evening shifts! Apply here.

FYD (ForYouDesign)
935 Curtiss St., #7 ~ 708-785-4960
FYD is a collaborative team of designers, developers, and marketing specialists who connect businesses to their audiences by building memorable brands. We are looking for a Freelance Frontend Developer who will take on a key role on our team to deliver functional, intuitive websites.
Details: Contract position (20hrs/week) with potential full-time role after 3 months. Remote position but welcome to be onsite if preferred. Requirements: Experience working with frameworks such as WordPress and Laravel. Detailed experience with coding and the ability to troubleshoot and analyze websites using HTML, SCSS, JS, and comparable languages. Maintain code integrity and organization with a knowledge of code versioning tools such as Git. Click here to apply:

Heritage House Florist
5109 Main Street – 630-968-0700
Heritage House Florist located in vibrant downtown Downers Grove is family-owned flower shop established in 1925. Our great reputation for exquisite funeral, wedding and everyday occasions for premium flower arrangements and excellent customer service. See our many great reviews online. We offer a great work environment for all employees.

Busy family owned flower shop seeking energetic person with 2 years minimum floral designer experience. Event and wedding experience a plus. 30-35 hours weekly. More information here.

Home Helpers of DuPage & Will County: $15-$17/Hr
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
If you have any questions reach out to Amber at:

Kumon Math and Reading Center of Downers Grove 
We’re looking for energetic staff who enjoy working with children between the ages of preschool and high school. For over 60 years Kumon Centers worldwide have helped millions of children discover the joy of learning and their own boundless possibilities. Currently, we are looking for a Math assistant, a reading assistant, and an Early Learner assistant (Support developing number sense and reading skill) in Downers Grove Downtown Center. *Looking for someone who can work on Saturday morning classes. Please see more details in our website: Kumon Downers Grove Downtown
Please contact Risa for any questions! 630-526-0088 Email:

Hours per week needed: 15 – 20 hours
Business description: PoundCake Bakery Inc. is newly opened retail store in Downtown Lisle with a second location opening in downtown Downers Grove; offering standard and specialty pound cakes, muffins, scones, egg bytes, sweet and savory breads, pies, and bar
cookies. With two part time bakers and the owner who bake all products on site; there is a need for
another part time baker.
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. Hours: Flexible. Store is small and cannot accommodate more than two people baking at once; there
are standard ovens and one convection oven.
More information here. Baking will be done in their Lisle location.

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

SamaraCare Counseling 
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 Therapists
Description: We are seeking licensed therapists to provide psychotherapy to children, adolescents and adults. SamaraCare (501C3)  is a thriving practice with offices in Downers Grove, Lisle and Naperville that was founded over 50 years ago to serve people of all ages, and socio-economic status. We work with individuals, couples and families who range from paying full fee to those who receive fee subsidized care. We have expertise in working with a variety of issues including; mood disorders, anxiety, OCD, PTSD, developmental issues (such as ADHD or autism spectrum disorders, behavioral issues), addictions, life transitions as well as other diagnoses. Our staff includes: psychiatrists, licensed clinical psychologists, licensed clinical social workers, licensed clinical professional counselors, and licensed marriage and family therapists. We utilize a rich variety of theoretical perspectives and integrate spiritually informed therapy into the clinical practice as appropriate. How to apply: Contact Monica Guilhot –

SPENGA – Downers Grove 
5216 Main Street
Front Desk Sales Manager
Looking for energetic, fitness-minded individuals! Hours are 4:45-8:30am & 4-8pm during the week, and weekend mornings. Days of the week are very flexible. Free Unlimited Membership for all employees! Email to set up an interview! 
SPENGA’s format of 20 minutes of spin, 20 minutes of strength training, and 20 minutes of yoga combines the three pillars of fitness all in one 60-minute group training workout. Led by our highly trained instructors, our philosophy makes for strong bodies and strong minds. You won’t find a workout like this at your local gym. SPENGA is a community of like-minded individuals all looking to make the most out of their lives and their workouts, and every time you step into our studio, we guarantee we’ll be there cheering you on every ride, rep and revive!

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.

Tivoli Hotel
936 Warren Avenue ~ 630-968-6450
Desk Clerk.  Part time. In this position the candidate would be responsible for collecting rents, checking in new tenants and light housekeeping chores. To apply they can come in and fill out an application or apply online here.

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.

Tivoli Theatre
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

Part time Wellness Advisor
The Wellness Advisor assists the Studio Manager with new membership sales as well the retention of current members.  The Wellness Advisor provides superior customer service while assisting new and current members in class selections, answering membership questions, and transacting merchandise purchases. We expect you to be excited about meeting and greeting our customers and be part of building a strong YogaSix community. The Wellness Advisor also assists with studio cleanliness. Contact:

Wasabi Restaurant & Bar
We are seeking a FOH Manager to join our team! You will be responsible for providing customers with a memorable dining experience. 
– Supervise and coordinate all culinary activities
– Oversee guest services and resolve issues
– Ensure a high quality of ingredients and food preparation
– Train and manage FOH Members
– Create and adjust staff schedules to meet restaurant needs
– Adhere to all safety and sanitation regulations
– Hiring and Training
– Previous experience in food service or other related fields
– Strong leadership qualities
– Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
– Excellent written and communication skills
– Strong attention to detail
This is a full time position. Salary: Annual   $45,000-$55,000.
Please send your info to attach your resume, or contact Ben at 718-200-0828.