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All jobs posted to this site have been submitted by Downtown Oak Park small businesses. We will update listings bi-weekly, but do not guarantee that the merchants listed below are still hiring. The job listings that are featured are located within the Downtown Oak Park business district; Harlem to Ontario, Ontario to Forest, Forest to North Blvd and North Blvd to Harlem.

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Business Name Tacos El Tio #4
Position Title Waitress
Job Description Looking for a high energy, positive and up beat waitress with some experience to be able to take care of customers in a timely matter and always smiling and be able to perform misc. duties.
Address 1115 Lake St. Oak Park, IL
Phone 708-948-7243
How should candidates apply? Via phone or in-person
Business Name YogaSix
Position Title Fitness Sales Associate
Job Description If you are passionate about health and fitness, enjoy connecting with people and thrive in an environment that encourages you to exceed personal and team goals – this is the role for you! Our ideal candidate brings at least a year of sales experience along with a good understanding of prospecting leads through telemarketing, phone sales, and member referrals. If you are interested in starting or growing your sales career in the dynamic fitness industry, apply today!

Fitness Sales Associate duties include working closely with current and potential customers to recommend classes and membership options based on their wellness goals, answer their questions about the studio and help resolve customer concerns. The Fitness Sales Associate is responsible for appointment booking and ensuring first time visitors to studio have an overwhelmingly positive experience. The successful Sales associate will stay up-to-date with sales promotions, maintain the studio’s visual appearance in high standards, and strive to exceed individual and studio sales goals.


  • Customer experience: welcome visitors and members to the studio, answer phones and assist customers at the front desk with various administrative tasks. Handle member issues professionally and objectively, seeking to resolve them through exceptional customer service. Build productive trust relationships with customers.
  • Sales: Support the sales process by contacting sales prospects via telephone and text messaging, setting up appointments, and reviewing membership options with new visitors to the studio. Assess customers needs and provide assistance and information on studio features, class offerings and membership options. Meet and exceed weekly and monthly sales goals established by the General Manager
  • Prospecting: support in and out of studio events to generate new sales prospects (health fairs, community events, marathons, etc.) Support studio marketing and social media activities.
  • Member engagement: Conduct studio tours with new prospects to build rapport to facilitate sales; set new members up for success, support members with class selection and participate/lead member appreciation events
  • Operations: Maintain a high degree of cleanliness and studio presentation for current and potential customers. Assist in maintaining a safe environment for all.
  • Self Management: Assumes responsibility for developing selling skills, reviewing training materials and participating in staff meetings to support achievement of personal and studio goals. “Go the extra mile” to drive sales and deliver exceptional customer service
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Proven work experience as a Retail Sales associate, Sales representative or similar role (i.e. Orangetheory fitness, Gym or health club front desk, Gap, Victoria’s Secret)
  • Basic understanding of sales principles and customer service practices
  • Proficiency in English
  • Excellent phone skills
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills
  • A friendly and energetic personality with customer service focus
  • Ability to perform under pressure and address complaints in a timely manner
  • Availability to work flexible shifts
  • BS degree in Marketing or related field would be a plus
Address 1006 Lake St, Oak Park, IL
Phone 708-328-3780
How should candidates apply? Online via
Business Name Polished Nails & Day Spa
Position Title Nail Technician, Salon Assistant, Eyebrow Threading + Waxing Specialist, Esthetician, Tanning Consultant
Job Description Thanks for your interest in Polished Nails! Polished Nail Salon and Spa has recently moved to a bigger and better location and is looking to build a team of hard-working, professional, and motivated individuals with a positive go-getter attitude! Polished opens with a long list of clientele that are eager to get back into our chairs and we need YOU to help us give them the best experience possible.

Polished employees are responsible for:

  • Providing top-notch customer service with a positive attitude.
  • Nurturing new and existing clientele relationships with bi-weekly check-ins.
  • Making efforts to execute consistent customer outreach to drive appointment bookings + sales.
  • Nail Technician skills listed below are a plus:
    • Nail art and design experience (Intermediate)
    • Dipping powder application experience (Intermediate)
    • Application of acrylic nails (Advanced)
  • Evaluating the condition of clients’ service requests and ability to recommend best option for the client and business.
  • Attention to proper sanitization and cleanliness of workspace.
  • Eagerness to maximize upsell opportunities of products and/or services.
  • Ensuring that required supplies are adequately stocked.


  • Credible license in desired position.
  • Intermediate to advanced experience in specific service.
  • Attention to detail and patience.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Exceptional customer service skills.

Work Location: Oak Park, IL

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: Commission-based (i.e. services + products)

Schedule: Monday-Sunday

What are the perks??

  • Monthly contests.
  • 1 week of part-time PTO per year (after 90 days of employment).
  • 5 paid sick days per year (after 30 days of employment).
  • Paid holidays include Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Polished Nail Salon is an equal opportunity employer. We take pride in growing a diverse community; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, disability, or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds.

Address 103 N Marion Street, Oak Park, IL 60301
Phone 708-763-0292
How should candidates apply?
Business Name BLOCH Oak Park
Position Title Full-Time Team Supervisor
Job Description We are looking for the next full-time Team Supervisor to join our Oak Park (Chicago) store team and provide world-class service to our customers. About the role: • Be passionate about dance, BLOCH products and services • Demonstrate enthusiasm and eagerness to learn the fundamentals of all store roles, including but not limited to Service, Visual Presentation, and Stockroom • Deliver the best possible service and attention to all consumers • Assist the team in executing all daily retail operations to ensure premium service and smooth store functioning • Develop positive relationships with consumers and teammates • Maintain knowledge of various store operational duties and be available to operate cash register for regular transactions, opening/closing store procedures, perform shipping and receiving duties, stock the floor, perform cleaning duties, and build visual displays when necessary necessary What We’re Looking For: • You’re able to work varied hours and days that meet the needs of the business including weekends • You are open to feedback, communicate well and take action as required • You’re able to learn and utilize technology • You are a team player and brand advocate who brings passions, energy, drive & positivity into customer interactions • 1 to 2 years of retail experience preferrable • Due to specialist nature of our products, must have a dance background or a keen interest in dance • You are professional who takes attendance and integrity seriously, is reliable, task focused and does the right thing Benefits at BLOCH: • Competitive rate/salary • Opportunity to earn sales-based commission • Training & Development • Attractive Employee Discount • Clothing Allowance To apply please email your resume and covering letter outlining your suitability for the role and notice period to &
Address BLOCH, 159 N Marion St, Oak Park, IL 60301
Phone 0017737455600
How should candidates apply? Ask in-store for further details or email your resume and covering letter to /
Business Name Little Gem Cafe + Encore! by Little Gem
Position Title Bartender – Food Runner – Bar backs
Job Description Positions open for Bartenders Food Runners Bar Backs
Address 189 N Marion St. Oak Park IL 60301
Phone 9173278997
How should candidates apply? Please call, Text or email me.
Business Name Wise Cup
Position Title Junior Manager
Job Description Part-time Junior Manager Position starting at $14 per hour + tips
Address 1018 lake street
Phone (708) 383-5253
How should candidates apply? Email your resume or drop off at the cafe
Business Name Sushi House Oak Park
Position Title Server and Host
Job Description Looking for server and host now! Please submit your resume to
Address 1107 Lake St, Oak Park, IL 60301
Phone 7086608899
How should candidates apply? Email, Walk-in
Business Name Brookdale Oak Park
Position Title Server
Job Description Great first job for students to earn cash and assume responsibility. Take orders and serve food to older adults living in a beautiful retirement community. Short 4 hour evening shifts. Flexible schedule and perks! Walk-in interviews everyday between 1:00pm and 4:00 pm. Scholarship opportunities
Address 1111 Ontario
Phone 708-383-1111
How should candidates apply? Walk-in interviews everyday from 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm
Business Name Unity of Oak Park
Position Title Administrative Assistant, $20 an hour, 30-35 hours per week
Job Description The Administrative Assistant position is open at Unity of Oak Park. $20 an hour, 30-35 hours per week, flexible for someone with school age kids. See full job description and how to apply at
Address 405 N. Euclid Oak Park, IL
How should candidates apply? Submit cover letter and resume to Rev. Ev Godina at
Business Name Fitness Formula Clubs
Position Title Morning Male Housekeeper
Job Description Shift Requirements are Monday-Friday 6:00am-2:00pm Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Provide a clean, safe, and healthy environment for members, guests, and co-workers. Demonstrate a positive customer service attitude in keeping with the company Core Values of Friendliness, Superior Service, Integrity, Safety and Improvement. Respond to the members concerns, suggestions and requests. Other projects as assigned by Director of Operations or MOD.
Address 1114 Lake Street, Oak Park 60301
Phone 708-383-1114
How should candidates apply? Website
Business Name Fleet Feet Oak Park
Position Title Outfitter
Job Description Part-Time Retail Sales Associate Fleet Feet Oak Park The Rundown: As an Outfitter, you are the heart and sole (pun intended) of our brand. You have the opportunity to recommend gear and products that a customer will use to cross their next finish line, regardless of what that looks like. This position is always going above and beyond to take care of our customers and communities. You will be part of a dynamic group that builds and maintains meaningful relationships with customers, vendors, and peers by listening to customer needs, providing personalized solutions, and, ultimately, outfitting them with everything they need to get started or keep going. We pride ourselves on putting people first and know that what we do each day does not happen anywhere else. We truly believe that running changes everything. We strive to inspire the runner in everyone by empowering anyone who runs through social experiences and personalized solutions. Joining Fleet Feet is joining a team and a community that ignites and promotes running and fitness. Qualifiers: – Available to work a flexible schedule, including, days, evenings, weekends and holidays – Experience in a customer-facing sales environment preferred – Proactive learner and sound decision-maker – Passionate, positive, self-motivated and detail-oriented – Accountable and adaptable – Does the right thing – Collaborative and customer-centric – Willing to go above and beyond when needed – Communicate professionally with customers and team – Deliver the best customer experience by outfitting each customer that walks through the door – Support all Fleet Feet Chicago initiatives, activities and functions Perks: – In-store Discount of 50% off most products – Weekend Boost Pay* – Bonus Pay Plan – High energy and fun atmosphere – Training and advancement opportunities within the Fleet Feet brand – Community involvement and community service activities – Training Program, Race entries, and Product discounts – Passionate team members Want to join our Team? Are you looking to turn your passion into your career, work with like-minded people in a fast-paced, fun and customer-centric environment? Then we want you!
Address 102 N Marion St, Oak Park IL
Phone 708-383-3338
How should candidates apply? online through
Business Name Khyber Pass
Position Title FOH & BOH restaurant positions
Job Description We are hiring for front & back of house positions; cooks, servers, bussers, dishwashers & more! Call (708) 724-6446 for more details.
Address 1031 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL 60301
Phone 7087246446
How should candidates apply? Call (708) 724-6446 to apply
Business Name Fitness Formula Clubs
Position Title Female Housekeeper-Part time
Job Description The Housekeeper will work in direct support of the Operations Manager. This position is responsible for the cleanliness and basic maintenance of the entire club at all times by performing each housekeeping task and paying strict attention to detail. Your primary role is to get and keep members. Must have weekend availability.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide a clean, safe, and healthy environment for members, guests, and co-workers.
  • Every staff member, regardless of position, has a primary and urgent responsibility to clean and disinfect all club components as they are used by members and guests and yourself.
  • Help retain and attain new members through club promotion and customer service excellence.
  • Demonstrate a positive customer service attitude in keeping with the company Core Values of Friendliness, Superior Service, Integrity, Safety and Improvement.
  • Respond to the members’ concerns, suggestions and requests.
  • Keep all areas of the club clean and orderly at all times.
  • Other projects as assigned by the Director of Operations or MOD. Maintain high standards of cleanliness as set by the club.


  • Previous custodial, janitorial, housekeeping or related experience strongly desired
  • Ability to multi-task, demonstrate initiative and complete tasks assigned while adhering to deadlines
  • Must be able to bend, lift or stand for periods of time with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must know and demonstrate the proper use of chemicals and other cleaning supplies
  • Must be detail-oriented and have excellent work ethic
Address 1114 Lake St
Phone 7083831114
How should candidates apply?
Business Name Tre Sorelle Ristorante
Position Title Experienced Server & Phone/Counter Help
Job Description Tre Sorelle Ristorante is looking to fill two positions: – Experienced Server – Phone/Counter Help
Address 1111 Lake Street
Phone 708-670-6060
How should candidates apply? Call 708-670-6060
Business Name Kalamata Kitchen
Position Title Server
Job Description Looking for servers
Address 105 N Marion St
Phone 7086283661
Business Name Stogie Life Cigar Shop
Position Title Part Time Retailer
Job Description Opening for part time retailer for retail cigar boutique in downtown Oak Park. Responsibilities include cash in and out reports either beginning or ending of required shift. Cashier experience is helpful. Cigar retail experience is a plus but not required. Will Train. Between 10 – 20 hours weekly. Some weekends required. This is strictly a retail cigar boutique. No smoking allowed on premises.
Address 1016 North Boulevard, Oak Park, IL 60453
How should candidates apply? Please submit email with resume if interested.
Business Name
Position Title shampoo / assistant
Job Description part time, hourly wage
Address 169 n marion st
Phone +17083868000
How should candidates apply? call 708-386-8000 to set up a interview with linda or anthony
Business Name Yoga Six/Oak Park
Position Title Yoga Instructor
Job Description Yoga Teacher for Vinyasa-Based Heated Yoga & Sculpt Studio Oak Park.

YogaSix Oak Park is looking for dedicated teachers that want to grow and take their teaching to the next level, and have the desire to join an amazing tribe of teachers that is changing lives. We are seeking warm, outgoing, engaging team members who thrive in a community environment and are committed to guiding classes that are empowering, energizing, and FUN. Teachers are hired as employees (not independent contractors) as we invest in your development and growth.

Qualities of Great YogaSix Teachers:

  • The ability to create connection Knowledge of the techniques and material
  • The ability to communicate and the willingness to be in conversation
  • Being a gate keeper of the space
  • Being willing to tune in to our needs and the needs of our team members
  • Leading from a place of rich personal experience
  • Committed to always remain a student themselves, eager for growth, coaching, and continued development

Job Responsibilities:

  • Arrive to studio a minimum of 15-30minutes prior to class start time
  • Create a personal connection with each student
  • Create a class experience that shows your personality and skills while adhering to the Yoga Six standards and guidelines for each of the six core class types
  • Set up class room appropriately: Props, Mat Spacing, Music, Lighting  Provide top notch class instruction
  • Follow up with students after class
  • Clean studio space
  • Build community and connection

Position Requirements:

  • Outgoing personality with a strong desire to provide exceptional client service
  • Genuine ability to connect with complete strangers on a personal level
  • Willingness to grow and remain a student forever
  • A sense of humor
  • Demonstrate the ability to teach a safe, fun, and creative class with a genuine interest in student success, whether novice or seasoned practitioner
  • Minimum 200 hour Yoga Alliance Certification  1+ years teaching experience preferred Current CPR Certification Physical Requirements
  • Must be physically able to walk through the classroom freely in order to demo postures and transitions in a heated room, monitor students’ movements, provide them with hands-on adjustments (as needed and if desired by students) and to facilitate dynamic, energizing, empowering and fun yoga and fitness classes
  • Able to demonstrate exercises relevant to class style, as is frequently required.
  • Physically able to lift and carry 1-10 lb. equipment Adjust and operate equipment.
  • Strong verbal skills (proficient in speaking and understanding English)
  • Equal Opportunity Employment YogaSix provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

In addition to federal law requirements, YogaSix complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Note: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job as they may change at any time with or without notice.

How to Apply for this position, and join the incredible tribe of teaching professionals at YogaSix: E-mail with the subject line “Teacher Position” and attach the following documents.  Resume PDF of 200hr Teaching Certificate
 Screened candidates will be invited to an initial interview, and those that move forward will be asked to submit an audition video.

Compensation: Class rate varies on experience/ability/formats.

Address 1005 Lake St
Phone 708-328-3780
How should candidates apply? email
Business Name Classic Lake Theatre
Position Title Floorstaff
Job Description Cashiers, ticket takers, ushers, concession
Address 1022 Lake St
Phone 7088488870
How should candidates apply? Go to or pick up application at the box office
Business Name The Emerson
Position Title Leasing Consultant
Job Description Overview Our Company: At LMC, it’s all about the team. LMC is a very special place to work, largely because of the special people who work here. Our company culture is infused with spirit, enthusiasm, passion, and vitality. From high-rise buildings to garden-style communities to restoring historic locations, LMC Construction is proud of its adaptive approach, its dedication to sustainability, and its commitment to building great neighborhoods for people to call home. Above all else, we are committed to quality, communication, and integrity. Sure, we map out blueprints and communities, but we also map out careers. Hope you are looking for opportunities at one of America’s leading apartment developers and one of the top 2019 Best Place to Work in Multifamily, because here they come. Responsibilities Summary of Position: Executes the community’s marketing, leasing, and renewal strategies to achieve occupancy, revenue, and resident retention goals by performing all activities related to leasing to new residents, providing resident satisfaction throughout the term of the lease, and securing resident lease renewals.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs all sales and leasing activities to achieve the community’s revenue and occupancy goals by greeting and qualifying prospective residents, conducting community tours and showing apartment homes, processing applications, credit screening, and criminal background checks, preparing the lease and move-in package, and ensuring a smooth resident move-in and lease signing.
  • Stays informed about current market and competitor conditions that may impact the community’s occupancy and sales results, develops and implements short- and long-term marketing plans and goals to sustain occupancy, and follows the community’s established policies related to concessions, specials, and other programs to boost occupancy.
  • Uses the on-site community management software application (OneSite) to track apartment home availability, record traffic and leasing activities, manage resident and future resident’s data, and capture critical demographic and other information about existing and future residents.
  • Ensures that the community meets LMC’s standards by daily inspecting the marketing corridor and leasing tour, communicating maintenance and upkeep needs to the community’s maintenance team, merchandising and ensuring physically appealing models and amenities, and preparing the leasing office for daily leasing activities.
  • Follows-up with future guests and new residents to ensure satisfaction by sending e-mail, thank-you notes, and cards or making telephone calls or other contacts to finalize decisions to lease and/or renew.
  • Executes activities in support of the community’s lease renewal program by preparing lease renewal letters and packages for residents, meeting with and contacting renewing residents in advance of move-out dates, and ensuring that lease renewal documents are signed and implemented on time.
  • Responds quickly and courteously to resident concerns and questions, and takes prompt action to solve problems and/or document and convey resident or other requests to the appropriate individual.
  • Completes various accounting, financial, administrative reports. Follows established policies and procedures by monitoring and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and operational processes related to area of responsibility and reporting violations or infractions to appropriate individual.
  • Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with LMC, community, and departmental policies, procedures, and standards by immediately reporting any mechanical or electrical equipment malfunctions, Associate/visitor/resident injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to appropriate individual.
  • Identifies areas for improvement and offers suggestions and recommendations to improve efficiency and productivity.
  • Keeps abreast of current changes in technology, processes, and standards within the industry and area of responsibility by attending internal and external training classes, research and/or subscribing to the internet or other professional publications, or utilizing other appropriate method to obtain business and professional information, and applies knowledge and practices to area of responsibility.
  • Ability to keep sensitive information highly confidential at all times.

Qualifications Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business is preferred.
  • Minimum of one to two years of experience in leasing, sales, or marketing that demonstrates customer service background sufficient to resolve customer complaints.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write, and communicate effectively to comprehend and complete legal documents, sell and explain apartment amenities, and answer questions regarding residency.
  • Proficiency in executing sales skills, such as generating sales leads, conducting sales presentations, qualifying prospects, and closing. Literate with computerized financial and word processing software.
  • Demonstrated mathematical and analysis skills necessary to add, subtract, multiply, and divide numbers, decimals, and fractions, and calculate percentages in order to complete, understand and interpret financial records, budgets, and other fiscal reporting information.
  • Proficiency and fluency in using the internet for marketing, advertising, and sales-related circumstances, including using Craig’s List, Google and other search engines, and navigating the internet and websites. Must have a valid state approved driver’s license.

Physical Requirements:

  • This is a position which requires the Leasing Professional to frequently walk, stand, and climb stairs in/around apartment homes, models, and apartment communities.
  • Must also have the ability to operate an automobile, operate computer equipment, speak, hear, bend, stoop, reach, lift, and move and carry up to 20 lbs.
  • Finger dexterity is necessary.
  • Rare or regular travel may be required to assist other apartment communities as needed, attend training classes, business meetings, or other situations necessary for the accomplishment of some or all of the daily responsibilities of this position. Must be able to work inside and outside in all weather conditions (rain, snow, heat, hail, wind, sleet).

Additional Requirements:

  • Associates must be able to work a flexible schedule, which includes shifts during evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Arrive to work on time.
  • Follow directions from a supervisor.
  • Interact well with co-workers.
  • Understand and follow posted work rules and procedures.
  • Accept constructive criticism.

This description outlines the basic responsibilities and requirements for the position noted. This is not a comprehensive listing of all job duties of the Associates. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Address 1135 Westgate Street, Oak Park, IL 60301
Phone 980-273-7226
How should candidates apply? Forward Resumes to
Business Name Brookdale Oak Park
Position Title Dining Room Server
Job Description Takes orders and delivers meals to senior residents in restaurant. Energetic fun atmosphere. Training available. Great first job for high school or college students! Full and Part time shifts available.
Address 1111 Ontario St., Oak Park, IL 60302
Phone 708-383-1111
How should candidates apply? Call Ginger 708 383-1111 or stop by and fill out an application
Business Name Brookdale Oak Park
Position Title CNA, Certified Nursing Aide
Job Description Help seniors in wonderful Assisted Living environment. Amazing residents and great co-workers. Full Time overnight shift 10:00pm to 6:00am or Part Time 6:00am to Noon.
Address 1111 Ontario Street, Oak Park, IL 60302
Phone 708-383-1111
How should candidates apply? Call Ginger 708 383-1111
Business Name Brookdale Oak Park
Position Title Caregiver
Job Description Join our amazing team of caregivers assisting seniors with everyday tasks like, dog walking, medication reminders, assistance with dressing, and companionship. You will meet some wonderful residents and fellow staff members. Make a difference!
Address 1111 Ontario St., Oak Park, IL 60302
Phone 708-383-1111
How should candidates apply? Call Ginger 708 383-1111 or stop by to fill out an application
Business Name Nando’s Peri Peri
Position Title Team Member
Job Description Come and explore the delights of South African cuisine at Nando’s. We are looking for energetic, team oriented, positive folks to join our team. We have all positions available for the right person, front of the house and back of the house. Best pay around!
Address 1138 Lake St. Oak Park, IL
Phone 708-434-6296
How should candidates apply? Go to to fill out an e-application. We review them weekly.