Job Listings

downtown elginDowntown Elgin is home to businesses and non profits who are looking to hire those who want to work in an urban environment.  A convenient location where one can use various modes of transportation (METRA, PACE Bus, etc.), free parking, and be able to walk to a variety of restaurants for coffee meetings and lunch breaks. Line up your lifestyle and convenience to a job you enjoy today!



Executive Director
The Executive Director of the Downtown Neighborhood Association of Elgin is a full-time position. The Executive Director must successfully bring together businesses, property owners, city officials and other key stake holders to partner towards a thriving downtown community. They will manage the image and perception of Downtown Elgin, promote downtown businesses, community events and properties and they will be an advocate for the preservation and beautification of Downtown Elgin historic architecture. This individual must have extensive experience in organizational and administrative leadership, effective communication skills and financial management knowledge. Read the complete job description here. Please email resume, cover letter and salary requirements to the DNA Board President,

DNA Harvest Market Manager Position – FILLED!


The City of Elgin is always in search of qualified candidates for a wide variety of positions.
See current opportunities here.


Elgin Academy
NEW – For the 2017-2018 school year, Elgin Academy is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Athletic Director position. The Assistant Athletic Director supports the vision of the Athletic Director to ensure congruence between the athletic program and the overall school mission. Read the complete job description here. Candidates should email cover letter, resume and references to Athletic Director, Rick Williams at

Elgin Academy
For the 2017-2018 school year, Elgin Academy is seeking candidates who are able to teach Upper School Social Studies, with an emphasis in World History and possibly Economics. This Teaching Fellows Program is designed for teachers at the beginning of their careers who will thrive in a school environment that offers valuable mentor support. Candidates should email cover letter, resume and references to Upper School DIrector Doug Sept at

Elgin Academy
Elgin Academy has the following coaching positions available for the Spring of 2017. Varsity Baseball Assistant Head Coach and Middle School Volleyball Assistant Coach. For more information please contact Athletic Director Rick Williams at

Elgin Academy
Elgin Academy has Substitute Teacher positions available. If you are interested in being considered as a substitute teacher, please email your resume and cover letter electronically to Dawn Schmidt at

Elgin Symphony Orchestra
NEW – The Elgin Symphony Orchestra is seeking to fill the position of Corporate and Grant Development Director. As a direct report to the Chief Development Officer, responsibilities will include achieving the ESO’s annual budget goals for corporate sponsorships and grants, managing and growing the ESO’s corporate sponsorship program, managing all corporate recognition, special events and receptions, oversight of the ESO’s grant program for foundation and government agencies and serving as the ESO’s liaison in the business community. To apply please email resume and cover letter to

Maiden Bedlam
Looking for teachers and/or presenters. Do you know how to read and interpret Tarot cards, Runes, Ogham? Do you teach meditation? Have a special skill for spellcrafting? Are you a jeweler, painter or sculptor? Contact Juli via email for more information at

Shared Harvest – Startup General Manager
The Shared Harvest General Manager will serve as a key player in leading the implementation and success of our member owned grocery store launch and community mainstay. This role will report to the Board of Directors and will be responsible for the overall operations of the retail grocery store. View full job description here. Please apply to

Habitat for Humanity of Northern Fox Valley
Habitat for Humanity is hiring for a variety of positions such as Construction Supervisor, House Lead and Critical Home Repair Coordinator in addition to hiring for their ReStore Elgin retail store.  View job descriptions here. If interested contact their Hiring Manager via e-mail with your resume and cover letter at

New Life Covenant Elgin
Do you have a passion for children and want to make an impact in their relationship with God? New Life Covenant Elgin is looking for volunteers to serve only one Sunday a month! Please contact for more details.

Town and Country Gardens
Now hiring Customer Service, Delivery Drivers, Phone Staff, Floral Designers, Wedding & Event Support Staff. Please email your resume to

Danny’s on Douglas
Bussers, Servers, Bar Staff and Drivers needed! 18 and older.  Apply in-person at 231 Douglas.

Dog’s Paw Brewing
– Now hiring for part-time, summer positions with flexible hours. Bartenders must be 21 or older, have 2 years of experience and have a Bassett and Food Handler Certification. Hostess back-up server must be available weekends and flexible week day hours and must be 18 or older. Food Handler Certification preferred, but can be obtained. Please apply within with Charlotte or Iran Garcia. Serious inquires only please! 74 S. Grove.

Eaton’s Redwood Inn
Part time Night Bartender needed. Call Scott at (847)742-9032 for an interview.

Martini Room
Bartender & Cocktail Server needed. Please click link above to apply online.

NEW – Now hiring Bartenders (Bassett certified), DJs and Security. If you’re fun, trustworthy and want to join the Medusa team, email today!

Side Street Studio Arts
Calls for Artists! Various opportunities available now. Click here for more details.

Side Street Studio Arts – Artist-In-Residence Information & Application Details

Elgin Area Chamber of Commerce – View All Member Job Postings Here

Gail Borden Public Library – View All Job Openings Here

Grand Victoria Casino – View All Job Openings Here

Judson University – View All Career Opportunities Here

Presence Health – View All Career Opportunities Here


To Volunteer with Habitat for Humanity of Northern Fox Valley Click Here!

To Volunteer with the Downtown Neighborhood Association of Elgin Click Here!

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(Updated March 20, 2017)