Jobs in Oak Park, Illinois, United States

Oak Park, Illinois is a village located west of Chicago and a home of more than 50.000 residents. The village is a part of Chicago Metro Area and is a place where people of diverse origins meet, intermingle and exchange cultural values. The birthplace of Ernest Hemmingway and other famous people, Oak Park attracts people who wish to enjoy the peace and quiet of a small town and the proximity of a large urban area.

Oak Park is often called a “white collar” village since most of its workforce is employed in white collar jobs. Education, administration, management and finance are the branches in which Oak Park offers the most job opportunities – and its pleasant location and vibrant nature have attracted people throughout the decades.

Oak Park’s White Collar Economy

Most of Oak Park’s economic output is concentrated in the ‘white-collar’ branches. With more than 90% of its available engaged it office-work, Oak Park has strong presence in administrative support, IT, management, and business.

Oak Park’s unemployment rate is 5.10%, well within the national average and with a household income of more than 78.000$, the village stands well on the affluence scale compared to the rest of the state. Oak Park’s sales taxes are at 10% and income taxes at 3.75%. Oak Park also offers job opportunities for those jobseekers and professionals who wish to work from home, as almost 7.50% of the workforce are telecommuters.

Oak Park’s Quiet Life

The village is a home of mostly affluent, highly educated individuals. This reflects on Oak Park’s way of life. It’s served by 2 school districts (District 97 and District 200), has a diverse and widespread public transportation system (Blue Line, Green Line) and is connected to Chicago via Eisenhower Expressway. This means that the average commute time is over 30 minutes and congestions are possible during rush hours.

However, Oak Park’s myriad parks, bicycle-friendly streets, attracts those individuals who wish to avoid using their cars altogether. With median age of 39 years, the village is a prime destination for those professionals with already established careers who wish to experience the peace and quiet of a suburb, yet be close enough to a big metro center.

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Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
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Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
Peak Time Tellers are the faces of U.S. Bank to many of our customers and non-customers alike. Peak Time Tellers help customers meet their financial goals by handling routine financial transactions (deposits, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
Description: Target is one of the world's most recognized brands and one of America's leading retailers. As a Target Protection Specialist, you are responsible for the safety and physical security of your store team and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
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Job Description Asset Protection Agent Job Description The primary purpose of the Asset Protection Agent is to ensure a safe secure and profitable store environment for Rite Aid associates and customers while upholding ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Universal Bankers at U.S. Bank break the mold of what it means to be a banker. Focusing on sales and service, Universal Bankers open accounts, handle teller transactions, inform customers of other products and services ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Tellers are the faces of our company to many of our customers and non-customers alike. Tellers help customers meet their financial goals by handling routine financial transactions (deposits, withdrawals, advances, loan ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
We are seeking an Administrative Customer Service to join our team! You will be responsible for helping customers by providing product and service information and resolving technical issues.Responsibilities:Handle ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th April
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YMCA
The West Cook YMCA has made a commitment to providing premiere fitness programming that enhances individuals’ health and well-being while also fostering connections and building community. Fitness Experts are the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Entry Level Customer Service & Sales Rep | Sports Background Wanted!We are seeking a candidate for Entry Level Customer Service & Sales Rep! We love candidates with a sports background because of their ...
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Greenhouse Movement
$35,000 a yearPart-timeThe Greenhouse Movement is seeking an experienced Bookkeeping Assistant. Chicago-based Greenhouse is at the edge of exciting mission work nationally under the Anglican church, partnering with ...
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Community Bank of Oak Park River Forest
Community Bank of Oak Park ~ Background: If you enjoy communicating with people and are committed to providing customer-focused service with warmth and enthusiastic professionalism, then you should apply with us! Our ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April