Career Opportunities: Join the Team

Founded in 1987, Closet Works is the premier custom closet and space planning company in the Chicago area. With approximately 100 employees, it is a family owned company with a friendly atmosphere and a team centered, positive work environment. We have two primary locations — the office and production facility in Elmhurst, IL and our Showroom on Clybourn Avenue in Chicago, IL.

Closet Works is currently experiencing rapid growth and positions are available. We are always excited to find the right person to join our team! Please make any job inquiries to the Human Resources Department by uploading your résumé or completed job application using the file uploader at the bottom of this page.

For positions that do not require a résumé: Our employment application is available for download. After downloading, save it to your desktop (you may have to right click and select "save as" depending on your browser). Fill out the form and then submit the completed application using the file uploader below. The application is fillable on your computer using any browser or Abobe Reader. If you are unable to add your signature digitally, you can wait until the time of your interview and sign in person. Alternately, you may also print out the downloaded application and fill in by hand if you prefer, using your phone or scanner to digitize the finished form so that it can be submitted via the file uploader. You may also pick up/drop off your application for employment in person at the Elmhurst facility located at 953 N. Larch Ave., Elmhurst IL 60126.

Current Openings:


Job Title: Sales & Design Consultant

Department: Sales

Reports To: Director of Sales & Marketing

Closet Works seeks professional Sales and Design Consultants. We are always looking for individuals with experience working with clients in the plan and design of residential and commercial storage solutions. Our Sales and Design Consultant positions are commissioned based and require the ability to meet with clients in Chicago and its surrounding suburbs, draw sketches, develop CAD drawings and have extraordinary customer service experience. If you feel you meet these qualifications, we want to hear from you!

Location: Flexible — work from home or at either of our two Closet Works locations in Elmhurst and Chicago.

Résumé required. You may send your cover letter and résumé along with any sample photos to hrdept@closetworks.com or use the file uploader below. Should your qualifications meet an open position within our company, we will be in contact with you.


Job Title: Closet Installer

Department: Installation

FLSA Status: Full-time/Non-exempt

Reports To: Installation Manager

Closet Works seeks courteous and professional Installers to install our closet systems in customer homes.

  • Positions are available for full-time and part-time — part time must be available to work full days and willing to work at least 2 days per week.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours — start time is between 7 and 7:30 am, end time will vary.
  • Must be able to work at least one Saturday per month.
  • Daily travel throughout the Chicago Metro area in a Closet Works delivery vehicle is required.
  • Must have a valid drivers license and good driving record.
  • Must be able to load and unload heavy closet systems from our vehicles.
  • Experience with general carpentry and finish skills desirable.
  • A Closet Works uniform will be provided for work.
  • Holiday pay.
  • Benefits available for full-time employees.

Location: Elmhurst Illinois.

Please apply to this job using the employment application. You may also apply in person for this position at the Elmhurst facility located at 953 N. Larch Ave., Elmhurst IL 60126.


Job Title: CAD Operator

Department: Engineering

FLSA Status: Full-time/Non-exempt

Reports To: Engineering Manager

Job Summary: Uses CAD equipment to provide support to Engineers by preparing routine layouts, detail drawings, assembly drawings, sketches and diagrams. Makes simple decisions but refers most questions/problems to Engineer Supervisor or Manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (Including the following: Other duties may be assigned)

  • Uses computer assisted design/drafting equipment and software to develop designs.
  • Work with Design team and Dealers to answer questions regarding design structure, identify any possible problematic areas in designs and offer alternaticve options.
  • Schedule and conduct training sessions with design team and dealers on design principles and software usage.
  • Create and revise production drawings.
  • Makes final sketch of proposed drawing, checking dimension of parts, materials to be used, relation of one part to another, and relation of various parts to whole structure or project, computer angles, weights, surface areas, dimensions, clearances, tolerances, leverages, and location of holes.
  • Utilizes knowledge of various machines, engineering practices, mathematics, building materials, and other physical sciences to complete drawings.
  • Drafts detailed multi-view drawings of storage system.
  • All complex jobs and any jobs with doors, crown, flutes, etc. are to be submitted to CAD manager for review.
  • Other duties as assigned by manager

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed bellow are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.

  • Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or two years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills: Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Ability to convey information to others effectively and in a professional manner.

Supervisory Responsibilities: None

Reasoning Ability: Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. Ability to be aware of others' reactions and understanding of why they react as they do.

Physical Demands: (The physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).

  • Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time in front of a computer screen
  • Must be able to lift up to 10 pounds regularly and/or 25 pounds occassionally

Work Environment: (The work environment characterisitcs described here are representative of those that an employee encounters while performing essential functions of his job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).

  • The work environment is that of a typical office setting.

Résumé Required. You may send your cover letter and résumé to hrdept@closetworks.com or use the file uploader below. Should your qualifications meet the criteria, we will be in contact with you.


Job Title: Sales Assistant

Department: Sales & Marketing

FLSA Status: Full-time/Non-exempt

Reports To: Sales & Marketing Director

Job Summary:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (Including the following: Other duties may be assigned)

  • Book trade show booths, hotel rooms and airfare for trade shows
  • Other duties as assigned by Director of Sales & Marketing

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed bellow are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.

  • Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or two years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills: Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Ability to convey information to others effectively and in a professional manner.

Supervisory Responsibilities: None

Reasoning Ability: Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. Ability to be aware of others' reactions and understanding of why they react as they do.

Physical Demands: (The physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).

  • Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time in front of a computer screen
  • Must be able to lift up to 10 pounds regularly and/or 25 pounds occassionally

Work Environment: (The work environment characterisitcs described here are representative of those that an employee encounters while performing essential functions of his job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).

  • The work environment is that of a typical office setting.

Résumé Required. You may send your cover letter and résumé to hrdept@closetworks.com or use the file uploader below. Should your qualifications meet the criteria, we will be in contact with you.

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Closet Works Lincoln Park Showroom

2112 N. Clybourn Ave. (free parking)
Chicago, IL 60614

P: 800-425-6738

H: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
H: Saturday: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
H: Sunday: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM


Closet Works Headquarters & Production Facility

953 N. Larch Ave.
Elmhurst, IL 60126

P: 630-832-3322

H: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Employment inquiries contact hrdept@closetworks.com.