Help Wanted

Job openings, temporary or permanent, commercial or personal

Volunteers needed for Radio Waves Music Fest, Sept 9-11

WTIP’s Radio Waves Music Festival is coming right up, September 9-11.  We still have a number of volunteer opportunities available for people of all ages and abilities, who enjoy supporting and celebrating live music.  Just a couple of hours of your time is so appreciated!

Specifically, we’re looking for people to help…

  • Before the event: help with set up on Thursday, 9/8 or Friday, 9/9
  • During the event (Friday, 9/9; Saturday, 9/10 or Sunday, 9/11):
    • Help at the ticket/information booth
    • Help at the Kids Tent
  • After the event: help tear down on Sunday evening, 9/11 or Monday morning, 9/12

Interested in helping? 

  • Contact Jana or Deb at the station, 387-1070, and we’ll get you signed up!
  • Sign up online (via the following Sign Up Genius links):
    • Set Up / Tear Down:
    • Ticket & Information Tent:
    • Kids Tent:

It’s a great weekend of live music, great company and good times at the Grand Marais Rec Park.  And more information about the festival – including the full music lineup – is on our website:

Hope to see you there!


WTIP North Shore Community Radio


CONTACT: Jana Berka
PHONE: 218-387-1070
DATE: 08/30/2016 01:48pm

Transportation Associate position at MnDOT

Minnesota Department of Transportation

Transportation Associate

Transportation Associate position at MnDOT, Grand Marais; FT. Wage range: $17.81 - $18.38/hr. with full benefits. For job requirements and to apply online, go to Job ID 7694. Applications accepted online through September 9, 2016.

MnDOT is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to workforce diversity

CONTACT: Robin Jordan
DATE: 08/29/2016 12:56pm

Laundry Staff - Lutsen Resort


Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior is seeking a full-time, year-round laundry staff. The primary function of this position is to make sure all of the housekeeping and dining room laundry are cleaned in a timely manner. The laundry staff is accountable for effective and efficient use of laundry chemicals and machinery, maintaining laundry cleanliness standards and monitoring laundry needs. Duties include doing laundry for resort and restaurant, shared between multiple laundry locations. Should be able to prioritize, work independently and enjoy variety in their day. No formal experience required, but 6 months of previous laundry work preferred. Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Benefits include paid vacation; health, dental and life insurance, resort discounts and free daily lunch. Come join our enthusiastic staff! Apply online at


CONTACT: Daleri Brown
DATE: 08/29/2016 10:10am

Cascade Restaurant hiring night servers!

We are looking for servers to fill night positions. We are still in the busy season! You'll make great tips and enjoy some  restaurant  discounts! 

We are looking for individuals with a good work ethic, good references and individuals who enjoy people!

Give me a call!


218-387-1112 and leave message

3719 West Highway 61, Lutsen



CONTACT: Maureen O'Phelan
PHONE: 218-387-1112
DATE: 08/28/2016 05:18pm

Night Houseman - Lutsen Resort

Night Houseman

Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior is currently seeking self-motivated people to fill two, full-time Night Houseman positions. The Night Houseman is on call to handle guest maintenance calls after 4:00 p.m. and is responsible for maintaining public spaces throughout the resort. Other duties include, but are not limited to: guest services, special projects assigned by Maintenance Director, and some janitorial work. Ideal candidate needs to be able to work independently and able to prioritize and multi-task with speed and accuracy. Strong work ethic and a high energy level are a great combination for this job. Must have a valid driver’s license. Benefits include paid vacation; health, dental and life insurance and resort discounts. Contact Daleri Brown at for questions. Apply online at 



CONTACT: Daleri Brown
DATE: 08/26/2016 02:56pm

Pantry Cook - Lutsen Resort

Pantry Cook

Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior is hiring a full-time Pantry Cook. The basic function of the Pantry Cook is to prepare food for our guests in the Lutsen Resort Dining Room and the Poplar River Pub by either working the prep, salad or dessert station.  The ideal candidate has basic cooking skills and the ability to understand recipes. Must be able to lift and/or move up to 20 pounds and, occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Benefits include paid vacation; health, dental and life insurance, resort discounts and free daily lunch. Come join our enthusiastic staff! Apply online at

CONTACT: Daleri Brown
DATE: 08/26/2016 02:51pm

Job Opportunity - Cook County Wetland/Land Use Sepcialist

                                  COOK COUNTY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY




FUNCTION:   Provides professional technical planning assistance to the Cook County Land Services Director in administering land use programs.


DUTIES:   Typical duties include, but are not limited to, the following: 


Administers Land Services land use permitting. Administers the Minnesota Wetland Conservation Act.  Inspects sites and septic systems to ensure all ordinances and codes are being followed.  Gathers field data to be used for Zoning determinations.  Provides zoning information and makes zoning determinations.



MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:  Bachelor’s degree in Land Use Planning, Physical Sciences or closely related field and/or Prior education/experience related to county planning/zoning activities. Possession of a valid driver’s license.  Physical ability to conduct inspections in remote, undeveloped areas as well as on construction sites.  Ability to interpret and explain complex rules and regulations.  Ability to maintain positive relationships with co-workers and the general public.  Good verbal and written communications skills, including report-writing.  General computer skills to include word processing and spreadsheets.


Additional qualifications desired:  Certification in septic system inspection, wetland delineation, and MPCA erosion control.  Experience working with boards and commissions.


CONTACT: Julie Berglund
PHONE: 218-387-3602
DATE: 08/26/2016 09:32am

Birch Grove Community School Seeking Part/Full Time School Director

Birch Grove Community School is seeking a part/full-time school Director. For more information on this position and how to apply, please go to the school website at Specifics will be under "Join Us" and "Employment". 

Birch Grove Community School..."Where Roots Grow Deep and Branches Reach High!"

CONTACT: Diane Blanchette
PHONE: 218-663-0170
DATE: 08/25/2016 05:58pm

Day Houseman - Lutsen Resort

Lutsen Resort is hiring a full time, year-round Day Houseman. This position reports to our Housekeeping department, but works throughout entire resort. Responsibilities include shutting down units to prepare for housekeeping, as well as hauling totes of linens to and from laundry. Candidate needs to be self-motivated and able to prioritize, work independently and multi-task with speed and accuracy. Perfect for those who like a variety of work, inside and out. Valid driver’s license required. Benefits include paid vacation; health, dental and life insurance, resort discounts and free daily lunch. Come join our enthusiastic staff! Apply online at

CONTACT: Daleri Brown
DATE: 08/25/2016 02:58pm

Jobs OPEN at Cascade Lodge & Restaurant!

Live and work where everyone wants to be!  We have several positions open!

Dishwasher-we are looking for part time OR full time dishwashers.  We offer a fun work environment and steady employment. We can be flexible if you are a student, parent, etc!!

Cook/Chef- We are looking for a full time chef/cook working both day and evening hours. Primarily a line cook with opportunities for creativity doing homemade specials, soups and various custom group dinners. Family restaurant with pub open 7 days a week but we close at 9-10 pm on weekends and at 8-9 pm on weekdays depending on season. 

Server- Do you enjoy people?  The server positions that are open are for individuals who like customer service and put "service" to others as a priority.  We will train if you have no experience serving, but good references are a must.  We have morning and evening positions open.  We are looking for year round help.

Housekeeper- Housekeeping requires attention to detail, pride in the daily work output of providing our guests with the best in North Shore lodging. Includes cleaning rooms, making beds, cleaning bathrooms (we use bleach and simple green as our main chemicals), and handling guest needs during their stay. This position takes work direction from our Head Housekeeper. Hours are 9am until finished (usually 2-3pm) typically 4-6 days per week. If person has other abilities we may be able to give you more hours such as in helping with outdoor chores or restaurant work. It's all up to you and your ability/desire. We can accomodate those looking for full time or part time hours.

CONTACT: Maureen O'Phelan
PHONE: 2183871112
DATE: 08/23/2016 08:45am

Community Education - Saplings Program (ages 3-5) is Seeking a Teacher

Birch Grove Community School is currently looking for a highly motivated Saplings Teacher (for ages 3-5) for our Saplings program. 


At least two years of higher education (preferred)
Experience working with children ages 3-5
A high level of energy that is focused on student growth
The ability to interact positively with students, parents, staff and the community
The ability to be flexible, self-motivated, and responsible

Training is required and provided.

For more information on the Saplings program and how to apply, please go to our school website at

Birch Grove Community School..."Where Roots Grow Deep and Branches Reach High!"


CONTACT: Diane Blanchette
PHONE: 218-663-0170
DATE: 08/22/2016 10:00pm

Housekeepiing position available

Housekeeping position available at the Outpost Motel in Colvill.  Part-time, or full-time now, then part-time when the season ends.  $12 per hour to start, then $14 per hour when fully trained.  Call or stop in for an application.  We're located eight miles east of Grand Marais on Hwy. 61. 

CONTACT: Outpost Motel
PHONE: 218-387-1833
DATE: 08/22/2016 05:53pm

Looking for extra work?

Cascade Vacation Rentals is looking for responsible and reliable housekeepers to clean private homes in the Hovland and/or Gunflint Trail area. Wages are based on experience. Mileage is reimbursed and cleaning supplies are provided.

If interested, call (218) 663-7971 or email for more details.

CONTACT: Cascade Vacation Rentals
PHONE: 218-663-7971
DATE: 08/22/2016 04:34pm

Wanted: Help cutting/splitting wood

Help needed to cut and split wood; will need to use your own chain saw but can use our splitter; experience preferred. Please call.

CONTACT: Naniboujou Lodge and Restaurant
PHONE: 218-387-2688
DATE: 08/22/2016 02:51pm

North Shore Health - Dietary Aide

North Shore Health has a 64 hour per pay period position available in the Dietary Department for an Aide. The Aide position is responsible for doing food service work which includes the following, but is not limited to: stocking, washing and putting away dishes, cleaning, portioning foods and assisting with meal service. Applicant must be willing to work rotating shifts, weekends and holidays.  This is a benefit eligible position.  Starting wage is $13.36 per hour.                                                             

Please complete the application and application inserts and send them in.


CONTACT: Michele Starkey
PHONE: 218-387-3040
DATE: 08/22/2016 09:50am