Help Wanted

Job openings, temporary or permanent, commercial or personal

Special Ed K-6 Teacher at Oshki Ogimaag Charter School

Oshki Ogimaag School is seeking a highly motivated, licensed Special Education Teacher to fill a teaching vacancy for the 2014-15 school year. Please contact Anna Deschampe at 218-475-2112 or with questions. Submit resume and three references to Carmen Keyport at or via fax (218) 475-2119. Visit our website at for additional information about our school. ​

CONTACT: Carmen Keyport
PHONE: 218-475-2112
DATE: 04/22/2014 11:57am

Help Wanted Cleaning/Organizing House

I am posting for Wendy Olson so please respond to or by phone.

Wendy is looking for help in cleaning/organizing her house through out the summer while she recovers from surgery. She lives in Lutsen. I believe she is looking for help once a week or every other week for 3-4 hours. The times are pretty flexible though afternoons work better than mornings. 

If you are looking to pick up a little extra work this summer give her a call!


CONTACT: Wendy Olson
PHONE: (612)910-5225
DATE: 04/21/2014 03:44pm

2014 Summer Kids Camp Counselor

2014 Summer Kids Camp Counselor

(Cook County Community Education and Cook County Community YMCA)

Provide safe and fun atmosphere where children ages 4 and up have an opportunity to make new friends, socialize, learn new activity and life skills, and enjoy being in the outdoors.


Must have reached the age of 18, have a valid driver’s license, and have a high school diploma or GED.
Experience working with children of all ages.
Must have enthusiasm, patience, creativity, common sense and a commitment to work with children and ability to build relationships with people.
Able to accompany campers to main program areas , lead small and large group activities, supervise campers’ participation in structure and unstructured activities, demonstrate sensitivity to the needs of campers served, interact appropriately with campers and staff in all types of situations, appropriately model behavior and use of positive behavior management techniques.
Must have or become certified in First Aid/CPR and lifeguarding prior to the start of camp


GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION: The Summer Kids Camp Counselor will be responsible for planning, implementing, supervising and evaluating all Summer Kids Camp activities.


DATE: 04/21/2014 01:42pm


We have an opening on our crew for a Carpenter starting immediately running into December, with the  possibility of year round work. Please see following Job Description, and give us a call for more information or to schedule an interview. Thanks!

Carpenter Job Description:  


Under minimal supervision perform carpentry work in the design, construction, repair and maintenance of structures and related physical facilities; perform related work as required.




Job position is responsible for the full range of rough and finished skilled carpentry work, including cabinetry. Incumbents work from blueprints, specifications, drawings and instructions to design, build, remodel, retrofit, maintain and repair various types of facilities and structures; inspect completed work for conformance with specifications. Design, build, install, and repair structural woodwork, flooring, ceilings and cabinetry; operate, maintain, and calibrate hand and power carpentry tools; recognize and select appropriate lumber types and grades; make rough sketches; perform heavy physical labor; follow and give oral and written instructions; maintain cooperative working relationships. 
Knowledge of residential construction and remodeling trades, practices, procedures, techniques, tools and equipment, materials, specifications, quality control, cost control, and safety. 
Proficient at the following tasks: stain-grade trim work, hang doors, drill and set door hardware, set windows, layout for stairs and common rafters and utilize appropriate math skills. Able to organize assigned tasks, for completion alone or with help. 
Able to complete and fulfill paperwork required for personal time sheets in a timely manner.





CONTACT: Nate Works
PHONE: 2186638121
DATE: 04/20/2014 07:37pm


Are you looking for a great summer job? We have two openings for painters on our crew. We are looking to fill the postions by May 1st and the jobs run through the end of October weather dependent. Please review the posted Job Descripition and give us a call if you would like more information or to schedule an interview. 


Painter Job Description:


Under minimal supervision, perform job duties in the painting, staining, finishing, and maintaining of a wide variety of interior and exterior surfaces and structures; may direct the work of other classified staff in the area; and perform related work as required.




The Painter prepares surfaces for painting, staining, and finishing; applies undercoats and finish coats using the full range of application methods and materials; mixes and matches paints and finishes; Knowledge of equipment, materials, methods, practices, and tools used in painting trade. Knowledge of and ability to mix paint to match colors; advises in the storage of painting materials. Ability to work independently: ability to use a computerized maintenance management system for work order processing. Must be able to work weekends and overtime as needed to complete projects.






Two years experience as a painter in a residential or in a commercial, industrial, or facilities operations setting, both interior and exterior,

Valid Minnesota Drivers license




 Hourly pay rate based on experience. Project bonuses possible and paid personal days off after completion of introduction period of employment.




Full Time Seasonal



Working Conditions:

CONTACT: Nate Works
PHONE: 2186638121
DATE: 04/20/2014 07:23pm

Translation of German language sought

Seeking someone comfortable translating written German into English.  Have 1838 letters written from Franz Pierz at Grand Portage and would like to know what they say.   Tim Cochrane

DATE: 04/19/2014 08:57am