Help Wanted

Job openings, temporary or permanent, commercial or personal

Storekeeper

Looking for a full-time, year round, storekeeper/cashier at the Cook County Whole Foods Coop.  Excellent benefits, fun workplace and great coworkers.  Stop in and pick up an application or fill one out online: http://www.cookcounty.coop/page_employment

 



CONTACT: Andrew Ashcroft
PHONE: 218-387-2503
DATE: 07/16/2016 12:21pm

Bus Driver Positions-Cook County Schools

Cook County Schools District is currently accepting applications for bus driving position.  Benefits per the Teamsters' contract.  $19.05 per hour.  

If you are not currently a bus driver the following bonuses apply:

Regular Route Driver

Paid Training

Licensed to Work Bonus $100

Demonstration of Success Bonus $500

Additional pay for extracurricular trips

Paid holidays and other benefits

Daily schedule approximately 6:00am-8:00am and 3:10pm-5:00pm

 

Substitute Bus Drivers

Paid Training

Licensed to Work Bonus $100

Commitment to Work Bonus $250

For more information, Please contact Pam Puskala at ppuskala@isd166.org

Interested parties please forward a letter of application and/or resume to:

Pam Puskala

Cook County Schools

101 W. 5th St.

Grand Marais, MN 55604

ppuskala@isd166.org

218-387-2271 x606

 

 



CONTACT: Pamela Puskala
PHONE: 2183872271
DATE: 07/14/2016 04:30pm

Cook County Schools Paraprofessional Positions

Positions available at Cook County Schools in Grand Marais, and at Head Start in Grand Portage Responsibilities in the Classroom & with students 

Assist in the educational and social development of students under the direction and guidance of the facilitator and classroom teachers. 

Assist in the implementation of Individual Education Plans for the students and monitor their progress. 

Provide support for individual students inside and outside the classroom to enable them to fully participate in activities. 

Work with other professionals, such as speech therapist, social worker, occupational and physical therapists. 

Assist classroom teachers with maintaining student records. 

Support students with emotional or behavior concerns and assist them in developing appropriate social skills.

Job Requirements 

Be at least 18 years of age 

Have a high school diploma 

Be capable of physically assisting students with specials needs as required (positioning, lifting, transferring, restraining, etc.) 

Have demonstrated ability to work effectively under the direction of others 

Have demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with others 

Have willingness to assume any responsibilities appropriate for the position 

Support the Mission Statement of the district. 

Behave and speak in a professional manner at all times. 

Set a good example in terms of dress, punctuality, and attendance. 

Attend staff and team meetings. 

Be proactive in matters relating to health and safety. 

All other duties as assigned.



CONTACT: Pamela Puskala
PHONE: 2183872271
DATE: 07/14/2016 04:06pm

Head Start Home Visitor (Full Time)-Oshki Ogimaag Charter School

Head Start Home Visitor  (Full Time)

Plans and implements a weekly and on-going developmentally appropriate plan following Head Start Criteria

Qualifications: Child Development Associate (CDA) for Infant & Toddlers, or equivalent combination of education, training,

And experience, or willing to obtain a CDA

For more information: contact Sandra Williams 218-475-2005

Or email swilliams@grandportage.com



CONTACT:
DATE: 07/14/2016 03:53pm

Head Start Assistant Teacher/Bus monitor (Full Time)-Oshki Ogimaag Charter School

Head Start Assistant Teacher/Bus monitor (Full Time)

Assists the Lead teacher in all classroom activities, field trips and outdoor activities and meets all Head Start Criteria

Qualifications:  HS Diploma/GED, CDA (Child Development Associate), or willing to obtain CDA

Within one year of hire. Continued Education to obtain BS in Early Childhood

For more information contact: Sandra Williams @ 218-475-2005

Or email swilliams@grandportage.com



CONTACT: Pam Puskala
PHONE: 2183872271
DATE: 07/14/2016 03:51pm

Head Start Lead Teacher (Full Time)- Oshki Ogimaag Charter School

Head Start Lead Teacher (Full Time)

Plans, directs and administrates the program, meets all Head Start Criteria

Qualifications: AA I with Early Childhood Coursework. Preferred  BS in Early Childhood

Communication and interpersonal skills essential.

For More information contact: Sandra Williams at 218-475-2005

Or email swilliams@grandportage.com



CONTACT: Pamela Puskala
PHONE: 9206063646
DATE: 07/14/2016 03:50pm

Job Opportunity Cook County PHHS Office Support Specialist/Case Aide

Job Opportunity in Cook County PHHS

Office Support Specialist/Case Aide:   This is a ½ time position working 21 hours per week. Provides office support services in areas of Public Health, Human Services, Fiscal Administration, Financial Assistance, and Chemical Dependency.  Serves as case aide for Financial Assistance programs, entering data and scanning documents. Serves as receptionist to department, covering front desk and greeting clients. Uses copy machines, computer, scanner.  Salary range: $15.158 (step 1) through $18.549 (step 15) plus county benefits to include pro-rated paid leave, paid holidays and retirement benefits.  

Application Process:   This position is subject to Minnesota Department of Human Services Merit System requirements.  Candidates can either apply to the Merit System online at: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/mnmeritsystem/default.cfm or can call the Merit System at (651) 431-3030 to request a paper application. Approved applicants must then sign up to take a written exam which is offered at different times and places around the State, including in Cook County on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. in the Commissioner’s Room at 411 West 2nd Street, Grand Marais, MN  The Merit System then scores the exams and forwards the applications of candidates who pass the test to Cook County for consideration and potential hire.  Deadline for applications must be received by the MN Merit System no later than Friday, July 29, 2016 by 4:00 p.m.  For more information visit the county web site: www.co.cook.mn.us or contact County Administrator Jeff Cadwell at 218-387-3687 or jeff.cadwell@co.cook.mn.us  

           



CONTACT: Courthouse
PHONE: 218-387-3602
DATE: 07/14/2016 09:06am

Senior Rides Coordinator

Care Partners of Cook County is hiring a Senior Rides Coordinator.  Work with our great volunteer drivers to arrange rides for local seniors. The position includes program management and volunteer recruitment & coordination.  Candidates should enjoy working with volunteers and seniors; have demonstrated organizational, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills; and be proficient with computers. Candidates must also have an excellent driving record and be able to provide transportation in an emergency. The hours are flexible 12-18 hours per week.

Contact Kay Grindland, Care Partners Executive Director at carepartners@boreal.org or 218-387-3788 for more information.



CONTACT: Kay Grindland
PHONE: 218-387-3788
DATE: 07/12/2016 04:36pm

Skilled Carpenter wanted

Experienced quality-oriented finish carpenters needed.  Must be able to work all phases of house projects from framing to finish work.  Good work ethic a must.  Possible 4-day schedule.  Pay range $17-$23 plus benefits such as health insurance, 401k, vacation, holiday, and employee discounts.  Contact Tom Dwyer 218-663-7201 x205

 



CONTACT:
DATE: 07/12/2016 04:31pm

Cook County Higher Education is seeking Poster Volunteers

Cook County Higher Education is seeking volunteers that would be willing to put up and distribute Cook County Higher Education posters 2 times a month.

Volunteer Locations:
1. Grand Portage
2. Grand Marais (maybe 2 people) 
3. Gunflint Trail
4. Lutsen/Schroeder 

If you are willing to give your time to help support Cook County Higher Education activities please contact us at 218-387-3411 or Highered@northshorecampus.org or stop in and chat with us at Cook County Higher Education 300 West 3rd Street Grand Marais, MN 

Education Where You Live 
College Prep۰ College Courses۰ Workforce Training۰ Lifelong Learning



CONTACT: Cook County Higher Education
PHONE: 218-387-3411
DATE: 07/12/2016 02:06pm

Cleaning help needed

Energetic person needed to clean rental cabin. 

Required to have own transportation and be able to do laundry off site. Be available malnly Saturdays through September, 10am-3pm.

Located at Greenwood Lake.

Susie Splett    susiesplett@yahoo.ca



CONTACT: Susie Splett
PHONE: 2183702463
DATE: 07/11/2016 06:05pm

Hiring August 22nd-January 6th Monday-Friday 9:30-5:30pm

Picnic and Pine Gift Shop is hiring a Sales Associate to work August 22nd-January 6th

Roughly Monday-Friday 9:30am-5:30pm 

Intersted? Complete an application at Picnic & Pine or email PicnicAndPine@gmail.com. 

 



CONTACT: Kelsey Kennedy
PHONE: 9522373517
DATE: 07/11/2016 05:19pm

Grand Portage Reseravation and the Lodge and Casino are Now Hiring!! - New jobs posted weekly

Please visit our website for the most current job listing: http://www.grandportage.com/opportunities.php

Any questions on positions or benefits please do not hesitate to call: 218-475-2808

Excellent Benefit package available:

Employee Benefits Summary

12 Paid Holidays

Medical Insurance

After 90 days of Full Time employment (30 + hours)
Single or Family Coverage
All premiums paid by Grand Portage
PPO Network Coverage – No Deductible. Out of Network Coverage – 70% to out of pocket limit maximum of $1500 Individual $3000 Family

Dental Insurance

After 90 days of Full Time employment (30 + hours)
Single or Family Coverage
All premiums paid for by Grand Portage
Maximum Annual Coverage $1000
Annual Individual Deductible $25, Family Deductible $75
No Deductible for Preventive Dental Care Including X-Ray, Examination, and Cleaning up to Twice a Year

After Completing 6 months of Employment

Annual Leave (Paid Time off)
Term Life insurance – paid by Grand Portage
Short Term Disability (contributory)
Long Term Disability (contributory)

 

401K with employer match (must be at least 21)



CONTACT:
DATE: 07/11/2016 08:53am

Grand Portage Head Start Program Hiring for Lead Teacher, Assistant Teacher and Home Vistior

Head Start Lead Teacher (Full Time)

Plans, directs and administrates the program, meets all Head Start Criteria

Qualifications: AA I with Early Childhood Coursework. Preferred  BS in Early Childhood

Communication and interpersonal skills essential.

For More information contact: Sandra Williams at 218-475-2005

Or email swilliams@grandportage.com

 

Head Start Assistant Teacher/Bus monitor (Full Time)

Assists the Lead teacher in all classroom activities, field trips and outdoor activities and meets all Head Start Criteria

Qualifications:  HS Diploma/GED, CDA (Child Development Associate), or willing to obtain CDA

Within one year of hire. Continued Education to obtain BS in Early Childhood

For more information contact: Sandra Williams @ 218-475-2005

Or email swilliams@grandportage.com

 

Head Start Home Visitor  (Full Time)

Plans and implements a weekly and on-going developmentally appropriate plan following Head Start Criteria

Qualifications: Child Development Associate (CDA) for Infant & Toddlers, or equivalent combination of education, training,

And experience, or willing to obtain a CDA

For more information: contact Sandra Williams 218-475-2005

Or email swilliams@grandportage.com



CONTACT:
DATE: 07/11/2016 08:46am

Sven & Ole's Has An Opening For A Pizza Delivery Driver

Needed 3 - 4 nights per week.

MUST BE:

Available to work by 5 PM

MUST HAVE:

A Dependable Automobile

Auto Insurance

Valid Drivers License

Good Driving Record

PAY:

Hourly Wage

Tips

Delivery Stipend

GREAT EXTRA MONEY!  PICK UP AN APPLICATION AT SVEN & OLE'S.



CONTACT: Sven & Ole's
PHONE: 387-1713
DATE: 07/10/2016 07:52pm