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Custodian & Prep Cook Part-time Opportunities at Wolf Ridge ELC

Custodian & Prep Cook Part-time Opportunities at Wolf Ridge ELC

Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center in Finland, Minnesota has immediate part-time, year round opportunities with competitive wage and paid holidays. 

Our Custodial department is seeking a responsible Custodian for the regular cleaning of the campus buildings as well as light maintenance.  During slower period of occupancy, deep cleaning and related projects will occur.

Our Food Service department is seeking a Prep Cook to assist the Cook as needed in all functions of the dining experience including all food and beverage preparation, cleaning, dishwashing, and serving of customers and staff.

Applications are available online at or stop by Wolf Ridge ELC for an application.  For more information call 218-353-7414 Monday – Friday between 8 AM – 4 PM or email us at

CONTACT: Lindsey Klemmer
PHONE: 218-353-7414
DATE: 09/15/2016 04:01pm

Cook County Opportunity: RESIDENTIAL ASSESSOR

                                  COOK COUNTY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY


TITLE:             RESIDENTIAL ASSESSOR           



DUTIES:  To provide fair, accurate, and equitable property tax assessments according to state and county guidelines.  This position is responsible for analyzing, valuing, classifying, monitoring and defending assessments on assigned properties for Ad Valorem tax purposes.   Physically view, value, inspect, measure new and existing structures.  Have a good understanding of all laws, statutes, and regulations needed to perform appraisal.  Review and resolve appeals from property owner’s phone calls, site visits, or Board of Review.  Must be detailed oriented and possess a working knowledge of legal descriptions, Word, and Excel.  Experience with APEX, GIS, Pictometry, CAMA preferred.

Past Assessor office clerk experience preferred.  


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:  High School graduate and two (2) years of education and/or experience regarding real estate/appraisal/tax assessment. Must have the ability to obtain a Certified Minnesota Assessor (CMA) designation within 12 months; to obtain the Accredited Minnesota Assessor (AMA) designation by July 1, 2019 or four years after becoming licensed as a Certified Minnesota Assessor (CMA) whichever is later; establish and maintain effective relationships with city and county officials, employees and citizens; have excellent computer skills; and posses a valid Class D drivers license.  Certified MN Assessor Licensure preferred.


CONTACT: Julie Berglund
PHONE: 218-387-3602
DATE: 09/15/2016 02:55pm


                                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: 09/15/2016 02:51pm

Mike's Holiday in Grand Marais is hiring!

Mike's Holiday in Grand Marais is hiring part time and full time employees. We are seeking stockers and sales associates. Shifts run 10-5pm, 12-8pm and 1-9pm with 2-5 days a week available. Please stop in and talk to Tim if interested.

CONTACT: Tim Quaife
PHONE: 2183871043
DATE: 09/15/2016 08:41am

Assistant Library Director for the Grand Marais Public Library

Assistant Library Director

Deadline:  Tuesday, October 25, 2016

DESCRIPTION: Assists the Library Director in maintaining the daily operation of the library and operates the library independently in the Director’s absence.

Activities may include: policy formulation and implementation, managing staff and library functions, coordinate and present programs, cultivate outreach partnerships and meet with community groups, provide reference service, classify and catalog library materials, manage the library web presence, manage and maintain library equipment and technology, troubleshoot technology problems, and provide services to patrons as necessary.

Candidates should demonstrate: Knowledge of library materials, classification system, policies and procedures, knowledge and ability to use reference materials, including online resources, knowledge of and ability to use technology and perform troubleshooting, knowledge of library services for children and adults, ability to train and supervise staff and volunteers, ability to plan and organize workload, ability to cheerfully and tactfully deal with a wide variety of people,ability to maintain customer confidentiality, and familiarity with library professional publications.

The Grand Marais City Website has complete information and needed forms.

CONTACT: Grand Marais Public Library
PHONE: 218-387-1140
DATE: 09/14/2016 05:06pm

Laborer help wanted Lutsen

Isak Hansen's is looking for laborer help for fall/early winter.  Site cleanup, septic system construction, yardwork, roofing help, deliveries.  Valid drivers' license required.  M-F fulltime.  Pay $10-14 depending on skills.   Call Tom at 663-9140 or email your interest and skills, or stop in and fill out application.


DATE: 09/13/2016 08:03am

Sales Associate/Assistant Manager opening at the Mountain Shop

Sales Associate/Assistant Manager opening at the Mountain Shop at Lutsen Mountain

The Mountain Shop is looking for you to join our Team for the upcoming Winter Season at the Ski Hill.

We are a fun fast paced retail clothing, gift and souvenier shop located at the fooothills of Lutsen Mountains. No need to be a skier or boarder but Ski Hill priviledges are available. Management possbilities for the right candidate.

Send your resume to mtshop@boreal, or stop by at 452 Ski Hill Road to pick up an application or call 663-7842 if you have any questions.





CONTACT: Cathy Everett
PHONE: 218 663 7842
DATE: 09/12/2016 12:18pm

Grand Portage Lodge and Casino Job Fair - September 21st 2016 Senior Center from 9am - 4pm

• Full health coverage
• Dental
• 401K
• 12 paid holidays
• Life insurance
• Long term disability
For more information please call 218-475-2808 or 1-877-797-2791
Join the team and receive the
best benefits in Cook County
•  Slot Attendant
•  Cage Cashier
•  Floor Manager
•  Black Jack Manager
•  Black Jack Dealer
•  Black Jack Pit Boss
•  Guest Services Rep
•  Security Officers
•  Housekeepers
•  Dishwasher
•  Dining Room Wait Staff
•  Bartenders
•  Line/Prep Cook
•  Trading Post Cashier
•  Trading Post Stock Person
•  Main Bank Shift Supervisor
•  Front Desk Clerk
New Casino Coming Late Fall 2016!

DATE: 09/12/2016 11:34am

Now Hiring Banquet & Sales Representative - Grand Portage Lodge and Casino

Title: Banquet & Sales Representative

Location: Grand Portage Lodge & Casino

Opening Date: May 31, 2016

Closing Date: When Filled

Wage Range: $10.50 – 14.27 per hour

Supervisor: Lodge Manager


Arranges details for group meetings, banquets and special events. Assists in development and implementation of casino promotions and any other job related duties as may be assigned by the supervisor(s).


Associate’s degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Customer service skills, ability to work flexible hours, nights, weekends, and all major events are a must. Must have ability to maintain confidentiality. Ability to handle multiple priorities is desired. Must have organization skills, and communicate effectively orally and in writing. Prior hotel or catering experience desired. Proficiency in the use of word processing, database and spreadsheet software applications is an asset. Must pass a background investigation to obtain gaming license.


Grand Portage requires a background check and pre-employment drug and alcohol testing for all positions. American Indian Preference will apply.


Please submit applications/resumes to:

Grand Portage RTC Offices /
Human Resources Department
PO Box 428
83 Stevens Road
Grand Portage, MN

Phone: (218) 475-2808 or (218) 475-2809
Fax: (218) 475-2371

DATE: 09/12/2016 11:31am

Part Time Maintenance for Town of Tofte

Town of Tofte is looking for a part-time maintenance coordinator. Ideally this person would have working knowledge and ‘handyman skills’ in carpentry, plumbing, HVAC, electrical, permits and regulations, landscaping care, etc.  Availability (with a back-up) at all times to respond to calls or secure the needed contractor or vendor would be a must.

Duties could include, but not limited to: lawn and landscape care, custodial and maintenance for all township property, {Town Hall, Fire/EMS Dept., Birch Grove Community Center, Warming House, Town Park, Cemetery, Sawbill Garage, and eventually the Housing project},ice rink snow removal, painting,  trash and garbage removal, and other duties as needed.  Will have the responsibility to secure bids, quotes, and/or estimates to present to the town board, and develop a resource list of available contractors and tradesmen.

The ideal candidate will live in the Tofte/West end area, and own or have access to  basic tools and equipment as needed. This is a part time position with hours and rate of pay dependent upon personal skills and equipment availability.

For more information contact Barb Gervais @ or Paul James @

CONTACT: Barbara Gervais
PHONE: 218-370-0763
DATE: 09/11/2016 03:29pm

Substitute Teachers and Paraprofessionals

Oshki Ogimaag Charter School is looking for Substitute Teachers and paraprofessionals for the 2016-17 School Year.  If this is something that would interest you please call or email us with a resume' and copy of your substitute teacher license.  OOCS pays $170 a day for substitute teachers and $100 for substitute paraprofessionals.

Check out our website for more information about our school and these postions. 


Carmen Keyport 475-2112.

CONTACT: Carmen Keyport
PHONE: 2184752112
DATE: 09/09/2016 08:28am

Line Cook

Position opening late September,  Line cook,  a mix of all shifts.  The more you can provide, the better the package.  

CONTACT: Dan Riddle
PHONE: 218.370.9357
DATE: 09/07/2016 05:18pm

Bldg Caretaker NEEDED

Part time caretaker needed for 16 unit apartment community in Grand Marais, MN. Roughly 5-10 hours a week--set your own schedule. We are looking for an upbeat, driven person to join our team! Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Showing apartments, light paperwork, making vacant units rent ready, periodic cleaning, lawn care and snow removal, general maintenance and assisting with miscellaneous caretaking jobs. Applicants should: Be energetic and assertive, able to multi-task, organized, flexible and a team player. Salary Negotiable. If interested, please respond by email to

PHONE: 218 475 2500
DATE: 09/06/2016 10:18pm

Looking for extra work?

Cascade Vacation Rentals is looking for seasonal housekeepers to clean private homes in the Grand Marais, Hovland, and Gunflint Trail areas. Wages range from $12-14/hr and are based on experience. Cleaning supplies are provided. Valid driver’s license required. Mileage is reimbursed.

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

CONTACT: Cascade Vacation Rentals
PHONE: 218-663-7971
DATE: 09/06/2016 05:15pm

Spa Therapists - Lutsen Resort

Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior is seeking spa therapists to work at their on-site Waters Meet Spa & Wellness Center. Waters Meet has full or part-time job openings for the following positions; Massage Therapists, Cosmetologists, and Estheticians. A current Minnesota license is required for a cosmetologist or esthetician position.

Waters Meet is an Aveda Concept Spa dedicated to providing outstanding professional guest service and features Deep Tissue massage. They strive for the highest level of staff skills and outstanding customer service. Part-time complementary work available at Lutsen Resort, as well as temporary on-site housing. Apply online at

CONTACT: Daleri Brown
DATE: 09/06/2016 01:44pm