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Job openings, temporary or permanent, commercial or personal

Ham Radio Test?

I am looking for someone along the northshore who is qualified to administer the Element 3 General Class Ham radio examination. I am currently a Technician class and am looking to upgrade. 

Thanks! 



CONTACT: Andy Schmidt
PHONE: 475-0181
DATE: 01/25/2016 09:29am

Nature Center Program Director

Job Opportunity for a Naturalist Program Director at Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center

Do you enjoy sharing your knowledge and experiences of natural science with children of all ages?

The Gunflint Trail Historical Society is looking for energetic individual to join the crew at Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center.  The individual will serve as the Nature Center Program Director from the beginning of June to the end of August during the 2016 season.

Nature Center Program Director will work 25 hours per week at $12 - $15 per hour, depending on experience and skill level. Work schedule will include weekends.

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to: developing and implementing naturalist programs for every day of the week, train and oversee nature center volunteers, collect admission fees and provide information to visitors, work with the site manager to promote and market naturalist activities.        

Assigned tasks will be diverse and vary from day to day. This job requires flexibility, creative thinking, and an enjoyment of working with the general public.  Candidates with historical familiarity of the Gunflint Trail and an appreciation and knowledge of Northwoods biology and ecology will be given priority in selection process.

No on-site housing available.

For more information and to receive an application, contact the Gunflint Trail Historical Society at info@gunflinttrailhistoricalsociety.org or 218-388-9915.



CONTACT: Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center
PHONE: 218-388-9915
DATE: 01/21/2016 11:30am

Housekeeping

Best Western Plus Superior Inn & Suites, downtown Grand Marais, is seeking applicants who enjoy cleaning. PT, year-round daytime hours. Involves weekdays and weekends. Requires ability to lift up to 35 lbs.

Some benefits include: Flex plan, disability, life, voluntary supplemental insurance, dental, retirement plan, PTO and Best Western discounts.

Apply in person or online at www.hhlodging.com or email gmbwsi@hhlodging.com.

 



CONTACT: Best Western Plus Superior Inn & Suites
DATE: 01/20/2016 09:43am

Maintenance

Best Western Plus Superior Inn & Suites, downtown Grand Marais, is seeking applicants wtih general carpentry, painting, organizational & time management skills. Involves guest room & public area repairs, maintaining whirlpool, etc. CPO certification preferred. Year-round position with daytime hours. Requires ability to lift up to 60 lbs and climb stairs.

Some benefits include: Flex plan, disability, life, voluntary supplemental insurance, dental, retirement plan, PTO & Best Western discounts.

Apply in person or online at www.hhlodging.com or email gmbwsi@hhlodging.com.

 



CONTACT: Best Western Plus Superior Inn & Suites
DATE: 01/20/2016 09:41am

Member Services Position at the YMCA

 

Member Service Representative

Employment, Volunteer – Grand Marais, MN

Part-time position, Evenings and Weekends.

Summary

The Membership Services Representative provides a welcoming presence when checking in members and guests and orienting them to the facility.  They respond to member and guest needs and maintain cleanliness and organization of the lobby area. They sell and process memberships, register program participants, and sell merchandise in the retail store.

Description

  • Provides excellent service to members, guests, and program participants in the branch and on the phone, contributing to member retention.
  • Interviews and/or tours prospective members; sells memberships; completes merchandise sales.
  • Builds relationships with members; helps members connect with one another and to the YMCA.
  • Handles and resolves membership concerns and informs supervisor of unusual situations or unresolved issues.
  • Applies all YMCA policies dealing with member services.

Qualifications

  • Certifications required within 90 days of hire: CPR/AED, and First Aid.
  • Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills; detail-oriented.
  • Ability to connect with people of diverse backgrounds.
  • Previous customer service, sales or related experience; ability to multi-task.
  • Basic knowledge of computers.

Perks

Benefits include a free adult membership or low-cost family membership and 25% off programs.

Apply

Download the application here. http://www.cookcountyymca.org/positions/member-service-representative/



CONTACT:
DATE: 01/18/2016 05:38pm

Cook County YMCA Reach & Rise Mentoring Program - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

The Cook County YMCA Reach & Rise™ Mentoring Program is Seeking Volunteer Mentors! 

Reach & Rise™ is a national YMCA mentoring program designed to build  better futures for youth by helping them reach their full potential through the support of caring adults. Volunteer mentors are matched with a young person for one year to provide one-to-one mentoring services and create safe, healthy and meaningful relationships.

 

Who Are Our Volunteer Mentors?

Mentors will learn how to be a positive role model and gain a better perspective of the pressures and challenges young people face.

  • Volunteers from the local community who wish to make a positive impact on young people.
  • Adults 23+
  • Adults from varied cultural, educational, and professional backgrounds.
  • Dependable, responsible adult who wants to share new interests and experiences with youth.
  • A friend, counselor, role model, supporter and guide.
  • Mentors commit 1-3 hours once a week with a young person for one year.
  • Mentors complete 15 hours of free paraprofessional counseling training before they are matched with a youth participant (usually over the course of 4-5 weeks).

Become and mentor and change two lives! If you would like to volunteer with Reach & Rise, please contact the Reach & Rise Coordinator, Brianne Benson. 

More information can be found on the Cook County YMCA website: cookcountyymca.org/reach-rise/

 



CONTACT:
DATE: 01/18/2016 12:01pm