Help Wanted

Job openings, temporary or permanent, commercial or personal

Bally Blacksmith Stabilization - contractors wanted

Calling Local Contractors
Become part of the history of the Bally Blacksmith Shop as the CCHS begins
the restoration of Bally's shop, a building on the National Register of Historic
Places. We need RFP's for the structural restoration, Reshingling & sheathing
& flashing repair of the roof, chimney reconstruction & installation of a
a variety of electrical circuits.
All contractors must be licensed & insured
For more info or to receive a bid packet, email:
or call 218-475-0122
Or stop by:
Cook County Historical Society
8 S. Broadway, Grand Marais


CONTACT: Cook County Historical Society
PHONE: 218-387-2883
DATE: 08/11/2014 12:24pm

Guest Services Manager Opening at Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts

Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts is seeking a full-time, year-round Guest Services Manager. Position manages, directs, and coordinates all guest services operations and staff. Primary responsibilities include:

  • Managing and overseeing orientation, training, performance reviews, discipline, and scheduling for all front desk, reservationist, night audit, activities, and other guest services employees.
  • Ensuring all guest services staff provide excellent customer service at all times.
  • Maintaining detailed knowledge of resort products, services, and operations.
  • Maintaining expert knowledge of Resort Data Processing, our property management software.
  • Creating and monitoring labor and supply budgets.
  • Resolving all customer service issues and complaints and performing service recovery as needed.
  • Maximizing occupancy and revenue through marketing efforts.
  • Creating and monitoring lodging specials and packages.
  • Monitoring and adjusting room rates.
  • Assisting with human resource tasks including recruitment and interviewing for guest services staff.
  • Assisting in the oversight of the condition of resort facilities and recreational equipment.

Qualified applicants should have a bachelor's degree from a 4-year college/university and 3+ years of relevant experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Competitive salary plus access to benefits, bonuses, and resort discounts. Please contact Andy at (218) 663-6173 or email at


CONTACT: Andy Rysdahl
PHONE: 2186636173
DATE: 08/11/2014 10:02am

Part Time Gallery Work and Sales and Cleaning Help

Part time Help wanted thurs/frid and Saturday for months of Sept 15 thru December 7. 11-5 pm Wage dependant on experience and skill level.

Cleaning of a vacation rental on a random basis Mid Sept to mid Novemeber. Both could be a possible Work Lodging trade. Ask! 

Call Stephan 218 370 1314

CONTACT: Stephan Hoglund
PHONE: 218 370 1314
DATE: 08/11/2014 09:46am

Help Wanted-Tree cutting

We are currently looking for contractors and crews to sub contract on fuels reduction work in the areas of Grand Marais, Harriet Lake, Ely and Virginia. The fuels reduction work includes cutting balsam trees, and dead/down trees and piling. There are also jobs that require chipping   Work to be done this and next year   Please contact me to discuss work and compensation 

CONTACT: Brad Johnson
PHONE: 651-470-0656
DATE: 08/10/2014 06:21am

Immediate Openings - Pie Place Cafe

Needed immediately.

Full time and part time openings for Afternoon/Evening Dishwashers.

Full time opening for Evening Host.

Good wages, great team to work with, extra perks.  Email for application or come in and apply.

CONTACT: Clare Shaw
DATE: 08/09/2014 04:02pm

Assistant Crew Leader/Housekeeping Positions Available

Cascade Vacation Rentals is a vacation rental company providing lodging in  private homes, cabins and condos in the Cook County's North Shore area.
We are looking for organized, energetic, reliable and responsible individuals to manage our housekeeping team.

Additional qualities of applicants will included: friendly, motivated, responsible, honest, detail oriented, good time management skills, ability to clean and inspect homes prior to guest arrival and following departure.
You will enjoy the satisfaction of caring for homse and working independently in our beautiful area. 

Duties will included managing housekeeping schedules, training staff, transporting international workers, record keeping, quality control supervision

Work hours vary from part to full time based on schedule.
Starting pay based on experience and productivity.
Residence in close proximate to Schroeder, Tofte, Lutsen and Grand Maris desirable

Drive time compensation offered
Cleaning supplies provided

Reply by phone to: (218) 663-7971 or email

We look forward to meeting you

CONTACT: Cascade Vacation Rentals
PHONE: 218 663 7971
DATE: 08/08/2014 08:13pm