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Job openings, temporary or permanent, commercial or personal

Yard Work Help Wanted

Need help with general yard work in next few weeks:  finishing landscape/garden project, winter prep and misc. --- eastern Hovland - Portage area.


DATE: 09/29/2016 02:16pm

Wanted Bass Player

Classic Country Band "Portage" is looking for a Bass Player.

If interested contact Duane Deschampe at 218-475-2223 or Arvid Dahl at 218-475-2440

CONTACT: Arvid Dahl
PHONE: 218-475-2440
DATE: 09/28/2016 05:08pm

Saute Cook - Lutsen Resort

Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior is looking for an experienced full-time, year-round line cook for our sauté station. Culinary school graduate or similar experience preferred but will train promising applicant with limited experience. Menu composed of fresh seasonal ingredients with an emphasis on scratch cooking.  Must be able to understand recipes, cooking techniques, and instructions to prepare all menu items to Resort standards. Responsible to insure that proper health and safety practices are followed. To be successful, candidate should have a strong sense of cleanliness and timeliness. Must be able to lift and/or move up to 20 pounds and, occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. A great atmosphere for those wanting to take their culinary skills to a higher level.

Apply online at or submit resume to Daleri Brown, Human Resources Director at or PO Box 9, Lutsen, MN 55612

CONTACT: Daleri Brown
DATE: 09/28/2016 01:10pm

The YMCA is hiring: Front Desk, Youth Positions, Lifeguards

The YMCA is currently hiring! Join our dynamic team of employees dedicated to building healthier lives of our members and visitors. Work in a fun environment and connect to others in a healthy community. Contribute daily to the mission as part of a cause-driven non-profit organization. 

Open positions:

  • Member Service Representatives: Front Desk
  • Youth Specialists: Afterschool and Kids Club
  • Daycare Providers
  • Lifeguards: Training will be available in October.

Part-time and full-time positions are available. Shifts may include evenings and weekends.  Benefits include competative compensation, a free membership, discounts on store items, and reduced rates on programs.

To Apply:

Download and complete the job application and drop it off at the Y front desk. Application. Find the full Job Descriptions here: Job Descriptions


Contact: Betsy Blaisdell, Membership Director at 

The Y: We're for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. 

DATE: 09/27/2016 03:48pm

Dining Room Supervisor - Lutsen Resort

Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior is currently seeking a full-time, year-round dining room supervisor to assist in the daily operations of the Lutsen Resort Dining Room and Pub, as well as helping to manage group events. This position will assist in managing the beverage department; ordering, inventory and cost control. Benefits include paid vacation; health, dental and life insurance; resort discounts and free daily lunch!

Requirements and Preferences:

  • At least one year of post-secondary education, but two years in a hospitality major preferred.
  • At least one year experience in food & beverage industry with prior supervisory experience in food & beverage industry preferred.
  • Possess strong communication skills
  • Effective listener
  • Proficient computer skills and ability to do basic math

Come join our enthusiastic staff!

Send resume and cover letter to Daleri Brown, Human Resources Director at or apply online at

CONTACT: Daleri Brown
DATE: 09/27/2016 11:44am

Volunteer Basketball Coach Needed

Cook County Schools/Community Education is looking for a volunteer coach for 4th and 5th grade boys basketball.  Practices are twice a week.  There are approx. four to five Saturday games as well.  If interested, please contact Mitch Dorr at 387-2271  ext. 222

DATE: 09/27/2016 10:02am

Day Houseman - Lutsen Resort

Day Houseman

Lutsen Resort is hiring a full-time, year-round day houseman. This position reports to our housekeeping department, but works throughout entire resort. Responsibilities include shutting down units to prepare for housekeeping, as well as hauling totes of linens to and from laundry. Candidate needs to be self-motivated and able to prioritize, work independently and multi-task with speed and accuracy. Perfect for those who like a variety of work, inside and out. Valid driver’s license required. Benefits include paid vacation; health, dental and life insurance, resort discounts and free daily lunch. Come join our enthusiastic staff! Apply online at

CONTACT: Daleri Brown
DATE: 09/26/2016 10:02am

Laundry Staff - Lutsen Resort


Lutsen Resort has a full time, year-round laundry position available. The primary function of this position is to make sure all of the housekeeping and dining room laundry is cleaned in a timely manner. The laundry staff is accountable for effective and efficient use of laundry chemicals and machinery, maintaining laundry cleanliness standards, and monitoring laundry needs. Duties include doing laundry for resort and restaurant, shared between multiple laundry locations. Should be able to prioritize, work independently and enjoy variety in their day. No formal experience required, but 6 months of previous laundry work preferred. Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Benefits include paid vacation; health, dental and life insurance, resort discounts and free daily lunch. Come join our enthusiastic staff! Apply online at

CONTACT: Daleri Brown
DATE: 09/26/2016 09:59am

Accounting Support - Lutsen Resort

Accounting Support

We are seeking candidates to fill this accounting/administrative position. Primary responsibilities involve payroll, daily audit, and administrative duties such as maintenance billing. This is a part-time, year-round position with the potential to be full-time, year-round by working at the Front Desk. Previous comparable experience preferred. QuickBooks and Excel knowledge critical to success in this role. Compensation and benefits dependent upon skills and experience.

Contact: Daleri Brown at or apply online at

CONTACT: Daleri Brown
DATE: 09/26/2016 09:56am

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

**Come Hear about our AMAZING BENEFITS!!
• 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
September 21
at the Grand Marais,
Senior Center 9:00 am —4:00 pm
New Casino Coming Late Fall 2016!

DATE: 09/20/2016 10:49am