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Wilderness Canoe Base - Camp Manager Position Open

Organizational Overview

Wilderness Canoe Base is one of the four camps of the Lake Wapogasset Lutheran Bible Camp ministry. Wilderness serves all ages, primarily middle and high school youth, and families in the summer, and all ages in our year-round retreat season. Located on Seagull Lake, at the end of the Gunflint Trail, campers paddle from our beach, right into the BWCA. With a wide variety of programming, WCB maintains a commitment to faith formation through a Lutheran lens, environmental education, youth empowerment and ministry - encompassed by its mission statement: “Nurturing at Christ-Centered Identity through Wilderness Experience.” 

Position Overview

The Wilderness Canoe Base Camp Manager (CM) lives on-site year round, to manage 45-acre facilities and provide staff leadership throughout the vibrant summer camp season, as well as Fall, Winter and Spring retreat seasons. Supervised by the Site Director, the CM will be in charge of maintenance and care of camp facilities, grounds, vehicles, watercraft, camping equipment, and other assets. Under Site Director, assists in supervision of summer staff (30+ people), particularly facilities related positions and volunteers. During retreat season, CM becomes overall on-site supervisor, in charge of retreat season staff (1-3 people). Programmatic duties include assisting and coordinating religious programming, outdoor recreation and environmental education activities for retreat groups, and involvement throughout summer. Due to the variance of pace throughout the year, additional duties during retreat season include, but are not limited to; cooking, food ordering and planning, guiding excursions, cleaning, snow plowing and assisting Site Director in budget management, site reports and other responsibilities to promote Wilderness’s mission. 


CONTACT: Emma Harness
DATE: 04/01/2014 06:12pm

Cook County R&B Enginerring Technician

                                  COOK COUNTY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY





FUNCTION:  Performs skilled engineering and technical work for the Highway Department with emphasis on highway design and construction


JOB DUTIES:  Typical duties include, but are not limited to, the following:  Designs highway and bridge improvements to determine the type and amount of work needed, using standards, drawings, calculations, graphs, calculators, computers, and other tools.  Conducts preliminary field engineering and other surveys.  Locates physical restraints, identifies soils and drainage patterns. Ensures compliance with requirements for soils, aggregate, bituminous and concrete projects.  Supervises and directs the work of field crews and engineering aides. Monitors and inspects the progress and construction methods of road and bridge projects.  Determines and prepares plans, legal descriptions, and quantities of right-of-way needed for construction projects. Attends preconstruction conferences.  Coordinates activities, conducts meetings, and resolves problems between contractors, landowners, survey crews, utilities or other agencies. Prepares various reports, payment vouchers, cost estimates, contract proposals and specifications for construction projects.  Prepares yearly bridge inventory.


CONTACT: Julie Berglund
PHONE: 218-387-3602
DATE: 04/01/2014 03:06pm

Industrial/Career Tech Instructor

At Cook County School District, our close-knit staff is full of exceptional people providing excellent educational services to a diverse student body. We are looking for a progressive, energetic instructor who can help lead a major renovation of our Industrial/Career Tech Area. Our focus will be welding, woods and fabrication. A $750,000 renovation of space and equipment is scheduled to begin June 4, 2014. We are working with the 360° Manufacturing and Applied Engineering ATE Regional Center of Excellence at Bemidji State University, Lake Superior College and Cook County Higher Education to provide our students with the opportunity to earn credits, certifications, and possibly the completion of an associate’s degree prior to leaving high school and we are also opening a Digital Fabrications Lab this fall. We are hoping to have the successful candidate involved in the planning process this spring.

POSITION: Full-time Industrial/Career Technology Instructor. Courses to include 360° eTech and 360°CoE, CAD, General Technology, Woods and Welding.


CONTACT: Cara Price
DATE: 04/01/2014 11:45am

Flooring Installer

Flooring Installer

1010 Interiors – Grand Marais, MN

Flooring Installer. CFI certified preferred. Must be registered with State of Mn. Will train the right individual if not experienced in all types of products. Must have HS Diploma or equivalent, drivers license, and be in good physical condition. Competitive wages to motivated individuals. Join the team at the North Shore's only full service Floor Covering/ Interior Design Showroom! Live and work in Beautiful GRAND MARAIS!

Please direct all questions and upload resume to

No phone calls please

CONTACT: LeAnn Zunker
PHONE: 387-1998
DATE: 04/01/2014 11:41am

Design Consultant/ Retail Sales

Design Consultant/Retail Sales

1010 Interiors – Grand Marais, MN

Position: Showroom Sales Manager

Location: 1010 Interiors: Grand Marais, MN


Job Purpose Summary:
The Manager will be responsible for working with his/her customers, contractors, vendors and fellow employees to insure proper sales and installations for all flooring projects. In addition, the Manager will be responsible for day to day organization of showroom, paperwork, shipping, receiving, overseeing care and maintenance of the building.

Degree in Sales and Management preferred, and/or experienced retail sales management /Interior Design background.

Base salary plus commission


Please direct any questions to

No Phone calls please, direct all resume’s to EM. Thank you

PHONE: 387-1998
DATE: 04/01/2014 11:38am

PM Sous Chef for Lutsen Resort

Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior is looking for an experienced full-time PM Sous Chef. Primary responsibilities include working stations in a rounds position, supervising a crew of 3-8 people and closing kitchen at end of shift. Candidate must have strong culinary background; culinary school preferred although not required. Must be knowledgeable about food and labor cost control, preferably fine dining and banquet experience. We are looking for someone with at least 5 years cooking experience in a casual-fine dining establishment and 1 year of management experience. Must be organized, efficient and work well as a team player. Menu composed of fresh seasonal ingredients with an emphasis on classic French and Italian a la minute preparations. A great atmosphere for those wanting to take their culinary skills to a higher level. Living and working environment suits those who like to live and play outdoors.

Health, Dental, FSA, Life, LTD and PTO plus Resort benefits.  Some on-site housing available.

Apply online at



CONTACT: Clair Nalezny
PHONE: 218-663-6540
DATE: 04/01/2014 11:22am