At KOOTASCA, we hire people who are dedicated to our mission and the work we do. Our staff are committed, passionate, and continually go above and beyond in using their skills and talents to serve our communities. We know that our employees make the biggest and most important difference in our continued success.

Why Work For Us

Community Action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.

In a survey, 100% of employees stated that their job contributes to the mission.

We offer the opportunity to give back to the community, paired with competitive wages & benefits, all during weekday daytime hours. For more information about why to work for us click here.

Employment Information

KOOTASCA Community Action is an Equal Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action (AA) Employer. We recruit, select, hire, place, transfer, promote, demote, layoff, discipline, terminate, recall, compensate, and train without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, familial status, disability, veteran status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, or any other basis protected by applicable laws, directives, and regulations of federal, state, and local governing bodies or agencies. We will provide reasonable accommodation to applicants and employees with disabilities whenever possible.

  • A completed Application for Employment is required to be considered for employment.
  • Submitting a resume is highly encouraged.
  • Any offer of employment will be contingent on a reference check and a background study.
  • Application and employment information is made available in alternative formats upon request.

To apply, follow the instructions on the Application for Employment.

Contact us:

Marta Carrigan, Human Resources & Board Services Director


Why Work For Us

Application for Employment

Equal Opportunity Employment Information

Affirmative Action Information

Current postings

Teenage Father Support Staff

August 9th, 2023|

Number of Openings: 1 Location: Grand Rapids, MN Work Arrangement: In-Person Job Summary Support Teenage Fathers enrolled in the Teenage Parent Program (TAPP) within a scheduled classroom setting. Assist in removing of

On-Call Classroom Support Staff

March 23rd, 2022|

Position Openings: Multiple Location: Itasca County & Int'l Falls, MN Job Summary Work cooperatively with classroom staff in the absence of regular classroom staff, in providing age and developmentally appropriate preschool education