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, hire, place, promote, terminate, layoff, recall, transfer, compensate, and train without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, status with regard to public assistance or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

  • 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

EAP Program Advertiser

November 3rd, 2021|

External Job Posting: Energy Assistance Program (EAP) Advertiser Job Summary Support the Agency’s mission by identifying, contacting, and assisting low-income households by connecting them to Energy Assistance and other applicable resources. Find

Assistant Teachers

September 17th, 2021|

External Job Posting: Assistant Teachers Position Openings: Multiple Casual, Part Time & Full Time Location: Itasca County, MN Job Summary Work as part of a collaborative team to establish and maintain an

Classroom Teachers

September 17th, 2021|

External Job Posting: Classroom Teachers Position Openings: Multiple Locations: Itasca County Job Summary Work as part of a collaborative team to establish and maintain an age and developmentally appropriate Head Start /