Bigfork Valley Employment
Bigfork Valley Employment        

Bigfork Valley Employment

Grow your career with Bigfork Valley. Live and work in a four season recreational area in the northwoods of Minnesota. Our independent medical campus includes a hospital ranked top in the state for patient satisfaction and is a 2012 & 2013 recipient of the Women’s Choice Award by WomenCertified®, top 20 Critical Access Hospitals award for patient satisfaction by the National Rural Health Association and top in the nation for patient satisfaction by Becker's Hospital Review. The campus also includes a pharmacy, new fitness center, cafeteria, day care center and medical and dental clinics.

Download the application file (Adobe Acrobat Reader is required) to your computer. Complete the form, save file with your name and email to or mail to Bigfork Valley, Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 258, Bigfork, MN 56628.

Please download and complete the Addenda to the application and bring them with you at your interview. You may also print the application and addenda, complete and send or bring them to Human Resources.

Director of Nursing - Long Term Care

Full time position with competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Summary of Job Description: Manages employees with direct patient care in Bigfork Valley Communities, ensuring that policies and procedures are followed and revised as necessary, providing training opportunities, resolving issues and making sure that established standards of resident care are met. Ensure department’s compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Assumes additional duties in the absence of the nursing home administrator. Has a good understanding of the financial aspects of a nursing home. Exhibits good clinical and interpersonal skills with the ability to successfully lead nursing staff in providing excellent patient care.

Qualifications: Fifth year college or university program certificate preferred. Two to four years related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Registered to practice nursing in Minnesota. Certification in gerontological nursing or related nursing field preferred. Must be able to participate in continuing education to maintain licensure and to further develop professional skills as required.


Seeking individuals for full time and casual Certified Nursing Assistant positions in our long term care facility.

Summary of Job Description: Cares for elders following the Eden Alternative® and Bigfork Valley philosophies with skill, compassion and respect. Provides social, physical and medical care that enables elders to live their lives to the fullest. Supports elders in self-care and provides care as necessary for those unable to care for themselves. Supports the elder’s physical and social household environment, following the elder’s preferences. Maintains appropriate documentation and notifies nursing staff/manager of changing needs and conditions of elders. Provides restorative therapy under the leadership of therapy professionals. Follows proper infection control, sanitation and safety practices. Has good interpersonal skills, is able to deal with unexpected events, is consistently at work and on time.

Qualifications: CNA certificate or class enrollment required. Must meet all federal and state regulatory requirements to maintain certification and active registry as CNA, including 12 CEUs per year and participation in mandatory in-service and any departmental education. High school diploma or GED preferred.

Bigfork Valley provides CNA training, click here to view our education schedule.


Seeking part time Cook to work in the Dietary Department.

Summary of Job Description: Prepares large quantities of food for patients, residents, employees and visitors using various appliances and following governmental regulations in meal preparation. Prepares individual meals for patients with diet plans. Washes and cleans appliances and cooking areas. Meets schedules. May order, receive and store supplies. Maintains security. Exhibits a professional courteous manner and follows instructions.

Qualifications: High school or GED required, six months experience with hospital therapeutic diets required within last three years. Certified Nursing Assistant certification preferred.


Casual position.

Summary of Job Description: Be able to transport and deliver packages while adhering to HIPAA confidentiality guidelines. Ensures that items are picked up and delivered on schedule and transported according to requirements.

Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); three years of recent related work experience, or a combination of education and experience. Valid MN Drivers License and clear driving record with no violations.


Seeking full time and casual housekeepers to perform general housekeeping duties on the Bigfork Valley campus.

IT Technician

Seeking full time IT Technician.

Summary of Job Description: Under the direction of the Information Technology Manager, this position shall assist in ensuring that all systems including computers, servers, network and software function properly. Previous experience working with enterprise level information technology systems is preferred. The Information Technology Technician shall work closely with other departments and end users to coordinate support and projects. Duties will also include evaluating different types of technology and making recommendations.

Qualifications: Minimum education and experience include a technical or bachelor’s degree in related field and two to three years of experience. Must maintain confidentiality. Needs good communication, mathematical and reasoning skills.

Licensed Practical Nurse - Long Term Care

Seeking full time and casual LPNs with state certification.

Summary of Job Description: This casual position will support our assisted living and memory care communities in an Eden Alternative® setting. Successful candidates will be outgoing, dependable and deliver compassionate care with seniors. Responsibilities will include providing resident care based on individual service/care plans adhering to state, federal, and local laws/regulations.

Qualifications: Diploma from an accredited school of nursing. Meet the regulatory requirements for licensure as practical nurse in the state of Minnesota. Current registration with the Minnesota Board of Nursing.

Perioperative RN

Seeking part time Perioperative RN.

Summary of Job Description: Provides care to patients in surgical setting including direct patient care, education for patients and families, administering medications and treatments. Performs assessments and aids physician during surgery. Monitors vital signs and keeps physician apprised of patient’s condition and reactions to treatment. Performs documentation. Includes practice in the surgical suite and endoscopy room, and pre- and post-care and recovery of patient.

Qualifications: Requires a minimum of an associate's (AA) or associate of science (AS) degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school. Current Minnesota Registered Nursing License; BLS, and ACLS certifications as required by the nursing department.

Radiologic Technologist

Casual position.

Summary of Job Description: Knowledgeable about Xray, CT, EKG and other stationary and mobile diagnostic equipment and positioning techniques. Interacts with patients, exhibiting good interpersonal skills including an ability to reduce anxiety and explain diagnostic procedures. Schedules appointments. Practices radiation safety for staff and patient. May be scheduled to respond to emergency call-ins evenings, weekends and holidays.

Qualifications: Associate’s degree (AA) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school. Six months experience/training or additional education preferred. Registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (AART).

Employment Application 

Please complete and print the interactive employment application form. You may email the completed form to or mail to Bigfork Valley, Human Resources Manager, P.O. Box 258, Bigfork, MN 56628. Please download and complete the Addenda to the application and bring them with you at your interview. You may print off the application and addenda, fill them in and send or bring them to Human Resources. 

Required Addenda to the Application:

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