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.


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 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.


Casual position.

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.


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

Licensed Practical Nurse - Senior Services

Seeking temorary full time and casual LPNs with state certification.

Summary of Job Description: This position will support our assisted living and memory care communities in Elder directed care practices with pets, gardens and friends. 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.

Physical Therapist Assistant

Seeking Full Time Licensed Physcial Therapist Assistant.

Summary of Job Description: Provide direct patient care under the direction of a Physical Therapist. The physical therapy department services on-site long term care as well as community patients.

Qualifications: Associate’s degree from an accredited physical therapy assistant program and current state licensing required.

Registered Nurse - Senior Services

Casual position.

Summary of Job Description: Seeking a casual Registered Nurse for our Communities, a long term care facility. We believe in and practice Elder directed care in a facility with pets, gardens and friends. The Communities includes geriatric care, long term rehabilitation, memory care and skilled nursing care in a homelike setting. Position supervises LPN and nursing assistant staff and reports to the Senior Services Director of Nursing.

Qualifications include: Current Minnesota RN license, good communication skills and interest in working with seniors. Has an understanding of regulations and duties in long term care, MDS and PPS documentation.

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:

258 Pine Tree Drive / Bigfork, Minnesota 56628 / 218-743-3177


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