Employment Opportunities

Below are the employment opportunities available in the area. Check back often for updates.


Utility Lineman Operator

Halstad Municipal Utilities (HMU) is looking for a Utility Lineman Operator who will be responsible for performing a variety of scheduled preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of water, sewer and storm water systems. This position is focused on the operation and maintenance of our city utilities and will require a rotating on-call and weekend schedule.
Requires a high school diploma and two years of experience working with water treatment plant operations, or equivalent experience and training.  The employee must also possess or obtain a valid Class B commercial driver’s license, with endorsements, within six months of hire.   Class C or above, water and sewer licenses, and heavy equipment experience, and knowledge of municipal utility operations are desirable.

Online Application Form
Contact Information: Lucas Spaeth, Halstad Municipal Utilities Superintendent
218-456-2128 or

Seasonal Maintenance Workers

The Halstad Municipal Utilities is hiring several seasonal maintenance positions to work part-time this summer. Get ready to enjoy the great outdoors this summer!
Estimated length of position: Mid-May/early June to late August/early September.
Hours: 40 hours per week, generally 8 am – 4:30 pm.
Wage & Benefits: $10.50 – $13.00 per hour and community center membership provided.

Online Application Form
For more information please call 218.456.2128.

HMU/City of Halstad Customer Service Representative

Halstad Municipal Utilities and the City of Halstad is seeking a Customer Service Representative. This person must be flexible, possess strong organizational skills, be proficient with Microsoft, general computer applications and web-site management, have excellent oral and written communication and be a self-starter. This individual will be the first point of contact for the City both for in-person and phone. Individuals in this position work in a fast-paced environment and respond to in-person, telephone, and online customer inquiries, process payments, resolve billing and credit issues, and identify additional customer needs. This includes performing simple accounting, cash handling and credit/debit card processing.

Online Application Form
For more information please call 218.456.2128. 

Full-Time or Part-Time Housekeeping | Halstad Living Center & Heritage House

The Housekeeping Department is resonsible for the overall cleanliness of the facility.

PT LPN or RN | Halstad Living Center & Heritage House

8 hr. PM shift.  Every 2nd-3rd weekend and every 2nd-3rd holiday.  PM shift differential.  Duties include providing routine care, passing medications, observing residents’ health, and communicating with doctors, residents and their families.

PRN/As needed CNA | Halstad Living Center & Heritage House

PM and NOC shift differential

Part-Time Cook | Halstad Living Center & Heritage House

Responsibilities include preparing and serving all meals, snacks, and supplements to residents, cleaning up after meals.

PT CNA | Halstad Living Center & Heritage House

A certified nursing assistant’s (CNA) main role is to provide basic care to patients, as well as assist them in daily activities.  8 hr PM shift.  Every other weekend and holiday.  PM and NOC shift differential.

Apply online, call or stop by the business office at the Halstad Living Center.  For more information please call 218.456.2105.

Now Hiring | OnDeck Recruiting

OnDeck Recruiting provides retained and contingent professional search services for small and midsize companies. We specialize in identifying and attracting high-performing professionals for our clients. Talent acquisition is critical, especially when you need to hire after being awarded new business (RFP/SOW) or fill key personnel gaps due to internal transfers and resignations. We are adept with full-cycle workforce acquisition including: sourcing, screening, testing, interviewing, offer negotiation, background verification and onboarding. We customize our partnership based on our client’s needs.

To learn more about the jobs we are hiring for please email or call 218/422.6308.

Rural Carrier Associates | Halstad Post Office

The Halstad Post Office has opening for Rural Carrier Associates (RCAs). Hillsboro, Halstad, Grandin, Buxton, and Hunter areas! Great part-time job earning $210-$230 per day. Sort, deliver, and collect mail on a rural route. Wage up to $156 per day plus mileage of $70-$80 per day (hourly rate $17.40 plus $0.656 cents per mile). RCAs are eligible to enroll in the USPS Health Benefits plan. To apply, visit Select Careers at the bottom of the page. Then select Search Jobs on the right side. In the KEYWORD box enter 58045 then select START. Please contact Postmaster at 701.436.4221 for more information. Data Overview: Job Posting (

Hair Stylist | Vibrant Salon

Vibrant Salon is currently hiring a Hair Stylist. Full or Part time is acceptable. All experience levels are welcome. Please call 218-456-2235 or email your resume to

COVID-19 Information and Updates

The Halstad City Council is following the Governor’s declarations and executive orders to mitigate any risk to the Halstad City Staff and the public in order to help everyone remain healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic. It is the City’s top priority to keep its many services functioning throughout the health crisis.