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Welcome to Aitkin County’s Employment Opportunities Page

Our application process is easy to use, just click on the job title of interest for the application form and complete details. You can print the application form, fill it out, sign and return, or you can enter your information electronically, then print, sign, and return.

Please complete the application form as thoroughly as possible. The information provided on the application will be used to assess your qualifications for the position. Resumes may be included as an attachment to the fully completed application. Pay special attention to the posting requirements as additional items may be required, including certifications, licenses, transcripts and other information. Be sure to include these items with your application.

To ensure consideration, applications and supporting documents must be received by the time listed on the job posting. Please contact the Human Resource Office at 218-927-7306 if you have any special needs which may necessitate accommodations in the application/interview process.

Positions within the Health and Human Services Department require Minnesota Merit System eligibility. Visit the Minnesota Department of Human Services website for more information on the Merit System. Click here for testing dates.

All employment is conditioned on a satisfactory background investigation and drug test when applicable. If you are offered an interview, you will need to complete a background investigation screening questionnaire.

Aitkin County provides equal employment opportunity for all, without discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, marital status, pregnancy, disability, public assistance status, age, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran status, genetic information, local human rights commission activity, or other protected-class status.

All questions are welcome, 218-927-7306 or

Return completed applications to the Aitkin County Human Resources Office, 217 2nd Street NW, Room 134, Aitkin, MN 56431, or Fax to 218-927-7374. Our business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

"In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire."

Employment Opportunities:

Aitkin County Human Resources Office
217 2nd Street NW, Room 134
Aitkin, MN 56431
Phone: 218-927-7306
Fax: 218-927-7374