Current Opening(s)

Administrative Assistant

The Area Agency on Aging Division of the Arrowhead Regional Development Commission (ARDC) is seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant position.  Responsibilities include supporting the Aging Director and division team members with meeting organization, purchasing supplies, customer service, file management, document development, research, occasional project management, and National Aging Program Information System (NAPIS) reporting and analysis.  Other responsibilities include Division communications, such as web site updating, social media management, press releases, various messaging and media considerations, and other duties as assigned.


  • A high school diploma and four years of job-related experience or Associate Degree (A.A.) plus two-years related experience or Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.). 
  • A valid driver’s license is required. 

The salary for this position is $13.95-$20.37/hr

Deadline to apply: 2/9/2020.

Click here for a copy of the job description.  To be considered, you must follow the application instructions listed below.

Application Instructions

To be considered for a position, interested candidates must submit a resume AND download and complete the following forms:

  • Application for Employment (LINK)
  • Certification and Authorization Statement (LINK)
  • Data Practices Advisory (LINK)
  • Applicant Data Record (voluntary) (LINK)

Completed application materials may be submitted:

  • By email to
  • By mail to ARDC, Human Resource Manager, 221 W. First Street, Duluth, MN 55802

Applications must be received by the position closing date. If selected for an interview, we will contact you. Applicants should update the ARDC with any changes to their contact information. Any questions may be directed to Krista Mattila at 218-529-7543 or

Equal Opportunity Statement:The Arrowhead Regional Development Commission provides equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, place of residence, status with regard to public assistance, special disabled veterans, Vietnam-era veterans, other eligible veterans, and any other protected category as defined by statute. Read ARDC’s Equal Employment Opportunity Policy Statement.

Reception of Applications: ARDC only accepts applications in response to a job posting. A completed application packet with original signatures is required when applying with ARDC, and resumes in lieu of the completed application packet are not accepted. All sections of the application must be completed for consideration. Resumes may be attached to the completed application. Applications will remain on file for one year.