Job, Request For Proposal,
and Volunteer Opportunities

Employment Opportunities:

Job openings for Shorewood and many other government entities may also be found on the League of Minnesota Cities web site.

The Rink Attendent Application or Employment Application (available in PDF* format) may be downloaded or obtained at Shorewood City Hall, 5755 Country Club Road, Shorewood, MN 55331, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. For Questions, Phone: 952-960-7900.

Part-Time Office Help Wanted

The City of Shorewood seeks a part-time Office Assistant at City Hall. Must be flexible to work on-call as needed between the hours of 8AM-4:30PM, M-F,  4-16 hours/week.  Duties include customer service, answer and route incoming phone calls, greet visitors, process permits, receipt payments, scan documents, and other duties as needed. Education/Experience Required:  H.S diploma or GED; one year of office, clerical, and customer service experience.  This part-time position does not provide benefits. Salary is $12/hr. Applications taken until position is filled.
Contact Jean at 952.960.7911 for application materials, or download the position description and the application.

The City of Shorewood is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

*Adobe Acrobat Reader, available for free, is required to view and print PDF files.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Posted 09/28/2015

Ongoing Opportunities:

  • Adopt a Garden
    Volunteer gardeners are sought to assist with city gardens. If you would like to learn more, or find the location of one of the gardens, please contact the city at 952.960.7900. This is a great project for neighborhoods, community organizations, families and individuals.

  • Arctic Fever
    The Arctic Fever Committee is looking for volunteers to work at various locations and events during the Arctic Fever Winter Festival, January 17-19, 2014. For information or to volunteer contact, or call the city at 952.960.7900.

  • City Park and Planning Commissions:
    The city accepts letters of interest from residents for volunteer service on its Park and Planning Commissions. Typically, there are openings at the beginning of the year, with interviews with the City Council during January-February. Occasionally, openings become available at other times of the year.

    Both the Planning and Park Commissions act as an advisory board to the City Council, making recommendations on planning and zoning issues, or park and recreational needs of the city. The Planning Commission meets the first and third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m., and the Park Commission meets the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. Additional meetings are sometimes needed.

  • Community Organizations
    At various times of the year, the City of Shorewood seeks residents to represent the city on the board of various community organizations. These are volunteer appointments. Each representative is encouraged to provide a quarterly report to the City Council on the organization’s activities.

  • The Lake Minnetonka Conservation District (LMCD)
    The LMCD reviews permits and licenses, such as special events, multiple docks and charter boats. The LMCD considers lake management issues, and other issues such as Eurasian Water milfoil and Zebra Mussels. Meetings are at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month.

For any of the volunteer positions listed above, interested residents should send a letter to the city at 5755 Country Club Road, Shorewood, MN 55331, or fax to 952-474-0128, or e-mail A resume may be included but is not required.

Other Organizations

Residents may find volunteer opportunities here:

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