Backus is hiring!

We have two part-time positions now available


Event/Volunteer Coordinator:  20-30 hours per week as needed.  Applicants must have ability to work in a fast-paced environment, commitment to quality service and knowledge of Office 365. Duties include preparing and executing events, coordinating volunteers, concessions management and Summer Food Service Program management.

Part-Time Cook:  10 hours per week and as needed.  Qualifications:  ability to work in a fast-paced environment, commitment to quality service, Food Manager Certification.   Will assist in obtaining certification for the right applicant.  Excellent attendance is required with a flexible schedule determined by business needs. Duties include food preparation, menu planning and inventory management.  

Applications may be picked up in the Backus Office.  A completed application and resume must be submitted by 4:00 pm, November 2 to Hoa Sobczynski, Business Manager, Backus Community Center, 900 Fifth Street, International Falls, MN 56649 (218) 285-7225

Historic Backus Community Center...

The heart of International Falls ...

Where all generations celebrate the arts, culture, recreation, wellness and life-long learning.

Backus is more than just a building.  We are a dedicated group of board members, staff and volunteers who want to improve the community one event and project at a time.

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Backus Community Center

900 5th St, International Falls, Minnesota 56649, United States

(218) 285-7225


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