• Welcome to Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce

    The Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce is a membership based organization which serves its member businesses and the community. We are located in the heart of West Central Minnesota’s premier lakes country destination, Otter Tail County. With its nearly 1100 lakes, rivers, streams and trails offering an abundance of recreational options, its a great place to grow your business.

    We serve as the lead advocate and resource for our members and to create partnerships that foster a healthy business climate.

  • On-Site Caretaker Couple or Team

    East Silent Lake Resort
    Job Description

    On-Site Caretaker Couple or Team

    We are looking for the right couple (or team) to join our resort family. Located in the heart of Otter Tail Lakes Country, MN, we are one of Minnesota's most historic and popular family resorts. Situated on the shores of East Silent Lake, our property is comprised of 50 acres of beautiful woods, trails and landscaping. Our accommodation is new or newly remodeled, including cabins, vacation homes and guest suites. Our guests are incredibly kind and fun to be around. If you like the idea of LIVING in one of Minnesota’s favorite vacation destinations, keep reading!

    As a family owned and operated resort, we are seeking more than just "help." Our employees are the heart of our business and truly and extension of our family. As such, we are looking for a couple (or individual) looking for meaningful experiences and relationships.

    Important Qualities and Characteristics Include:
    Enjoy being around people of all ages
    Excellent customer service
    Hard working

    General Responsibilities Include:
    Lawn and grounds maintenance
    General cleaning and maintenance of cabins
    Guest services – including greeting guests, checking in/out, collecting payments, help with boats, etc.
    Restaurant support – including taking orders, serving food and help in kitchen.
    Help with events and activities
    Reservation management

    Highly Desirable Skills:
    Construction and building maintenence
    Equipment and small engine maintenance/repair

    Specific Requirements:
    Driver’s license with reliable transportation
    Fluent in English
    Non-drug users
    No criminal history (background check will be performed)
    No children (except as visitors)
    Pets may be allowed based on circumstances

    This position is part-time, seasonal. Must be available from May – September. However, we will consider year round opportunity for the right couple.
    Couple will receive free accommodation in a recently remodeled 2 bed/2 bath cabin. All utilities (i.e. water, lp gas, electric, sanitation, internet, and satellite television) are included.
    In exchange for accommodation, couple will perform 40 hours of total/combined work (i.e. 20 hours/person) at the resort.
    Additional paid work (beyond 40 combined hours) is available at an hourly rate to be negotiated based on experience and qualifications.
    Access to all resort amenities, including use of boats and other recreational equipment.

    Contact Info/Resume Submissions:
    Contact Person: Brian J. Leonard
    Phone Number: 563-580-4601
    Email: email@eastsilentresort.com
    Contact Information
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