Employment Opportunities

  • Part-Time Dishwasher

    Oakes Public School is seeking a part-time dishwasher with additional kitchen duties, responsibilities include: 

    • Washing dishes and large pots and pans 

    • General cleaning and assistance in kitchen duties 

    • Schedule will be 8:30 am to 1:30 pm each day school is in session (nine months). 

    • Pay beginning at $13.50/hour or more depending on experience 

    • Personal Leave available 

    • Job to start immediately 


    For questions or to apply, contact: 


    Jera Kempel, Food Services Director 

    804 Main Ave 

    Oakes ND  58474 

    Phone: 701-742-3234 

    Fax: 701-742-2812 

    Job application available at www.oakes.k12.nd.us/apply


    Regular Route & Activities Bus Drivers

    Oakes Public School is seeking bus drivers for regular routes, afternoons, and activities, responsibilities include:

    • Operating school bus on assigned routes to and from school and special events
    • Maintain a clean bus interior, including floors, windows, and seats
    • Investigates and resolves safety hazards, equipment problems and emergency situations
    • Moderate physical requirements, may be required to lift and move items weighing up to 35 pounds
    • Pay is $49.11 per route (two routes per day)
    • Activity Routes are $49.11 plus paid sit time
    • Job to start August 23, 2023.

    For questions, please contact Dave Ehrlin at dave.ehrlin@k12.nd.us or 701-742-3234

    To apply, contact: dave.ehrlin@k12.nd.us

    Dave Ehrlin, Transportation Manager
    804 Main Ave
    Oakes ND 58474
    Phone: 701-742-3234
    Fax: 701-742-2812


    Four (4) Special Education Paraprofessional

    Sheyenne Valley Special Education Unit is seeking four (4) Special Education Paraprofessionals at Oakes Public Schools for the 2023-2024 school year.

    Provide academic and behavioral support to students with special education needs. Work under the supervision of a certified special education teacher. High school diploma required, some college preferred. Background check to be completed. 35 hours per week. $11.75-$18.00/hour DOE. Paid health insurance, ND PERS retirement, and sick/vacation leave. Open until filled.

    Submit letter of application, resume, and 3 references to mitzi.beutler@k12.nd.us.


    Part-Time Strength & Conditioning Coach

    Oakes Public School is seeking a Strength & Conditioning Coach.  This position is part-time, responsibilities include:

    • Oversee the implementation of a strength and speed program for student-athletes in grades 9-12
    • Plan, instruct and supervise the year-round implementation of the strength and speed program
    • Work with coaches to design in and out of season strength and speed programs
    • Maintain communication with other coaches, administration, athletes, and parents.
    • Beginning salary $4,485.00

    For questions or to apply contact:


    Anna Sell, Superintendent

    804 Main Ave

    Oakes ND  58474

    Phone: 701-742-3234

    Fax: 701-742-2812 


    Substitute Teachers and Paraeducators

    For questions, please contact Maureen Wentworth at maureen.wentworth@k12.nd.us or 701-742-3234

    Substitute Bus Drivers

    For questions, please contact Dave Ehrlin at dave.ehrlin@k12.nd.us or 701-742-3234


    Please send cover letter, resume, letters of reference, and any credentials/licenses to:

    Oakes Public Schools, Superintendent Anna Sell, 804 Main, Oakes ND 58474 or email anna.sell@k12.nd.us.


    To apply submit the OPS Job Application to Oakes Public Schools, Shannon Jepson, Business Manager, 804 Main, Oakes ND 58474, or email shannon.jepson@k12.nd.us.

    All Classified positions are eligible for Veterans Preference. The Oakes Public School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Page last updated: 9/19/2023 4:31:48 PM