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47 East Sheridan St. Ely MN 55731
Phone- 218-365-4301

Employment Opportunites Available

Employees at the Boathouse take pride in our high quality and the consistency of our products. Applicants must be able to have fun while maintaining a high level of professionalism. Being a high traffic establishment we train our team to expect and handle the large volume of customers that have come to expect and enjoy our products and service. Reading our Trip Advisor reviews will show you the reputation we have created and we intend to continue to not only maintain but grow that reputation.

We live in Ely for the beauty and the many relaxing experiences that it provides us. You too can enjoy an summer in this amazing location! We try our best to reward our staff with consecutive days off so that they can leave work behind and enjoy our summer spoils! Our area is known for great Fishing, Camping, Hiking, Swimming, X-Country Skiing, Dogsledding, Snowshoeing, and more! All of these activities can be done without leaving the city limits, but there are a lot more places to explore than just the nearby lakes and trails. For more intormation check out Chamber of Commerce and

Applicants must be able to work weekends and holidays and be available through mid-September. All positions have the potential to become year round positions.

Bartender and Servers
A basic knowledge of beer and beer styles is a bonus, but not required. Due to our high volume we are required to pay the Minnesota minimum wage of $9.50/hr + tips as our starting base wage.

Being a cook at the Boathouse means you will be part of an amazing team of professionals who care about the quality and consistency of their products. Training under our staff is a great learning experience for anyone who wants to hone their skills as a chef. Although the job does get stressful at times our staff strives to consistently deliver our high quality products while maintaining a fun environment to work in. Pay in this field is based purely on experience.
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Restaurant Hours
11am - 9pm

Tavern Hours
11am - 11 pm

11am - 10pm
BWCAW Legal Beer Available!