Employment Opportunities

Are you looking for employment?

We have full time, part time and seasonal opportunities available.

Please complete and return employment application via email to info@riverbendsresorts.com or drop off your application at the resort or hotel property.

Baudette, MN

River Bend Walleye Inn

Compensation depends on experience


For some, traveling and being away is fun; however, many travelers miss being home. Our Housekeeping team makes our hotel feel like home. As a Room Attendant, your contribution helps ensure guests an enjoyable and comfortable stay.


  • Keep facilities and common areas clean and maintained
  • Vacuum, sweep, and mop floors
  • Clean and stock rooms
  • Notify managers of necessary repairs needed
  • Keep linen room stocked
  • Ability to manage time efficiently
  • Ability to lift at least 25 lbs
  • Exceptional customer service skills

Front Desk Clerk

Be the focal point of our professional and guest-oriented hospitality atmosphere we are looking for!! Our Front Desk Agent is responsible for being the first smiling face the guest sees when they enter the hotel.


  • Greeting Customers, responding to questions, improving engagement with products/services and providing outstanding customer service
  • Checking guests in and out
  • Achieving Incentive goals
  • Maximizing sales revenue for both locations
  • Superior product and location knowledge
  • Introducing promotions and opportunities to customers
  • Provide excellent customer service
Wheelers Point, MN

Miles Lab Bar & Grill at
River Bend Resort

Compensation Depends on Experience


Do you take pride in providing excellent meals and having fun at the same time? The quality of our team is our best recipe. It takes more than high-quality ingredients and a flame grill to bring out that warm hospitality that Miles Lab Bar & Grill is known for. If this sounds like you, then pull up a stool because opportunity and good times are calling.


  • Serve in a fast-paced atmosphere is a must
  • Be able to collaborate well with others
  • Work as a team member
  • Possess excellent customer service skills
  • Have a good memory
  • Communicate effectively
  • Up-sell items- suggestions
  • Able to handle cash/credit transactions
  • Able to learn and use a point of sale system for all transactions


Beer, Bourbon and You. Bartenders demonstrate genuine hospitality and deliver exceptional guest service by using their recipe mastery and knowledge of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to meet and exceed guest expectations. The Bartender position is all about: Mixing, garnishing and serving alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Guiding guests through menus. Keeping the bar stocked and clean.


  • Excellent customer service skills
    Comply with responsible alcohol service guidelines, including serving guests responsibly
  • Demonstrating great salesmanship
    Process transactions using the POS system
  • Knowledge of the bar and restaurant menu
  • Keeps a clean and stocked bar area at all times
  • Respond promptly to guests and orders
  • Being able to work in a standing position for a long period of time

Area Housing Information

Reed Realty

North Border Realty 

Northland Woods & Water Realty 

Pahlen Realty 

Northwoods Commons & Westside Manor 
1 & 2 bedroom – Rent based on 30% income or $537 max, includes utilities

Summerfield Apartment East & West Baudette
1 & 2 bedroom. Rent includes utilities. Each apt has washer/dryer, dishwasher & A/C. Some garage space available.
Non-smoking – 1st month free with 12 month lease.
Call Jim 218-634-2639

Baudette Housing and Redevelopment Authority

Covid-19 Update: May 14th

We here at River Bend Resort and Walleye Inn are very happy to be open for the 2020 season. Cabin and hotel reservations are fully open and operational. In addition, we also have available, dock slips (if you wish to bring your own boat), gas & bait sales. Unfortunately, we still cannot offer charter fishing under the new mandates. Miles Lab Bar & Grill is also open to all of our guests for cabin delivery or pick-up dining. This new order is set to expire June 1 st , 2020 and we will be sure to keep you updated and advised accordingly. Thank you for your patience and continued patronage. We hope you, your family, and all loved ones continue to be healthy and safe during this time.



 Previous Coronavirus-19 Updates:


Previous Covid Update: May 6th

Due to changes in the MN state mandates, resorts and hotels are now able to operate under specific guidelines. As anticipated, on May 4th, 2020 River Bend Resort and Walleye Inn once again began receiving guests. We have resumed operations under explicit procedures directed by the state of Minnesota. While we will be open for cabin and room rental, we will not be providing charter fishing during this time. Dock slips, gas, bait and cabin delivery or pick-up dining will also be available to our guests.

Our staff has been preparing diligently and working hard to be ready for this anticipated coming season. We are and will continue to use many methods of enhanced cleaning techniques to ensure that we are ready for each group to come and stay with us. Our main goal is to keep everyone safe and healthy.

When you are ready to travel, our vacations specialists will be ready to help you every step of the way.


River Bend Resort Check-In/Out Process

To maintain safe social distancing during this time, we will be implementing the following safe distancing practices for all guests and staff. Thank you for your cooperation!

Resort Check-In

  • Registration Card will be left on table with key for cabin.
  • Please sign upon arrival and kindly place in box by office door.
  • The card used to hold your reservation will be ran day of arrival unless specified otherwise.
  • All cards will need to be keyed entry.

Resort Check-Out

  • Place key for cabin in the box by office door. Any keys taken will result in a $10 charge to card on file.
  • A folio receipt will be emailed to the email on file.

*Food Pick-up or delivery to cabin will be available during the hours of 8 am to 8pm. Please call the resort at 218-634-1552. Press option #1 for resort, and option #2 for restaurant, for food orders.


Walleye Inn Check-In/Out Process

Hotel Check-In

  • Normal process with the exception of a protective guard that has been placed at the front desk to create separation.
  • Registration cards and keys will be ready for each room upon arrival.
  • Credit Cards will continue to be charged at check in.

Hotel Check-Out

  • Please leave keys on the table in room. Any keys taken will result in a $10 charge to card on file.
  • Receipts will be emailed to the email address on file.
  • Please use the exit closest to your room.

*Dining Options: Pizza deliveries are available. Call front desk to order. Delivered directly to your room.

Miles Lab Bar & Grill. Resort restaurant orders are available from 8:am to 8:pm daily for pick-up orders only. To order call 218-634-1552. Press option #1 for resort, and option #2 for restaurant for food orders.

*Housekeeping: There will be no daily housekeeping available during this time. If there is something specifically needed, please call the front desk, and it will be delivered to your door.

*Continental Breakfast: There will be no continental breakfast available during this time. This is per MDH regulations.


Previous Press Release Thursday, March 26, 2020

We have been closely following the rapidly changing federal, state, and local recommendations and guidelines regarding COVID-19.  The health and well-being of our guests, staff and business partners always has been and will remine our top priority.

Yesterday afternoon Governor Tim Walz announced a two week “Stay at Home” order. The order goes into effect at 11:59 p.m. Friday March 27th and lasts until April 10th. In addition, all bars and restaurants are to remain closed until May 1st, 2020.

River Bend Resort and Walleye Inn has instructed all employees to follow Gov. Walz’s order and shelter in place locally to further help stop the spread of the virus beginning Saturday March 28th, 2020. We intend to keep all of our facilities closed and are hoping to resume operations at all of our locations on or about May 1st, 2020. Please note we are still taking reservations for dates beyond May 1st, 2020 however, we will be managing our phone hours on a limited schedule as follows: M-F 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Sat-Sun 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. All messages received during off hours will be returned promptly over the course of our newly scheduled times.

In related news, the Lake of the Woods County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to CLOSE ALL “COUNTY CONTROLLED RIGHT OF WAY LANDINGS THAT PROVIDE ACCESS TO THE RAINY RIVER” UNTIL FUTHER NOTICE.  Citing concerns about the traditionally large number of anglers coming into the area at a time when people are being ordered not to travel and stay home in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

We have also learned that Koochiching County has closed Upper Sioux landing, Frontier landing, Nelson Park landing and Vidas landing until further notice.

We will update everyone once we all get through this trying time.  Please continue to actively follow CDC guidelines to stop the spread of germs and this dreadful virus.  Thank you for helping to keep our community healthy and safe.