Employment Opportunities

Application Process

Fill out a LL Housing Authority Job Application or update an already submitted application. The application must be submitted before the closing date to be considered for the position. Aptitude Exam may be required as part of the interview process.


Applicants will be judged based on a five point system, the points are as follows:

  • Application - legibility, completion, accuracy, employment history, signature
  • Aptitude Exam - total score on exam
  • Housing Authority Employment History - points based on past employment history with LLHA
  • Native American Preference - points based on Tribal enrollment
  • U.S. Veteran Status - points based on veteran status


Entry Level Hiring Procedure
This method is only used for select, entry level positions and is not used for all positions.

Call LL Housing Authority Human Resources for information or to update an application at 218-335-8280 or 218-335-4414.


The Leech Lake Housing Authority is currently seeking individuals with Carpentry experience. This is a full-time position, with a minimum of 40 hours per week. These positions require reliable, punctual individuals that are willing and able to be at work every day.  Must have reliable transportation to travel to various job sites throughout the reservation.

Description:   Performs all aspects of construction, to include new construction, renovation and repairing of existing housing for eligible tenants on the Leech Lake Reservation. A valid MN Driver’s License is required or must be able to obtain within 90 days and be insurable per the LLBO Fleet Management Driver/Motor Vehicle Record Criteria.
Qualifications: High school diploma preferred or equivalent. Carpentry Certificate preferred or a minimum of three years of construction experience. Must have the ability to lift and carry up to 80 lbs. unassisted.


$14.00/hour w/Valid Driver’s License and Insurable per the LLBO Fleet Management Criteria

$12.00/hour - Upon successful completion of 90-day probationary period and meeting the Driver’s License requirement including insurability, the rate of pay will increase to $14.00/hour with retro pay back to the date of obtaining Driver’s License and being insurable per the LLBO Fleet Management Criteria

$12.00/hour w/no valid Driver’s License and/or unaccepted insurability

Benefits: (upon eligibility) Health/Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Retirement, Personal Leave
A full job description is available upon request at the Leech Lake Housing Authority.

Leech Lake Band Member, MCT, other Native American, and Veteran preferences apply – proof of enrollment and Veterans status required.

All applicants considered for hire must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

An Aptitude test will be given during the interview process.


Closing Date: February 28, 2020 @ 4:00 pm


Call LL Housing Authority Human Resources for information to apply or update an application at 218-335-8280 or 218-335-4414.