Do more than punch a timecard.
Make a difference!

Staff Positions at Rise

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Competitive Pay

We offer competitive salaries for all of our positions. See Benefits.

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Growth Opportunity

Develop new skills and advance in your career.

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Great Coworkers & Clients

Rewarding work with a great group of people.

A Fun and Fulfilling Place to Work

Work at Rise

Nobody’s just punching a time card here. Every Rise team member is personally connected to and driven by our mission. That shared commitment is the foundation of a spirited workplace culture (some locations even have a “fun committee”).

But we’re also serious about our team members’ success, and we offer plenty of professional development and growth opportunities to help you flourish.

Now hiring these positions

Direct Support Professional

Work directly with participants and support their success

$2,000 Hiring Bonus
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Transportation Specialist

Assist participants getting to and from Rise programs

$2,000 Hiring Bonus
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Employment Consultant

Connect individuals and businesses with good fit candidates

$2,000 Hiring Bonus
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Case Manager

Provides community integration and inclusion through job opportunities 

$1,000 Hiring Bonus
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Want to join our team?

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Rewarding Career
Making a Difference

"I enjoy that every day is different. I get to work with people we serve and become part of their daily lives. My coworkers are great too, and I know we all make a difference each day.

~Direct Support Professional

Meet some of our team members

Learn More About Working at Rise

Mike Harper

Story 18 – Mike Harper

A grant program to support Lindstrom youth searching for work brought Mike Harper to Rise in 1994. His passion for working with youth developed early in Harper’s career and has continued for nearly 30 years. And today his dedication includes people of many ages, abilities and situations throughout central Minnesota. Based out of Lindstrom, Harper…

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Sue Featherly

Story 17 – Sue Featherly

You might say Sue Featherly drives success. And not just because her work takes her out of the office and into our communities. As a follow-up specialist in our Community Supported Employment program, Featherly is known for stopping by area businesses for updates on workers Rise employment teams placed as independent employees. “They are hired…

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John Watters

Story 16 – John Watters

John Watters leads the team at Rise New Richmond, where over the past 21 years he’s developed an intuitive knack for understanding the needs of our team members and the people we serve in Wisconsin. “I really enjoy working with individuals who want to have a productive day. They love being here and get satisfaction…

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Vince Mans

Story 14 – Vince Mans

Vince Mans is one of most recognized faces at Rise’s Northeast Minneapolis office. As an administrative specialist, he is often the first person visitors and people Rise serves see or speak with. “I love the variety in my work. I do a lot of different things. Every day is different,” he says. His daily work…

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Employee Benefits

Comprehensive benefits covering health needs for you and your loved ones.

  • Medical insurance - single employee coverage less than $90/month
  • Dental insurance less than $17/month (Single coverage)
  • V401(k) with a 100% vested employer match
  • Vision insurance
  • Basic Life & AD &D insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance; Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) starts at 16 days per year, plus paid and floating holidays
  • A fun team environment that supports your professional development and opportunities for career advancement
  • Read about our transparency in coverage here

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We Are Rise

Our Programs create limitless possibilities

Rise is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit serving Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Our programs take a whole-person approach, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible through supportive access to employment, housing, and life-enrichment services.