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Aramark at South Dakota State University

We provide dining services to the South Dakota State campus in the areas of retail dining, residential dining, catering and concessions. We currently have 16 locations on campus including national brands such as Chick Fil A and Einstein's Bros. Bagels. We are currently having multiple positions available including sous chef and various team member and supervisor roles in our locations.

Bed and Breakfast Innkeepers of SD

The BBISD is an association of approximately 30 Bed and Breakfasts that operate across South Dakota. This association inspects, markets, monitors legislative issues, promotes tourism, and offers information for its members.

Brookings Country Club

Lush and serene, challenging yet uncrowded, from beautiful trees to manicured greens, you’ll see why the BCC has long been recognized as one of the region’s outstanding layouts and why our members are so proud of their course! After golf, stop in and enjoy the lively atmosphere, fine food, and outstanding service of our full service restaurant overlooking beautiful Lake Campbell.

Comfort Suites University

We are a 100 room, all suite hotel. We're newly recognized as a Platinum Award Winning Comfort Suites. The only in the state of South Dakota. We're in the top 3% of our brand out of 549 Comfort Suites. We offer double queen and single king suites that offer 55 in HD TV's, Microwave/Refrigerator, Mini Cube Charging Station, and 25% more space than an average suite. Amenities include: Pool/Hot Tub, Fitness Center, and a Free Hot Breakfast. We are the newest hotel in Brookings opening in 2017.

Custer State Park Resorts

We are the concessionaires for Custer State Park in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota. We manage 4 different lodges inside the park. Front Desk, Housekeeping, Store Clerk, Hostess, Server, Busser, Cook, Dishwasher and more. We have dorm style housing and provide three meals a day at each lodge. We employ over 350 employees and provide great customer service to 2 million guests each summer. Perfect summer job with flexible dates of work. Open April 25 through October 31.

DenWil Hospitality

DenWil Hospitality - The greatest gift we can give is a comfortable stay, a memorable meal, & the warm feeling of world class hospitality with American family values. Mama Mia's, The Lodge, Wilbert's Ale House, Wilbert's Event Center, Econo Lodge, Comfort Suites, Old Sanctuary, On and Off-site Catering.

Edgewood Vista

Edgewood Vista is an Assisted Living and Memory Care Community located in Brookings, SD serving approximately 45 residents. Our dining department strives to create a dining experience that our residents look forward to 3 times a day, every day through wholesome, home cooked meals and excellent customer service.

Hegg Hospitality Management

Hegg Hospitality specializes in the hospitality management of full-service and select-service hotel segments. For over 35 years, our dedication to success is proven in the results as a hotel owner, management company and hotel developer. Our team offers innovative and proven expertise in hotel management. We pride ourselves on the continuous development of our hotel operational services and strive to provide the best possible service to our stakeholders, investors, owners, and guests.

Hills Hospitality Management

We are located in the Heart of the Black Hills, Keystone, South Dakota. Hospitality is our business. Our Museum is dedicated to Gutzon Borglum, the man who carved Mt. Rushmore. Our hotels offer views of Mt Rushmore. Customer service, education and adventure await. With 4 hotels and a museum, our desire is to provide students with the opportunity to work, gain experience in all areas of hotel and to help build your resume. Internships and management jobs available.

Kahler Hospitality Group

Kahler Hospitality Group is a collection of five hotels and five restaurants in Rochester, MN. All of our hotels are connected to the Mayo Clinic by pedestrian skyways and underground walkways. we have close to 50,000 square feet of meeting and event space where we can put on a wedding, large conferences, an intimate dinner, and more. Kahler is looking for motivated, friendly and team-oriented individuals to join its roster of hospitality professionals.

McCrory Gardens

McCrory Gardens is a botanical garden & arboretum operated and maintained by South Dakota State University. The gardens are funded primarily by donations from the Friends of McCrory Gardens, admission fees, other special gifts, and endowment returns. McCrory Gardens has over 25 acres of formal display gardens & 45 acres of arboretum as well as an Event Center which includes rental spaces for all types of events and a unique gift shop. Our own McCrory Gardens events take place year round.

Minnehaha Country Club

Private Country Club with fine dining, casual dining, catering and banquet facilities, as well as pool, tennis and golf.

My Place Hotel, Brookings SD

My Place Hotel is an extended stay hotel, offering nightly, week or monthly rates! Traveling for business or pleasure, the hotel offers an array of modern amenities including pillow top mattresses, microfiber bedding, and a variety of soft and firm pillows. All rooms offer a full-sized refrigerator, a two burner cook top, and a microwave. Also available are onsite laundry facilities, a My Store in which you could purchase a pre-packaged breakfast for minimal cost making it easy to make My Place your home away from home!

My Place Hotels of America

The first My Place hotel opened in 2012 in Dickinson, ND. Since then we have grown to 44 locations with 15 more locations currently in the pipeline. We truly believe that it's our people who have gotten us to where we are today, and our people that will help us continue to grow. Our current hotel jobs allow you to join a team of co-workers who love what they do, and are dedicated to growing the My Place brand!

Parks Marina

Parks Marina is located in Okoboji, Iowa with locations on the shores of both East Lake and West Lake Okoboji. The Marina District boasts several restaurant and bar locations along the shorelines as well as excursion boats, a fleet of rental boats and watercraft, top of the line parts and accessories for all your watersport needs and a brand new event center to host any party you can think of.

Pheasant Restaurant

The Pheasant is Brookings’ oldest full-service restaurant. Established in 1949, we have been under the same local ownership for nearly half a century! We started an old-school café on the edge of town and have grown up along with our community. Our team is proud to be part of an iconic institution’s history and embraces a tradition of consistently excellent food and drink offered with fresh inspiration and local flair. We enjoy an unusually low employee turnover and have very loyal patrons.

South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks

The state park system is looking to recruit seasonal help to work in one of the 62 state park, recreation areas or nature areas around the state. Jobs include Gate Attendants (front line customer service staff), Campground Attendants, and Grounds Maintenance. Spend the summer working in the parks and helping us celebrate our 100th anniversary.

Swiftel Center

The Swiftel Center is a gathering place for cultural, recreational and educational events. With a 30,000 square foot arena, state-of-the-art banquet rooms, conference rooms and in-house catering, the Swiftel Center is an international award-winning venue of excellence and one of South Dakota’s premiere event centers. The staff coordinates detail to make every event spectacular from conception to reality.

The Children's Museum of South Dakota

The Children's Museum of South Dakota promotes learning for children of all ages and abilities through interactive, informal, hands-on exhibits and programming. Café Coteau, located in the Museum's iconic atrium, offers an array of delicious breakfast and lunch choices that will satisfy both adults and children.

Wall Drug Store

Wall Drug Store is a world famous roadside attraction that has been educating and entertaining the traveling public since 1931. On a busy day we see 15,000 to 20,000 customers. We offer positions in retail, cafe and maintenance positions. It is a great opportunity to work with the traveling public and learn about other cultures. We employ 200 people during the busy summer season. We have a cafe that seats 530 people and numerous gift shops that sell jewelry, boots, souvenirs and much more!

WR Hospitality

WR Hospitality is a South Dakota based food and beverage company owning and operating over 20 free standing restaurants, full service banquet and catering operations and seasonal resorts across the Midwest. Our partner company Regency Hotel Management has over 40 hotel, resort and lodging operations. We are a group of passionate, hard-working and committed professionals who are always looking for new team members and leaders to join us on our hospitality journey and be a part of our future.

University of South Dakota School of Law

US Army Active and Reserve