Immediate full time job opening: Maintenance Staff

We have an immediate opening for a maintenance worker for Post 1776.

Maintenance staff is responsible for ensuring all Legion equipment is functioning properly and that the Legion space is adequately set up and equipped.



  1. Work to ensure all equipment in the Legion is functioning properly.
  2. Ensure all building grounds, patio and pavilion are free of debris.
  3. Empty liquor bottle inventory.
  4. Set up meeting/banquet room for meetings and events.
  5. Assist with unloading of food deliveries.
  6. Clear all snow from the sidewalk and patio
  7. Perform routine monthly and quarterly maintenance on specified equipment
  8. Work with Office and Front of House personnel to complete daily tasks as needed.


Education, Experience and Credentials

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Maintenance experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Basic knowledge of maintenance equipment


Incumbent must be able to:

  • Discern needs in order to communicate with management staff about daily, monthly and annual expectations for Legion maintenance
  • Communicate effectively verbally and orally in the English language, including following oral and written instructions
  • Maintain a stationary position and move for long periods of time during the shift
  • Apply manual dexterity, visual acuity and ability, for computer keyboarding, and as needed in the dining room area
  • Perform medium work, moving up to 50 pounds, with frequent transporting of objects weighing up to 50 pounds

*The Legion will make every effort to provide reasonable accommodations to those covered by the American Disabilities Act


  • Power washer
  • Leaf blower
  • Snow blower


The work environment is primarily indoors, specific to food and beverage industry. At times there may be noise distractions.

To arrange an interview, speak with Lindsey at 952-431-1776.

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Auxiliary Meat Raffle and Horse Races Saturday 10-14!

The Auxiliary is hosting a meat raffle and horse racing from 11:30am – 5:30pm this Saturday at Post 1776! Lost of good fun, entertainment and friends at the Legion. Won’t you join us?

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Service Dogs

This is a great story. Perhaps you know someone who can benefit from a service dog. Here is one story of these amazing animals.

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RIP Rick Jorgensen

Richard Allen Jorgenson
(January 14, 1965 – October 9, 2017)

Richard Allen Jorgenson, age 52 of Apple Valley, passed away suddenly on October 9, 2017. Preceded in death by brother, Jeffrey Jorgenson. Survived by son, Derrick Jorgenson; parents, Janet and Bill Jorgenson; sister, Julie (John) Uram; brother, Bill Jorgenson. Gathering of family and friends will take place on Thursday, October 12, 2017 5-8 PM at White Funeral Home, 14560 Pennock Ave. Apple Valley, MN.

You will be missed by all of us at Post 1776 Rick.

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Dakota Dental – Smiles for Freedom

Friday November 10th
7am – 12pm

Dakota Dental will be offering free dental work to honor veterans.

We have 40 time slots available for FREE dental exams & X-Rays in September and October. After a free initial exam, the doctor will schedule your FREE dental work and/or hygiene visit for Friday, November 10th.

Call our office to set up your initial exam today!
Dakota Dental
14682 Pennock Avenue, Apple Valley MN 55124


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Chopped – Cooking Competition!

Cooking Competition
October 29th
Call 952-431-1776
Ask for Linsey to Register and for full details

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Band Tonight: Record High 7pm

Come join us for a great night of Rock, Reggae and Soul music from the band Record High. NO COVER and we start the festivities at 7pm.


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9-11-2001. We will not forget!

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HELP WANTED – Job Opening PT Cook

Post 1776 has an immediate opening for a part time cook.

Looking for someone who works well with others, is punctual, can relate to our Veterans, and has experience as a short order cook.

The Legion is a great place to work. Call Linsey Green, at 952-431-1776 for more information and to schedule an interview.

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Women’s Auxiliary

The Women’s Auxiliary will have horse racing and meat raffles this Saturday September 9th, 2017 at 12pm. A lot of fun and excitement!

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