Ruttger’s is closed for the season and will begin hiring in the spring!

Work where people come to play!


Ruttger’s is looking for hard-working, guest-service focused people for all seasonal positions. If you like to have fun at work, competitive pay and great perks, apply for one of the following positions: 

Group Sales Manager

Submit your résumé and cover letter to:
Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge
Attention: Human Resources Department
25039 Tame Fish Lake Road
Deerwood, MN 56444

Responsible for soliciting event business and achieving sales and revenue goals by implementing sales programs in assigned markets. Coordinates with other departments on required service and activities to maximize guest satisfaction and overall profitability. Maintain interdepartmental lines of communication, and interact on a daily basis with guests and resort staff.


  • Previous hotel or resort experience required.
  • Meeting planning and experience writing bids and sales contracts preferred.
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft applications and sales-based software desirable.

Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge is the longest, continually owned family resort in Minnesota. We have been welcoming families to the shores of Bay Lake since 1898. From the earliest days, the Ruttger family has been built on the foundation of providing extraordinary guest service. The expectation is to treat every single guest like family. This philosophy rests firmly on four things: service as our highest priority, our attitude toward our guests and our fellow employees, consistency in our high service standards, and teamwork – making each other look good. We thank you for considering joining the Ruttger’s team and becoming part of a long and proud tradition of excellence