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How to Apply

Resident and staff member prepare to toss a bean bagAll Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA) jobs are posted on the State of Minnesota careers website ( and the entire application process is also completed through that site. You will need to establish a user account on to apply for any job.

  • To see all MDVA Jobs, go to and select your applicant type:
    • External Applicants
    • Current Employees
    • Accessible Applicant Portal

  • On the Careers landing page, enter JOB ID number in “Search Jobs” field OR select “View All Jobs.”

  • If you select “View All Jobs,” refine your search by:
    • Selecting “Veterans Affairs Dept” under “Agency”

    • Selecting your desired region under “Location”
      • Twin Cities Area = Minnesota Veterans Home - Hastings, Minnesota Veterans Home -Minneapolis, MDVA Central Office and MDVA Programs and Services
      • Minnesota Northeast Area = Minnesota Veterans Home - Silver Bay
      • Minnesota Northwest Area = Minnesota Veterans Home - Fergus Falls
      • Minnesota Southwest Area = Minnesota Veterans Home - Luverne

  • Click on the desired job posting. Select “Apply for Job” button and follow the prompts.

  • New users will need to create an applicant account to apply for jobs.

  • Check our FAQs if have any questions using the State of Minnesota job site.

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We’re Here to Help!

Questions about the roles or how to apply? Connect with the MDVA Human Resources Representative at your desired location.

Minnesota Veterans Home - Fergus Falls: Salena Ness,, 612-214-9921 or Brittney Ebert,, 612-210-8445

Minnesota Veterans Home - Hastings: Ann Lewis,, 612-434-2079 or Sarah Nietfeld,, 612-210-3567

Minnesota Veterans Home - Luverne: Sandy Kelm,, 507-920-0000 or Nancy Sandager,, 507-283-6262

Minnesota Veterans Home - Minneapolis: Patience Dick,, 612-548-5989

Minnesota Veterans Home - Silver Bay: Becky Bystrom,, 612-214-7231

Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs - Central Office and Programs & Services: Anjali Bajracharya,, 612-209-5031

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