Located in the heart of Minnesota, surrounded by lakes and pine; we are a destination of choice year-round for thousands of recreationalists. In addition to being a beautiful place to visit, a growing number of individuals are making this area their home and place of employment.

National Joint Powers Alliance is a growing organization, gaining momentum and recognition. In both 2016 and 2017, NJPA was named among the Top Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. This award recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on employee opinions measuring engagement, organizational health, and satisfaction.

NJPA is an innovative team of best-in-their-field professionals, leveraging national purchasing power and bringing contract solutions to educational institutions, government entities, and non-profits throughout the United States and Canada. NJPA also provides high-value solutions and services to a five-county area in Central Minnesota, allowing members to do more with less.

National Joint Powers Alliance provides a wide-range of professional services to its members, allowing an opportunity to hire the best and brightest in a variety of fields of interest including:

Education Consultants, Regional Solution Providers, Planning and Zoning Specialist, Project Management, Business Analysts, Procurement, Business Development, Trainers, Insurance and Risk Management, Information Technology, Marketing, Legal, Building and Grounds, and Collaborative Service Workers.

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Rebecca Thorne
HR Specialist: Recruitment & Staff Development


This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form.  Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at

National Joint Powers Alliance is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to all qualified persons.