Quality Employment

for retirees who take pride in a job well done

There’s a reason Minnesota is known for its clean rest areas! Green View has been providing custodial care for rest areas and state parks across the state of Minnesota since 1969. This is a supplemental income program for retirees ages 55 and above. Interested in joining our team? Visit our job center on Indeed to apply.

A Day in the Life


Watch this segment from KSMQ-TV’s "Off 90" series featuring Green View Inc.’s Barry Heilman, an attendant at the Hayward Rest Area near Albert Lea, Minnesota.

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Working for Green View



Duties involve keeping the buildings clean, safe and attractive:

  • Cleaning and sanitizing restrooms
  • Emptying trash inside and outside of the building
  • Refilling supplies
  • Running lawnmower and performing landscape care
  • Using a snow blower and shovel to clear walkways
  • Putting up and taking down flags

Job Requirements

  • Age 55 or older
  • Able to work independently
  • Have a positive attitude and enjoy contact with the public
  • Physical ability to accomplish all tasks
  • Valid Drivers' License
  • Able to pass a background check

Why Green View?

  • Stay active and be part of a team while earning supplemental income
  • Every 4th week off gives time for vacations or to rest and relax at home
  • Role provides a wide variety of tasks
  • Positive compliments expressed regularly by visitors
  • Employees are covered by Workers’ Compensation and General Liability Insurance

Positions We Offer



Part-time employees work approximately 21-28 hours per week. Shifts last 7-9 hours and include days and nights.



Alternates fill in for regular staff members when they’re sick or on vacation. A great way to get your foot in the door!


Crew Leader

Crew leaders have additional responsibilities for scheduling employees and overall site management.


View open jobs and apply today.

Locations We Serve

    Meet Our People


    Learn more about what it’s like to work for Green View directly from our people! These employees were featured in Minnesota Agriculture Magazine, a publication of Minnesota Farmers Union.

    About Green View

    Green View Inc. is a non-profit organization based in Roseville, Minnesota that employs workers in custodial positions at Minnesota rest areas, state parks and several other locations. Green View was established in 1969 by the Minnesota Farmers Union to provide part-time employment for seniors, including retired farmers, to supplement their income. The majority of our 600+ employees are over 55 years of age, with many workers in their 60’s and 70’s. Our average employee age is 72.3.

    Minnesota Rest Area Info

    For lost and found items, call Green View Inc. at 651-639-1913. For other Minnesota rest area information including vending machine refunds, visit the MNDOT website.