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Work at Essentia Health and make your home in Esko, Minnesota, an unincorporated community of about 1,900 people in Thomson Township, about 16 miles southwest of Duluth.
A thriving small business community and a sports-loving population help make Esko a lively place to live and raise a family. The seven-building Esko Historical Museum—a town highlight—showcases Esko’s Finnish heritage. Residents come together annually for the Lakehead Harvest Reunion Steam & Tractor Show.
With the St. Louis River and 10,000-acre Jay Cooke State Park nearby, you’ll find ample opportunities for snowmobiling, hunting, and fishing.
Enroll your children in Esko Public Schools, a district praised for its academic and extracurricular programs. Technology matters in Esko’s elementary and high schools, which provide iPads to students in fourth grade and above.
Be part of the highly skilled Essentia Health team in Esko, Minnesota.
Esko Fitness Center/Esko Physical Therapy