The following are job opportunities available at congregations and ministry partners throughout the South Dakota Synod. If you would like to add a job opening to the list, please email it to

Job Postings

Custodian – Our Savior’s Lutheran, Sioux Falls

Full-time person responsible for a wide variety of custodial duties that include the general operation of the physical plant and upkeep of the church building and its premises. Non-exempt with benefits; requires some evenings and weekends. Contact Barb Haugan, Business Administrator, or 605-336-2942, ext. 23.

Financial Administrator – First Lutheran, Sioux Falls

The Financial Administrator provides oversight of First Lutheran Church and First Lutheran Church Foundation finances, which includes financial management and reporting, payroll management, and overseeing contributions and payables.  Learn more and apply here.

Director of Church Business Administration – First Lutheran, Sioux Falls

The Director of Church Business Administration will be responsible for managing the business operations of First Lutheran Church and the First Lutheran Church Foundation. Learn more and apply here.

Chaplain – Avera Regional Medical Center – Marshall, MN
Avera Regional Medical Center in Marshall is posting a full-time Chaplain Position for long term care, hospital, cancer center and behavioral health ministry.  The position is in Marshall MN.  There may be opportunities for CPE units through Avera.  Click here for more information.

Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center is a 25-bed hospital.  Our facilities include a 76-bed long-term care facility, Avera Cancer Institute, emergency center, specialty physician clinics, imaging center and outpatient services center, all at the same convenient location.  Take advantage of a full range of health services, from primary care, to specialty services, outpatient procedures and inpatient care. Benefit from specialized services including inpatient behavioral health, cancer care, cardiac rehabilitation, a medical weight loss program, a sleep diagnostic lab and same-day surgery.

Director, Spiritual Care – Sanford Health – Sioux Falls, SD
Administers the Spiritual Care department within the hospital providing leadership and expertise. Implements the vision, mission, plan and standards of the organization. Contributes to the strategic planning process, day-to-day operations and attainment of goals of the organization. Actively participate in tasks force, committees, board meetings, etc. to assist with the overall organizational goals and strategic initiatives. Develops and monitors appropriate indicators for quality and continuous improvement. Reviews and consults on final strategic plans in collaboration with leadership and marketing departments. Possesses ability to carry out strategies and tasks to support the mission and goals of the organization. Develops trusting relationships. Exhibits understanding of current and potential team capabilities and ability to clarify performance targets and objectives to drive project and process improvement strategies. Click here for more information.

Office Team Member – Gloria Dei, Sioux Falls
Members of the Gloria Dei Office Team share the good news of Christ by providing support to pastoral and program staff and assisting in the day-to-day operations by providing coordination for ministry teams, staff, and congregation. This team is looking for an engaging, organized, self-initiating member to support the overall ministry of Gloria Dei with a focus on supporting the Ministry of Worship and Evangelism. Is this part time position for you? Visit for complete job description or to apply. Position is open to applicants until filled. Apply today to be part of this fun, dynamic team at Gloria Dei.

Coordinator of Communications – Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Aberdeen
Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Aberdeen, SD is seeking a full time Coordinator of Communications. This staff partner will be the point person to share the Bethlehem story within the church and our community through video, print, digital and social media. For more information or to apply, visit the Bethlehem website at and click on “position openings” under the “About Us” tab or contact Janis Heier, Dir. Of Administration at

Accompanist/Pianist – Christ Lutheran Church, Hartford
Christ Lutheran has an opening for a pianist to accompany its weekly 9:00 am traditional Sunday morning service. Pay for this position is $75 per service. Please contact Pastor Denise Broveak at for additional information.

Organist – First Lutheran, Mitchell
First Lutheran Church in Mitchell will have an opening for an organist at the beginning of October. For more information, or to apply, contact Jodi Zastrow-Rasmussen, First Lutheran’s Office Administrator at