Employment at Riedell Skates

Start your career with Riedell Skates – a family-owned and operated business since 1945! Our corporate office and factory is located in beautiful Red Wing, Minnesota, conveniently just off Highway 61.

Our skates are handcrafted by master bootmakers using only the finest materials. The process combines skill, technology, and artistry, and results in a world-class skating boot. By joining the Riedell team, you are becoming a part of a community and contributing to a legacy that is over 75 years strong!

Current Employment Opportunities at Riedell Skates:

Production Team Members

Employment type: Full-time, day shift

We are currently looking to add multiple positions to our Production Teams. Our employees perform a variety of highly trainable processes from material preparation, assembly, and machine operation. Team members are expected to recognize defective materials and machine malfunctions. Observe continuous operations to ensure that products meet specifications.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Exceptional attendance is critical to our success.

Candidates must be willing to learn, be objective, and willing to listen to feedback and committed to doing their best each day.

More Details:

  • Day Shift Hours
  • Minimum starting pay is $17.30 per hour with an increase after completion of a 70-day probationary period. New hires receive pay increases every 6 months, up to 24 months of continued employment.
  • Once New Hires complete their probationary period of 70 days, they will be eligible for paid holiday's including 2 personal holidays.
  • All full-time new hires who complete their probationary period on or prior to 12/31 each year will be eligible for 2 weeks of vacation on 1/1 of the new year.
  • Riedell Shoes, Inc. offers competitive benefits after a 60 working day waiting period including, but not limited to: Medical, Dental, Life insurance, Short Term Disability, Health Savings Account with company contribution and matching options, FSA, 401k with company matching, Aflac and many other internal company programs and events.
Attaching Team Member (PART TIME)

Employment type: Part time, day shift

At Riedell Skates, we take pride in being a family-owned and operated business for over 75 years. We are looking for candidates who are interested in providing our customers with some of the best skating products in the world.

We are currently looking to add PART TIME support to our Attaching Team. These positions will conduct minor assembly and prep work, preparing roller skate wheels and attaching roller skate frames. The MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS for this job will be:

  • Use of hand tools.
  • Hand manipulation.
  • Standing work.
  • Ability to frequently lift up to 50 lbs

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. Exceptional attendance is critical to our success. Candidates must be willing to learn, be objective, and willing to listen to feedback and committed to doing their best each day.

More Details:

  • Pay is $15.00 per hour.
  • Hours - We are offering flexible day shift schedules that can be customized to each candidate.
  • Each Shift will work a maximum of 80 hours per month.
  • Length of positions may vary; positions may work through September 1st and possibly beyond.
  • All applications will be addressed on a first come first serve basis..

How to Apply

At Riedell Skates, we take pride in being a family-owned and operated business for over 75 years. We are looking for candidates who are interested in building a long-term relationship to continue to provide our customers with some of the best skating products in the world.

Candidates who are interested in one of our current openings can fill out the form below. If you are unable to attach a resume, please include as much relevant employment history as possible or email your employment history or resume to hiring@riedellskates.com. Candidates can also apply on Indeed or stop by the front office in Red Wing, MN to fill out an application. All open positions are located in Red Wing, MN.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.