Job Postings 2015

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  • Contact: pat brown
  • 805 968-1113
  • www.circlebarbstables.com

Circle Bar B Guest Ranch

Santa Barbara, California

CALIFORNIA

The Circle Bar B Guest Ranch has been in operation for nearly 80 years. The ranch is located about 25 miles north of Santa Barbara in the Coastal mountain range over looking the Pacific Ocean.

Corral Boss/ Head Wrangler — Permanent: Year-Round

Corral Boss/Head wrangler  wanted for year around Guest Ranch and Riding stable. We are looking for a person with extensive experience  with horses and people in the Guest Ranch and Riding Stables business. The Corral Boss is directly responsible for supervising and running all aspects of the horse corral operations.  He is the lead man in the corral is responsible for supervising the crew and making sure all their duties are carried out as directed.The Corral Boss is responsible for the care of the livestock including doctoring, feeding schedule, shoeing schedule saddling and tacking, maintaining tack, and maintaining the equipment, machines, and the buildings. One of the most important duties is evaluating the guest and sizing up the horse and rider and picking horses for the guest.The ability to train and ride colts in preparation for the string is also important.The Corral Boss must have the ability to lead, motivate, and supervize the crew to make sure they are accountable for performing their duties as expected.  Great people skills are a must as our business is all about giving our guest a great experience.

Starting $1800+ DOE per month plus housing, utilities and tips. More depending on experience and qualifications
 

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  • Contact: lloyd lane
  • 303-747-2493
  • www.laneguestranch.com

Lane Guest Ranch

Estes Park, Colorado

COLORADO

Our 60th year in business and advertised in the Wall St. Journal for over 55 years. 67 miles from Denver at Rocky Mtn. National Park. Employee meals same as we serve our guests.

kids counsellor — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015

Working in our kids couinsellor program.  Salary plus room and board.

$1300 mo & r/b
 

wait staff — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015

Waiting tables in dining room $1300 mo plus tips and room & board.

$1300
 

house keepers — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015

House keeping for guests accommodations.

$1300 mo
 

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  • Contact: Erica Cole
  • (208) 774-3544
  • www.idahorocky.com

Idaho Rocky Mountain Ranch

Stanley, Idaho

IDAHO

The Ranch is a unique, beautiful 900 acre property in the heart of the Sawtooth and White Cloud Mountains, with Lodge and Cabins on the National Register of Historic Places, surrounded by more wilderness than anywhere in the lower 48 States, with a guest capacity of 42-50 people. A personalized, professional service is provided to our interesting guests by a well trained, fun staff of 25.

Maintenance/Ranch Hand — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015

Job Description
THIS IS NOT A WRANGLER POSITION.  Daily maintenance of guest ranch property and structures (fence repair, pasture irrigation, firewood cutting/splitting, pool cleaning, lawn care); minor plumbing/carpentry/electrical repair.

Job Requirements
Friendly and willing to learn new skills. Solid work ethic, good physical health, ability to work independently, knowledge of safe operation of power tools and equipment. Previous maintenance, ranch or construction experience a plus, but not necessary.  A valid driver's license and ability to drive a manual transmission pick-up truck are required. 

Compensation
Starting salary is $1,450 per month for a 5 day work week; a room and board package is available on the Ranch which most employees choose as housing options in the area are limited.   A completion bonus is paid to all employees who complete the season.  Additional bonus may be awarded based on exceptional performance. 

Employment / Hiring Policies
All employees are salaried and work a 5 day week, allowing time to enjoy this spectacular area.

$1450 per month with an on-ranch room and board package available
 

Housekeeper — Seasonal: Jun 07, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015

Job Description
 Maintain the appearance and cleanliness of the guest accommodations and public areas, with the detailed attention necessary to ensure high standards. Tasks include:  making beds; cleaning bathrooms, windows and floors; doing laundry; maintaining and restocking supplies; sweeping and mopping.

Job Requirements
Solid work ethic who are strong team players, responsible, enthusiastic and have a positive attitude. Experience a plus, but training is provided for all.

Compensation
Starting salary is $1,450 per month for a 5 day work week; a room and board package is available on the Ranch which most employees choose as housing options in the area are limited.  A completion bonus is paid to all employees who complete the season.  Additional bonus may be awarded based on exceptional performance. 

Employment / Hiring Policies
All employees are salaried and work a 5 day week, allowing time to enjoy this spectacular outdoor recreation area.

$1450 per month with an on-ranch room and board package available
 

Baker — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015

Job Description
Responsible for producing high quality breads, desserts, breakfast pastries and candies for up to 50 guests per day, as well as making guest sandwiches, assisting with preparation of guest and employee meals and helping with dishes.  Assist during dinner hours with preparation of salads and desserts.

Job Requirements
Ability to bring personal food experiences to the IRMR Kitchen to enhance our food program and guest experience, exhibit and maintain a positive, professional and mature attitude with all employees and guests and contribute to positive employee morale are important qualifications.  The baker is expected to be able to work split shifts if necessary, as are all kitchen employees, during the 5 day work week.

Compensation
Salary is based on experience; a room and board package is available on the Ranch which most employees choose as housing options in the area are limited.   A completion bonus is paid to all employees who complete the season.  Additional bonus may be awarded based on exceptional performance. 

Employment / Hiring Policies
All employees are salaried and work a 5 day week, allowing time to enjoy this spectacular outdoor recreation area.

Based on experience
 

Waitstaff — Seasonal: Jun 07, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015

Job Description
Presents the Chef's menus, takes orders and serves the morning and evening meals to guests; performs all related tasks such as daily side work; adherence to standards and practices for safety and sanitation.  Evening meals are served multi-course plus BBQs, wood-fired oven and Dutch oven buffets.

Job Requirements
We're looking for folks with a solid work ethic and positive attitude who are strong team players, enthusiastic, personable, responsible and seeking a good summer employment experience.  Experience is a plus, but training is provided for all positions.

Compensation
Starting salary is $1,450 per month for a 5 day work week; a room and board package is available on the Ranch which most employees choose as housing options in the area are limited.   A completion bonus is paid to all employees who complete the season.  Additional bonus may be awarded based on exceptional performance. 

Employment / Hiring Policies
All employees are salaried and work a 5 day week, allowing time to enjoy this spectacular outdoor recreation area.

$1450 per month with an on-ranch room and board package available
 

AM and PM Guest Services Host/Office Assistant — Seasonal: Jun 07, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015

Job Description
 Acquaint guests with all aspects of the Ranch program and assist with dinner beverages and seating.  Other responsibilities include: planning and booking activities and appointments, retail sales, billing, check-ins/outs, making reservations and handling phone calls and emails.

Job Requirements
We're looking for folks with a solid work ethic and positive attitude who are strong team players, enthusiastic, personable, responsible and seeking a good summer employment experience. Office, customer service or dining hosting experience is a plus, but training is provided for all positions.

Compensation
Starting salary is $1,450 per month for a 5 day work week; a room and board package is available on the Ranch which most employees choose as housing options in the area are limited.   A completion bonus is paid to all employees who complete the season.  Additional bonus may be awarded based on exceptional performance. 

Employment / Hiring Policies
All employees are salaried and work a 5 day week, allowing time to enjoy this spectacular outdoor recreation area. 

$1450 per month with an on-ranch room and board package available
 

Dishwasher/Kitchen Assistant — Seasonal: Jun 07, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015

Job Description
Main jobs are to keep the dish pit free and clear of all dishes during their shift and assist the PM cooks in closing the kitchen. Other duties may include: making guest sandwiches; prepping and/or preparing food; putting orders away; preparing staff meals; other tasks as assigned by Chef.

Job Requirements 
The Dishwasher/Kitchen Assistant is expected to exhibit and maintain a positive, professional attitude in the kitchen and with all employees and guests throughout the season and contribute to positive employee morale.  Expected to work split shifts if necessary, as are all kitchen employees, during the 5 day work week.

Compensation 
  Starting salary is based on experience for a 5 day work week; a room and board package is available on the Ranch which most employees choose as housing options in the area are limited.   A completion bonus is paid to all employees who complete the season.  Additional bonus may be awarded based on exceptional performance.

Employment / Hiring Policies
All employees are salaried and work a 5 day week, allowing time to enjoy this spectacular outdoor recreation area.

Based on experience
 

Childrens Program — Seasonal: Jun 07, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015

Job Description
Design activities, crafts and games appropriate for the participating children. Safely entertain and play with kids during the evening dinner hour 3 nights per week. Most children participating are 6 - 12 years of age.  This position is combined with another position such as housekeeper or guest services host.

Job Requirements
We're looking for someone with a solid work ethic and positive attitude who is a strong team player, enthusiastic, personable, responsible and seeking a good summer employment experience. Office, customer service or dining hosting experience, and experience with children is a plus, but training is provided for all positions.

Compensation
Starting salary is $1,450 per month for a 5 day work week; a room and board package is available on the Ranch which most employees choose as housing options in the area are limited.   A completion bonus is paid to all employees who complete the season.  Additional bonus may be awarded based on exceptional performance. 

Employment / Hiring Policies
All employees are salaried and work a 5 day week, allowing time to enjoy this spectacular outdoor recreation area. 

$1450 per month with an on-ranch room and board package available
 

Sous Chef — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015

Job Description
Fulfill the duties of the Head Chef when necessary; organize, prep and produce high quality dinner meals - multi-course menus, BBQs, Dutch oven dishes and wood-fired oven meals.  Other duties: cooking breakfast and dinner, dishes and putting orders away while maintaining standards of cleanliness.

Job Requirements 
As second-in-command, Sous is expected to keep staff morale high and maintain a positive and professional attitude towards all employees and guests.  Ability to create daily menus and dishes, perform managerial tasks constructively, think on your feet, and a working knowledge of fine Ranch cuisine are important qualifications for the Sous Chef.  The Sous is expected to work split shifts if necessary, as are all kitchen employees, during the 5 day work week. 

Compensation
Salary is based on experience; a room and board package is available on the Ranch which most employees choose as housing options in the area are limited.   A completion bonus is paid to all employees who complete the season.  Additional bonus may be awarded based on exceptional performance. 

Employment / Hiring Policies
All employees are salaried and work a 5 day week, allowing time to enjoy this spectacular outdoor recreation area.  

based on experience
 

PM Line Cook — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015

Job Description

Organize, prep and produce high quality dinners for each week's multi-coursed meals in the lodge dining room and 4 weekly outdoor dinner events: BBQs, Dutch oven and wood-fired oven dishes.  Other duties may include: baking, AM breakfast line cook, preparing lunches and assist with employee meals. 

Job Requirements

Ability to bring personal food experiences to the IRMR Kitchen to enhance our food program and guest experience, grill, saute, prep and plating skills, and knowledge and operation of an outdoor BBQ are important qualifications.  Contribute to positive staff morale and maintain a positive and professional attitude towards all employees and guests.  The PM Line Cook is expected to work split shifts if necessary, as are all kitchen employees, during the 5 day work week.

Compensation

Starting salary is based on experience; a room and board package is available on the Ranch which most employees choose as housing options in the area are limited.  A completion bonus is paid to all employees who complete the season.  Additional bonus may be awarded based on exceptional performance. 

Employment/Hiring Process

All employees are salaried and work a 5 day 40 hour work week, allowing time to enjoy this spectacular outdoor recreation area. 

 

Based on experience
 

Prep Cook/Floater — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Sep 17, 2015

Job Description

Prep for and prepare guests' gourmet sandwiches and salads, help out with morning dishes, fill the baking shift and AM breakfast cook shifts on their days off, help with garde manger/desserts and salads on fine dining nights.

Job Requirements

The Prep Cook/Floater is expected to exhibit and maintain a positive, professional attitude in the kitchen and with all employees and guests throughout the season and contribute to positive employee morale.  Expected to work split shifts if necessary, as are all kitchen employees, during the 5 day work week. 

Compensation

Starting salary is based on experience for a 5 day work week: a room and board package is available on the Ranch which most employees choose as housing options in the area are limited.  A completion bonus is paid to all employees who complete the season.  Additional bonus may be awarded based on exceptional performance.

Employment/Hiring Policies

All employees are salaried and work a 5 day week, allowing time to enjoy this spectacular outdoor recreation area.

Based on Experience
 

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  • Contact: Kara Demorest
  • www.diamonddranch-idaho.com

Diamond D Ranch

Stanley, Idaho

IDAHO

Lunch and Dinner Cook — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Oct 15, 2015

The Diamond D Ranch is Idaho's premier all-inclusive guest ranch, located in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness. Guests visit our backcountry ranch to escape the hustle and bustle of their every daily lives. It is our goal that when they leave the ranch they feel they have had the experience of a lifetime and a part of our ranch family! While we offer amazing scenic trail rides, blue-ribbon world-class trout fishing, guided hikes, a beautiful swimming pool and hot-tub and many other ranch activities, one of the main things our guests LOVE about their vacation at the Diamond D Ranch is the fact that they do not have to cook! We have always received the highest compliments on the delicious food we serve, as well as the presentation. We are looking for an experienced cook who can cook for 40 - 60 or more people, twice a day. The successful candidate will be motivated, confident in food quality and preparation along with the stamina and drive to endure the long days. Responsible for keeping the kitchen, refrigerator, food service/storage areas, walk-in cooler and kitchen equipment clean. This person must be a strong leader, able supervise their support staff of up to three helpers, extremely organized as well as a team player. Experience is a must! We offer a 6 day work week, private bedroom and large closet, board, competitive salary and gratuities, and a supportive family like environment. Most desirable applicants will be able to work from June 1 - Oct 15. Please send a resume and recent photo to: diamonddguestranch@mac.com

DOE
 

  • Contact: Red Horse Mountain
  • (208) 689-9680
  • www.RedHorseMountain.com

Red Horse Mountain Ranch

Harrison , Idaho

IDAHO

Red Horse Mountain Ranch Resort in Idaho is known for its all inclusive dude ranch vacations including an extensive list of guided adventures, well appointed accommodations, first rate western hospitality, and a famous Kid’s Program for ages 3 and up. Located on 300,000 acres, the ranch is a 1.5 hour drive from the Spokane International Airport, near Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The ranch is a perfect location for a western family vacation.

Apply now for the 2015 Summer Season - Guide/Wrangler — Seasonal: May 15, 2012 - Oct 01, 2015

Job Description
Seasonal Wrangler Position Red Horse Mountain Ranch operates on over 300,000 acres of the Idaho Panhandle National Forest with a guest season beginning in May and ending in November and is an Adventure Vacation Destination in Harrison, Idaho. Wranglers are responsible for maintaining the health and condition of the horses and other livestock and for maintaining the safe, functional and clean condition of the barn facilities. Wranglers lead trail rides and provide instruction for riders of all riding abilities and ages. In addition, Wrangler staff will also be guiding other ranch activities to include sporting clays, mountain bike tours, challenge course & high ropes courses, fishing, hikes, and other guest activities. The ranch has nearly 100 horses to care for and horseback rides are continually leaving for scenic vistas, mountain trails, the valley floor, and full day rides. You'll have the opportunity during your summer to operate ranch equipment, vet and care for the herd, lead rides, help out with general ranch work, maintain facilities and grounds, and take part in other guided activities at the ranch. Please view our job listings at www.RedHorseMountain.com

Compensation
Monthly Salary, housing and meals

Type / Duration of Job
May 15th to September 1 or October. 

Monthly Salary
 

Apply Now for the 2013 Summer Season - Kids Program — Seasonal: May 15, 2012 - Sep 01, 2012

Job Description
Red Horse Mountain Ranch operates on over 300,000 acres of the Idaho Panhandle National Forest and is an Adventure Vacation Destination in Harrison, Idaho. Kids Program counselors are responsible for maintaining the health and condition of the horses and other livestock and for maintaining the safe, functional and clean condition of the barn facilities and outdoor recreation equipment/facilities. Kids Program Counselors will lead trail rides AND provide instruction for young riders of all riding abilities from age 3 - 11 years old. In ADDITION, Kids Program staff will also be guiding other ranch activities to include bike tours, challenge course & high ropes courses, fishing, hike, and other Kids Program activities. You'll have the opportunity during your summer to operate ranch equipment, vet and care for the herd, lead rides, help out with general ranch work, maintain facilities and grounds, and take part in other guided activities at the ranch. Guide/Wrangler positions are available from May through October. This position is being offered with housing (a dorm room with roomoate and common area) and meals. Please view our job listings at www.RedHorseMountain.com

Compensation
Salary + Housing & Meals
 

Based on experience
 

Housekeeper and Servers at Red Horse Mountain Ranch, Idaho — Seasonal: May 15, 2012 - Oct 01, 2015

Job Description
Red Horse Mountain, an Adventure Vacation Destination in Harrison, Idaho, is seeking Housekeeper and Servers seasonal positions. Housekeepers are responsible for the care of our guests accommodations and meals. Housekeeping responsibilities include cleaning of guest cabins and common areas, laundry services, serving any number of different meal formats, stocking, or as needed by the kitchen or housekeeping supervisors. Housekeeping staff must be able to work as a team player with minimal supervision and able to take directions from a supervisor. Job experience preferred, but not necessary. This position is being offered with or without housing (a shared bedroom and common area) and meals. The position requires a flexible and willing person to work long hours which are dependent on guest counts. Applicants should be willing to work odd jobs and long hours when duties and tasks are required. Please view our job listings at www.RedHorseMountain.com

Compensation
Salary + Housing & Meals

Type / Duration of Job
Sept. Oct., or Nov.

Based on experience
 

Seasonal Chef - Red Horse Mountain Ranch, Idaho — Seasonal: May 15, 2015 - Undetermined

Red Horse Mountain Ranch, an adventure vacation destination in Harrison, Idaho, is seeking a chef seasonal position. The chef has a critical role in taking care of guests and staff. This position is available from May through September 2012. The chef will be responsible for the following tasks: helping to plan meals for guests and staff; helping to prep all foods for meals, maintaining proper food levels, proper storage of food stock, maintaining a clean kitchen, maintaining and following the to do list, and, filling-in as needed. 

please see more at www.redhorsemountain.com

Based on Experience
 

  • Contact: Jennifer Brenneman
  • 970-583-7396
  • www.threeforksranch.com

Three Forks Ranch

Savery, Wyoming

WYOMING

The Lodge & Spa at Three Forks Ranch is an exquisite guest destination catering to outdoor enthusiasts in the summer, fall and winter. Located 40 miles North of Steamboat Springs, CO, this 200,000 acre ranch sits on the border of Wyoming and Colorado where we fly fish, private powder cat ski, and big game hunt, as well as everything from hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding to snowmobiling; anything you can imagine doing outside, we can do. Pair this with a 15 bedroom lodge, full spa, incredible cuisine, and an unmatched attention to detail, and you have an experience that we believe sets Three Forks Ranch apart from all other luxury guest destinations.

Wrangler — Seasonal: May 01, 2015 - Nov 01, 2015

The Lodge & Spa at Three Forks Ranch is seeking experienced wranglers for our summer season. Three years experience required as well as horsemanship skills/knowledge and great customer service. Guiding and teaching guests on a regular basis are part of the job, along with taking care of the herd and facilities.

The Lodge & Spa at Three Forks Ranch is an exquisite guest destination catering to outdoor enthusiasts in the summer, fall and winter. Located 40 miles North of Steamboat Springs, CO, this 200,000 acre ranch sits on the border of Wyoming and Colorado where we fly fish, private powder cat ski, and big game hunt as our “main” activities, and then do everything from hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding to snowmobiling; anything you can imagine doing outside, we can do. Pair this with a 15 bedroom lodge, full spa, incredible cuisine, and an unmatched attention to detail, and you have an experience that we believe sets Three Forks Ranch apart from all other luxury guest destinations.

Please note, we are 40 miles from the closest town (Steamboat Springs, CO). Applicants must love the outdoors and thrive in living in a secluded area.  If you need the conveniences of a city, this is not the place for you! For an outdoor enthusiast, there is no better opportunity.

Visit our website to understand who we are.

We expect diligence, thoroughness and an exceptional work ethic.  

Job includes great benefits-housing, all meals, utilities.

MUST HAVE A VEHICLE

 

NO PETS PLEASE

based on experience
 

Line Chef — Seasonal: May 01, 2015 - Nov 01, 2015

The Lodge & Spa at Three Forks Ranch seeking Line Cooks. 4 years kitchen experience min. Fine dining preferred. “Whatever it takes” attitude. Competitive wages, room & board. Three Forks Ranch is a luxury guest destination and our guests accept only the best in service and in their culinary experience.

The Lodge & Spa at Three Forks Ranch is an exquisite guest destination catering to outdoor enthusiasts in the summer, fall and winter. Located 40 miles North of Steamboat Springs, CO, this 200,000 acre ranch sits on the border of Wyoming and Colorado where we fly fish, private powder cat ski, and big game hunt as our “main” activities, and then do everything from hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding to snowmobiling; anything you can imagine doing outside, we can do. Pair this with a 15 bedroom lodge, full spa, incredible cuisine, and an unmatched attention to detail, and you have an experience that we believe sets Three Forks Ranch apart from all other luxury guest destinations.

Please note, we are 40 miles from the closest town(Steamboat Springs, CO).  Applicants must love the outdoors and thrive in living in a secluded area.  If you need the conveniences of a city, this is not the place for you! For an outdoor enthusiast, there is no better opportunity.

Visit our website to understand who we are.

We expect diligence, thoroughness and an exceptional work ethic.  Job includes great benefits-housing, all meals, utilities, internet, 401K after one year, health insurance for full time employees.

Start Date MAY 1 2015 thru NOVEMBER 1, 2015 with opportunity to go full time! 

 

MUST HAVE A VEHICLE | NO PETS PLEASE

based on experience
 

Landscaping/Maintenance — Seasonal: May 01, 2015 - Nov 01, 2015

The Lodge & Spa at Three Forks Ranch is seeking landscaping/maintenance workers. Duties include mowing, weed eating, trimming trees, and mulching flower beds. Other general maintenance also involved. "Whatever It Takes” attitude is required. This job facilitates the efficient day to day working of the ranch and we need someone who is on-time, can multi-task and take direction well, cares about his/her presentation and is very hard working and diligent. Candidates must have a valid driver's license. Competitive wages, room & board included in compensation. Three Forks Ranch is a luxury guest destination and our guests accept only the best in service.

Start Date May 1, 2015, End Date November 1, 2015. 

The Lodge & Spa at Three Forks Ranch is an exquisite guest destination catering to outdoor enthusiasts in the summer, fall and winter. Located 40 miles North of Steamboat Springs, CO, this 200,000 acre ranch sits on the border of Wyoming and Colorado where we fly fish, private powder cat ski, and big game hunt, as well as everything from hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding to snowmobiling; anything you can imagine doing outside, we can do. Pair this with a 15 bedroom lodge, full spa, incredible cuisine, and an unmatched attention to detail, and you have an experience that we believe sets Three Forks Ranch apart from all other luxury guest destinations.

Please note, we are 40 miles from the closest town(Steamboat Springs, CO).  Applicants must love the outdoors and thrive in living in a secluded area.  If you need the conveniences of a city, this is not the place for you! For an outdoor enthusiast, there is no better opportunity.

Visit our website to understand who we are. www.threeforksranch.com

We expect diligence, thoroughness and an exceptional work ethic.  Job includes great benefits-housing, all meals, utilities.

MUST HAVE A VEHICLE

 

NO PETS PLEASE

based on experience
 

  • Contact: Sean and Tori McGough, managers
  • 307-733-4138
  • www.grosventreriverranch.com

Gros Ventre River Ranch

Moose, Wyoming

WYOMING

We are a family owned and operated, ALL- INCLUSIVE ranch open from June 10-September 30, 2012. We are proud to provide a vacation for couples, singles and families that focuses on beginning to advanced horseback riding, spectacular trout fishing, hiking, mountain bike riding, fine dining, breathtaking views and most of all, relaxation at its best. Some activities include team sorting and team penning our steers, fly fishing on our stocked ponds or in the Gros Ventre River that runs through the ranch and nature hikes on an unlimited number of wilderness trails.

Wrangler — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Oct 01, 2015

We are looking for an employee that is available to work for our entire season. On our ranch, as with most ranches, the length of your workday is dictated by the hours needed to complete the job and we are looking for employees that are flexible and willing to put in a hard days work. We provide a monthly salary, shared room, three meals each day, one day off each week, laundry facilities, internet access and an end of season bonus.  Depending on our bookings for the season, we typically hire 4-6 wranglers to share the responsibilities of the job.

Wranglers are responsible for the care of a cavy of 100 horses, preparing horses for and the guiding of daily trail rides. On the trail wranglers are responsible for the safety of horses and guests. We offer two rides a day approximately two hours in length Monday- Saturday. In addition to the two-hour rides we offer a couple all-day and cookout rides during the week.

Previous horse experience is a necessity. To properly accomplish the job required a wrangler will be responsible and aware; have a clean western look, i.e. cowboy hat, boots, jeans, long-sleeved shirt; develop human relations skills; remember names and faces; communicate effectively on trails; use safety first as a priority, then enjoyment; learn the area of operation i.e. mountain and flower names, geology, history etc.; possess an in-depth knowledge of his horse herd, tack and riding techniques. As a wrangler at the GVRR you will also need to learn the trails and terrain in a 40 square mile area. This area covers portions of Grand Teton National Park, Gros Ventre Wilderness, National Elk Refuge and Bridger Teton National Forest.  Our wranglers are also responsible for assisting in other departments on the ranch and are expected to lend a hand whenever and wherever needed. 

As with all of our employment positions, we provide: a monthly salary, shared housing with linens, three meals each day, laundry facilities and detergent, phone and internet access (for your laptop) and an end of season bonus. Also, we provide the opportunity to partake in ranch activities on your time off -- fly fishing, mountain biking, hiking, roping lessons -- all in the beauty of Jackson Hole and the majestic Teton Mountain Range.  

$1000+
 

Housekeeping/Waitstaff — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Oct 01, 2015

Our housekeeping and wait staff personnel are a team of about eight individuals. Duties will be split and shared by each member of the team-- typically alternating every other day with four on wait staff and four on housekeeping.

Wait staff duties include, but are not limited to-- daily meal service for about 40 guests in the dining room and in the out of doors, setting up and breaking down before and after each meal, basic preparation for each meal (i.e. restocking salt and pepper shakers, making juices, filling sugar caddies, etc.), the making of sack lunches and maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen, staff dining room and guest dining room and bar area. Wait staff will be required to rotate between dishwashing duties throughout the week and help assist housekeeping staff when needed.

Housekeeping duties include, but are not limited to-- daily cleaning of our nine guest cabins, our main lodge and washing guest cabin linens each day. Attention to detail is a must, as well as the willingness to dust, vacuum, sweep, mop, make beds, wash and fold laundry and clean toilets, sinks and bathtubs with energy and efficiency. Housekeepers will be required to rotate between two additional responsibilities -- a morning main lodge cleaning and a guest cabin turndown service each night. In addition, housekeepers may be asked to assist wait staff when needed.

As with all of our employment positions, we provide: a monthly salary, shared housing with linens, three meals each day, laundry facilities and detergent, phone and internet access (for your laptop) and an end of season bonus. Also, we provide the opportunity to partake in ranch activities on your time off -- horseback riding, fly fishing, mountain biking, hiking, roping lessons -- all in the beauty of Jackson Hole and the majestic Teton Mountain Range.  

$1000+
 

Head Chef — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Oct 01, 2015

Our Chef team of two-three persons are responsible for meal preparation including grilled foods, salads, soups, sauces, appetizers, pastries, breads and desserts. Chefs will cooperatively prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner for approximately 40 guests and 25 staff members six days each week. Special attention to plate presentation, grilled foods and meeting dietary needs is a necessity. Chefs will be responsible for food and non-food inventory, maintaining a safe and healthy working environment, assist with menu preparation and maintain the cleanliness of kitchen equipment.

We provide a monthly competitive salary, private Room with a shared bathroom, three meals each day, and an end of Season Bonus. We have free laundry, WiFi and phone facilities. On our ranch, as with most ranches, the length of your work day is dictated by the hours needed to complete the job and we are looking for employees that are flexible and willing to put in a hard days work. 

Negotiable
 

Sous Chef — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Oct 01, 2015

Our Chef team of two-three persons are responsible for meal preparation including grilled foods, salads, soups, sauces, appetizers, pastries, breads and desserts. Chefs will cooperatively prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner for approximately 40 guests and 25 staff members six days each week. A sample of our menu is attached. Special attention to plate presentation, grilled foods and meeting dietary needs is a necessity. Chefs will be responsible for food and non-food inventory, maintaining a safe and healthy working environment, assist with menu preparation and maintain the cleanliness of kitchen equipment.

We provide a monthly competitive salary, private Room with a shared bathroom, three meals each day, and an end of Season Bonus. We have free laundry, WiFi and phone facilities. On our ranch, as with most ranches, the length of your work day is dictated by the hours needed to complete the job and we are looking for employees that are flexible and willing to put in a hard days work. 

Negotiable
 

General Maintainance — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Oct 01, 2015

Maintenance personnel are responsible for the care and maintenance of ranch premises, equipment and building. Maintenance persons and the fly fishing guide will also be responsible for airport and town runs, so a valid driver’s license and good driving record are essential. Duties will vary from light construction, electrical and plumbing to vehicle maintenance and grounds keeping. Experience in these areas is a plus but not a necessity.

As with all of our employment positions, we provide: a monthly salary, shared housing with linens, three meals each day, laundry facilities and detergent, phone and internet access (for your laptop) and an end of season bonus. Also, we provide the opportunity to partake in ranch activities on your time off -- horseback riding, fly fishing, mountain biking, hiking, roping lessons -- all in the beauty of Jackson Hole and the majestic Teton Mountain Range.  

$1000+
 

Woodsman/Maintainance — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Oct 01, 2015

The woodsman position is a maintenance type position that involves the felling and limbing of trees and the cutting/splitting/stacking of firewood. The woodsman is also responsible for maintaining any equipment he/she uses. As a maintenance position, woodsman may need to fill in for maintenance on days off, etc. Experience using chainsaws preferred.
 
This job also involves helping our full-time maintenance personnel. Maintenance personnel are responsible for the care and maintenance of ranch premises, equipment and building. Maintenance persons and the fly fishing guide will also be responsible for airport and town runs, so a valid driver’s license and good driving record are essential. Duties will vary from light construction, electrical and plumbing to vehicle maintenance and grounds keeping. Experience in these areas is a plus but not a necessity.
 
As with all of our employment positions, we provide: a monthly salary, shared housing with linens, three meals each day, laundry facilities and detergent, phone and internet access (for your laptop) and an end of season bonus. Also, we provide the opportunity to partake in ranch activities on your time off -- horseback riding, fly fishing, mountain biking, hiking, roping lessons -- all in the beauty of Jackson Hole and the majestic Teton Mountain Range.  
$1000+
 

Fly-Fishing Guide — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2015 - Oct 01, 2015

We are looking for an individual with fly fishing experience (no teaching experience required, but must be passionate about sharing this sport with others!), as well as an interest in general maintenance. Our guide will teach both children and adults the ins and outs of fly fishing, while keeping our guests safe, comfortable and engaged. Must love interacting with a wide variety of people, and be able to handle working with a large groups of people.
 
The other part of this job will be helping out our full-time maintenance personnel. Maintenance personnel are responsible for the care and maintenance of ranch premises, equipment and building. Maintenance persons and the fly fishing guide will also be responsible for airport and town runs, so a valid driver’s license and good driving record are essential. Duties will vary from light construction, electrical and plumbing to vehicle maintenance and grounds keeping. Experience in these areas is a plus but not a necessity.
 

As with all of our employment positions, we provide: a monthly salary, shared housing with linens, three meals each day, laundry facilities and detergent, phone and internet access (for your laptop) and an end of season bonus. Also, we provide the opportunity to partake in ranch activities on your time off -- horseback riding, mountain biking, hiking, roping lessons -- all in the beauty of Jackson Hole and the majestic Teton Mountain Range.  

$1000+
 

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