Job Postings 2017

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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: Susan Jessup
  • (970) 667-3915
  • www.sylvandale.com

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch

Loveland, Colorado

COLORADO

Wrangler — Seasonal: May 20, 2017 - Aug 25, 2017

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch (7.5 miles west of Loveland, Colorado) is taking applications for seasonal wrangler positions, May through August, 2017. Compensation includes salary + room + meals + share in tip pool. Must be a competant horse person with the desire to share the western lifestyle with guests. Horse care and maintenance, horsemanship instruction, trail guiding, trail maintenance, and irrigation of pastures require a strong work ethic.

Send resume to: employment@sylvandale.com

 

$744 biweekly
 

Ranch Hand — Seasonal: May 20, 2017 - Aug 25, 2017

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch (7.5 miles west of Loveland, Colorado) is taking applications for a seasonal Ranch Hand (April through September 2017). Required skills and background in hand-move pipe irrigation, ground preparation, seeding, haying, harrowing, fencing, pen cleaning, and trail maintenance. Must be experienced driving tractors and hay equipment, as well as using fencing tools. Horse experience required for assisting with guiding trail rides and related projects. Comfortable with inspiring guests to participate in hands-on activities.

Send resume to: employment@sylvandale.com

 

$744 biweekly
 

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  • Contact: Brooks Bradbury
  • 970.879.1780
  • www.HomeRanch.com

The Home Ranch

Clark, Colorado

COLORADO

Housekeeper / Relais & Chateaux — Seasonal: May 29, 2017 - Oct 19, 2017

Come live and work in the Rocky Mountains along the western continental divide and enjoy ranch activities on your days off. Horseback trail rides, hiking and mountain biking. The Home Ranch provides our guests with 14 rooms and cabins, small enough to get to know everyone. If you have a high attention to detail, understand real work, have a sense of humor and will do what it takes to become a member of this team, then we look forward to meeting you.  Visit www.thehomeranch.com/about-us/employment/ to fill out an application, and background authorization. Please call housekeeping manager Maggie Bitume at 970.879.1780 or email her at maggie@homeranch.com.

$1,100 per month + room, meals & activities
 

Dining Room Server / Relais & Chateaux — Seasonal: May 22, 2017 - Oct 19, 2017

Come live, work and play in the Rocky Mountains along the western continental divide. Enjoy ranch activities including horseback trail rides, hiking, and mountain bikes on your days off. If you have an outgoing personality, understand hard work and serving others well in a professional dining room, we would like to meet you. Required skills include a sense of humor, getting along with people and an ability to support the team. If you play a musical instrument or sing even better!  We invite you to join us! Visit www.homeranch.com/about-us/employment/ to complete your application and background authorization. For more information and to set up a telephone interview, please call 970.879.1780.

$1,100 per month + room, meals, activities
 

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  • Contact: Sheri Hurless
  • 406-821-4600
  • www.triplecreekranch.com

Triple Creek Ranch

Darby, Montana

MONTANA

Triple Creek Ranch is an intimate 700-acre Relais and Chateaux property located in the stunning Bitterroot Mountains of Western Montana. This luxurious adults-only property caters to adventure seeking guests from across the globe. Triple Creek Ranch offers numerous activities such as fly-fishing, horseback riding, cooking classes, and vintner weekends. In addition, Travel and Leisure has consistently ranked Triple Creek Ranch as the #1 Small Inn in North America and the #1 Hotel in the World for 2014.

Wrangler — Seasonal: Apr 01, 2017 - Oct 31, 2017

Guide horseback rides, provide instruction for beginner riders, help with general ranch maintenance. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license with a clean record. Have a passion for horses and the communication skills to share your passion with our guests. Have an exceptional work ethic and be self-motivated. Trailer driving experience helpful. Please contact Kristen Snavely via email: kristen@triplecreekranch.com.

10.00
 

Dining Room Servers — Seasonal: Apr 01, 2017 - Oct 31, 2017

Triple Creek Ranch is an award-wining luxury ranch in Darby, Montana.   A proud member of Relais & Châteaux, we offer an all-inclusive vacation experience of refined, rustic elegance.  We’re currently looking for seasonal evening servers who are warm, welcoming, and willing to go above and beyond for our guests.  This is a $10/hour position plus gratuities with the potential of seasonal housing for a reasonable rent.  You must be willing to work weekends and holidays, as well as have a clean driving record, valid driver’s license, and reliable transportation.  For more information, please contact Cara at 406-821-4600 or e-mail your resume to cara@triplecreekranch.com.  

10.00
 

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

Gros Ventre River Ranch

Jackson Hole, Wyoming

WYOMING

We are a family owned and operated, ALL- INCLUSIVE ranch open from June -September. 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.

Housekeeping/Waitstaff — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2017 - Oct 01, 2017

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.  

1100
 

Fly-Fishing Guide — Seasonal: Jun 01, 2017 - Oct 01, 2017

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.  

1100
 

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