Hospitality Manager needed at Private Guest Ranch in Colorado ~ $45k BOE

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Branded Rock Canyon Ranch

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DeBeque, CO
Job Type
Full Time
$45,000 or BOE + certifications or experiences
Date Posted
November 2, 2021
Housing Offered
2-5 yrs

Job Announcement – Hospitality Manager

Job Category: Full Time 40+ hours per week

Travel Required: The worksite is in a remote location on county-maintained gravel roads, and requires employee to have access to reliable vehicle transport. AWD or 4×4 capabilities are highly advised. Nearest towns: DeBeque, CO (20 miles), Parachute, CO (31 miles), Grand Junction, CO (51 miles).

Compensation: Salary, starting at $45,000 or BOE and certifications you can bring to the team immediately.
-Paid time-off; medical, dental, vision and 401k options
-Staff discount on ProShop retail items (non-firearm).

Other Benefits available after 30 days of continuous employment:
-Option to participate in ranch wildlife management hunts for deer and elk.
-Discretionary gratuity from guests

Starting Date: Immediate upon finding suitable candidate

Worksite Description: Branded Rock Canyon is a 15,000 acre private guest ranch in western Colorado. We offer world class luxury accommodations and superb western hospitality for our guests. The ranch is a popular destination for corporate and private group retreats. Our activity program includes precision shooting and hunting courses, fishing, 4×4 touring, horseback riding, wingshooting, and other outdoor activities. Typical group sizes are 15-30 guests, averaging 4 nights. Our facility includes 14 primary guest rooms at our Homestead Lodge and Guesthouse, and 5 additional guest rooms in our overflow cabin housing. Busy season runs early April – end of December, with winter months reserved for smaller groups and maintenance.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Schedule, organize, and direct hospitality staff team during daily operations, and participate in shifts serving or bartending staff as guest numbers demand.
  • Oversee and inspect guest lodging, kitchen, meal areas, and grounds for appearance and cleanliness.
  • Ensure company standards for housekeeping, decor, chef services, and guest services are exceeding expectations
  • Supervise and evaluate hospitality staff team
  • Ensure guest supplies, liquor and other F&B supplies are in-stock. Create purchase orders for low-inventory items.
  • Coordinate and supervise contractors utilized in guest services such as chef team, massage therapists and estheticians.
  • Assist GM in handling reservation inquiries and confirming bookings. Coordinate the timely distribution and return of all necessary guest information forms and completed paperwork prior to deadlines.
  • Ensure the proper handling and greeting of all VIP and Special Attention Guests and that all guest services requests are met prior to their arrival.
  • Work in conjunction with Housekeeping and Maintenance/Operations departments to implement an effective guest room preventative maintenance schedule.
  • Support and enforce all ranch operating and safety policies and procedures
  • Act as Manager on Duty when scheduled by GM
  • Coordinate with General Manager to recruit and train new hospitality personnel as needed.
  • Participate in the coordination of property renovations and capital improvement projects in partnership with the GM, Ownership and Operations/Maintenance departments.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by Ownership and GM.

Qualifications Required:

  • Minimum high school level or equivalent education
  • Required: 2+ years experience in guest services and/or hospitality management
  • Current Colorado Food Handling certification
  • Exceptional people skills, with an energetic and outgoing positive attitude. Ability to effectively communicate oral and written English language.
  • Able to maintain a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays when/if necessary to meet deadlines or care for guests.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills, and attention to detail
  • Be able to easily interact and maintain professionalism with other staff team members or ranch contractors.
  • The desire to dedicate your time and energy to turning our guest ranch into an award- winning facility.
  • Ability to use MS Word & Excel (or Mac Pages/Numbers), email, and phone skills to complete your tasks and communicate.
  • General knowledge of marketing and social media plamorms
  • Self-motivated and responsible individual who can complete tasks and make decisions without constant supervision.
  • Must be able to take directives from male or female supervisors. Proof of USA citizenship. If you are not a citizen of the USA, you must provide proof of Green Card or work VISA.
  • Must have valid driver’s license and personal transportation suitable for area roads and weather conditions.
  • Must be able to safely lift up to 50 pounds

To apply: Please apply by sending your current resume and cover letter by email. In-person applications will NOT be accepted. This property requires advance reservation for all visits.

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Branded Rock Canyon Guest Ranch - Colorado

Branded Rock Canyon Guest Ranch - Colorado

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