Ranch Hand needed at Private Ranch Estate near San Juan Capistrano, California


San Juan Capistrano, CA
Job Type
Full or Part Time
$21-$22 /hourly
Date Posted
May 16, 2024
Housing Offered
2-5 yrs

We are looking for a Ranch Hand to join our trusted team at a private ranch estate in Orange County, near the historic town of San Juan Capistrano. As a Ranch Hand, you will be responsible for assisting in various tasks related to property maintenance, playing a crucial role in the daily operations of our ranch. These tasks include lifting and carrying heavy objects, operating power tools, cleaning up debris, removing and installing fencing, irrigation, tiling, weed abatement, planting crops, and other manual labor tasks.

The ideal candidate for this position should have prior experience in a similar role, be able to work in a fast-paced environment and enjoy working outdoors. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to work hard and make a difference in a beautiful ranch setting.


  • Assist with the care and feeding of ranch dogs
  • Operate and maintain power equipment, hand tools, and utility vehicles
  • Keep the grounds, structures, and recreational areas clean and in good condition
  • Clear brush, perform landscaping, assist with irrigation, fencing, and other property maintenance
  • Follow safety protocols and guidelines to ensure a safe working environment
  • Communicate well by answering phone calls, emails, and texts, and providing updates as needed
  • Available for weekends and emergencies as needed
  • Other duties on the ranch be required depending on the season and needs of the owner


  • Previous experience working on a ranch or farm
  • General knowledge of construction and maintenance
  • Ability to operate farm equipment and machinery safely and effectively
  • Physical stamina and ability to perform manual labor in various weather conditions
  • Strong work ethic and willingness to learn new skills
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

We are currently accepting applications from candidates interested in part-time or full-time employment opportunities. Please indicate your preferred employment status (part-time, full-time, or both) when submitting your application.


Forward cover letter & resume to our email address.

[email protected]

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