Ranch at the Canyons
Seeking Ranch Manager:
Ranch at the Canyons is a private, 1,700 acre preservation ranch set along the Crooked River at the base of Smith Rock State Park in Terrebonne, Oregon. Along with 600 acres of working farmland and vineyards, the Ranch includes 46 private landholdings and more than 500 acres of land permanently protected for conservation.
The Board of Directors for the Ranch at the Canyon’s Association is seeking a Ranch Manager for the property that will bring the leadership skills necessary to create exceptional experiences for the landholders.
Though the farming and vineyards are managed through outside contracts, the Ranch Manager will be very involved in the day to day operations on the Ranch. This will include oversight of the maintenance and grounds staff, and the care of all buildings, ponds, landscaping and equipment. The Ranch Manager will be the direct point of contact with many State and local agencies that work within and around the Ranch, including Deschutes County, Crook County, the Deschutes Land Trust, the Crooked River Ranch Watershed Council, the Central Oregon Irrigation District and others.
The ideal candidate will bring a background in farming and/or agriculture, project management and staff management. He/she will be a skilled communicator, possess computer/office skills and be able to operate small farming equipment.
Salary and benefits are dependent on experience. Married couples will be considered and housing may be available.
Salary: $40k to $70k
Years of Experience preferred: 5 yrs
Send cover letter and resume to: [email protected] , and be specific about how your experience matches our requirements. No information will be accepted at the Ranch at the Canyons facilities. You will be notified by e-mail for any next steps or additional information.