Summer Ranch Help needed in Beautiful Northern Colorado

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Location
Glendevey, CO
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
$1,500-$1,800 per month
Date Posted
February 23, 2021
Housing Offered
Yes
Experience
0-2 yrs

Full-time Summer position, May 1-Sept 1, 2021 in Northern Colorado

WORKING AT THIS PRIVATE RANCH IS A ONCE IN A LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY. IT IS A REMOTE, BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAIN LOCATION. STAFF HAVE COME BACK SUMMER AFTER SUMMER AND WE ENJOY GETTING TO KNOW THE EMPLOYEES AND HELPING TO MAKE THEIR TIME WORTHWHILE AND A GREAT ADVENTURE AT THE RANCH.

When the owners are not on the property:
Realistically, there is not a day-to-day routine. Each day you will be faced with something new whether it’s housework, yardwork or ranch-work. You may not be given specific tasks to complete each day, therefore you must be extremely self-motivated. Here are some general tasks you will most likely be completing weekly:

  • Hours 8:00-5:00 Monday-Fridays. When owners are onsite you will work through weekends and longer shifts, with either extra pay or time off during the week.
  • Clean cabins throughout property of dead flies, mouse traps and an occasional dead bat. Must be able to get “down and dirty” to complete work.
  • Hand vacuum the pool every other day and check/adjust chemicals daily
  • Feed fish along the the river
  • Exercise and ride horses and have ready for anytime the owners are coming. Irrigate fields, pull out beaver dams, set mouse traps, water lawn by tennis court, sweep the arena/wash rack, clean arena apartment, clean main house/guest house, clean cabins, replace light bulbs When preparing for owners’ arrival.
  • Exercise horses
  • Stock house with snacks, fill fridges with water
  • Stock each bathroom with toilet paper, soap, lotion shampoo and conditioner
  • Wash four wheelers
  • Fill four-wheeler with gas, sweep driveway/garages
  • Open curtains
  • House must be spotless: dust, vacuum, including all bathrooms, bowling alley and gym, and movie theater
  • When making beds also leave water bottles on night tables When owners and/or guests are visiting.
  • Hours: 8:30 am – approximately 8:30 pm or when the kitchen is fully cleaned after dinner hour
  • Morning: check schedule prepare horses if horseback ride is taking place initially when you get to house: tidy bedrooms, open curtains start laundry, clean kitchen from breakfast hour, go around house and clean up previous night’s mess in main areas such as great room and bowling alley
  • If a trail ride is taken be back at barn to unsaddle, you may also be required to go on trail ride as well
  • Lunch time: set tables, put out water, help chef with some prep and getting food out, clean up after lunch
  • Dinner time: set tables, put out water, help chef with some prep and getting food out, clean up after dinner
  • At night: shut shades in bedrooms, make sure water on night tables. When owners are in town you work through weekends and will have time off after the fact.

ADDITIONAL DUTIES:

  • Owner's clothing washed, folded, and put away. Make sure bathrooms always have soap, lotion, shampoo, conditioner, and toilet paper. Water in fridges and beer in bar fridge
  • Keep house clean while guests are in town
  • Private house available for living quarters. Meals provided when owners are at the Ranch

To apply, forward bio & resume to our email address. Or call for more info.

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