Wrangler Needed at Colorado Dude Ranch : +/- $2,600/mo

Elk Mountain Ranch

Email

[email protected]

Phone

1-719-539-4430

State

Buena Vista, CO

Job Type

Seasonal

Salary

approx $2,600/mo + room & board

   

Description :

Great pay (approx. $2600 per month and room and board for those with a passion for caring for others.) Horse experience required. Must be safety conscious, have the ability to instruct guests and have strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Responsible for conducting safe trail rides for groups of 4-7. Feed and care for herd of 50 horses. Maintain and repair tack. Clean barn and arena area daily. Willing to perform other maintenance duties as assigned – trail maintenance, stocking wood, fencing, etc. – and willing to work long hours. Shoeing and veterinary knowledge a plus. CPR and First Aid required (class will be provided at beginning of season).

Must have good driving record as may be driving guests to Aspen or airports. Required to have neat and clean appearance, and dress in western style. Cowboy hat, cowboy boots, and collared shirts required. Wranglers will eat many meals with the guests and may be required to cook and serve some outdoor meals.

Will be responsible for one hayride a month and weekly square dance and volleyball with guests. Staff arriving May 12 and must be able to stay until September 16th**.

Contact us with bio & resume: [email protected] or 1-719-539-4430