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DUDE RANCH JOBS

True Ranch Collection brand, a selection of dude ranch vacations.

We are always looking for new members of our True Ranch Collection team including off-site and on-ranch employees. Our collection includes seasonal and year-round ranches with positions that can move from ranch to ranch; or seasonal or part-time work may be available at our dude ranches in Arizona and Montana. Current dude ranch job openings are listed below. 

Interested in a dude ranch job? Email us your resume and a cover letter to info@trueranchcollection.com.

CURRENT DUDE RANCH JOB OPENINGS

TYPE OF WORK: Year-Round

DATES: ASAP

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The True Ranch Collection is looking for a year-round Chef for multiple historic guest ranches. Our ranches host a maximum of about 30-60 guests at a time, depending on the ranch. This position has the potential to work at multiple locations within our collection throughout the year depending on seasonality and need. This position will start at one of our ranches in Southern Arizona with potential to move to a ranch in Montana or a Pop-Up Ranch location throughout the year.

Must have reliable transportation. Room and board included in compensation.

Duties include:

-Manage kitchen staff

-Food and supply ordering

-Prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner

-Create weekly menus

-Accommodate special dietary needs of our guests

Our hospitality management group, True Ranch Services, manages four dude ranches in Southern Arizona and one in Montana. The historic ranches in the True Ranch Collection are unique and authentic guest ranches in some of the West’s best country.

To apply, please send an email with your resume to info@trueranchcollection.com

True Ranch Services is looking for On-Site Dude Ranch Manager(s) to assist with all aspects of the daily operations of Rancho de la Osa, a historic Arizona dude ranch in the True Ranch Collection. This position is for Rancho de la Osa, but there may be future opportunity to work at other True Ranch Collection properties, which currently include ranches in Arizona and Montana; as well as our Pop-Up Ranch locations.

Reservations, payroll and other administrative roles are managed off-site by our central headquarters in Tucson, so the Ranch Manager role is a hospitality position on ranch to manage guest relations, staff and dude ranch hospitality operations.

Duties include but are not limited to:

-Checking in and checking out new guests

-Acting as host/hostess for Rancho de la Osa guests

-Supervising ranch employees and determining which staff members will lead activities

-Organizing ranch staff schedules

-Supervising kitchen and housekeeping staff

-Overseeing and assisting with daily tasks

-Leading or overseeing ranch activities when appropriate or necessary

-Helping to maintain record of ranch expenses in conjunction with True Ranch Services’ bookkeeper.

-Assisting with housekeeping when necessary (high-volume turnovers)

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

-Well-organized

-Office management experience a plus

-Computer skills including Excel. Some bookkeeping knowledge a plus

-Experience in hospitality a plus

-Ranch, or specifically guest ranch, experience a plus but not required

-Horse experience a plus, but not required

-Spanish speaking a plus

Housing provided. Meals included. Couples welcomed.

 

The historic ranches in the True Ranch Collection are unique and authentic guest ranches in some of the West’s best country: Circle Bar Guest Ranch (Utica, MT), Kay El Bar Guest Ranch (Wickenburg, AZ), Rancho de la Osa (Sasabe, AZ), Tombstone Monument Ranch (Tombstone, AZ), and Pop-Up Ranch (varied, short-term dude ranch events at historic and National Park locations).  Rancho de la Osa is located along the U.S.-Mexico border in high desert grasslands, about 1.5 hours from Tucson.

To apply, email your resume to info@trueranchcollection.com

LOCATION: Arizona Dude Ranches

TYPE OF WORK: Year-Round or Seasonal

DATES: ASAP

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The True Ranch Collection is looking for experienced and qualified Wranglers to join our teams for the winter seasons in Arizona. Ample horse experience and riding skills are required. Applicants must be hard working with good people skills.

We’re looking for individuals available to work beginning in mid-to late September in anticipation of our winter Arizona seasons. 

Consideration for this position may be for Rancho de la Osa (Sasabe, AZ), Kay El Bar Guest Ranch (Wickenburg, AZ) or Tombstone Monument Ranch (Tombstone, AZ).

Positions have the ability to work year-round in Arizona or move onto a northern ranch during the summer season. 

Duties Include but are not limited to:

-Leading or dragging ranch trail rides

-Ensure safety of guests and livestock on guided trail rides

-Feeding, grooming and tacking horses

-Clean up of corral area and stalls

-Ability to adjust to short-notice changes

Meals included. Housing available. 

The historic ranches in the True Ranch Collection are unique and authentic guest ranches in some of the West’s best country.

Interested applicants, please email your resume to info@trueranchcollection.com.

LOCATION: Rancho de la Osa — Sasabe, AZ

TYPE OF WORK: Year-Round

DATES: ASAP

JOB DESCRIPTION:

We’re looking for individuals immediately available to work at Rancho de la Osa as live-in housekeeping staff. The ranch is located in Sasabe, AZ, an hour and a half Southwest of Tucson. We’re looking for hardworking new members of our housekeeping staff to help with cleaning guest cabins/rooms and common areas; and assist in the kitchen and with serving meals. We are a small staff looking for someone who will be a team player and able to step in where needed.

Duties Include but are not limited to:

-Cleaning and servicing guest rooms

-Vacuuming, dusting, cleaning

-Cleaning of common areas (Hacienda/Cantina, office, pool area)

-Laundry and maintenance of laundry room

-Preparation of dining areas for meals

-Meal Service and clearing tables after meals

-Assist with meal prep as needed

-Wash dishes as needed

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

-Ability to follow instructions in English

-Spanish-speaking a plus

-Ability to plan work in order of importance for guest arrivals/meal times

-Ability to adjust to last-minute changes

-Attention to detail

Meals included. Housing available.

The historic ranches in the True Ranch Collection are unique and authentic guest ranches in some of the West’s best country. Rancho de la Osa is Arizona’s most historic ranch and is located along the U.S.-Mexico border in the high desert grasslands of Southern Arizona. Just an hour and a half outside of Tucson.

Interested applicants, please email your resume to info@trueranchcollection.com.

LOCATION:  Tombstone Monument Ranch & Cattle Co

TYPE OF WORK: Year-Round, Full or Part Time

DATES: ASAP

We’re looking for individuals immediately available to work at Tombstone Monument Ranch & Cattle Co. as housekeepers and servers as needed. Varied shifts available.

We’re looking for hardworking new members of our housekeeping staff to help with cleaning guest cabins/rooms and common areas; and assist in the kitchen and with serving meals. We are a small staff looking for someone who will be a team player and able to step in where needed.

Duties Include but are not limited to:

-Cleaning and servicing guest rooms

-Vacuuming, dusting, cleaning

-Cleaning of common areas

-Laundry and maintenance of laundry room

-Preparation of dining areas for meals

-Meal Service and clearing tables after meals

-Assist with meal prep as needed

-Wash dishes as needed

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

-Ability to follow instructions in English

-Spanish-speaking a plus

-Ability to plan work in order of importance for guest arrivals/meal times

-Ability to adjust to last-minute changes

-Attention to detail

Position does not include housing. Applicants must live locally and have transportation to Tombstone, Arizona. 

Please email info@trueranchcollection.com to apply.

LOCATION:  Tombstone Monument Ranch & Cattle Co

TYPE OF WORK: Year-Round, Full or Part Time

DATES: ASAP

We’re looking for individuals immediately available to work as a bartender/server at Tombstone Monument Ranch & Cattle Co—an upscale, family-oriented guest ranch. We are looking for an outgoing, personal individual available for bar shifts and to help with meal service.

We are a small staff looking for someone who will be a team player and able to step in where needed.

Duties Include but are not limited to:

-Bar tending duties and service in our 1880s style western Saloon

-Preparation of dining areas for meals

-Meal Service and clearing tables after meals

-Assist with meal prep as needed

-Wash dishes as needed

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

-Ability to follow instructions in English

-Outgoing and personable

-Ability to adjust to last-minute changes

-Attention to detail

Position does not include housing. Applicants must live locally and have transportation to Tombstone, Arizona. 

Please email info@trueranchcollection.com to apply.

LOCATION: Rancho de la Osa — Sasabe, AZ

TYPE OF WORK: Full-Time

DATES: ASAP 

JOB DESCRIPTION

True Ranch Services is looking for a Ranch Maintenance Superintendent to facilitate maintenance, landscaping and repair of ranch property at the historic Rancho de la Osa Guest Ranch. This job has the opportunity to work at our other True Ranch Collection properties on an as-needed basis. Day-to-day maintenance, plus tasks related to planned renovation of the ranch will be included in this position.

General maintenance skills required, including but not limited to:

-drywalling

-minor electrical

-plumbing

-painting

-carpentry repairs

The right candidate will be able to adapt quickly to changing priorities and problems and have their own transportation and tools.

Housing available. $20 per hour plus lodging.

The historic ranches in the True Ranch Collection are unique and authentic guest ranches in some of the West’s best country. Rancho de la Osa is located along the U.S.-Mexico border in high desert grasslands, about 1.5 hours from Tucson.

Interested applicants, please email your resume to info@trueranchcollection.com.

All interested applicants please email your resume to info@trueranchcollection.com.