Employment

Employment

Would you like to spend your summer at one of the finest Dude Ranches in the West? Not only is Paradise a great place to vacation, but it is also a tremendous place to work - "Where good friends and memories are made". Many of our summer crew create friendships that last a lifetime.

Be aware that working on a Dude Ranch is not easy. The hours can be long and we do require that all of our crew be willing to pitch in where needed. That being said, if you are hired and commit yourself, you will gain a tremendous sense of self accomplishment and have a lot of FUN at the same time. 

We are currently hiring for the following positions:

NATURALIST / HIKING GUIDE
We are looking for an avid hiker that has a passion for sharing natural history, wildlife, and flora and fauna knowledge with others. Should be a self-starter who can generate excitement in the ranch hiking program. Some trail and landscaping work will be required in between hikes.

WRANGLER
Looking for hardworking, enthusiastic, responsible horsemen and horsewomen. Must have strong people skills and substantial horse experience. Should be versatile and open-minded enough to take part in other jobs related to the ranch as well as ranch activities.

PACKER
Should have all of the wrangler attributes as well as substantial packing experience. Camp cooking and fly fishing skills are a definite plus. Should have experience with teams as well as pack strings and be good with kids and teenagers.

ASSISTANT PACKER
Should have all of the wrangler attributes as well as packing experience. Camp cooking and fly fishing skills are a definite plus.

KID'S PROGRAM
Must be patient, responsible, and able to watch over and plan activities for large groups of children.

HOUSEKEEPING
Responsible for the cleanliness of our cabins, recreation room, laundry room and French Creek Saloon. We need people that are detail oriented and hard working in this position. Help with wait staff and children's dinners two nights a week. Must be willing to fill in for other positions as needed.

PREP COOK | SOUS CHEF
Should have substantial line cooking experience.We feature hearty ranch cuisine with a gourmet flair. Pantry and prep experience a definite plus. Looking for a team oriented individual to fit in with our talented kitchen team and wait staff.

CHEF
Should have substantial line cooking experience.We feature hearty ranch cuisine with a gourmet flair. Pantry and prep experience a definite plus. Looking for a team oriented individual to fit in with our talented kitchen team and wait staff.

FISHING GUIDE
Looking for an avid fly fisherman with guiding experience. Must be outgoing and have the ability to promote the ranch fishing program. Some retail experience helpful. Should have the ability to not only fish well but to also teach beginners and intermediates new skills. This is a great opportunity for the right self-starter.

RANCH MANTENANCE PERSON
Some electrical, plumbing, mechanical, irrigation, carpentry and general fix-it knowledge required. Must be organized and capable of keeping good maintenance records.

WAITRESS
This position requires strong customer service orientation. Previous wait experience helpful but not required.

BARTENDER
Previous bartending experience helpful but not required. Must have strong people skills, be organized and of course be a team player.

Click here to download Employment Application.

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