Equine Ranch Hand


Austin , Texas

Miraval Austin (formally Travaasa Experiential Resort) sits nestled in 210 acres of the Balcones Canyonlands Preserve overlooking beautiful Lake Travis and just 30 minutes from downtown Austin. Our property is currently undergoing extensive renovations, and will soon include 117 guest rooms, conference facilities, a beautifully-appointed restaurant with an exhibition kitchen and outdoor patio, full-service spa with infinity edge pool, fitness center, horse stables and covered arena, farm, a challenge course, and many other facilities and amenities available to our guests at this all-inclusive resort.

During our time of growth and expansion, we are seeking a Ranch Hand to join our growing team and help us get ready for our re-opening in Fall 2018. The Ranch Hand is responsible for keeping the Equine facility clean and neat, cleaning stalls, assisting with feeding, delivering supplements, ensuring horses are watered adequately, assist with preparing horses for activities, help keep tack room clean and organized, assist with landscaping around ranch and any other duties required in helping the Equine team and facility run smoothly.

As part of the Hyatt and Miraval family, we offer a complete benefits package, including Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance; 401(k); ESPP, and complementary and discount Hyatt nights.

Miraval associates work in an environment that demands exceptional performance yet reaps great rewards. Whether it is career opportunities, job enrichment or a supportive work environment, if you are ready for this challenge, then we are ready for you.

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including weekends and holidays
  • Must be able to work outside in all types of weather conditions including heat, cold, wind, sun and dust for extended period of time
  • Must be able to perform all tasks associated with farming including ability to lift, push and pull at least 50 lbs.
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • CPR/First Aid Certified/Wilderness First Aid preferred or ability to become certified within 30 days of start date
  • Previous experience working with horses preferred
  • Previous landscaping experience preferred