El Mileno Ranch

Blanco, Texas

Job Type Full Time

Compensation $45k per year (excluding housing benefit)


Opening for a LONG TERM Ranch Hand/Manager position to take care of 240 acre ranch in Blanco TX (1hr from San Antonio, 1hr from Austin). Ranch has a newer, airconditioned, single wide mobile home (7yrs old) available for living quarters. Included with Job is work truck (for Ranch work only) & free housing (utilities included - minus satellite tv). Previous ranching experience preferred but not essential. Compensation: $45K per year. With free housing & utilities - unrealized compensation is closer to $55-60K per year.


  • Feed and care of dogs
  • Fill corn and protein feeders
  • Tractor work - tilling and planting fields
  • Landscape work - main house.
  • Needs to have basic understanding of livestock care.
  • Maintain water troughs for livestock.
  • Maintain fences
  • Needs basic carpentry skills.
  • Ability to maintain ranch equipment - Changing oil - ranch truck and tractor.
  • Basic house maintenance.
  • Ability to tow trailers.
  • Basic understanding of welding.
  • The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated, self-starter, with the ability to prioritize, and complete tasks independently.

There is also an opportunity for a partner to clean the ranch house at least once per week. Compensation negotiable.

Successful candidate will need to hold a valid driver's license and have a clean driving record. A background check will be required prior to commencement of employment.


Please email your resume WITH REFERENCES, showing your previous work experience to Only emailed applications will be considered. Calls will not be returned - please email with applications and/or questions.

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