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Focus Ranch

Slater, Colorado

Job Type Full Time

Focus Ranch is is one of original working dude ranches that has remained as a working cattle ranch and is owner operated. We are located on the western Colorado and south central Wyoming border in a section of the Northern Rocky Mountains called the Sierra Madres. National Forest lands join the northern border of the ranch and is the area where our 1300 plus head of yearling cattle spend most of the summer. We practice holistic range management and rotate pastures frequently. Guest capacity:14 maximum

The wranglers primarily ride and work with the horses, cattle and enjoy/teach the guests. They will be working with other experienced professionals in many instances but also must be proficient to perform daily cattle management independently.

Qualifications or Skills Required:

Experienced wrangler who is an accomplished western horseback rider(neck reins) and has a cattle background. Must be able to determine health of the cattle and detect sick cattle, will assist with doctoring, will help work yearling cattle when received in May, will assist with cows and calves when they are worked, including branding, castrating, vaccinations etc. Common sense, riding abilities, people skills, maturity, professionalism, work ethic, safety mindedness and wilingness to learn are key attributes of the job. If you enjoy riding, unique work experiences, and people - as well as living in a beautiful part of the country, then this is a job worth considering. We hire individuals who are willing to work as part of a team and have a "do whatever it takes to get the job done" attitude. The position is appropriate for a ranch and livestock internship and may transition into a year round position for the qualified candidate.

Salary & Benefits: Salary-DOE plus tips and bonus. Room and Board provided. Days off 1.5/wk. High speed Wifi access. 

No pets allowed. 

HOW TO APPLY

Submit an application and include a resume if you would like: Visit our website to complete the application online Focus Ranch or email to request an application: roundup@focusranch.com 

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Springtime on the Mesa. Uploaded by Focus Ranch
Springtime on the Mesa. Uploaded by Focus Ranch