Head Wrangler/Barn Manager Guiding Trails in the Rocky Mountains!
Located in a peaceful valley right along the Colorado River!
- Parshall, Colorado
- Previous experience required
- Start Date:
- Starts in 2 months. (May 01, 2024)
Bar Lazy J is Colorado's oldest operating guest ranch located right along the Colorado River! We're seeking a qualified candidate for Head Wrangler / Barn Manager for our upcoming season! This position helps manage the health and condition of our large horse herd and also manages 9 other wrangling staff in the day-to-day tasks of our guest ranch operations.
Extensive knowledge of horses, a professional and welcoming presence with our guests and ability to lead and mentor staff is necessary. Previous experience in guest ranch or trail guiding operations is preferred, but we would train the right person in our operations. This is a working position and includes leading rides, tacking horses, feeding and some vet care when needed.
Our season would be from the beginning May through the end of September. Housing and meals are included. Applicants with previous equine health experience and/or ability to operate equipment such as a skidsteer/tractor/driving truck and trailer would be considered first but does not disqualify anyone. Potential for long term seasonal work.