Cherokee Park Dude Ranch
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Our Jobs

All staff will be trained for a two week period of time. We have positions available with the following season dates:

  • 1 Maintenance - May 17th - September 12th
  • 1 Kids Counselor - May 17th- August 15th
  • 2 Crew (waitress/housekeeping) - May 17th - August 15th
  • 1 Crew (waitress/housekeeping) - May 17th - September 12th

Salary + Tips + Room/Board + All food included + Professional Laundry Service

  • Crew

    $13.00 / hour + tips

    Wearing a smile is crucial to this position.   Being a member of our Crew, you will serve our guests their food (breakfast, lunch and dinner) and do light housekeeping each day.  We train all of our Crew in every aspect of this job.

  • Maintenance

    $13.00 / hour + tips

    This position is for those who love people and have a desire to help deliver the greatest vacations these folks have ever had. Duties include:

    • General Ranch chores: fencing, raking, mowing, fixing fishing poles, fixing bikes, etc
    • Clean pool/hot tub daily
    • Safely drive departing/arriving guest into town
    • Deliver coffee to guests daily
    • Safely & happily drive guests to offsite activities
    • Organize & pack out for lunch rides, hayrides, square dances
    • Teaching & facilitating skeet shooting
    • Trash disposal
    • General upkeep on vehicles, cleaning them once a week
    • Entertain/Interact with guests in all settings
  • Kids Counselor

    Kids Program
    $13.00 / hour + tips

    Kids Counselor 2-5 yr olds

    • Organize/Facilitate daily crafts & activities for the kids program
    • Safely & Happily guide kids pony rides
    • Teach kids general riding instruction & horse care
    • Feed & clean pens/cages of all kids program critters
    • Provide a safe & fun environment for kids ages 2 - 5 years old
    • Be enthusiastic, warm, & genuinely care for the wellbeing of kids in program
    • Deep Clean cabins on Fridays
    • Inventory craft supplies & feed for critters
    • Participate in hayrides, square dances, and staff shows
    • Serve lunch & facilitate games during kid lunch rides
    • Safely drive kids to lunch on specific days
    • Help in other departments when needed

How to Apply

Visit our website to learn more about our ranch and our jobs. When you're ready to apply, click Apply Here below and download our job application, complete it and email it to us. We'll process it and give you a call to set up a telephone interview should you be a good fit for our ranch.  Dates are VERY important.

You are also welcome to call us anytime at 970-493-6522 to chat about job openings that might be a good fit for you!

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