Rancho De Los Caballeros

Discover the romance of the wide open range ... at an Arizona Ranch Resort

Operating since 1948, the season at our authentic luxury dude ranch runs from October - May. Time spent at Rancho de los Caballeros is an excellent opportunity to work in an area renowned for its beautiful desert plants and wildlife, historically famous cowboys, and breathtaking sunsets.

Experience warm winters located in the beautiful desert. Our ranch resort is located an hour north of Phoenix in the high Sonoran Desert.

About Rancho De Los Caballeros

Rancho de los Caballeros, the premier genuine guest ranch in Arizona is looking for new team members. 

This is a unique opportunity to be a part of a Genuine Historic Guest Ranch featuring an outstanding riding program and western experience complemented by a wide variety of other guest activities: golf, tennis, pickleball, shooting, bike rides and hikes in the desert, nature tours. 

Facilities include 79 guest rooms, a full western equestrian center, swimming pool, two large conference centers, two dining venues, 18 hole golf course, four tennis/pickleball courts, a skeet and trap range, desert cookout location, spa and more.  The Ranch also has 58 Homeowners on the property.

The Ranch is sited on several thousand acres in scenic Wickenburg Arizona, in the Arizona High Sonoran Desert.  This is unique property – one of the last true guest ranches.

Located just 80 minutes from the Phoenix airport and one hour from the northern edge of Phoenix, this is a one of kind guest experience for families or corporate groups. 

Founded in 1947, new owners have purchased the ranch and are in the process of making significant investments to honor the legacy and traditions of The Ranch while at the same time upgrading facilities and adding new guest attractions. 

The Employee Experience

Over this past summer, the new ownership has been working to improve the overall employee experience.  With a new management team in place, our goal is to make this ranch the preferred place to work. 

Although there are plenty of demands, there is another side to time spent working at Rancho de los Caballeros: the opportunity to meet new people, to experience close working relationships and to make lifelong friendships. Rancho de los Caballeros provides a wonderful experience for all. Our staff works very hard throughout the season and The Ranch provides fair compensation along with positive motivation, making it a very special place.

Ideal Candidate

  • Have a consistently positive service attitude.
  • Be willing to maintain a neat appearance and be well groomed while on duty or in contact with The Ranch guests.
  • Accept employment to work Saturdays, Sundays, religious holidays, national holidays and any shift, if required.
  • Accept employment to work the number of hours and days deemed necessary by the Ranch.
  • Be willing to occupy a room with other employees in staff housing (if you require housing on property).
  • Be able to submit proof of your identity and legal right to work in the United States.
  • Be at least 21 years of age and be willing to complete the season.
  • Be willing to obtain a Arizona Food Handlers card if necessary.
  • Be willing to accept Rancho de los Caballeros' Substance and Alcohol Abuse Policy including pre-employment, post-accident and reasonable suspicion testing.

Room and Board

Housing is provided by the Ranch based on availability only. Employees are required to live in the quarters provided at their assigned location.

Ranch housing is available only to full-time seasonal Ranch employees and is provided for $40.00 per pay period. When an employee completes the "entire season" the room charge is 50% refundable after successfully passing a room inspection. In most cases rooms are not available for single occupancy. In the case of partners seeking to share housing, to be eligible for housing, both persons must be employed by the Ranch. No pet(s).

Employees who live on property are provided meals at no charge at the following times (unless otherwise posted): Breakfast 7:00am. Lunch 11:00am. Dinner 4:00pm. Cooking is not permitted in employee housing. Employees who do not live on the Ranch are provided a meal when scheduled through a meal period.

Employee Perks

The Ranch provides the following perks for discounted pricing. Horseback riding, Trap & Skeet, Spa Services, Driving Range and Golf Course. The Ranch awards an end-of season-bonus to all employees who complete the entire season. A bonus is paid only after completion of the season. The Ranch also refunds half of employee housing at completion of season and housing is left in good condition. Meet interesting people and make friends that often last a lifetime. Competitive wages in a remote area that provide a great opportunity for savings. The Ranch has an employee lounge and offers Wifi and laundry facilities.

Getting Here and Getting Around

Travel to the Ranch is at your own expense. Wickenburg is located 54 miles northwest of Phoenix, Arizona. Most major airlines serve Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. Ground transportation to Wickenburg is available by bus or private vehicle at your expense.

For Fun

Living in a small town can be challenging, however, there are many things to do if you come to the Ranch armed with an imagination. We suggest bringing a vehicle to give yourself easier access to Phoenix , Scottsdale and Southern Arizona attractions.

There is an employee recreation room. The out-of-doors is popular in Arizona; hiking, Lake Pleasant, Sedona, Jerome, Phoenix, Scottsdale, ghost towns, national parks, the Grand Canyon, skiing, malls, camping, and the local night life are just a sampling of what Wickenburg and the surrounding area have to offer.

The Ranch will also be providing various employee activities, Christmas party, golf tournaments and bonfires at our cookout site throughout the season for the staff.  Discounted rates for horseback riding and golf are available throughout the season. Employees are welcome to bring their own golf clubs.

How to Apply

Please complete our on-line application. We are accepting H2B candidates as well - must currently be in the United States and our petition is for experienced Servers only. 

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