Join our Premier Luxury Ranch Team
Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the opportunity to work at the world's first Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star guest Ranch and Glamping destination. Luxury service is provided with genuine warmth and hospitality.
Our Ranch is located 20 miles from Philipsburg, MT, approximately halfway between Missoula, MT and Butte, MT.
About The Ranch at Rock Creek
This all-inclusive ranch is nestled in one of Montana's most pristine valleys. The Ranch at Rock Creek offers year-round unique vacations on an authentic 19th-century homestead. It has been recognized as the World's first Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Guest Ranch and the only US charter member of the National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World in the United States. As a Relais & Châteaux property, we've spent the last six years expanding the frontiers of luxury travel with our one of a kind accommodations, extensive amenities, inventive cuisine and access to over 20 guided outdoor activities on the ranch.
Set among 6,600 acres (10 square miles) of rugged Montana ranchland just outside Philipsburg, MT, guests experience limitless outdoor recreational opportunities, outstanding accommodations and cuisine, and a renowned full-service spa. Families, couples, and friends will discover that The Ranch at Rock Creek is unparalleled among Montana vacation ranches. It's a place that offers the feel of the ‘true West’ without sacrificing true comfort.
The Employee Experience
Our employees come not only from Montana, but from all across the United States, Europe, and Asia. Meeting new people, creating custom guest experiences, trying new activities, and taking advantage of all The Ranch and the local community has to offer is part of a typical employee experience.
The Ranch is located in a very remote area, and those seeking the hustle and bustle of city life should not look here. Successful employees enjoy the rural beauty of the area and the outdoor activities it provides.
Candidates should have a strong luxury hospitality mindset. Our most successful employees are those who are self-motivated, confident, good at multi-tasking and creating special connections, and who, above all, show impeccable work ethic. A love of the outdoors and an adventuresome spirit are crucial. The desire to work as a team and go above and beyond the call of duty when necessary is what makes our Ranch so special. We encourage cross training in other departments. Employees must be comfortable working a flexible scheduling that is dependent on resort occupancy.
Room and Board
Shared Housing is available for anywhere from $5-8/day. Breakfast and lunch are provided at no charge. Breakfast is continental style (bagels, cereal, yogurt, etc). Lunch is prepared daily. While vegetarian and gluten-free choices are sometimes provided, we are unable to cater to strict dietary concerns. Employees are responsible for their own dinners, and kitchens are available for use, either in the unit or in a common area.
Company housing is shared and houses anywhere from 3-6 people depending on the structure. Private housing is not available. Pets are not allowed in onsite housing. We do have limited couples and pet friendly housing located offsite in Philipsburg. Those who wish to live off-site may find rentals in Philipsburg, MT.
Employees have access to TV, movies, games, and WiFi in a common recreation area. Employees are encouraged to take advantage of activities offered at The Ranch, which includes fly fishing, horseback riding, snowshoeing, archery, ropes course and more. Hiking and biking abound in the local area. Bicycles are provided for all employees in the summer months to get you around The Ranch.
Employees who successfully complete the season will be eligible for a bonus.
Full-time, year-round employees enjoy a benefits package that includes insurance, PTO, 401(k) and holidays.
Getting Here and Getting Around
All employees are encouraged to bring a vehicle, as it will allow you to explore the surrounding areas.
Missoula International Airport (MSO) is 87 miles from The Ranch and is serviced by Alaska Airlines, Frontier, United, Delta, and Allegiant. A shuttle can be arranged with advance notice to bring you to The Ranch if necessary.
Butte International Airport (BTM) is approximately 75 miles from The Ranch and is serviced by Delta Airlines. A shuttle can also be arranged at no charge from this airport.
Please note that we do not pick up from Bozeman (BZN). Should you choose to fly to Bozeman, you will need to book a Greyhound ticket to Butte, MT for pick up.
The Ranch at Rock Creek staff enjoys Montana at its finest. There is exceptional access to hiking, camping, and backpacking in the Anaconda-Pintler Wilderness. There are plenty of chances to try new hobbies, such as horseback riding, archery, ice skating or sapphire mining. Southwest Montana is an excellent place for budding photographers, who will see some of the most diverse wildlife in the United States.
In addition, staff members will find themselves steps away from Rock Creek, one of the world’s only Blue Ribbon trout streams. More fishing access is enjoyed on Flint Creek and Georgetown Lake. If you love to fly fish, there is almost no better place in the world to spend a season. Just 25 minutes away, Discovery Ski Area is an alpine skiing destination that becomes a mountain biking mecca in the summer.