Live and Work near Jackson Hole and Yellowstone!
Jackson Hole, where the road ends & the adventure begins
- Moran, Wyoming
- unknown / month + tips
- Some experience required
- Start Date:
- Job starts in 3 months (Jun 01, 2020)
Turpin Meadow Ranch is a historic guest ranch established in 1932 and recently renovated to provide our guests with a luxury experience. The ranch is located at the northern end of Jackson Hole; we are about 1 hour outside of the town of Jackson and situated near Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks.
Turpin Meadow Ranch is looking for that special someone with a certain set of skills. We are looking for a Jack or Jill of all trades to oversee the facilities and grounds maintenance of our beautiful ranch. Must have small electrical, construction, and plumbing skills. Some of the daily tasks will include but are not limited to Firewood, Painting, Small Plumbing and Electrical Repairs, Lawn Care, Water, and Septic System Maintenance, and small construction repair projects. Attention to detail, the ability to work independently and most importantly the ability to take and implement directions are paramount to the success of this position.
Skill Sets must include:
- Safely operate hand and power tools.
- Safely lift 50 lbs on a regular basis
- Must have a clean driving record and the ability to drive standard transmission vehicles and assorted farm equipment
- Must have a current First Aid / CPR card
Our reviews say it all. Our goal is to maintain the highest standards in and around our entire property and to create a relaxed environment.
Candidate must be high energy and have skills and abilities to thrive in a fast-paced environment. Ideal applicants must be outgoing, organized and focused.
Most importantly, Candidates must be a team player, kind and respectful to co-workers and have a friendly customer service attitude for our guests.
Salary based on experience and seasonal commitment.
Housing is provided at no charge.
Great End of Season Bonus
5 Day Work Weeks
Our ideal candidates have hospitality in mind no matter what duty is being completed. Guest service and satisfaction are paramount. Though we have a lot of fun at Turpin Meadow Ranch, we are looking for the most talented and professional individuals. We require that candidates be 18 years of age or older and possess positive characteristics. We are looking for healthy individuals who pay attention to their personal hygiene and appearance. Please, no smokers as we are a smoke-free campus. We are looking for responsible individuals who are respectful of themselves, others, animals, and property. It is important that our employees are flexible and can take direction while maintaining a joyful spirit. Attention to detail is a must, ideally, our employees can see what needs to be done without being asked. Our team members need to have positive attitudes and strong work ethics, everyone is expected to be willing and happy to lend a helping hand when needed. It is key that our employees can be happy in a remote area with a limited cell phone and an internet connection, if this is a concern please discuss it during the interview process.
- During the season there is a general camp tip fund that grows and is divided among the staff at the end of the season.
- FREE accommodations for staff are provided dorm-style with community kitchens and Laundry.
GETTING HERE & AROUND:
You will be expected to arrive in Jackson Hole by your own means. Jackson Hole has an airport though it is strongly recommended that you have your own means of reliable transportation so that you can explore the nearby parks and also get into town on your own. The ranch does not provide regular employee shuttles.
Navigation systems and GPS units may provide inaccurate information. Print and prepare your driving directions beforehand; if you have a question about closed roads please call us before you begin your journey to the ranch. Cell phone reception is limited in many nearby areas and other parts of Wyoming.
If you are an outdoor enthusiast Turpin Meadow Ranch is the place for you!
With stunning views of the Tetons out the front door and Wyoming’s second-largest Wilderness Area out the back door, there is never a moment of dullness. Turpin Meadow is 15 miles from the entrance of Grand Teton National Park and 40 miles to the south boundary entrance of Yellowstone National Park. With three National Forest trail-heads within walking distance, you will quickly be on your way to exploring the back-country.
There is world-class riding, biking, fishing, climbing, hiking, and camping in Jackson Hole. Multi-sport days are a regular thing around these parts, it is not unheard of to climb, bike, and raft all on the same day. By night enjoy a campfire with some good friends or treat yourself to a delicious meal at one of Jackson’s favorite foodie restaurants. The ranch is located about an hour away from the town of Jackson where every night is Friday night!
For those who are creative, there is a vibrant art scene present. Multiple art fairs come through Jackson in addition to live theater and music. Many concerts are free. There is also a great center for the arts in town which offers a variety of classes in almost every medium and brings shows in from across the country and the world.