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Corral Foreman - Flagg Ranch Company

Date: Jan 9, 2019

Location: Jackson Hole, WY, US

Company: Vail Resorts

 

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's 50 most innovative companies as named by Fast Company, re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

 

Is Yellowstone on your agenda for 2019? Then consider working at Headwaters Lodge & Cabins at Flagg Ranch, conveniently located between Grand Teton and Yellowstone. For more information about Flagg Ranch, please visit our website www.gtlc.com/lodges/headwaters-lodge-at-flagg-ranch

 

Do you love working with horses? Are you an experienced wrangler? Are you interested in working and living in Grand Teton National Park? Are you looking for an Experience of a Lifetime? If you answered, “Yes” to these questions, this position is great for you!

 

The Corral Foreman is responsible for the total operation of the Corrals including location management, supervision of wranglers, and supervision of corral operations, and is expected to assist wranglers in leading guided interpretive horseback trail rides for guests, as well as assisting guests on trail rides and assuring their comfort and safety. The Foreman is also expected to provide care of horses and maintain the corral in a neat, orderly fashion.  The Coral Foreman is required to be friendly, courteous and knowledgeable providing information regarding Flagg Ranch Company, Grand Teton National Park and the surrounding Jackson Hole area.

 

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensure that employees perform their duties properly.
  • See that the rides remain on schedule and make periodic security checks on the number of riders on each ride.  Ensure that overall customer services are of quality level.
  • Ride routinely as a wrangler at least once per week and more often as need or if there is a problem with a particular ride or trail.
  • Fill in where needed if shorthanded.
  • Prepare opening schedule (stock arrival, vettings, shoeing, hay arrival, employee arrival, etc.).
  • Yearly review of Job Descriptions and make appropriate changes.

 

The “must haves” for this position include:

  • Possess the ability to present self professionally in guest interaction
  • Previous experience working as a wrangler
  • Valid U.S. drivers license
  • Successful completion of MVR
  • CPR/First aid Certification

 

We prefer that you additionally have the following skills / experience, but it is not required: 

  • Previous supervisory experience

 

 

Capture the amazing opportunity to live and work in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem — Grand Teton National Park to the south and Yellowstone National Park just to the north. A perfect spot to return year after year and assure that our guests get the most out of the abundant wildlife, breathtaking views, hiking trails, fishing and much more. Flagg Ranch Company offers an amazing place to live and work, as well as free staff housing. www.vailresortscareers.com

 

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 163565


Nearest Major Market: Wyoming