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Ranch Manager

Castle Rock, Colorado 80104
United States
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Date Posted: 05/01/2021 | Last Updated: 05/01/2021
Manager - General
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
$40,000 - $44,999
Minimum Education Level:
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Any Breed
Languages Required:
Any Language
Drivers license required?
Commercial drivers license required?
Own car required?
Pets allowed?
Non-smoker required?
Live on site?
Will pay to relocate?
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft   in
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
At Bell Mountain Ranch Equestrian Center, we combine state-of-the-art technology with personalized, individual care for each horse in our barn.

We offer a wide selection of prices and amenities, from outdoor pasture boarding to heated, indoor stalls with or without runs. We welcome all riding styles, including English hunter jumper, dressage, western, and french classical riding.
Job Description
We are looking for an exceptional, experienced Ranch Operations Manager for a thriving, busy, full-service equestrian center located in Castle Rock, Colorado. Bell Mountain Ranch Equestrian Center (BMREC) is a state-of-the-art, technology-driven equestrian ranch with a pioneering approach to horse care for the 21st century.

Customers and communication are at the forefront of our purpose. We focus on personal leadership development within our talented operations team. The ideal candidate will be familiar with computer operating systems, spreadsheet creation and analysis, Customer Relationship Management software, and can learn new technology-specific for this job. He or she will be working with other companies and community members regularly through ongoing coordination and formal meetings. This person will also be responsible for maintaining a positive relationship with employees, customers, vendors, contractors, and community stakeholders.
Job Requirements
Manage and oversee daily feeding of all horses.

Oversight of all daily cleaning of all pens

Haul hay and other supplies for the ranch.

Equine Husbandry. You must be able to identify sick or injured horses—the ability to perform minor veterinarian tasks, bandaging, administering medications, wormers, and vaccinations.

Collaborate with ranch owners and management on budgeting for facilities needs

Hire, train, and schedule employees

Order supplies, equipment, and feed.

Manage and plan rotational grazing for pastures

Perform fencing maintenance

Create schedules of daily turn-outs

Maintain relationships with suppliers

Forecast hay and other supplies needed

Collaborate with and support an on-site non-profit organization that helps youth.

Ability to drive a gooseneck trailer and haul hay and other supplies for the ranch.

Ability to drive and operate a skid steer and loader tractor.

Ability to safely load and haul horses in a gooseneck trailer

Ability to perform routine maintenance on all equipment and facilities.

Ability to run and operate an oxy-acetylene torch and an arc welder

Mechanical skills a plus
Full-time, Salaried, Exempt Position

Salary: $40,000-$50,000/year

Medical, Dental, Vision, Short-term Disability, Life Insurance,

401k with company match

Paid time off, Holiday, Sick Leave (approx $4,000/year)

On-Site Housing (approx. $27, 000/year)

Boarding for one horse

Total Compensation Value, including benefits: approx. $96,000/year
Description of Housing Provided
Two story, historic 3 bedroom home. Located in the heart of the facility.