Grainger Ranch Recruiting LLC
Phone: 832-215-4899 


Wanted: Ranch Manager Couple Team 
Carrizo Springs, Texas

Job Title: 
Ranch Manager Couple Team

Employer: 
Owner of Ranch 

Salary: 
$55,000 Annually for the team
$5,000 stipend for Health Insurance
401k benefits matched
Performance based year-end bonus
Cell Phone expensed
Work vehicle for work purposes
  • Housing on premises with expenses paid

    Satellite TV and Electricity 

Room & Board: 
  • Housing on premises with expenses paid, Satellite TV and electricity

Description:

This low fenced 17,000 acre ranch is a privately held family leased hunting operation. The primary lessee has been there for nearly 40 years. There are four families that use the property each with an assigned number of weekends based upon their level of ownership in the program. The ranch has a very nice compound of housing on site for the guests and is well built for hunting and entertainment. Typically there will be anywhere from two to ten guests on site at any given weekend during hunting season and far less activity during offseason. The busiest time of year is from November to the end of January while early and late season is light. The ranch has an intensive wildlife management plan that has been in place for decades. Surrounded by very large equally management minded landowners, the ranch is under a cooperative management regime with the neighbors.

As the Ranch & Facilities Manager, you will be responsible for any/all tasks

associated with the operations and maintenance of the property, including but not limited to:

 

  • Maintenance of landscaping around housing to include regular mowing, weed eating, weed removal, watering, maintaining certain trees, plants and pest control
  • Maintenance of buildings at headquarters, keeping them clean and organized with appliances and systems in good repair. Maintenance and minor repair/carpentry/painting can be performed by employees and ranch hands while more specialized repairs may require a professional contractor which the manager would supervise and direct
  • Maintain ranch vehicles, equipment and tools. Keep vehicles in good running order and arrange for and supervise mechanic if larger repairs are needed. Start and drive each vehicle weekly
  • Keep vehicles and equipment clean and organized and have things ready for use when guests arrive
  • Keep the interior rooms and porches of all buildings neat and clean” have them clean and ready for use before guests arrive. Keep living areas and kitchen neat while guests are present, and clean all rooms and change linens/wash them directly after guests depart.
  • Cooking 3 meals per day when guests are present. It is preferable to have a diverse menu of good tasting, nutritious and healthy foods. Clean up shortly after each meal. Pick up living areas when guests are outside
  • Managers will keep adequate stock of supplies on premises including drinks, food for guests, as well as supplies for cleaning, vehicles and landscaping needs. Employees are to conserve supplies and maintain controls over those items and related expenses.
  • Keep the grounds/buildings free of trash. Remove trash from all trash cans around the buildings and take to dump, burn trash when conditions favor. Check and inspect all buildings on a regular basis
  • Maintain airstrip areas. Check airstrip game fence for holes from time to time, kill and remove weeds on airstrip, keep grass shredded and hangar neat and organized. Schedule ranch road work that is unable to be done in house as needed.
  • Maintain firewood supply from the ranch for fire pits and fireplaces
  • Two contract hunting guides are generally in camp from early September through mid-February. They will assist with guests and help supervises responsibilities related to scouting, hunting and fishing on the ranch. Part time guides are available for scheduling as needed.
  • Schedule hunting guides, manage hunt process, assist with guide duties when requested.
  • Schedule/Supervise additional ranch help when needed including extra cooking and cleaning help and outside contractors. Work alongside and encourage teamwork and strong work ethic among all ranch team members
  • Maintain records of rainfall, maintenance items, wildlife harvest records and prepare reports as requested. Fill feeders as needed. Help with set up of blinds, tripods and trail cameras at agreed locations.
  • Treat partners/guests, their families and guests with courtesy, respect, professionalism and willingness to help make their stay enjoyable. Guests will call in advance of their planned stay in accordance with the Ranch Schedule and discuss their plans and coordinate with the manager. Managers purchase groceries in town as needed for menu/meals prior to guests arrival. Maintain checking account, debit card, records and invoices ect. as coordinated with the primary office.
  • This is a family operation and the goal is for the families of the partners and their guests to enjoy their stay at the ranch. 


    Please email resume and references to graingerranchrecruiting@gmail.com with Carrizo Springs as the subject line. Thank you!




    Wanted: Ranch Manager Couple Team
    Langtry, Texas

    Job Title: 
    Ranch Manager Couple Team

    Employer: 
    Owner of Ranch 

    Salary: 

    $55,000 Annually for the team

    $5,000 Health Insurance reimbursement

    Cell Phone

    Work Truck


    Room & Board: 
    Housing on premises with all expenses paid (2BR/1BA Cottage)
    Satellite TV and Electricity

    Description:

    As the Ranch & Facilities Manager, you will be responsible for any/all tasks

    associated with the operations and maintenance of property, including but not limited to:


    • Monitoring and repair of water systems and lines
    • Manage all aspects of a cow/calf operation and it’s future growth
    • Manage rangeland pastures for livestock, sheep and cattle
    • Maintain and keep fences clean and standing
    • Check Cows
    • Work, medicate, haul and sell calves
    • Checks waterers and wells
    • Maintenance and upkeep of waterers and wells
    • Maintain road systems
    • Maintain tractors and implements
    • Operate equipment and tractors
    • Check housing for readiness of guests
    • General plumbing, carpentry and electrical work when needed
    • Willingness to be hands on and work hard
    • Fill wildlife feeders
    • Scout and monitor wildlife for guest hunting
    • Guide and assist with family and commercial hunters
    • Wildlife management practices including culling of does and undesirable bucks, running game cameras and keeping accurate harvest records.
    • Oversee, direct and work beside 1 ranch employee

     

    The spouse of the ranch manager will be responsible for:


    • Keeping the houses clean and ready for guests
    • Picked up during guest stays
    • Cooking when guests are on premises
    • Monitoring houses for repairs and upkeep

    Qualifications:

    Previous ranch management experience is required. 


      Please email resume and references to graingerranchrecruiting@gmail.com with Langtry as the subject line. Thank you!

      Wanted: Ranch Manager Couple Team
      Langtry, Texas

      Job Title: 
      Ranch Manager Couple Team

      Employer: 
      Owner of Ranch 

      Salary: 

      $55,000 Annually for the team

      $5,000 Health Insurance reimbursement

      Cell Phone

      Work Truck


      Room & Board: 
      Housing on premises with all expenses paid (2BR/1BA Cottage)
      Satellite TV and Electricity

      Description:

      As the Ranch & Facilities Manager, you will be responsible for any/all tasks

      associated with the operations and maintenance of property, including but not limited to:


      • Monitoring and repair of water systems and lines
      • Manage all aspects of a cow/calf operation and it’s future growth
      • Manage rangeland pastures for livestock, sheep and cattle
      • Maintain and keep fences clean and standing
      • Check Cows
      • Work, medicate, haul and sell calves
      • Checks waterers and wells
      • Maintenance and upkeep of waterers and wells
      • Maintain road systems
      • Maintain tractors and implements
      • Operate equipment and tractors
      • Check housing for readiness of guests
      • General plumbing, carpentry and electrical work when needed
      • Willingness to be hands on and work hard
      • Fill wildlife feeders
      • Scout and monitor wildlife for guest hunting
      • Guide and assist with family and commercial hunters
      • Wildlife management practices including culling of does and undesirable bucks, running game cameras and keeping accurate harvest records.
      • Oversee, direct and work beside 1 ranch employee

       

      The spouse of the ranch manager will be responsible for:


      • Keeping the houses clean and ready for guests
      • Picked up during guest stays
      • Cooking when guests are on premises
      • Monitoring houses for repairs and upkeep

      Qualifications:

      Previous ranch management experience is required. 


        Please email resume and references to graingerranchrecruiting@gmail.com with Langtry as the subject line. Thank you!

        Wanted: Ranch Manager Couple Team
        Langtry, Texas

        Job Title: 
        Ranch Manager Couple Team

        Employer: 
        Owner of Ranch 

        Salary: 

        $55,000 Annually for the team

        $5,000 Health Insurance reimbursement

        Cell Phone

        Work Truck


        Room & Board: 
        Housing on premises with all expenses paid (2BR/1BA Cottage)
        Satellite TV and Electricity

        Description:

        As the Ranch & Facilities Manager, you will be responsible for any/all tasks

        associated with the operations and maintenance of property, including but not limited to:


        • Monitoring and repair of water systems and lines
        • Manage all aspects of a cow/calf operation and it’s future growth
        • Manage rangeland pastures for livestock, sheep and cattle
        • Maintain and keep fences clean and standing
        • Check Cows
        • Work, medicate, haul and sell calves
        • Checks waterers and wells
        • Maintenance and upkeep of waterers and wells
        • Maintain road systems
        • Maintain tractors and implements
        • Operate equipment and tractors
        • Check housing for readiness of guests
        • General plumbing, carpentry and electrical work when needed
        • Willingness to be hands on and work hard
        • Fill wildlife feeders
        • Scout and monitor wildlife for guest hunting
        • Guide and assist with family and commercial hunters
        • Wildlife management practices including culling of does and undesirable bucks, running game cameras and keeping accurate harvest records.
        • Oversee, direct and work beside 1 ranch employee

         

        The spouse of the ranch manager will be responsible for:


        • Keeping the houses clean and ready for guests
        • Picked up during guest stays
        • Cooking when guests are on premises
        • Monitoring houses for repairs and upkeep

        Qualifications:

        Previous ranch management experience is required. 


          Please email resume and references to graingerranchrecruiting@gmail.com with Langtry as the subject line. Thank you!



          Wanted: Landscape Assistant/ Lodge Caretaker Couple Team 
          Breckenridge, Texas

          Job Title: 
          Landscape Assistant And Lodge Caretaker Couple Team 

          Employer: 
          Owner of Ranch 

          Salary: 
          • Based on Experience

          Room & Board: 
          • Housing, all utilities paid by the Ranch. Full benefits. One truck for work on the Ranch and business errands

          Description:
          The owners are seeking a husband/wife team to work on an established large, multi-structure ranch.

          Seeking strong and self-motivated individual with experience in landscaping, carpentry, plumbing, and electrical as well as other similar tasks. The tasks include but are not limited to:

          • Preform physical outdoor work
          • Responsible for around the house repairs
          • Knowledge or skill with using tractors
          • Cleaning
          • Preventative maintenance of all equipment associated with the job and other special projects.
          • Lodge maintenance and upkeep

          Lodge Caretaker: Seeking detail-oriented individual to manage and maintain the main home and other structures on the property.

          • Housework
          • Managing contractors
          • Grocery shopping
          • Overseeing electronic systems within the home
          • Helping host in the lodge for small events
          • Assisting with other activities as needed
          • Maintain housekeeping supply inventory and other inventory needs for the ranch


          Qualifications:
          • Work independently with little supervision
          • Maintain a high level of detailed professional service.
          • Must possess a high sense of personal and professional integrity.
          • Capacity to work outside in inclement weather
          • Be able to lift 50lbs and climb stairs
          • Capable to work and communicate with team members and family
          • Complete timely reporting requirements.
          • Pass a complete background check


            Please email resume and references to graingerranchrecruiting@gmail.com with Breckenridge as the subject line. Thank you!




            Wanted: Ranch Foreman/Couple Team 
            West of Edna, Texas

            Job Title: 
            Ranch Foreman/Couple Team 

            Employer: 
            Owner of Ranch 

            Salary: 
            • Based on Experience

            Room & Board: 
            • Housing on site

            Description:

            The owners are seeking to create a family friendly hunting/recreation ranch with quality game and unique opportunities. While the owners are hands on, they seek a couple who is willing to take direction and complete the tasks of enhancement and maintenance of the ranch and the lodging. This 1,000 acre ranch is built around wildlife and water. There are two lakes on the property comprising of roughly 130 and 15 acres as well as rice fields, deer blinds and great lodging. They have and will continue with an atmosphere of comfort and aesthetic value as the ranch continues to grow.

            As the Ranch and Facilities Foreman of this property, you will be responsible for the complete oversight of the ranch with the owner. The tasks include but are not limited to:

            • Scouting and processing of game animals
            • Lodge maintenance and upkeep
            • Lawn care and landscaping
            • Pool maintenance
            • Firewood cutting and stacking at lodge
            • Lodge, vehicle and equipment supply inventory
            • Truck and Heavy equipment operation and maintenance and cleaning
            • Fence monitoring and upkeep
            • Monitoring and upkeep of water and irrigation systems (Lodge, lake and Pasture)
            • Boat cleaning and running
            • Filling Feeders
            • Blind upkeep and maintenance
            • Duck blind maintenance
            • Running game cameras and logging photos
            • Road work and brush clearing
            • Shredding roads and pastures
            • Brush spraying and clearing
            • Varmint control

            Housekeeper:

            • Clean house twice per week unless guests are present which will require daily cleaning
            • Supply the house with cleaning supplies, groceries and other household items
            • Cooking when necessary

            Qualifications:
            • Tractor operation and maintenance
            • Ability to work long hours during guest stays and willing to work some weekends


              Please email resume and references to graingerranchrecruiting@gmail.com with Edna as the subject line. Thank you!



              Wanted: Ranch Foreman/Couple Team 
              West of Edna, Texas

              Job Title: 
              Ranch Foreman/Couple Team 

              Employer: 
              Owner of Ranch 

              Salary: 
              • Based on Experience

              Room & Board: 
              • Housing on site

              Description:

              The owners are seeking to create a family friendly hunting/recreation ranch with quality game and unique opportunities. While the owners are hands on, they seek a couple who is willing to take direction and complete the tasks of enhancement and maintenance of the ranch and the lodging. This 1,000 acre ranch is built around wildlife and water. There are two lakes on the property comprising of roughly 130 and 15 acres as well as rice fields, deer blinds and great lodging. They have and will continue with an atmosphere of comfort and aesthetic value as the ranch continues to grow.

              As the Ranch and Facilities Foreman of this property, you will be responsible for the complete oversight of the ranch with the owner. The tasks include but are not limited to:

              • Scouting and processing of game animals
              • Lodge maintenance and upkeep
              • Lawn care and landscaping
              • Pool maintenance
              • Firewood cutting and stacking at lodge
              • Lodge, vehicle and equipment supply inventory
              • Truck and Heavy equipment operation and maintenance and cleaning
              • Fence monitoring and upkeep
              • Monitoring and upkeep of water and irrigation systems (Lodge, lake and Pasture)
              • Boat cleaning and running
              • Filling Feeders
              • Blind upkeep and maintenance
              • Duck blind maintenance
              • Running game cameras and logging photos
              • Road work and brush clearing
              • Shredding roads and pastures
              • Brush spraying and clearing
              • Varmint control

              Housekeeper:

              • Clean house twice per week unless guests are present which will require daily cleaning
              • Supply the house with cleaning supplies, groceries and other household items
              • Cooking when necessary

              Qualifications:
              • Tractor operation and maintenance
              • Ability to work long hours during guest stays and willing to work some weekends


                Please email resume and references to graingerranchrecruiting@gmail.com with Edna as the subject line. Thank you!





                Wanted: Lodge Manager
                Athens, Texas

                Job Title: 
                Lodge Manager

                Employer: 
                Owner of Ranch 

                Salary: 

                • $45,000-$65,000 based on experience
                • Medical Benefits 
                • Work vehicle

                Room and Board: 
                • Housing on site with 5 acre yard
                • Utilities

                Description:

                As the lodge manager on this Athens, Texas ranch, you will responsible for the oversite, maintenance and upkeep of the Lodge and grounds. The duties to be completed and overseen by you include but will not be limited to:

                • Caring for the family's 20,000 square foot main lodge, 4 guest houses and several employee houses
                • Day to day management of the landscape crew, cleaning crew, handy man, orchard worker and general contractors
                • Cleaning and maintenance of an 80,000 gallon pool
                • Responsible for the ranch chicken coop and orchard (Fruits and Berries)  
                • Assist ranch manager with paperwork, including payroll and accounting
                • Grocery shopping
                • Driving to and from Dallas and Tyler for special trips if items can’t be secured from Athens
                • Making online purchases per owners’ requests
                • Coordinating with family’s personal chef, baby sitters and nanny staff
                • Planning and setting up for holidays, business meetings, parties etc.
                • Will need to answer texts, emails, some phone calls periodically on weekends.  Will need to work some weekends but mostly just be available with phone.

                Qualifications:
                • Prefer someone with a 4-year degree
                • Prefer to be bilingual Spanish and English.  
                • Hotel management, Estate management or previous ranch or plantation house management skills required.  
                • Candidate must be highly organized
                • Proficient on a computer, scanner, printer, Microsoft office and able to develop excel spreadsheets.
                • Must pass highly detailed personal background check. Family is very private and expects proper discretion etc.


                  Please email resume and references to graingerranchrecruiting@gmail.com with Athens as the subject line. Thank you!



                  Wanted: Lodge Manager
                  Athens, Texas

                  Job Title: 
                  Lodge Manager

                  Employer: 
                  Owner of Ranch 

                  Salary: 

                  • $45,000-$65,000 based on experience
                  • Medical Benefits 
                  • Work vehicle

                  Room and Board: 
                  • Housing on site with 5 acre yard
                  • Utilities

                  Description:

                  As the lodge manager on this Athens, Texas ranch, you will responsible for the oversite, maintenance and upkeep of the Lodge and grounds. The duties to be completed and overseen by you include but will not be limited to:

                  • Caring for the family's 20,000 square foot main lodge, 4 guest houses and several employee houses
                  • Day to day management of the landscape crew, cleaning crew, handy man, orchard worker and general contractors
                  • Cleaning and maintenance of an 80,000 gallon pool
                  • Responsible for the ranch chicken coop and orchard (Fruits and Berries)  
                  • Assist ranch manager with paperwork, including payroll and accounting
                  • Grocery shopping
                  • Driving to and from Dallas and Tyler for special trips if items can’t be secured from Athens
                  • Making online purchases per owners’ requests
                  • Coordinating with family’s personal chef, baby sitters and nanny staff
                  • Planning and setting up for holidays, business meetings, parties etc.
                  • Will need to answer texts, emails, some phone calls periodically on weekends.  Will need to work some weekends but mostly just be available with phone.

                  Qualifications:
                  • Prefer someone with a 4-year degree
                  • Prefer to be bilingual Spanish and English.  
                  • Hotel management, Estate management or previous ranch or plantation house management skills required.  
                  • Candidate must be highly organized
                  • Proficient on a computer, scanner, printer, Microsoft office and able to develop excel spreadsheets.
                  • Must pass highly detailed personal background check. Family is very private and expects proper discretion etc.


                    Please email resume and references to graingerranchrecruiting@gmail.com with Athens as the subject line. Thank you!