Safe and efficient packing of mules and supplies.
Prepare packs for delivery from the Rim to Phantom Ranch and back.
Properly dispose of waste/recycled items from Phantom Ranch.
Pack duffels for hikers, boat parties, etc.
Note special delivery items for the Ranch such as maintenance supplies.
Assist Phantom Ranch personnel as needed with unloading/loading of packs.
Feed and water mules at the Yaki barn, and maintain cleanliness and orderliness of the Yaki barn and corral.
Advise the Packer Supervisor or Livery Manager of condition of the pack string.
Repair packing gear as necessary and report defective equipment to the Packer Supervisor.
Adhere to all safety and risk management policies while performing tasks.
Other duties as assigned.
Three years of experience handling horses or mules, and proven equestrian skills.
Must have own saddle and tack.
Ability to learn two-way radio communication equipment.
Ability to work non-traditional work hours.
Ability to safely lift 100 pounds on a regular basis.
Low-cost in-park housing provided. Discounted meals; Medical/Dental/Vision health plans available; 401K; Drug-free workplace. Employment history verified. Background checks/Drug test required. Xanterra is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities/Woman/Disabled/Veterans are encouraged to apply.
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