Job Openings

Ranch Managers

We are currently looking for additional resources to help manage the land and facilities for beautiful Vallecitos. Preferred candidate has a mindfulness practice and is responsible, caring, handy, hard working and a problem solver. Daily pay rate plus all meals and accommodation. Job responsibilities include:

Opening/Ending Day of Retreat

  • Drive shuttle vehicle to pick up/drop off guests
  • Prepare CPAP battery requests


  • Conduct weekly town run to pick up laundry, food, supplies and drop off trash, recycle and dirty laundry


  • Check composts, trash and recycle
  • Attend to any issues with housing reported by guests (screen doors, leaks, animals, etc)
  • Ensure proper supply of firewood, kindling and paper
  • Build any fires requested in the lodge and fire ring out front
  • Check water pump, irrigation and water tank
  • Daily checklist on solar systems
  • CPAP recharging
  • Ensure propane levels are good, anticipate when to order/fill smaller tanks as needed.
  • Help guests with pilot lights/lighting of heaters
  • Manage irrigation
  • Check message board for anything you can take care of.
  • Keep land, facilities, vehicles and shop clean and organized
  • Keep vehicles and tractor in good working order.


  • Familiarity with all aspects of the emergency plan and emergency equipment
  • Responsible for providing list of goods needed to replenish medical kit supplies throughout the season.
  • Maintain and address any safety hazards and precautions


All interested parties please email a letter of interest to You must include:

  • why you believe you are an ideal candidate for the position
  • if you have ever been to vallecitos before
  • your related experience
  • your availability
  • your contact information

posted 7/17/17