Careers

Work seems less like “work” when you’re helping to give kids a life-changing experience.

We aren’t just a great place to have fun we’re an awesome place to get important work accomplished and have a rewarding career. Roundup River Ranch employs a diverse, talented, and enthusiastic team of individuals in a dynamic work environment.

We are all passionate about our mission and collaborative in our approach to making it come alive. Below, we invite you to learn more about our available year-round and seasonal employment opportunities. Please check back regularly as additional positions may be added.


We’re Hiring!

Roundup River Ranch is more than just a place to work – you’ll be based in the heart of our spectacular camp setting where you’ll have a front row seat to watch the fun and magic of camp, from the comfort of our modern and spacious on-site offices. Campers are number one at Roundup River Ranch and we know that without our team of valued staff, we can’t deliver our important mission.

Roundup River Ranch, located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains and nestled in a canyon along the Colorado River just 30 minutes west of Vail, offers a generous benefits package, available to full-time year-round employees, which includes the following:

  • Competitive pay with paid time off, paid public holidays, and flexible work schedules and the option to include remote working as work allows.
  • Roundup River Ranch currently offers 100% subsidized employee health, dental, and vision insurance for employees and partially subsidized family coverage.
    • Our current plan includes the option of a Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account.
  • A 403(b) retirement plan and enjoy up to a 3% match paid directly into your account.
  • At Roundup River Ranch encourage and prioritize wellness for all of our employees both at work and home. We support staff with free annual premium access to “Calm – the #1 app for meditation and sleep.” Full-time, year-round employees also have access to a $1,000 wellness benefit to help cover the costs supporting an active lifestyle.
  • Fully subsidized life insurance, short term/long term disability coverage and access to an Employee Assistance Plan.

Marketing Coordinator: The Marketing Coordinator will help tell the story of Roundup River Ranch through a variety of tools and mediums. Help us update and design content for our social media platforms as well as emails using your marketing, graphic design, copywriting, and editing experience to help support creation of engaging media, communications, and public relations initiatives. You should have experience using InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. Experience with video editing is a plus. The Marketing Coordinator is a full-time year-round position with full benefits eligibility. This position reports directly to the Director of Marketing & Communications. The pay for this position is $25/hr. Click to view the full job description and apply!

Facilities TechnicianJoin our skilled Facilities Team supporting the overall day to day operation of Roundup River Ranch’s campsite including but not limited to all aspects of buildings, site, grounds, and infrastructure consistent with the mission and established policies and procedures of the camp. The Facilities Technician is a full-time year-round position with full benefits eligibility. This position reports directly to the Facilities Director. The pay for this position is $25/hr. Click to view the full job description and apply!

Campaign Manager: Will further the Mission of Roundup River Ranch by demonstrating Excellence, Growth & Sustainability through the overall management and administration of the Roundup the Possibilities Campaign which is expected to enter a public phase in July 2022. The Campaign Manager works closely with campaign counsel, the President/CEO and Director of Development to drive daily actions that advance the capital campaign. This is a full-time, temporary position until 12/31/2022 with full benefits eligibility including comprehensive health, dental, and vision. The salary range for this position is $61,000-$80,000. Click to view the full job description and apply!

The Campaign Manager is a unique opportunity to work for Roundup River Ranch for just a limited period of approximately 8 months. Ideally suited to an experienced fundraising professional who is familiar with and enjoys campaign leadership and administration in an autonomous and independent work environment. If you would like to talk in more detail about this opportunity prior to applying, please reach out to HR@roundupriverranch.org to schedule a time to talk.


Seasonal Staff – Now hiring for 2022!

Join the seasonal staff team starting in May 2022 and help the bring the magic of camp to life. We offer a variety of residential and non-residential positions and competitive pay for all! Follow the link to learn more about individual positions, view job descriptions, and to submit your online application. Don’t delay – positions fill fast!

We are currently hiring for the following 2022 Camp Season positions:

  • Camp Counselors – seeking qualified camp counselors for residential male cabins
  • Residential Life Assistant
  • Cookhouse Assistant
  • Line Cook

The following positions have been filled for the 2022 Camp Season: Camp Counselor positions supporting female cabins, Head Counselor(s), Facilities Assistant(s), Food Service Manager, Behavioral Health Manager, Clinical Nurse Manager, Program Assistant.

CAMP TEAM CAREER PAGE – click here to view individual positions and to apply!

CULINARY TEAM CAREER PAGE – click here to view individual positions and to apply!


We also have all kinds of fantastic volunteer opportunities. It’s a great way to get to know more about us and make a huge difference for our campers at the same time. Please click here to learn more about available volunteer opportunities.

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