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Employment Opportunities at Black Butte Ranch 

Enjoy a fun, team-based atmosphere and resort facilities at Black Butte Ranch while providing exceptional service to our homeowners, guests and employees.

We look forward to welcoming you to our team!

Director of Human Resources


Your BEST SUMMER starts here!  A great place to work and play!

Hiring Now for our summer season that runs from May through mid-September.

Great perks include free golf at two award winning courses, 1800 beautiful acres with 18 miles of trails, five swimming pools, kayaking and SUP on the lake, spa & retail discounts, and use of fitness facilities.  And let's not forget about the amazing mountain views!  Can you picture yourself here?

As a customer focused resort, the ideal candidates will demonstrate exceptional customer service philosophy and skills. 

Join our team!

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Summer Positions available:

 Food & Beverage Department consisting of 3 restaurants and an outdoor grill.

  • Culinary Team: Our food is hand crafted, farm fresh, and honest.  We have a farm-to-table program to include herbs, vegetables, and honey raised at the Ranch.   Line Cook, Pizza Cook, and Prep Cook.

  • Dining Team:  Join a professional team to deliver an exceptional dining experience.  All 3 restaurants boast beautiful views, hand crafted cuisine, and high quality facilities.  Restaurant Supervisor, Server, Dishwasher, Busser, Bartender, Barista, Beverage Cart Server, Counter Service Rep, Hosts, Catering Server.  

Recreation Department with 1800 acres of natural fun.

  • Recreation Team:   5 swimming pools, kayaks & SUPs, 2 recreation centers, tennis, kids camps, pottery, art, archery, events, and more.  Pool Attendant, Day Camp & Activity Leader, Head Lifeguard, Lifeguard, and Recreation Maintenance.

 Golf  withTwo award winning, championship golf courses

  • Golf Team:  The ultimate mountain golfing destination for all ages and abilities.  We provide the highest level of service to local and visiting golfers.  Marshalls, Greenskeepers, Reservationist, Counter Specialist, and Outside Services.    

Welcome Center & Operations Department offering up to 120 Vacation Rentals

  • Guest Services Team:  The heart of the Ranch!  Associates at the Welcome Center and in Housekeeping work hand-in-hand to ensure the highest level of guest satisfaction.  Front Desk, Housekeeper, and Room Attendant.

Spa and Retail Therapy with a Full service spa and retail shops

  • Spa and Sales Team:  Delight homeowners and guests with a relaxing and boutique experience.  Live and work the spa philosophy.  Massage Therapist, Nail Tech, Sales Associates.  

Equipment Rentals offering 18 miles of trails on 1800 beautiful acres next to thousands of acres of forest and popular Black Butte

  • Rental Team:  Maintain fleet of bikes and ensure guests are equipped for fun.  Precision is key.  We fit bikes to each rider and tune all equipment.  Bike Mechanic and Bike Tech. 

Grounds Maintenance a team that Proudly maintains our beautiful resort

  • Maintenance Team:  Keep our resort beautiful and functioning at its best. Grounds Maintenance.


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Full Time - Year Round Openings: (as of 3/6/18)


Assistant Mechanic

This role supports the Golf Maintenance Team by working with the Equipment Service Manager to maintain all equipment associated with golf course maintenance (2 championship golf courses at the Ranch) and provide technical knowledge to keep the equipment operating efficiently.  A few of the specific responsibilities include:

  • Organize preventative maintenance for equipment.
  • Insure proper adjustment of mowing equipment.
  • Repair equipment.
  • Inspect equipment daily for operational deficiencies.
  • Maintain balanced inventory of parts and supplies.
  • Insure shop areas are kept clean and organized.
  • Accept additional responsibilities relating to regular maintenance on the golf course as assigned by the Golf Course Superintendent.


Posses a basic working knowledge of golf course maintenance equipment and repair practices including   gasoline, diesel, and electric motor repair; hydraulic system repair, grinding, and adjusting mowing equipment.  Experienced in use of wide variety of equipment repair tools and in various types of mechanical repairs.  Ability to diagnose problems.  Good communication skills and a reputation as team player are necessary.  

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Facilities Grounds Maintenance

This position is responsible for the orderliness and general cleanliness of Maintenance Yard - Section 5. Assists contractors and owners to ensure only authorized debris is received. Coordinates yard capacity’s with disposal dispatch.  Position encompasses maintenance responsibilities for common areas, roads and bike paths, signs, lakes and streams, litter patrol, common area lawns (mow/rake/weed), fire wood delivery, work order tasks and snow removal.

Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities:

  • Direct homeowners and contractors where to dispose of debris.
  • Monitor debris piles to ensure only authorized items are disposed in the appropriate piles.
  • Ensure people have the proper authorization to dispose of loads in section 5
  • Common area lawn mowing, weeding, blowing, fertilizing.
  • Sweep, patch and shoulder dress roads. Thin shrubs in common areas and remove snow from roads and walkways. 
  • Safely perform a variety of general grounds maintenance services.
  • Ability to professionally interact with guests, homeowners and employees.
  • Ability to provide timely response to after-hours emergency service calls


  • Must have valid driver license in good standing.
  • Must be able to safely navigate over rough ground to inspect acreage.
  • Physical ability to work for extended periods of manual labor, indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • Mechanical skills are needed to safely operate tractors, motor vehicles and a variety of mechanized small equipment.
  • Ability to occasionally work unsupervised and make minor decisions.
  • Ability to keep track of time and materials for daily time sheet reporting.    
  • Ability to professionally interact with guests, homeowners and employees.
  • Valid and current drivers license.

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This position supervises the Lakeside Bistro operation and staff to ensure prompt and excellent food service is provided to Black Butte Ranch homeowners and guests. 

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Our food is hand crafted, farm fresh and honest.  We have a farm-to-table program that includes locally sourced herbs, vegetables and meat. We are recruiting for:


Line Cook

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Hourly/On Call - Year Round Openings: 


Licensed Massage Therapist

Nail Technician with Oregon License

Enjoy working at our award winning resort with like-minded professionals.  The Spa at Black Butte Ranch provides a relaxing boutique experience to our guests.  Required licenses and certifications a must.

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Black Butte Ranch is one of Central Oregon’s premier golf resorts, recognized by the Oregonian as a “Top Workplace” in 2012.  “Working at Black Butte Ranch is like being on vacation,” was a comment by an employee in that survey.  Black Butte Ranch is dedicated to providing our guests with personalized and gracious service.  We are a commitment to having a great relationship with team members and a fun place to work.

Resort benefits includes use of 5 pools, tennis courts, bike paths, fitness center and 2 award winning golf courses.  Employees are provided a benefits package including a discount for themselves and immediate family at the Ranch restaurants and retail shops.