Year-Round Employment

Pathfinder Ranch has a variety of positions in the areas of Administration, Programming, Food Service, and Maintenance. These positions range from part to full-time. You can see more information (including a detailed job description) and apply by clicking the appropriate link below. You may also contact us at 951-659-2455 with questions.

How to apply:

  • Review the detailed job descriptions for each available position by clicking the appropriate links below.
  • Complete either our online application or paper application.
    • Online applicants are required to submit a resume through the application. Please have your resume ready prior to starting the online application

Facilities and Grounds Technician

Pathfinder Ranch is hiring for a full time Facilities and Grounds Technician. This is a full-time position, Monday through Friday, with some weekend hours as necessary.

Under the supervision of the Facilities and Grounds Manager, the Facilities and Grounds Technician maintains safety, cleanliness and functionality of all structures and outdoor spaces of the organization.

Physical Requirements include:

Exerting and lifting 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 25 to 50 pounds of force frequently ; Work in excess of 8 hours per day ;  Ability to stand for entire shift (5 or more hours); Ability to work on steep and uneven terrain in a variety of weather conditions, including heat, cold, rain or snow;  Ability to work with horses, livestock and other animals; Ability to work at heights of up to 50’ above the ground.

When calling about your application, please ask for Larry at extension 13.

Full job description


Food Service Assistant

Under the supervision of the Food Service Manager and the Food Service Coordinator, the Food Service Assistant maintains a safe and organized work environment in which to prepare meals for user groups and employees. The major responsibilities of this position include the following but are not limited to:

  • Prepare and serve menu items
  • Clean all preparation/meal surfaces, areas, tools and utensils
  • Manage recycling and compost
  • Complete all required logs and documentation
  • Store all kitchen service and equipment
  • Clean after each meal (including sweeping, mopping, trash)
  • Restock and organize storage and serving areas
  • Secure designated areas after shift
  • Maintain continuous inventory and inform Food Service Manager of needs
  • Complete all required logs and documentation
  • Uphold Public Health Department rules and regulations as well as those of Pathfinder Ranch
  • Other duties as assigned

When calling about your application, please ask for Shannon at extension 28. 

Full job description

For a job application, please click the link below:

Download the paper Employment Application


Complete the online Employment Application

Other opportunities at Pathfinder Ranch include Summer Camp and Outdoor Education employment.