Rec Staff Wrangler

Full-time  |  Seasonal  |  In-Person

Location: Camp Timber-lee, East Troy, WI (53120)   |   Payrate: $275/week

Job Description:

Are you looking for a different kind of ministry that offers variety and a sense of satisfaction? Work with and care for horses and a diverse group of other animals; perform the daily tasks and projects of the ranch; maintain a safe and enjoyable ranch atmosphere in which to teach and mentor campers, guests, and staff. Join Timber-lee’s Saddle Horn Ranch for a unique and fulfilling summer of ministry! Apply today


  • Ensure safety in all class situations.
  • Help guests and staff with their involvement in the ranch program, including trail rides and horse camps.
  • Help with feeding animals.
  • Help with work projects as needed.
  • Perform assigned tasks with enthusiasm and a positive attitude.
  • Perform assigned tasks with enthusiasm and a positive attitude.
  • Be involved in other camp activities as planned by the Recreation and Ministry Departments, as the schedule allows, mainly after dinner hours.
  • Assist in various responsibilities in order to facilitate Sunday camper drop off and Saturday camper pick up.
  • Fulfill temporary assignments to other duties, including Cabin Leader, as needed.


  • Is a professing Christian, committed to a Christian lifestyle in keeping with the biblical model.
  • Strives to demonstrate the Christian lifestyle in thought, attitude, actions, and behavior; strives to model a personal faith in Jesus Christ by exhibiting the Fruit of the Spirit.
  • Exhibits a sincere love for the Lord; desires to see people come to know Him personally and grow in their faith.
  • Agrees with, and supports, Timber-lee Ministries’ philosophy and policies.
  • Demonstrates excellent work ethic; excels at providing quality guest experiences.
  • Understands and exhibits behaviors and skills needed to function in, and be accountable in, a team environment.
  • Shows a positive and cooperative attitude of ministry to the position, guests, and fellow employees.
  • Is a people person who is able to relate well to guests, campers, and staff
  • Is a self-starter
  • Exhibits proficient riding and horse knowledge
  • Has the ability to work with horses and other farm animals
  • Can lift and carry heavy loads: saddles up to 35 lbs., hay bales up to 50 lbs.
  • Can climb 30' haystacks to throw down hay bales when feeding stock
  • Can climb 30' haystacks to throw down hay bales when feeding stock
  • Must be at least 18 years old

Job Posted: 01-30-2023