Are you interested in working at Circle R Ranch?

Staff:   The CRR staff is composed of mature young adults dedicated to serving the camp children (campers) through the purposes and philosophies of the Circle R Ranch.

Staff are selected for their personal character, morals and skills in all aspects of our ranch program. The ratio of staff to camper is 1 to 6.

Please note that all jobs require a high school diploma. Staff must be at least 18 years of age but will consider younger qualified staff for certain positions.  A reference/background check will be performed on everyone applying for employment at the Circle R Ranch organization.

If you are not a United States Citizen, you must have a J-1 Visa to work at, or for the Circle R Ranch organization.

Job Application Form

Note: The first week in June may be for CRR Staff Training.

Some Circle R Ranch Areas of Employment

 Assistant Riding Director

 Assistant Program Director

 Camp Health Supervisor

 Equine Health Supervisor

 CRR Ranch Hand


 Junior Counselors

  Admin / Management


 Cook Assistant



Applying for a Job Position.

Are you interested in working ath Circle R Ranch? Here’s how to apply:

1) Click here to fill out theApplication Form on line.

Come Join us at the Circle R Ranch for a exciting summer adventure.

Staffing questions can be directed to office@circlerranch.com

Working at the Circle R Ranch

The Circle R Ranch is a Western horse camp that houses 125 campers, ages 7 to 17 every week throughout the summer (June- August)

The Circle R Ranch provides a work atmosphere that is based on collaborative problem solving and team effort concepts. All staff employees interact and work on numerous duties and activities.

Duties include interacting with campers and leading / assisting with daily activities, co-guiding daily trail rides, living in a dorm like situation with campers and other staff, and also assisting with numerous chores as needed around the ranch

Must be at least 19 and have a high school diploma. Experience preferred but not necessary We will train the right individual.

Compensation includes Room and Board plus Wages.
Camp season runs from the beginning of June through the end of August.

The casual but professional fast paced environment allows staff to work freely, up close with campers and other staff. The hours are very long and hard, but rewarding meeting and working with young people.

Circle R Ranch Location.

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The Circle R Ranch is Located in beautiful central Minnesota, 15 miles west of Little falls or 9 miles east of Long Prairie on Highway 27.
The Ranch is set in a country setting surrounded by lakes, hillsides and trees. Local cities, Long Prairie, Little Falls are located within a short driving distance. Others major city areas like St. Cloud, Minneapolis are just several hours away.

Hiring Practices

It is the Circle R Ranch organization policy to look at every potential employee candidate regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, special needs, political preference, marital status, sexual orientation, labor affiliation or non-affiliation or general world beliefs. Circle R Ranch will not discriminate and will consider every applicant. Selection for employment shall be determined on the basis of merit, skills and experiences.

Our limited enrollment, caring counselors & close family atmosphere makes campers feel safe, secure and reassured.