Xanterra Travel Collection

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Packer, South Rim

Xanterra Travel Collection - Grand Canyon, Arizona

Posted: 11/13/2018


Safe and efficient packing of mules and supplies.

  • Prepare packs for delivery from the Rim to Phantom Ranch and back.
  • Properly dispose of waste/recycled items from Phantom Ranch.
  • Pack duffels for hikers, boat parties, etc.
  • Note special delivery items for the Ranch such as maintenance supplies.
  • Assist Phantom Ranch personnel as needed with unloading/loading of packs.
  • Feed and water mules at the Yaki barn, and maintain cleanliness and orderliness of the Yaki barn and corral.
  • Advise the Packer Supervisor or Livery Manager of condition of the pack string.
  • Repair packing gear as necessary and report defective equipment to the Packer Supervisor.
  • Adhere to all safety and risk management policies while performing tasks.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Three years of experience handling horses or mules, and proven equestrian skills.
  • Must have own saddle and tack.
  • Ability to learn two-way radio communication equipment.
  • Ability to work non-traditional work hours.
  • Ability to safely lift 100 pounds on a regular basis.

Low-cost in-park housing provided.  Discounted meals; Medical/Dental/Vision health plans available; 401K; Drug-free workplace.  Employment history verified.  Background checks/Drug test required. Xanterra is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  Minorities/Woman/Disabled/Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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