Director of Facilities

Sorrel River Ranch is a Four Diamond luxury guest ranch located along the scenic Colorado River surrounded by 2,000-foot high cliffs, buttes and mesas. This exclusive 240-acre riverside oasis is 17 miles from Moab, 21 miles from Arches National Park and 43 miles from Canyonlands National Park.

We are looking for a reliable Director of Facilities to oversee all property maintenance operations and construction projects, ensuring that preventive maintenance programs, daily work orders and special projects are completed efficiently, timely, with the highest quality and in a cost-effective manner. You will be responsible for budgeting, organization, implementation and scheduling of all renovation and new build projects on the Ranch.


  • Oversee and perform essential maintenance duties and responsibilities including:
    • Guestroom, public space, exterior and mechanical preventive maintenance
    • Respond to daily guest room maintenance requests
    • Complete renovation projects, capital improvements and any other special projects
    • Perform daily swimming pool, spa water testing and treatment
    • Perform general landscaping and grounds upkeep
    • Complete elementary painting and finishing of furniture and structures
    • Complete basic electrical, plumbing and HVAC equipment repairs
  • Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion
  • Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs
  • Oversee all onsite and offsite construction personnel to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations
  • Coordinate and direct construction workers, Ranch engineers and subcontractors
  • Select tools, materials and equipment and track inventory
  • Meet contractual conditions of performance
  • Review the work progress on daily basis
  • Prepare internal and external reports pertaining to job status
  • Provide oversight of the Engineering department operations, budget and projects
  • Plan ahead to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones
  • Negotiate terms of agreements, draft contracts, obtain permits and licenses
  • Analyze, manage and mitigate risks
  • Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques
  • Be involved in capital improvement projects


  • Excellent time and project management skills
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in construction management
  • Advanced knowledge of construction management processes, means and methods
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards
  • Ability to plan and see the “big picture”
  • Competent in conflict and crisis management
  • Leadership and human resources management skills
  • BS degree in construction management, architecture, engineering or a related field

We have limited rental housing available on a first come, first served basis. Starting rate of pay will be based on level of experience.

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in the United States will not be considered. Sorrel River Ranch Resort & Spa is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse work culture, M/F/D/V.

Please apply HERE or send your resume to


Sorrel River Ranch Resort & Spa            (435) 259-4642