Cedar Rapids Kernels – Assistant Groundskeeper

Job Title: Assistant Groundskeeper
Employer: Cedar Rapids Kernels Single A Affiliate of the Minnesota Twins
Location: Cedar Rapids, Iow
Employment: Start date-March 15, 2018 (Effective 2018-Seasonal March through October)
Compensation: Salary-Twice a Month

Essential Duties:

  • Maintain pitching mound, home plate area, bullpens, and infield skin
  • Assist in mowing, fertilizing, edging infield/outfield, and aerating
  • Assist in tarp pulls and tarp covers (home plate and mounds)-game and non-game days
  • Sodding and irrigation repair
  • Set up and tear down batting practice
  • Pre-game preparation
  • Extra events (Concerts, college tournaments, high school games, etc.)


  • Grounds experience not required, but preferred
  • Must be able to work long hours
  • Work in various weather conditions
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds and stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to operate utility equipment

To Apply:

If interested, send cover letter, resume and references to the email or address below.

Cedar Rapids Kernels Inc.
C/O Jesse Roeder 950 Rockford Rd.
SW Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404
Office Phone: 319-896-7637

To apply for this job email your details to jeroeder@kernels.com