Assistant Turf Manager – Bowling Green Hotrods

Title- Assistant Sports Turf Manager – Seasonal

Hot Rods Baseball 2019- The Hot Rods enter the 2019 season as defending Midwest League Champions, and will be doing so on a newly renovated playing surface consisting of Latitude 36 Bermudagrass and a brand new DuraEdge professional infield clay surface along with 2 million dollars worth of other stadium enhancements. The Assistant Turf Manager will work with the Head Turf Manager in every day maintenance of the playing surface at Bowling Green Ballpark, insuring a safe and exceptional field throughout the 2019 baseball season.

Stadium Enhancements- New to the 2019  season, Bowling Green Ballpark will welcome numerous changes around the stadium. Changes include a brand new HD LED 35’ x 56’ video scoreboard (3x bigger than old video board), a new concourse will extend around right field through center field and into left field creating a 360 degree walkway concourse, a brand new and much larger spaced club level behind home plate over looking the field and completely glassed in.

Position Responsibilities- Duties will include,
but not limited to—mowing (riding/walking), fertlizing, aerifying, topdressing, edging, sodding, infield skin/clay maintenance, mound and plate repair both on-field and in bullpens, irrigation repairs and replacements, equipment cleaning and upkeep, shop and batting tunnel cleaning and upkeep, occasional logo and line painting, work special events and able to work alone at times including running a crew, working in all weather conditions including heat, rain, snow and must be able to assist with all tarps.

Job Qualifications- Candidate enrolled in or graduated from a 2 or 4 year Turf Program is preferred, prior knowledge and experience of working on a baseball field is a must. Obtaining a Kentucky Pesticide Applicators License is preferred. The individual must be highly motivated, self-initiative and able to work in fast-paced situations. Must be able to work long, flexible hours including nights, early mornings on occasion, weekends and holidays.

To Apply- send cover letter, resume and 3 references to tjones@bghotrods.com

Dates- February 2019 – October 2019

To apply for this job email your details to tjones@bghotrods.com