Full Time Spring Training Groundscrew (Groundskeeper I)

The Groundskeeper I for the Goodyear Ballpark is responsible for the care and maintenance of spring training baseball facilities, right-of-ways and medians at the Goodyear Ballpark home of Major League Baseball’s Cleveland Indians and Cincinnati Reds. This position requires the ability to read and understand written instructions, to understand simple processes and the routine operation of machines.

  • Maintains and repairs baseball fields including mound and home plate, skin work, bullpens, warning tracks and batting practice set-up and tear down.
  • Maintains the turf by mowing, edging, fertilizing, applying pesticide and weed control, irrigating, verti-cutting, aerating, sod work, and over-seeding.
  • Provides general clean-up of grounds and facilities including restrooms, dugouts, concourses, parking lots, irrigation pond and all open use areas.
  • Maintains outside landscape of turf, trees, shrubs, gravel, irrigation, walk ways and parking lots.
  • Assists with all non-baseball event set-up/break down and coordination.

The ideal candidate must have the ability to thrive in a high work volume environment, be flexible with work shifts/times, and work in extreme outdoor environments. To be successful in this position, the level of knowledge required is equivalent to less than high school or an equivalency. A valid Driver’s License is required.

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