Head Groundskeeper

Position: Full-Time Sports Groundskeeper

Location: Performance Indoor Training (PIT), Plano & Roanoke

Description: Head groundskeeper to take care of the PIT’s sports fields. This individual will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer. The candidate must fulfill the following general minimums: a background in grounds keeping, physically able to take care of sports fields all year, and share the general duties and expectations of all members of the PIT staff. Details appear below.

Hours: 40 hours / week.

Wage Range: Based on experience

Open: Immediate until filled.

Description of Duties

  • Ensure playing surfaces are safe for all users through management strategies
  • Operate and perform basic servicing of all ground’s equipment.
    • Fertilization and weed management
    • Water management, irrigation monitoring, maintenance, and repair
    • Soil cultivation (aeration,  vertical mowing)
    • Pest Management
    • Turf Mowing
    • Over seeding
    • Sod install/ stripping
  • Field setup/ take down including special events when fields are rented by outside sources.
  • Control overhead expenses within the scope of responsibility.
  • Assist in monitoring/ compliance with the provisions of client contracts/ company policies
  • Training: Stay current with all requirements of job/ licenses and or certifications

General Requirements

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Work in inclement weather, lift, bend, stop, and occasionally pick up 50 pounds.
  • Able to work a 7am to 4pm schedule from Monday through Friday.
  • Able to utilize computer technology to access data, maintain records, generate reports, and communicate with others.

Required Experience

  • Two (2) years of experience working and maintaining sports fields, golf courses, etc. Experience operating grounds and landscape equipment such as mowers, weed Trimmers, blowers, etc., or
  • Four (4) years of required experience with an Associate degree in related field, or
  • Eight (8) years of related demonstrated experience with a High School Diploma/GED.

Benefits

  • Medical/Dental
  • Paid time off

Interested individuals should send resume to aarong@thepitplus.com or contact Aaron Gordon at 662-418-8558

To apply for this job email your details to aarong@thepitplus.com