Full-Time Seasonal Assistant

  • Seasonal
  • Reno, NV

The Reno Aces and Reno 1868FC Field Operations Department is seeking a qualified candidate for the full-time seasonal assistant position. Greater Nevada Field is home to the Reno Aces Baseball Club, Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Reno 1868FC, USL affiliate of the San Jose Earthquakes. Greater Nevada Field is located in the heart of Downtown Reno, which also hosts several non-sporting events which includes but not limited to high school baseball and soccer games, weddings, corporate batting practices, concerts, etc. Greater Nevada Field is a sand-based Kentucky Bluegrass/Perennial Ryegrass field.

Job Description: The qualified candidate will assist in all aspects of turfgrass and event management at the ballpark which includes 72 professional baseball games, 18-21 USL soccer games and any other field related event. The candidate will also assist the staff with landscaping duties which include the front entrance lawn, right field berm and all landscape areas inside the ballpark gates. The qualified candidate will also have an opportunity to work at the 1868FC practice facility as well. The position offers a great opportunity to learn all aspects of turfgrass and event management on a professional baseball field with multiple sports and events. This is a full-time seasonal position. Work months range from March thru September.

Preferred qualifications:

  • 2-4 year Turfgrass Management degree from accredited College or University, or currently working towards a Turfgrass Management degree.
  • 1-2 years of experience on a collegiate or professional athletic field.
  • Working knowledge or understanding of basic turfgrass equipment and tools.
  • Ability to be flexible with duties throughout the year as we host multiple sports and events.
  • Strong desire to learn and continue to learn the various aspects of turfgrass and event management on a natural grass surface.
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours very commonly found in the professional sports business. Work times may vary based on the particular sport or event.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to work hard.

To apply for this job email your details to joe@renoaces.com