Head Groundskeeper


Old Setters Park _ Round Rock Sportsplex
Head Groundskeeper

The Ryan-Sanders Sports Services Turf Division (RS3 Turf) is looking for qualified applicants to join our team. RS3 Turf specializes in sports turf construction, renovation and maintenance. RS3 Turf has participated in a variety of projects across the State of Texas.  Our clients range from: The NFL, MLS, MLB, MiLB to collegiate and other Amateur entities. RS3 Turf maintains athletic fields with the use of sound IPM and fertility programs for optimum turf stands on athletic fields to provide the highest level of playability and safety.

The Round Rock Sports Complex is the newest addition to the Sports Capital of Texas. Located within Old Settlers Park, the 60-arce Round Rock Multipurpose Complex has the capability to host outdoor sporting events of all sizes and types. It is an expansion of Old Settlers Park and allows for immense flexibility in sporting and tournament types. There is a total of 10 fields, 5 synthetic and 5 natural Bermuda grass fields.

Responsibilities: The Head Groundskeeper will be responsible for the maintenance of five natural grass fields on a native soil root zone. The main responsibilities will include but are not limited to: agronomic and cultural practices. Field painting and set up of events are the responsibility of the Round Rock Multiplex Facility Staff. Cultural practices such as mowing, edging, aeration and verti-cutting are the primary focus.  Candidate must be able to operate various machines such as topdressers, sweepers, mowers, tractors, aerators and spreaders in a safe, efficient manner. Applicant should have strong knowledge of Bermuda grass with over-seeding techniques. Herbicide, Fungicide and Insecticide applications will be made throughout the year. The Head Groundskeeper will be responsible for setting and monitoring irrigation control boxes.

Requirements: The Head Groundskeeper must have strong written and verbal communication skills. A Turfgrass Management degree is preferred but not a requirement. Experience on professional or high-end athletic facilities is a must. The candidate must be a self-motivated individual that is organized and can stick to deadlines. Must be able to multitask and possess excellent time management skills. Must be a able to withstand a multitude of weather conditions from cold and wet to extreme heat. Must have a clean professional appearance.

Compensation: This is a full-time year-round position with Health Benefits. Compensation is based upon experience.

Contact:     Please send a cover letter, list of references and resume to

Nick Rozdilski, Head Groundskeeper Round Rock Express

3400 E. Palm Valley Boulevard Round Rock, TX 78665

(570) 499-9068

Email Address:  [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to nrozdilski@rs3sports.com