Assistant Groundskeeper

Assistant Groundskeeper

The San Jose Giants are looking for an Assistant Groundskeeper that will be able to assist the VP of Ballpark Operations and Head Groundskeeper maintaining the stadium field. General duties/responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: raking, mowing, repairing mound and plate area, and assisting managers as needed.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance of infield skin, mound, home plate, and bullpen
  • Must perform sod work, fertilization, and pest management
  • Repair and maintain the field when team is away
  • Landscape planning
  • Water removal/tarp crew during inclement weather
  • Basic maintenance and care of landscaping equipment

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Excellent verbal communication skills with the ability to multi-task, work independently, and prioritize in a high stress, fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of landscape maintenance and repairs
  • Customer service-oriented with the ability to interact with guests and all levels of management throughout the organization
  • Must be able to work all San Jose Giants home games
  • Available to work holidays, evenings, and weekends
  • Ability to lift and move up to at least 50 lbs.
  • Ability to do physically demanding labor
  • Ability to withstand exposure to extreme temperatures, dust and airborne particles

Job type: Seasonal

Experience:

  • Prior lawn maintenance experience is preferred

Work authorization:

United States (Required)

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

To apply for this job email your details to taratallman@sjgiants.com