2nd Assistant Sports Turf Manager

JOB POSITION: Looking for high level experienced 2nd Assistant Sports Turf Manager to work with Assistant Sports Field Manager on daily operations taking care fields.  Previous assistants have gone on to prominent positions – one just got the head job at Florida State, one is now working at Georgia Tech and one is in Conference USA.

SALARY: Up to $40k including working sporting events paying up to $5k

DUTIES: Reports to Assistant Sports Turf Manager.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Talk to coaches and FAU personnel
  • Perform daily maintenance
  • Layout and painting of additional fields if needed
  • Fertilizing, Aerifying, Top Dressing, Verticutting and Over Seeding
  • Mowing, Edging and Re-Sodding
  • Maintain infield skin areas, as well as mound and plate
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Weed Control
  • Work baseball, softball and football games


Candidate must be a professional, self-starter who will work as a team player and be able to work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Working hours 7:00am – 3:00pm with the exception of game days and special events
  • The preferred candidate will have a two or four-year degree in turf grass related studies, or the equivalence in experience and education.
  • Ability to perform physical labor for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to lift minimum of 50 pounds.
  • Able to work irregular hours, nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Must have a FL Commercial Pesticide Applicator License or the ability to obtain a license within 6 months of hiring.

To apply, please e-mail cover letter, resume and references to – Casey Myers at faugrounds@gmail.com

Sports Field Management, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for this job email your details to faugrounds@gmail.com