Turf Manager

Sports Field Solutions is looking to add a new team member to our company. We are seeking someone who is dependable, energetic, highly motivated, and eager to learn.

Sports Field Solutions is a Texas-based, sports field construction and maintenance company whom is rapidly growing. We have the opportunity to work for The Texas Rangers, Baylor University, UNT, UT- Austin, SMU, UTSA, UT-Arlington, and many other incredible customers!

Location: Dallas-Fort Worth

Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision

Company provided Life and AD&D Insurance

PTO*

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare, maintain and restore grounds within assigned fields as directed, including activities or tasks fundamental to baseball/softball field care.
  • Recognize, prioritize, and implement best course of action practices in all aspects of field management including mowing, edging, sodding, infield maintenance and moisture management, and other cultural practices on all surfaces
  • Maintain all clay areas including: infield skin, mounds, home plate and warning track
  • Report/address field issues such as turf stress, disease, irrigation problems, etc.
  • Monitor, report, and resolve irrigation issues, problems and/or concerns on assigned field complex.
  • Communicate with coaching staff and school officials regarding practice/game schedules, camp dates, and inclement weather situations.
  • Track inventory and monitor purchasing of fertilizers and field materials
  • Assist with tarp handling and inclement weather situations
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Qualifications:
  • Candidates must be recently graduated from a 2 or 4-year turf management or horticultural program. Grounds-related experience may be considered in lieu.
  • Baseball/Softball infield maintenance experience is preferred.
  • Strong personal/team work ethic
  • Take pride in the quality of your work and work ethic
  • Able to lift, carry and transport up to 50lbs and stand and work for long periods of time, including nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and an outgoing personality
  • Able to work independently and under stressful and fast paced, rapidly changing circumstances
  • Prompt, reliable, helpful, alert and observant
  • Self-motivated and possess a desire to learn

The Sports Field Solutions team is filled with people who live by the company values: Sacrifice, Hunger, Improvement, Eagerness, Love and Determination. These values are representative of the standards our team members hold so Sports Field Solutions can continue to give our customers unsurpassed service.

All positions at Sports Field Solutions offer outstanding opportunities for growth and development, both professionally and personally. See our website, www.Sportsfieldsolutions.com, for more information about our company, people, and services.

To apply for this job email your details to zramirez@sportsfieldsolutions.com