Facilities Field Specialist

Starfire Sports, operator of a 54 acre world class soccer campus and home training facility of the Seattle Sounders FC, located in Tukwila, Washington is seeking an energetic Facilities Field Specialist. Join our dedicated crew and help us maintain that world class stature. Events hosted at Starfire Sports include but are not limited to:

  • SSFC home U.S. Open Cup matches
  • Seattle Seawolves Major League Rugby games
  • Soccer, Lacrosse, and Rugby tournaments

Reports to: Director of Facilities and Fields

Position Type: Non-exempt

Hours: 40 hours per week

Fringe Benefits: Yes

Compensation: $17 – $20 per hour (depending on skills, experience, and performance);
overtime paid at time and a half

Basic Duties:

Perform facility maintenance as assigned by Director and/or Lead Specialist
Take note of any facilities maintenance needs, report to Director and/or Lead Specialist

Requirements:

  • Ability to work in fast paced environment, and strenuously for long periods of time. Ability to lift and/or carry 50 pounds
  • Attention to detail, takes personal initiative, completes all work with high quality
  • Consistent positive attitude, punctual and responsible
  • Motivated with ability to work individually or with others (good team player)
  • Ability to operate/learn to operate equipment (Backpack blowers, mowers, utility vehicles, etc)
  • Ability to adapt/adjust to ever changing job tasks
  • Exceptional customer service attitude
  • Ability to work a minimum of 32 hours per week, with flexibility to work varying shifts as the event schedule necessitates. Varying shifts may include weeknights and weekends.
  • Criminal history background check

Desired/Useful experience:

  • Operation of small equipment/hand tools.
  • Technical degree or other education and/or experience related to agronomy/horticulture/sports turf/facilities maintenance/handyman work.

To apply for this job email your details to phil@starfiresports.com