Athletic Field Technician II

The University of South Alabama is looking for a self-motivated, hardworking, and knowledgeable professional to join our Athletic Field Maintenance department. This person will report directly to the Assistant Athletic Field Manager and be responsible for the upkeep of Jaguar Field, home to the university’s softball team.

 

Duties include, but not limited to:

  • Perform daily maintenance of the field, i.e. mowing, edging, watering, painting, and up keep of the infield skin.
  • Works with Assistant Field Manager to analyze turf problems such as diseases, insects, and weeds.
  • Assist with all fertilizing, aerifying, verti-cutting, top dressing, and sodding.
  • Set up the field for all practices and games according to NCAA and Sun Belt Conference rules and regulations.
  • Preform routine equipment maintenance.
  • Assist with work on other fields, as required.

 

Requirements:

  • 3 years experience maintaining athletic fields and facilities.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs and stand/walk for extended periods of time.
  • Work irregular hours including nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Possession of a valid Ornamental and Turf Pest Control License or the ability to obtain one within 6 months of employment.

To apply:

Please email resume and cover letter to tylercornish@southalabama.edu

To apply for this job email your details to tylercornish@southalabama.edu