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POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

Internship

HISTORIC BOWMAN FIELD-WILLIAMSPORT, PA

HOME OF THE WILLIAMSPORT CROSSCUTTERS

CLASS ‘A’ AFFILIATE- PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES

In 2019 Bowman Field will Host the MLB Little League Classic Game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Chicago Cubs.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Sports Turf Manager in maintaining a baseball field to a high professional standard.  The intern will be involved in all aspects of field maintenance.

This position will provide:

  • Hands on experience needed to have a successful career in the industry.
  • A detailed understanding of how to maintain a professional baseball field.
  • Ensure you will be involved with all aspects of maintaining a professional baseball field, to include budget, site specific IPM and Fertility programs, turf related calculations, etc.
  • Seat time on all turf equipment, including reel mowers, aerators, and sprayers (calibration and reel maintenance training).
  • Firsthand experience on how to complete major and minor renovations, including how to operate typical equipment i.e. laser guided, front-end loaders, compaction equipment, etc.
  • Future career opportunities.

Position Requirements:

  • Must be positive and enthusiastic about working in the professional baseball industry
  • Must be professional, courteous, and friendly when dealing with customer, fans, players and other staff members.
  • Must have a willingness to work hard.
  • Enrollment or completion of a turf management program preferred.
  • 40+ hours/week.  Position requires some nights, weekends and holidays depending on event programming schedule.

Start Date: May (willing to be flexible with college class schedule)

End Date: End of August

Compensation: to be determined on experience

Please send a letter of interest, and/or resume outlining your qualifications to:

Isaiah Lienau, CSFM, Head Groundskeeper
Williamsport Crosscutters
P.O. Box 3173
Williamsport, PA 17701
phone #: 856-619-5714
e-mail: Isaiah.lienau@brightview.com

To apply for this job email your details to isaiah.lienau@brightview.com