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Spring Training Field Operations Crew

  • Temporary
  • Peoria, AZ
  • $ Hiring Range $16.78/hr

The City of Peoria seeks to hire interested individuals in the Parks and Recreation department to fill a number of field operation positions during the 2024 Spring Training Season. Individuals in this position will perform a variety of tasks related to the preparation of professional baseball fields and turf maintenance.

Some of the specific tasks may include:

  • cleaning, preparing and maintaining professional baseball fields and related facilities.
  • utilizing a variety of hand and power tools, including edgers and weed eaters.
  • assisting with the reconditioning of fields, including mounds, home plates, base passes, infield edges, etc.
  • painting the field, foul lines and logos.
  • providing general maintenance, including raking leaves, cleaning dugouts and litter control.
  • assisting with the application of drying materials.
  • facilitating the infield tarp during inclement weather.
  • and other duties, as assigned.

The ideal candidate for this position will be someone who:

  • Has a basic understanding of common field maintenance methods, practices, and use of written forms and routines of a basic nature.
  • Is comfortable occasionally communicating with facility users and team personnel.
  • Is interested in a flexible, part-time schedule with an estimated 18-30 hours per week.
  • Is open to schedules that vary depending on assignment and could include nights and weekends.
  • Is safety conscious and a punctual team player, with a high work ethic.
  • Is comfortable and able to execute essential functions in high traffic and public use areas.
  • Is self-motivated and able to work both individually and with a team.
  • Understands that while field and turf maintenance will be the main focus, there will be times where it is necessary to act cross-functionally when the Division’s workload demands.

Minimum Requirements:

  • A valid Arizona driver’s license is required upon hire.
  • Some previous experience in the same or similar position.

To apply for this job please visit www.peoriaaz.gov.