• Full Time
  • Atlanta, GA
  • $ 20/ hr plus OT

The Georgia Tech Athletic Association is seeking a highly motivated self-starter for the position of Groundskeeper. The candidate must exhibit our core values of Character, Excellence, Innovation and Teamwork. Due to the logistical challenges, we face in Downtown Atlanta he/she must possess great organizational skills and be adaptive to a fast pace ever changing environment. This position is new and will support the Assistant Director of Athletic Grounds in the day-to-day maintenance of the football practice facility and Griffin Track. During the spring he/she will be required to work baseball and softball games.

  • Duties & Responsibilities
    Assists in planning and executing the maintenance of athletic fields at a high level.
  • Operates fertilizer and chemical applications and/or operates chemical application equipment.
  • Field painting experience.
  • Baseball/Softball specific: infield, mound and home plate maintenance
  • The operation of power equipment such as: reel mowers, tractors, utility vehicles, blowers, trimmers, top dressers, aerators, verti-cutters, and Bobcats
  • Working knowledge of the maintenance of sports fields; cultural maintenance practices for sports field turfgrass; the characteristics and proper use of various fertilizers and soil conditioners, herbicides and pest control methods and materials; drainage control methods; and irrigation system.
  • High level of understanding of the NCAA requirements for field layouts and markings
  • Ability to work long hours (nights and weekends)
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license and excellent driving record

Apply at https://bit.ly/47EDSkS

Please send resume and cover letter to Chris May, Director of Athletic Grounds cmay@athletics.gatech.edu.

To apply for this job email your details to cmay@athletics.gatech.edu