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Seasonal Assistant Groundskeeper

The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp, Triple A affiliate of the Miami Marlins, are searching for a highly motivated individual to join our Grounds Crew as a Seasonal Assistant Groundskeeper. This is a temporary position that runs March through September. The Seasonal Assistant Groundskeeper will report directly to the Head Groundskeeper.

A member of the International League, the Jumbo Shrimp play their home games at 121 Financial Ballpark located in Jacksonville, FL.

Duties And Responsibilities

  • Assist in maintaining the playing surface at 121 Financial Ballpark including but not limited to turf areas, infield dirt, mound and home plate areas, bullpens, and warning track
  • All cultural practices such as aerifying, verti-cutting, top dressing, edging, and fertility program
  • Assist with field tarp and weather-related situations
  • Other on-field events
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Previous grounds experience preferably in baseball
  • Strong time-management skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to professionally interact with coaches, players and team personnel
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Ability to lift 50lbs
  • Available to work weekends, holidays, and nights based on schedule
  • Ability to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms for extended periods of time

Qualified applicants should send an email and resume to Head Groundskeeper, Josh Leo at Josh@Jaxshrimp.com

Jacksonville Baseball is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

To apply for this job email your details to josh@jaxshrimp.com