Coordinator Turf & Grounds

Snapdragon Stadium is a 35,000-seat multipurpose venue that is the home for San Diego State University football, San Diego Wave (NWSL soccer), San Diego Legion (MLR rugby), major concerts and festivals, professional sports, motorsports, NCAA and world championships, international soccer, high school sports, entertainment events and private special events. For more info, please visit: www.snapdragonstadium.com.

Job Summary:
Under general supervision of the Director of Fields & Grounds and the Manager of Turf and Grounds, the Coordinator will assist in the overall field maintenance including all playing surfaces, and stadium grounds. The coordinator with act in a leadership role in the absence of the Director of Turf & Grounds and Manager of Turf and Grounds. This is an hourly paid position.


  • Assist in the field preparation for Concerts, Events, Soccer, Rugby, San Diego State Football, and other College Athletics.
  • Organization and cleanliness of the grounds shop.
  • Preparation for games and other stadium events.
  • Field cleanup and repair following games.
  • Safe Operation of grounds equipment.
  • Set up and removal of grow and rain tarps.
  • Ability to use focus on a speaker using verbal and non-verbal clues to understand their message, comprehend the information and respond thoughtfully.
  • Creative and innovative; the ability to see alternatives and solutions.
  • Ability to achieve planned objectives through completing relevant tasks and focus.
  • Ability to work potential overnight field conversions & concerts

The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities:

  • Follow explicit oral and written instructions; communicate effectively with others in both oral and written form.
  • Remain flexible and adjust to situations as they occur.
  • Ability to work independently, exercising judgment and initiative.
  • The ability to work effectively with people from a variety of culturally diverse backgrounds.
  • The ability to perform physical tasks such as lifting and carrying up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays as needed.
  • Effectively work under pressure and meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to communicate with employees, co-workers, volunteers, management staff and guests in a clear, professional, and courteous manner which fosters a positive, enthusiastic, and cooperative work environment.
  • Ability to speak, read, and write in English.
  • Ability to consistently adhere to the highest standards of integrity, professionalism, ethics, and confidentiality.

Oak View Group is a sports and entertainment company engaged in a wide variety of activities, including arena development, facility management, arena and stadium alliance, sponsorships and partnerships, security services, publications, conferences, and consulting. The company, privately held, is headquartered in Los Angeles, California with offices throughout the world.

Oak View Group is an equal opportunity employer, and our employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, handicap, marital status, or any other status or condition protected by Federal and/or State laws, except where bona fide occupational qualifications apply.


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