Athletic Turf Specialist

Turf Maintenance:

  • Assists in the preparation and maintenance of all facilities for practices, events, and games.
  • Assists in the layout and painting of athletic fields to proper NCAA regulations.
  • Operates paint machines, skid steer, aerifiers, sweepers, verti-cutters, top dressers, and reel mowers.

Grounds Care:

  • Cleans, maintains, and repairs lawn care tools and equipment.
  • May assist with the mixing and application of chemicals for weed control.
  • Maintains grounds, water, rakes, mows, trims, and edges shrubbery.
  • Maintains work area in clean, neat and orderly manner.
  • Picks up and bags litter, broken glass, and tree limbs to keep grounds neat  and orderly for all occupants and guests.
  • Plants shrubs, trees, flowers, and other plants.  Re-sods or reseed barren areas.
  • Maintain and repair irrigation system on-site
  • Daily policing and trash removal.

Game Duties:
Understanding of NCAA Game regulations for baseball, softball and soccer.  Working NCAA games to ensure competition can be held to those regulations. Being a liaison on behalf of the Athletic department.

To apply for this job please visit workforum.memphis.edu.