Assistant Sports Field Manager
Working Title: Assistant Sports Field Manager
Position Type: University Operational and Administrative Staff
Department: Department of Athletics
Posting Date: 06-27-2017
The University of Virginia is a highly competitive Division I program committed to academic and athletic excellence. The Department of Athletics at the University of Virginia is now accepting applications for the position of Assistant Sports Field Manager.
The Assistant Sports Field Manager position exists to provide turf and grounds maintenance services for the Department of Athletics in an effort to achieve operational excellence. Responsibilities include: exemplary customer service to internal and external constituencies; performing repair, maintenance and upkeep duties on grounds at various facilities that are utilized by the Athletics Department, student-athletes, sports fans and general public; performing mechanical repairs; assisting in the preparation, maintenance, and cleanup of outdoor athletic facilities for games, special events, and day-to-day operations; assists, as needed, in setup and tear-down for sports-related and various events; assisting to ensure the proper care, use and maintenance of equipment, tools and supplies; and ensuring tasks are performed in a safe manner.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Ability to be extremely flexible in terms of work schedule (evenings, weekends, overtime).
Ability to comply with EPA and Commonwealth of Virginia guidelines for the application of fertilizers and pest control chemicals.
Ability to assist in the care, usage and maintenance of small equipment & tractor engines, power equipment and tools.
Ability to assist daily in preparation, clean-up, and on site needs associated with the use of athletic facilities.
Ability to ensure the safe use of grounds maintenance equipment.
Ability to operate heavy duty equipment, such as tractor, mower, utility vehicle; and general landscaping equipment, such as trimmer, backpack blower, etc.
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