• Grounds Staff (Baseball)

    Job Locations US-FL-Bradenton
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/16/2018 10:31 AM)
    ID
    2018-4512
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Operations/Facilities
  • Overview

    Want to love what you do in an environment that values learning and growth alongside other high performing individuals? If you answered yes, IMG Academy is hiring.

     

    Our unique campus is dedicated to developing the next generation of leaders, champions and influencers.  We believe that each day is an opportunity to achieve dreams and inspire greatness.  As part of the IMG Family, we prepare our student-athletes to succeed, taking on life with confidence and preparedness.  Through our integration of elite academics, athletics and character development, our student-athletes are prepared to rise up to their full potential – whether that’s on the field, in the classroom or in life.

     

    We are seeking curious, caring individuals who align with our core values:

    • Passionate Soul: Love what you do
    • Open Mind: Never stop learning and growing
    • Champions Spirit: Strive for greatness
    • Helpful Heart: Lift up those around you
    • Absolute Integrity: Always do the right thing

    Responsibilities

    Job Title:  Grounds Staff, Baseball

    FLSA Status:  Non Exempt (Hourly)

    Department:  Grounds

    Position Summary:  Perform a variety of work in the general maintenance and landscape of Baseball fields.

     

    Position Responsibilities

    • Assist with cultural practices to the playing fields including mowing, aeration, topdressing, sodding, edging, etc.
    • Assist with fertilizer calibrations to efficiently apply foliar and granular products to fields
    • Maintain all clay areas to MLB specifications including game mound, home plate, bullpen mound, infield, baseline and warning track
    • Assist with field painting including foul lines, coaches boxes, logos, etc.
    • Maintain a well-organized, clean shop and equipment
    • Maintain all exterior flowers including watering, fertilizing and weed control
    • Assist with a wide-range of non baseball events including Lacrosse, Football, Soccer, etc.
    • Ensure the venue is safe, that all potential hazards are fixed.
    • Performs other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    Knowledge, Skills and Ability 

    • Valid driver’s license and access to reliable transportation.
    • One year of experience in grounds keeping, or related work
    • Have the ability to work well with others and to work outside.
    • Working knowledge of lawn equipment.
    • Ability to lift heavy objects.
    • Experience demonstrating mechanical aptitude preferred.

    Preferred Skills

    • Experience in grounds keeping position
    • Bilingual

    Physical Demands and Work Environment

    • Ability to lift, move, push and pull equipment or boxes in excess of 40lbs.
    • Should be able to handle outdoor temperatures for a reasonable period of time.
    • Must be able to move around campus which includes gym, turf, fields, etc.
    • Ability to work flexible hours to include nights, weekends and holidays is required

    Background Requirements

    • Requires a background check upon offer
    • Requires a drug check upon offer

    EEO Statement

    EOE, Veterans & Disabled

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