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Assistant Groundskeeper

  • Seasonal
  • Birmingham, AL
  • $ TBD/ Based on Experience

The Birmingham Barons, the Double-A Affiliate of the Chicago White Sox, are searching for a seasonal assistant groundskeeper to join the grounds staff for the 2024 season. As an assistant groundskeeper, you will work directly with the head groundskeeper on all field maintenance and game preparation.

General Responsibilities, but not limited to the following:

  • Maintenance of all skinned areas, bullpens, warning track, both common and field grass
  • Assist with granular and foliar nutrient applications, as well as pesticides
  • Prepare field for batting practice, tear down and pre/post game duties
  • Schedule game day staff and manage assigned duties
  • Preform cultural practices to field such as: aerification, verti-cutting, and top dressing
  • Help with Stadium Operations duties as needed, also maintenance of all equipment around the stadium

Required Experience:

  • Candidate must be hard working, self-motivated, and able to work in a variety of weather extremes
  • Preferred to have a 2/4 year Turf Degree, but not required
  • Able to hustle around the stadium, lift 50lbs repetitively, and stand for long periods of time
  • Must keep a professional appearance and act accordingly around professional athletes

Compensation:

  • TBD/ Based on Experience

To apply please send a resume and references to:

Caleb Paullus
Head Groundskeeper
cpaullus@barons.com

We are 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 cpaullus@barons.com