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Sports Field Internship – Charlotte FC (2 Positions)

*Two Positions Available*

Position: Sports Fields & Grounds Internship
Department: Sports Field Management
Reporting Relationship: Director – Sports Fields & Grounds
Status: Seasonal (Non-Exempt)

Position Summary
This position is responsible for assisting in the execution of the operational plans and procedures of Sports fields at the facilities managed by Tepper Sports & Entertainment including, but not limited to, Bank of America Stadium, Atrium Health Practice Facility, and McAlpine Park Training Facility.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist with Sports Field preparation to ensure league compliance of Field of Play Standards for  MLS, FIFA Quality Pro across all properties.
  • Assist in the layout, painting, and conversion of the fields for sporting and live events.
  • Carry out tasks and operational plan assigned by Manager.
  • Implement cultural practices and maintenance of Sports Fields.
  • Operate Sports Field Maintenance and landscape equipment and machinery.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum experience of Sports Field Management
    Minimum experience of multi-Sport field painting, field layout and measurement, and field preparation for events.
  • Minimum experience with the use, calibration, and application of pesticides and fertilizers.
  • Experience using and maintaining various types of equipment used for fields and landscape maintenance.
  • Working knowledge of irrigation system operation, repair, and maintenance.
  • Flexible to work evenings and/or weekends and all Charlotte FC and Stadium events, including events held on weekends, nights, and holidays when necessary.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment screens and background check.
    High School Diploma or Equivalent.
  • Valid Driver’s License

Essential Skills

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to participate in a team style work environment.
  • Works well under pressure while maintaining a positive attitude.
  • Flexible and adaptable when preparing for sporting and live events.
  • Approachable and available to staff and peers.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Operates with a high level of accountability and professionalism.
  • Ability to handle confidential, privileged, and/or sensitive information with carefully and with sensitivity.
  • Detail and results oriented.

Physical Requirements

  • Standing and walking for extended periods of time.
  • Lift at least 50 pounds.
  • Operating heavy machinery.

Work Environment

  • This job operates mostly in an outside environment and in a stadium facility at times which may include inclement weather conditions.
  • This position operates in a fast-paced working environment with schedules that are subject to change.

Compensation

  • $15/Hr + Overtime
  • Access to all Charlotte FC Sporting Events
  • Team Apparel

To apply for this job please visit us232.dayforcehcm.com.