Sports Turf Technician


  • Minimum of 2-year degree from accredited turf management school
  • At least one year of experience in sports turf management
  • Experience in leading employees
  • Able to work irregular hours, weekends and holidays
  • Strong communication skills

Job Description:

The Sports Turf Technician plays a critical role in the success of Cotton Bowl Stadium.  Reporting to the Assistant Stadium Operations Manager, this position assists with the day-to-day maintenance and repair of the Cotton Bowl Stadium playing surface including but not limited to (mowing, edging, fertilizing, aerating, top-dressing, over-seeding and painting).  Other responsibilities include:

  • Assist Assistant Stadium Manager in developing yearly plan for maintenance, fertility and budget
  • Irrigation management and repair
  • Assist in painting for various sporting events such as football, soccer
  • Performs preventive maintenance on equipment to ensure proper operating conditions
  • Working knowledge of equipment to including mowers, trimmers, tractors and other similar equipment
  • Ability to operate various types of lifts including fork lift, scissor lift, boom lift, pallet jack, etc.
  • Ability to perform a variety of moderate to heavy physical labor for extended periods
  • Willingness to learn turf management skills, including but not limited to performing/reviewing soil reports, insect management, sport specific mowing requirements.


This role will pays a wage of $15 to $22.50.

For FT roles: Benefits: Health, Dental and Vision insurance, 401(k) savings plan, 401(k) matching, and paid time off (vacation days, sick days, and 11 holidays).

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