Assistant Athletic Director – Landscape, Turf, and Grounds

The University of Missouri Athletics Department is seeking an Assistant Athletic Director – Landscape, Turf, and Grounds. Reporting to the Associate Athletics Director – Facilities and Events, this individual will be responsible for coordinating day-to-day maintenance and preparation for all Mizzou Athletics sports fields, grounds, and landscaping within the Mizzou Sports Park.

Duties will include:

  • Taking a proactive approach to all aspects of turf and grounds maintenance;
  • Developing and implementing plans for the successful maintenance of all athletics grounds and fields, including all competition fields;
  • Maintaining and improving all landscaping, turf (both real and artificial), and associated flora and fauna in order to create, safe, effective and aesthetically pleasing venues;
  • Preparing facilities in accordance with all NCAA and SEC conference rules and regulations, establishing environmentally sound cultural practices that promote safe playing conditions;
  • Managing budgets related to athletics fields and grounds;
  • Overseeing large-scale facilities projects such as the replacement of competition turf fields;
  • Purchasing, maintaining, and managing inventory of athletics field maintenance equipment and supplies;
  • Maintaining relationships with coaching staffs and university officials regarding practice/game schedules, camp dates, and inclement weather situations and providing guidance to those individuals;
  • Managing and coordinating a team of full and part-time employees;
  • Other duties as assigned.

To apply for this job please visit erecruit.umsystem.edu.