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SPORTS TURF/FACILITIES WORKER, Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER)- to service the indoor and outdoor needs specific to DAPER. Responsibilities include outdoor sports turf and sports surface maintenance; ice rink setup and maintenance (including Zamboni operation); field layout for competitions; setting up goals, flags, hurdles, and other equipment as needed; indoor court surface maintenance including painting ice and oil mopping athletic floors; setting up for athletic and nonathletic events that are hosted by DAPER facilities, including public address systems and bleacher/chair and table arrangements; maintaining Athletic Zone equipment, including small power tools, hurdles, goals, nets, and other equipment as needed; and trash removal, floor scrubbing, and picking up and fully cleaning bathrooms, showers, and locker facilities.
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Job RequirementsREQUIRED: associate’s degree in sports turf management or a related field; at least four years of work experience in facilities and sports field maintenance; a valid driver’s license, driver’s medical certificate, hoisting licensed 1C and 2B, and a MA core level pesticide license; willingness to work in a team-oriented environment and to learn to operate all required equipment. including paint machines, Zamboni, mowing equipment, and other equipment as needed; customer service awareness; ability to shovel snow and lift weights of up to 50 lbs; and basic computer competency. PREFERRED: landscaping, horticulture, and/or arborist certification. Job #19869
Hourly rate: $32.71
WORKING CONDITIONS: walking, standing, bending, kneeling, and stooping for extended periods; ascending and descending ladders, scissor lifts, and articulating lifts; working outdoors during all seasons and all types of weather conditions; and wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) and/or high visibility clothing as required by the needs of the specific job assignment.
There are three available full-time openings for this position. The base hourly rate for this position is $31.18 per hour.
Shift: Tuesday to Saturday from 7:30 – 4:00 pm
*Currently, the position has a temporary schedule of Tuesday through Saturday, 7:00 am - 3:30 pm through October 30th with possibility of an extension.
The Department of Facilities Services is responsible for the efficient and cost-effective operations, maintenance and management of all Tufts University facilities consisting of approximately 5 million square feet of space on three campuses (Somerville/Medford, Grafton, and Boston).
A broad range of services are provided to support the University campuses including facility maintenance by all trades, capital maintenance, information technology systems for operations (work control, time capture, preventative maintenance), energy and utilities systems, recycling and waste management, event services, residential facilities coordination, grounds maintenance and facility condition assessment and tracking. Facilities Services plays a critical role in planning for the $30M/year deferred maintenance investment. Related functions, which require close coordination with this department, are public and environmental health and safety, planning, design and construction of capital and deferred maintenance projects including major repairs, renovation and new construction.
Reporting to facilities management, the Groundskeeper is responsible for the tasks associated with the care and maintenance of the lawns, grounds, roadways, sidewalks and other areas surrounding the university campus as needed to sustain the high-quality aesthetic appearance and safety of the campus for the Tufts community. The Groundskeeper provides labor and grounds services which may include but are not limited to: Grass cutting, snow removal, weeding, pruning, sanding, seeding, fertilizing, de-icing, and plowing. This position also provides services for university events, including set-ups, building maintenance tasks, installation of lawn furniture and landscaping tasks. The Groundskeeper drives various types of vehicles including but not limited to trucks, automobiles, front-end loaders, skid-steers and vans and uses various types of equipment and tools to move University furnishings and equipment, and to provide set-ups and take-downs for events and special activities. This position performs similar or related duties as required. This position is considered essential as defined in the Tufts University Employee Handbook. This position is represented by SEIU.
Special Work Schedule Requirements:
Flexibility in work schedule required due to campus related emergencies, events occurring nights and weekends and special events such as matriculation and commencement.
Posted until filled.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Equal Opportunity Employer – minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.
: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
: Facilities Services - Medford
S & D Landscapes is an innovative and strategically growing company focused on maintaining all types of turfgrass including residential, estate, commercial, athletics, and golf. Responsibilities include precise applications of fertilizer and pest controls with a variety of application equipment, observation and participation of cultural practices, and routine maintenance of the equipment. Applicants for this position must have the following: A clean driver's license with no DUI history, the ability to obtain and maintain a clean DOT physical card, the ability to obtain a Vermont Pesticide Applicators 3b License within one month of employment, and the ability to work outside at a physically demanding job for many hours at a time. Candidates for employment must be detail oriented, have good problem solving and interpersonal skills, work well with others and can follow oral and written directions. The work schedule is four, ten hour days with opportunities for overtime in the spring and fall. The pay range starts at $18-$25/hr
Interested applicants can send a copy of a cover letter and resume to Mark Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org
Parks, Recreation & Facilities Department – Search Extended - 40 hours/week. (Monday – Friday, 6:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.) - This position is part of the athletic facilities crew that maintains 40+ fields, over 94 acres and two synthetic turf stadiums. This position is a working leader of a crew of skilled and semi-skilled workers, laborers and seasonal staff. Knowledge of and working experience conducting athletic field maintenance, sports field regulations, organic turf care, landscaping and irrigation and drainage systems is required. Must have experience with athletic field maintenance including cutting infields, squaring and lining fields, base replacement, mound building, managing and repairing lips, field leveling and mowing techniques, trash removal and other related physically demanding tasks. Experience maintaining, repairing and operating landscape and turf care equipment such as skid-steers, tool cats, backhoes, sidewalk plows, front end loaders, tractors, large commercial mowers and other equipment is required. Knowledge safety standards pertaining to the use of sports turf management. Prior working experience leading and/or supervising crew(s) of skilled and semi-skilled workers, laborers and seasonal staff.
Training and Experience Desired: Knowledge of the principles, practices, equipment and techniques used in general construction, maintenance and repair work. Experience with sports fields and turf maintenance equipment is preferred. Experience working on synthetic athletic fields: sweeping, lining, disinfecting, general cleaning, equipment placement, seam repairs, turf replacement, compaction relief and snow removal. Being an Accredited Organic Land Care Professional (AOLCP) and/or Certified Sports Field Manager (CSFM) Certified is preferred.
Special Necessary Requirements: Must possess a valid State of Maine Class B Motor Vehicle Operator’s license or have the ability to obtain during the probationary period; Successful completion of a physical assessment that measures cardiovascular fitness, flexibility, strength, and endurance. Must possess a valid Maine Commercial Pesticide License in Turf (3B) and Utility Right of Way Vegetation Management (6A) or another state’s equivalent which must be transferred to a State of Maine License within the probationary period and/or within (6) months of appointment to the position. First Aid & CPR training required. Must possess valid Maine Class B driver’s license and must have and maintain a good driving record. Federally mandated drug test required. High school diploma or equivalent. Must possess physical strength and agility necessary to perform the essential functions of the job duties. Must pass pre-employment medical exam. Must be able to work weekends, nights, and different shifts required by seasonal commitment. Offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory criminal conviction background check. Pay rate starting at $840.00/week.
Deadline for applications for this position is Wednesday, April 28, 2021.
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Job Description: New England Pro Greens & Turf is looking to hire a motivated and experienced jobsite foreman. We're a fast-growing, innovative landscape and construction company seeking an exceptional leader and experienced landscape crew member to join our team for the long-term._
Experience Desired: 2+ years
Responsibilities: To supervise and provide technical expertise in the construction and installation of athletic fields, golf courses, and more. Candidates with no landscaping and machine operating background need not apply. This position is a great opportunity for individuals who are willing to work hard and be rewarded for their efforts ... pay increases, perks, etc. will quickly follow excellent work.
Key requirements include: experience with machine operation (excavator, front end loaders, turf installers, dump trucks and more) a knowledge of plant installation and care, sod-laying, athletic field construction, laser grading. Knowledge of artificial turf installation is a plus. Proficiency/experience with manual and power tools/equipment is an absolute must. While this position requires high level skills in machine operation it is also a direct supervisor role where you will be directly in charge of a crew of 3-5 members on each jobsite. Candidates with knowledge of grading and sports field construction/ renovation is preferred. Excellent potential for growth _
Experience / Position Requirements:
• Must possess strong communication, organizational and leadership skills
• Valid Driver’s License.
• NH DOT Health Card, CDL, or ability to attain one .
• Dependable and responsible.
• Follow Company Handbook and Company Safety Guidelines.
• Ability to lift at least 50 pounds.
• Time and production management.
• Heavy and light equipment operation.
Job Type: Full-time
Our shop is located in Franklin NH.
If you are interested in this position please email email@example.com with your resume.
Turf Prep is a leading independent synthetic turf field construction/maintenance/installation company providing services across all of New England. Our services include general site work through painting & maintenance of fields after completion.
Position Located in Boston, MA
An ideal person for this position is someone who is highly motivated, a self-starter, good with communication skills, is detailed oriented, a team player and customer focused with the ability to work in a remote position without direct supervision. Must be comfortable selling and performing painting & maintenance services with public & private schools, colleges, universities and professional sports teams working through various personnel including: Ground Crews, Facilities and Athletic Directors.
$45,000-$60,000 Annual Compensation
The base salary range above represents the average low- and high-end range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience and performance. Turf Prep offers all employees Health Care & 401k. Other rewards may include annual bonus, vehicle and company phone.
The Assistant Superintendent assist in the daily maintenance and grounds management of the International Tennis Hall of Fame Campus. The Assistant Superintendent will help manage and hire seasonal staff.
Key Roles & Responsibilities
Send all inquiries to Jon Bengtson
R.A.D. Sports is a full-service construction company, handling projects from design to completion and everything in between. R.A.D. Sports has installed hundreds of natural and synthetic turf fields for colleges, secondary schools, and municipalities up and down the East Coast.
We are looking to hire a full-time Lead Sports Turf Groundskeeper to lead the maintenance and construction of natural grass fields. This position will be responsible for mowing, seeding, sodding, fertilizing, aerating, topdressing, drainage installation, and infield/mound construction and maintenance. In conjunction with the Sports Turf Manager, this position will lead a work crew to ensure timely completion of tasks, and also collaborate with other project managers on field construction projects.
This is a full-time position, with competitive wages based on experience and full benefits available.
To apply for this position please send your resume and cover letter to Nate Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org.
R.A.D. Sports is an equal opportunity employer.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled.
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