Ilitch Holdings Grounds Crew in Detroit, Michigan
The Detroit Tigers are looking for candidates to join their Grounds crew. This position will be responsible for the fine procurement and upkeep of a major league field. This position will be a full-time seasonal position.
Assist with the maintenance and detailed upkeep of a major league field and related areas including but not limited to:
Assist with Infield skin maintenance as well as mound, plate, and bullpen care
Assist with warning track maintenance
Watering of turf, clay, and warning track
Mowing of bull pens, infield and outfield
Assist with fertilization and pest control
Painting foul lines and coaches boxes, field stencils as well as chalking lines as needed
Trouble shoot irrigation, and repair
Assist with topdressing as needed
Tarping of mound, plate, bullpens, and infield
Assist with batting practice set up and tear down
Pre-game field preparation and Post game field repair
Cleaning of equipment
Cleaning of field and related areas (dugouts, bull pens, shop, break room, etc.)
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Experience working on sports turf and/or baseball fields required.
Ability to do heavy lifting (up to 70 lbs.).
Must have the ability to maneuver quickly and easily under changeable situations.
Ability to quickly pull tarps and other related equipment on and off field.
Ability to safely operate lightweight vehicles.
Must be willing to work in all weather conditions
Available to work Home games and special events including concerts, fantasy camps, college tournaments, etc.
Evening, weekend, and holiday hours required
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