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Company: Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks
The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks Baseball Club, members of the
American Association of Independent Professional Baseball, are seeking a Head
As a successful Head Groundskeeper, your main responsibility
is to exercise complete managerial responsibility for the preparation,
maintenance, and the general appearance of our playing surface. The primary
function of this position is directing and supervising the use of this area
while maintaining optimum playing conditions.
all staff and manage all grounds staff for our business.
closely with sales to ensure all field related events are properly managed
and to meet customer needs.
and manage parameters and systems that work closely with the Director of
Stadium Operations to help manage with off-season facility projects, and
special event needs as they arise.
with senior management to negotiate contracts and work with vendors
companies as necessary for field needs and equipment.
inventory of grounds materials. Create and manage tracking systems for
budgets and operate under budgetary guidelines; forecast for the future.
the effective, detailed and proactive maintenance of the playing surfaces,
surrounding turf areas, and the common grounds, including but not limited
to, litter control, mowing and trimming, seeding, painting/striping field,
fertilization and weed management, infield tarp placement and removal,
skinned-area preparation, including pitchers mounds, bullpens, home plates
and infield areas, edging foul lines, base lines and other transition
points, pre-game set up and post-game closure of field for home games and
other events, and set up and take down of baseball equipment for team
practice and drills.
training and train all game-day employees and seasonal hires in grounds
regular field inspections to ensure the quality and safety of the playing
field and surrounding turf.
and maintain working relationships with managers, coaches, umpires, etc.
the safe and proper operation of all equipment utilized, maintaining that
equipment in safe, clean, operable condition
daily operational ground duties as needed on game days which would include
mowing the field grass, repairing playing surface, maintaining field
irrigation and fertilization.
the set-up, maintenance, and close down of field including tarp pull.
weather conditions for tarp pull with General Manager
Field Maintenance including mound and home plate repair, skin work,
bullpen repair, warning track work, and batting practice setup/teardown.
Maintenance including mowing, edging, fertilizer application, irrigation,
verticutting, aerating, sodding, and over seeding.
snow removal from stadium grounds
responsibilities include participation in company sales efforts as directed
by senior management
applicant will have a background in turf management knowledge or related
to work all RedHawks home games in addition to non-game day events
including NDSU Baseball
to work extensive hours including nights and weekends
to work and represent the RedHawks in a professional manner
to relocate to the Fargo, ND area
Dental and Vision plan
and Life Insurance
To be considered for this position, please mail or email a
cover letter and resume to:
Attn: Matt Rau, General Manager
15th Ave. N.
The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks are an EOE.