Sports Field Manager — Prairie View A&M University

This is an exciting opportunity to manage the new track and field complex, soccer stadium, football stadium, baseball and softball fields at Prairie View A&M University. This position is great for someone who would like to showcase their work at a Division I Athletic Property.

Currently the Football Field is Artificial Turf all other sports fields are 419 Bermudagrass. This position will be but not limited to responsibility for the following:

  • Supervising the construction, maintenance and scheduling of sports fields and facilities;
  • Overseeing the purchasing, maintenance and repair of equipment used on sports fields and the specifying and purchasing of all products and services;
  • Rendering professional advice, opinions, assistance and services to the employer and user groups, as required;

The sports turf manager assumes responsibility for managing and maintaining sports fields and facilities, which may include:

  • Athletic fields (natural grass and synthetic surfaces)
  • Field management equipment
  • Irrigation systems
  • Stadium, Facility grounds, landscaping/ornamentals and xeriscaping
  • Tree inventory and management
  • Tennis courts, running tracks, and other sports and recreational facilities
  • Parking lots and special game day parking areas

Additional functions In addition, the sports turf manager may assume the following responsibilities:

  • Manages construction, renovation and/or reconstruction of sports facilities, whether performed in-house or by outside contractors
  • Interviews, hires, trains, directs and supervises a staff of employees for the purpose of maintaining the sports facilities and other properties. He/she has the authority to evaluate, discipline and terminate employment of subordinates
  • Keeps accurate and complete records on inventory, weather data, maintenance procedures, chemical applications, etc.
  • Plans maintenance and project work to achieve the agreed-upon maintenance standards and master plan to comply with ADA requirements, and oversees the training, scheduling and deploying of personnel to accomplish the work in compliance with OSHA and Worker Right-to-Know standards
  • Develops and implements plans to reduce impacts on the environment including recycling, storm water management, waste management and erosion control; achieve LEED certification, and improve the overall sustainability of the facilities
  • Manages inventory and oversees the preventive equipment maintenance and replacement programs
  • Communicate with users of the field (coaches, players, parents, spectators) if necessary.
  • Communicates regularly with other members of the top management team to discuss activities, goals, plans and user input
  • Baseball Specific: Manages infield skin, mound and home plate areas, grass to skin transition.

Pay Rate will be dependent upon experience.

Please send résumé to wrthompson@pvamu.edu (wrthompson null@null pvamu NULL.edu)

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