Job: Part-Time Special Events Groundskeeper

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Jobing Description

Position ID: 832815
Position Type: Part-Time Support
External Position: Yes

The Part-Time Special Events Groundskeeper performs tasks at the baseball, softball, soccer fields, the track and the tennis center. This individual will prepare the fields and the gymnasium for team games and/or practices, and all other special events in all of the areas assigned to the department.

  • Sets up for events (floor covers, tables, chairs, stages, podiums, choral shells, raisers, etc)
  • Performs maintenance and up keep of all locations assigned to the Events & Rentals Department
  • Edge/trim in-fields, out-fields and warning tracks
  • Prepares pitching mounds, drags infields, levels infield skins, base paths, plates, proper sloping of pitching mounds, warning tracks, maintain moisture content, infield clay work, paint field lines
  • Prepares fields for practice, conference games and/or leagues
  • Works infield lines according to NJCAA baseball standards including spike dragging,
  • Rakes, sweeps, blows and picks up clippings, paper and trash from all fields
  • Performs custodial and maintenance duties in and around the fields and building 7000 including emptying garbage cans, cleaning out field dugouts following games and/or practices
  • Demonstrates continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality seamless customer service
  • Performs other duties as assigned

    Skills / Requirements

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent from a regionally accredited institution
  • Must be able to perform moderate to heavy physical work with prolonged standing and walking for extended periods of time, walking over uneven surfaces, stretching, bending, pushing, stooping, moving, lifting and carrying loads weighing between 50 - 95 pounds
  • Ability to work flexible schedule to accommodate the facility's need to assist in special events during the year
  • Ability to understand and carry out instructions and to complete work assignments
  • This function/position has been designated as Essential. This means that when the College is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover and continue operations at the College.

    Important Notes

    This is an essential position

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    Contact:

    Miami Dade College
    Employment Department
    11011 SW 104 Street
    Kendall, FL 33176
    (305) 237-2559

    Social:

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