Crew Supervisor, Turf and Grounds

Texas State University
September 23, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Posting Number 2023804

Posting/Functional Title Crew Supervisor, Turf and Grounds University Pay Plan Title Crew Supv, Grounds Operations Location San Marcos Department Strahan Recruitment Type Open to All Job Type Monthly Salary Commensurate with experience Job Category Non-Exempt Required Qualifications: Applicants must specifically address how they meet these required qualifications to meet the requirements of the position.

  • Knowledge of horticulture and synthetic turfgrass management practices
  • Ability to supervise and train employees, including organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work assignments
  • Knowledge of standards for intercollegiate athletic fields (NCAA Division 1)
  • Ability to foster a cooperative work environment
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills
  • Skill in establishing rapport with internal and external constituents
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • A license or vocational training in a related discipline with additional consideration to an applicant who possesses a bachelor's degree
  • Three years of previous experience in collegiate or professional grounds management environment
  • Prior experience in a supervisor role
  • Job Description

    Crew Supv, Turf and Grounds assumes the responsibility for managing the care and maintenance of all intercollegiate athletic fields and grounds. Establishes and implements grounds/landscape maintenance goals, policies and procedures. Ensures adherence to all relevant regulations, guidelines, and standards for NCAA Division 1 athletic fields.

    Job Duties

  • Manages and maintains athletic fields (natural grass and synthetic surfaces, facility grounds, landscaping/ornamentals and xeriscaping
  • Interviews, hires, trains and oversees personnel, which includes assigning work, work allocation, problem resolution, evaluating performance, motivating employees to achieve peak productivity and performance
  • Purchases, maintains, and manages inventory of athletic field maintenance equipment and supplies
  • Manages and reviews irrigation systems performance and initiates changes when necessary.
  • Manages inventory and oversees the preventive equipment maintenance, repairs, and replacement programs
  • Communicate regularly with department coaches and administration to discuss activities, goals, plans and user input
  • Baseball & Softball Specific: Manages infield clay surfaces, mound and home plate areas, turf-to-clay transitions
  • Assist in the coordination of construction, renovation and/or reconstruction of sports facilities
  • Keeps accurate and complete records of inventory, weather data, maintenance procedures, chemical applications, etc.
  • Coordinates and implements inclement weather planning and best practices for natural and synthetic fields
  • Utilizes best practices for pest/disease/weed management
  • Develop and implement plans to reduce impacts on the environment including recycling, stormwater management, waste management and erosion control, and improve the overall sustainability of the facilities
  • Participation in continuing education opportunities such as seminars & workshops
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
  • Additional Information to Applicants Job Open Date 08/24/2023 Job Close Date (posting closes at midnight) Open Until Filled Yes Normal Work Days Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday Normal Work Hours Start 8:00AM Normal Work Hours End 5:00PM Posting Notices Legal and Required Notices

    Texas State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

    Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including, but not limited to, criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.

    Why work @ Texas State?

    • Amazing health insurance: various coverage options starting your first day of employment for full-time employees with Texas State paying 100% of the employee premium and 50% for your dependents! • Generous paid time off: vacation, holidays, sick days and many more! • Excellent work life balance resources: mother and family-friendly resources in addition to a comprehensive FREE wellness program • Great training and development opportunities: choose from a variety of classroom and online course offerings, learning resources, certifications, and employee educational support programs. • An inclusive Bobcat community: join our many social networks offered on and off-campus • Retirement peace of mind: TRS pension, retirement plans and voluntary saving options with generous employer contributions

    By joining the Texas State Bobcat team, you'll be a part of one of the most beautiful, diverse, and growing universities in the nation.

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