This position is responsible for assisting with overall care of the grounds in and around Miller Park and the youth baseball facility. The internship is a paid hourly position which may begin as early as March and extend into November.
Turf Management Internship—Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club (Milwaukee, WI)
Reports To: Manager, Grounds
Summary: This position is responsible for assisting with overall care of the grounds in and around Miller Park and the youth baseball facility. The internship is a paid hourly position which may begin as early as March and extend into November.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: • Complete assignments on a daily basis including mowing, edging, weeding, sodding, infield maintenance, mound repair, and landscape maintenance. • Assist with game responsibilities including set-up, field security and distribution of promotional items. • Assist in managing the field at our youth sports facility during a one-month rotation. • Safely operate various grounds equipment such as mowers, carts, etc.
Qualifications/Education Required: • Candidates must be able to perform physical tasks, with or without accommodation such as lifting and carrying up to 50 pounds, sprinting and pulling tarp; • Prior grounds maintenance experience is not required; • Candidates must have a valid drivers license; • Candidate must be able to obtain a Wisconsin pesticide certification within one month of start date. The pesticide certification fees will be paid by the Club. • Candidates must be currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a turf management program or related college program at an accredited college or university.
Other Qualifications: Candidate must be available from Mid-May until August 2009. Candidates that are available March through October are preferred. Required to work extended hours such as nights, weekends and holidays. Salary: Hourly