Asheville Tourists

Class A Affiliate, Colorado Rockies

Assistant Groundskeeper Position


Job Location: Asheville, NC


Playing Surface: Latitude 36 Bermudagrass


Employment Dates: This is a seasonal position that runs from March 2, 2015-September 18, 2015.


Compensation: Approximately $1,500/month


Job Responsibilities:

·      Repair and maintain pitching mounds and plate areas

·      Repair and maintain infield skin

·      Repair and maintain warning track area

·      Perform moisture management on infield skin

·      Assist in executing IPM program

·      Assist and perform fertilizer and pesticide applications

·      Assist in equipment and irrigation repair and maintenance

·      Assist in ALL tarp pulls


Required Qualifications:

·      Currently pursuing or have acquired a Bachelors or Associates Degree in Turf Management or related field

·      Previous baseball field maintenance experience preferred but not required

·      Highly motivated, professional demeanor

·      Effective written and verbal communication skills

·      Ability or willingness to learn how to operate necessary equipment to complete required tasks

·      Ability and willingness to work nights, weekends and holidays throughout the season


Working Conditions/Special Physical Requirements:

·      Ability to consistently lift up to 50 pounds

·      May be exposed to extreme heat and inclement weather conditions

·      Must be in good physical condition to perform this job


Please send cover letter and resume to