Specialist - Sports Field - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Director of Facilities/Grounds, the Specialist – Sports Field responsible for the daily maintenance of the sports fields; including, but not limited to, planting, transplanting, and pruning of trees, shrubs, and other plants.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation with high school diploma and one year related experience or any combination of job related experience and education totaling one year. May require additional certifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with an associate’s degree and two years related experience, OR, any combination of education or experience related to the summary of duties totaling four years.


Knowledge of sports field maintenance, knowledge of the principles and practices of landscape, planting, pruning, mowing, aeration, grooming and raking.


Good written and verbal communication skills.


Ability to read blueprints.

Ability to follow written and verbal procedures and instructions.

Ability to work fluctuating shifts to accommodate game play.

Pay Range

$21,919 to $27,399 annually

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of one contact. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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