Specialist - Grounds Sport Field - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Director of Facilities/Grounds, the Specialist – Sports Field is responsible for the daily maintenance of the sports fields, including but not limited to, planting, sodding, mowing, grooming, edging, and weeding the field preparation of soils.

Minimum Qualifications

No previous experience necessary. Must be at least 16 years of age and be able to operate lawnmowers, trimmers, and other landscaping tools/equipment.

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 and weeding, etc.


Skill in good interpersonal communication.


Ability to operate light and heavy equipment.
Ability to read blueprints.
Ability to follow written and verbal procedures and instructions.
Ability to work fluctuating shifts to accommodate game play.

Pay Range

$10.54 to $13.17 per hour

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
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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