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Athletic Fields Groundskeeper at the Lovett School in Atlanta, GA

The Lovett School has an immediate opening for an Athletic Fields Groundskeeper. This position is primarily responsible for maintaining seven athletic fields by creating safe, high-quality playing surfaces for baseball, football, lacrosse, soccer, and softball. The groundskeeper will prepare fields for both practices and games; provide disease observation and identification; apply fertilizer, pesticides, herbicides, and fungicides with both boom sprayer and spreaders; and operate all necessary equipment pertaining to athletic field maintenance. Applicants are expected to possess a two or four-year degree in Turfgrass or related field and/or equivalent experience. The candidate is expected to have a minimum of two years of experience and demonstrated knowledge in the areas of athletic field maintenance, including turf, skinned area, pitcher’s mound, and home plate. Seeking candidates who are able to work weekends when required. Offering a comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary.

Interested candidates may apply by submitting a resume to Careers at Lovett.

Equal Opportunity Employer. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Brian Holtzapfel, Director of Plant Operations at 404-262-3032 ext. 1201 or Brian.Holtzapfel@Lovett.org.