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Employment

Throughout the year, the National Sports Center has many job openings for both full and part-time employees. Please check this page often for updates to our currently available positions.

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Equipment Operator - Field and Turf maintenance

The National Sports Center is seeking applicants for the 2018 summer outdoor season to assist in the maintenance and setup of our outdoor grass and field properties. This includes over 50 full-sized outdoor soccer fields, an 18-hole golf course and more.

Equipment Operator - Field and turf maintenance

Reports to: Golf Course Superintendent and Sports Field Manager
Classification: Full time, seasonal, non-exempt
Hours: 40 hours/week with some weekends and overtime
Salary: Dependent upon experience

Duties of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Mowing and maintaining high-quality turf, including seeding, sodding and trimming
  • Daily setup and maintenance of the golf course and sports fields, including raking bunkers, and marking and painting sports fields
  • Mulching, weeding and pruning landscape beds, shrubs, and trees
  • Cleaning and maintaining equipment and maintenance facility
  • Additional facility event setup duties, as assigned

Knowledge, abilities, and skills needed for this position:

  • Knowledge of golf course and sports field maintenance practices
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and the proper use of safety practices
  • Ability to operate various pieces of maintenance equipment
  • Ability to understand and carry out instructions to complete work assignments correctly and efficiently
  • Ability to perform manual labor, including standing, sitting, kneeling, and bending for an extended period of time, under various conditions
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds and occasionally 50 pounds
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions, including heat, humidity, cold, rain, and snow
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors and employees within all departments
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends, holidays, and evenings as required

Experience and training:

  • Previous experience in golf course or field maintenance a plus, but not required
  • Knowledge and safe operation of field maintenance equipment, including industrial mowers and hand trimmers or ability to learn

To apply:

Please email the application below to agronomy@nscsports.org for further information.

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Irrigation Foreman - Field and Turf maintenance

The National Sports Center is seeking applicants for an Irrigation Foreman to manage all outdoor irrigation systems on campus, which includes over 50 full-sized outdoor soccer fields, an 18-hole golf course and more.

Irrigation Foreman - Field and turf maintenance

Reports to: Golf Course Superintendent and Sports Field Manager
Classification: Full time, non-exempt
Hours: 40 hours/week with some weekends and overtime
Salary: $12.00-$14.00/hour, depending on experience and qualifications.

Duties of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repair of multiple irrigation systems
  • Responsible for maintaining and troubleshooting irrigation controllers
  • Responsible for making necessary repairs and adjustments to maintain all irrigation systems in proper working condition
  • Compile and submit reports and records of all irrigation systems
  • Responsible for the inventory of parts, supplies, and equipment of irrigation systems
  • Conducts regular system inspections and performs troubleshooting exercise
  • Performs any assigned duty before, during, and after an event
  • Performs related work as required and as directed

Knowledge, abilities, and skills needed for this position:

  • Considerable knowledge in the field of irrigation, installation, maintenance, and repairs
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and the proper use of safety practices
  • Ability to diagnose problems with a variety of tools, perform necessary repairs, and make proper adjustments
  • Considerable knowledge of Toro irrigation parts and controllers
  • Ability to maintain records and submit reports on conditions of all irrigation systems
  • Ability to interpret irrigation plans
  • Ability to operate various pieces of maintenance equipment
  • Ability to understand and carry out instructions to complete work assignments correctly and efficiently
  • Ability to perform manual labor, including standing, sitting, kneeling, and bending for an extended period of time, under various conditions
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds and occasionally 50 pounds
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions, including heat, humidity, cold, rain, and snow
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, employees, and external vendors
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends, holidays, and evenings as required
  • Ability to assist in supervising a work crew as needed

Experience and training:

  • Completion of a 2-4 year agronomy degree
  • Considerable experience in the maintenance and installation of Toro irrigation systems

To apply:

Please email the application below to agronomy@nscsports.org for further information.

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Hospitality Concessions & Catering Associate

Position Information

  • Rate of Pay: Based on Experience
  • Hours Per Week: Varies based on-campus events
  • Location: All Campus Concession/Catering
  • Kitchen and concession experience preferred but not required

Schedule

The schedule will vary based on events.

Position Description

The National Sports Center is looking for an energetic, self-motivated individual with an outgoing personality, hard work ethic, a clean/neat and professional appearance, and can provide excellent customer service. This individual will be a representation of the National Sports Center

Position Responsibilities

  • Greeting customers
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Taking, assembling, and presenting food orders
  • Operating a cash register and requesting/receiving payment from customers
  • Cooking and preparing food – standing and constant moving
  • Assist in various food areas to ensure food and concessions are being prepared and packaged properly, and being delivered to the customer in a timely manner
  • Stocking concessions trailers and/or food or vendor stands
  • Assist in inventory counts to help with proper stock and rotation
  • Cleaning in accordance with the National Sports Center sanitary standards including but not limited to:
    • Sweeping and mopping floors
    • Cleaning walls, counters, kitchen and service equipment
    • Removing trash
  • Associate will be trained in multiple areas within the concessions and catering position

Position Qualifications

  • Physical Requirements: This position requires the ability to lift/pull/push/move/carry up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to operate commercial grade kitchen equipment such as popcorn popper, hotdog machine, kitchen ovens, etc.
  • Experience preferred but not necessary

Position Application

Please email the application below to hostservices@nscsports.org for further information.

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Zamboni Driver

The Schwan Super Rink is currently looking to hire Zamboni drivers to resurface ice and assist with facility operations. No experience necessary, training will be provided.

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must be able to work evenings and weekends
  • Must be customer-service oriented

Please apply at the front desk of the Schwan Super Rink.

For more information contact John Flater at Jflater@superrink.org or call 651.216.8285.