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If you are looking for real-world experience then apply for the Oakland Athletics internship program this year. Intern – Groundscrew offers exellent learning opportunities for candidates. Application deadline is approching soon for the Oakland, CA.
Job: Intern – Groundscrew
Company: Oakland Athletics
Location: Oakland, CA
The Oakland Athletics are seeking a highly motivated college student or graduate for the position of Grounds Crew Intern. This position would get a hands-on experience with the process of maintaining a Major League Baseball field and National Football League field in the Oakland Coliseum. The intern will report to the Head Groundskeeper and Assistant Head Groundskeeper.
Assist with preparation and maintenance of infield skin areas and warning track.
Assist with daily mound care and post-game mound packing.
Assist with any field changeovers between baseball and football as well as any sod projects.
Execute batting practice set up and tear down-Work on shop cleanup projects.
Work with Assistant Head Groundskeeper in conjunction with the Athletics Green Team on sustainable and environmental review of grounds crew/stadium practices.
Being able to work early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays.
Possess the ability to work in a team environment with others and work safely.
Having the ability to take verbal and written directions and apply them in a work setting.
Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.