Friday, May 29, 2015

Pioneer Athletics Career Fair


for Pioneer Athletics®

 TUESDAY, JUNE 16, 2015

This is an exciting position in Phoenix & Central Arizona for an Athletics Account Representative/Trainer

Pioneer Athletics

We are the nation’s leader in
Athletic Field Marking Paint and Field Equipment
Since 1905

Do you like sales?  Do you like training other sales representatives?
Do you live in the Phoenix area? 

If so, stop by our CAREER FAIR at….

Embassy Suites Phoenix Airport at 24th Street
2333 East Thomas Road
Phoenix, Arizona, 85016

~ Tuesday, June 16, 2015 from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM   ~
Meet us and learn more about this amazing opportunity…

We will invest money, time & effort into an achiever for this HIGH-PROFILE POSITION which requires travel. 

In addition to developing a Field Sales Territory in Central Arizona,
you will work closely with our Sales Management Team in training new and existing sales personnel in a professional, structured and disciplined, consultative sales training & product training program. 

INHERIT OUR PROFITABLE & PROTECTED ACCOUNTS!  In addition to an outstanding wage, you’ll receive our comprehensive benefit package, which includes health, dental, life insurance and a generous 401(k) Retirement Plan.  

Preferred candidates will have at least one year of experience in outside sales and have experience developing and maintaining new accounts in Phoenix and Central Arizona.   Candidates must have resided in the Phoenix area for at least one year.

If this sounds like the perfect fit for you, meet our Team at our Career Fair where you will submit an Application and talk to our Sales Team.  Please bring your resume and arrive at your convenience between 2:00 PM. and 7:00 PM.

Pioneer Athletics Career Fair
Embassy Suites Phoenix Airport at 24th Street
2333 East Thomas Road
Phoenix, Arizona, 85016
  June 16, 2015 ~ 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 P.M.
(A follow up interview may be scheduled the following day)

Visit us at:

Candidates must pass background criminal check and drug abuse test and must have satisfactory driving record.   EOE M/F

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Football Field Turf Mgmt Field Day @ Univ of PHX Stadium


Soccer season is wrapped up, lacrosse and marching bands practice and play on high school football fields. How can the football stadium field look good and green for graduation in 2 months?  School facilities and grounds crews, coaches, athletic directors and school / district administrators should plan to attend the Field Day to hear about turfgrass management on football fields on campuses.  Expectations for a lush turfgrass for fall football can be attained after hearing from Andy Levy of the Arizona Cardinals, UA and industry experts.  The highlight of the field day will be to get a tour of the Cardinal Stadium rolling turf. Be sure to register soon as space is limited.  Also, details can be accessed by going to:


View flyer HERE


Presented by the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension



Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Position Announcement: Maintenance Worker 1 with the City of Scottsdale

Maintenance Worker I


SALARY: $13.34 - $19.34 Hourly, $27,747.20 - $40,227.20 Annually

STATUS: Full-Time Regular


Maintenance Workers I - Professional Baseball performs field and landscape maintenance in support of professional baseball at Indian School Park Minor League Complex and Scottsdale Stadium. Maintenance Worker I - Professional Baseball is an entry-level job classification. The starting hourly rate of pay for new employees is $13.34

This position works a varied schedule according to season, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.

The candidate selected for this position must be punctual and professional, energetic and enthusiastic, outgoing with a positive attitude, and capable of providing superior customer service.

For complete Job information and to apply: Apply here:

Friday, December 19, 2014

Position Announcement: 3 Available at SALT RIVER FIELDS AT TALKING STICK Spring Training Facility

Salt River Fields at Talking Stick [logo]
3 Positions Available


Spring Training Facility

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community

Please follow the links below for the open Position Announcements:

Friday, October 3, 2014

Univ of Arizona Synthetic Turf Field Day: Oct 30 in Tucson, AZ

The University of Arizona Turfgrass Research, Extension, and Education program will conduct a Synthetic Turf Field Day on Thursday, October 30 in Tucson.

The link to the announcement is from our website at: 

Please share this announcement with your colleagues, appropriate administrative, facilities, and coaching staff members that will find this field day to be a valuable and meaningful learning experience.  So many schools have converted to synthetic turf from natural grass or more may be considering installation of synthetic turf athletic fields.  The field day will provide an opportunity to learn about product choices and the maintenance that is required for safe and long-term use.

The featured speakers will be Dr. Charlie Mancino from Ohio who conducts synthetic turf testing services and Mr. Matt Anderson who maintains the Arizona Stadium.
There will be an opportunity to inspect 2 types of turfs, an irrigation system, sweeper, groomers, blower, thermometer, water infiltrometer, surface hardness measuring instruments.

If there are any questions, please feel free to contact me 
We look forward to seeing you there.

Kai Umeda
Area Extension Agent, Turfgrass Science
The University of Arizona
Maricopa County Cooperative Extension
4341 East Broadway Road
Phoenix, AZ 85040
602-827-8214 office
602-827-8292 fax
602-377-5042 cell

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Position Annoucement: Parks and Sports Facilities Equipment Manager, City of Peoria

Parks and Sports Facilities Equipment Mechanic
City of Peoria
$18.76 - $25.23 hourly

The purpose of this position is to perform skilled tasks in the repair and preventative maintenance of a variety of tools and mechanical park equipment at multiple sports facilities locations. This is accomplished by inspecting, troubleshooting and repairing turf and grounds equipment, vehicles and tractors, and ordering and monitoring parts. Other duties may include completing related tasks as assigned.

  Inspects, tests, diagnoses and repairs problems involving various systems/components of parks-related tools and equipment such as gasoline/diesel motors, mowers, tractors, utility vehicles, and other tools. Overhauls various light and heavy equipment engines. 
 Performs preventative maintenance and maintains records of services and repairs. Sharpens mowers and monitors for proper height cut. 
 Orders parts and supplies following City purchasing procedures, picks up parts as necessary. 
 Performs light welding and machine work. 
 Trains employees on proper equipment operation and tool use. 
 Assists with field preparation as required; mows and pulls field tarps. 
 Maintains inventory of equipment. 
 Establishes and maintains a schedule for preventative maintenance of equipment.

Work requires a high school graduation or equivalency and 3-5 years experience. A valid AZ Class “D” driver’s license is required upon hire. A valid AZ Class “A” Commercial driver’s license is required within 60 days of hire. Small Engine Certification is required within 6 months of hire.The City of Peoria offers the following benefits to eligible employee groups: Paid Leave (Holidays, Vacation, Sick, Personal), Arizona State Retirement System, Deferred Compensation Program, Major Medical, Dental, Vision and Basic Life Insurance Program, Optional Voluntary Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Assistance Program, Industrial Insurance, Safety Awards, Employee Suggestion Program, Uniform Allowance (as determined by policy).

To be considered for this position, you are required to apply online. Applications will be accepted August 21 through September 7, 2014. Visit City of Peoria Human Resources website at to apply, view a full job description, requirements, etc. EOE

Parks and Sports Facilities Equipment Mechanic
$18.76 - $25.23 hourly