Turfgrass Maintenance Positions

Hiring Organization: MSU Hancock Turfgrass Research Center
Employment type: Part-Time
Job Location: East Lansing, MI
Application Deadline: May 1, 2020

Job Description:

This position will assist in all facets of turfgrass maintenance at the Hancock Turfgrass Research Center under the supervision of the Research Center Manager. Duties will include, but not limited to, mowing of greens (walking and riding mowers), tees (walking and riding mowers) , fairways, and roughs. The applicant will also be involved in day to day operations such as filing divots, setup of practice facility, flowerbed maintenance, renovation projects, golf cart operation and other indoor and outdoor tasks and projects as directed by the managers. Training will be provided. 

The Hancock Turfgrass Research Center is located at the corner of Farm Lane & Mount Hope: 4444 Farm Lane 

East Lansing, Ml 48824 

Experience is preferred but not necessary. Willing to train the right person. The ideal candidate will possess a positive attitude, a willingness to learn, the ability to perform physical labor, the ability to communicate well, and be a team player. 

Availability from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday - Friday preferred, flexible scheduling and hours per week. Growth potential. Able to adjust start dates and hours for Summer class schedules. $11.00 per hour

Deadline: May 1st

To Apply: please contact Jesse Sholl, Turf Research Center Manager, sholljes@msu.edu or 517-353-3117