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Justin Solsvig

Sports Turf Manager job

By Justin Solsvig,

Justin Solsvig
671 Manor Ridge Dr
Mableton, GA 30126
(414) 243-5682


EXPERIENCE:

SCG Fields, LLC, Brecksville, OH 2018 - Present Project Manager

FieldTurf USA, Calhoun, GA 2017 - 2018 Foreman/Project Manager

Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA   2015 - 2017 Sports Turf Specialist Country

Club of Roswell, Roswell, GA        2013 - 2015 Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Horseshoe Bend Country Club, Roswell, GA   2011 - 2013 2nd Assistant Golf Course

Superintendent City of Tempe, Tempe, AZ     2004 - 2006                    

Groundskeeper/Irrigation Technician     

EDUCATION

Turfgrass Management, University of Georgia, 2012 

Environmental Science, Luther College, 2003

Notable Projects

Atlanta Braves Spring Training Facility Multi-Field Natural Grass 2018-2019

Michigan State University- Flood Restoration- Multi-Field Natural Grass

2018 Indianapolis Colts- End Zone Conversion- Synthetic Turf 2017

 Eagar High School- Velcro Field Installation and Conversion- Synthetic Turf 2017

Georgia Tech- Tech Green Grow-in- Natural Grass 2016

Country Club of Roswell- Greens and Bunker Conversion- Natural Grass 2015

Horseshoe Bend Country Club- 18-hole Golf Course Renovation- Natural Grass 2013-2014     

Education

Turfgrass Management, University of Georgia, 2012 

Environmental Science, Luther College, 2003

Qualifications

 

• Working knowledge of the maintenance of sports fields; the seeding, sodding and maintenance practices for sports field turfgrass and synthetic surfaces; the planting, cultivating, pruning, and caring for plants, shrubs and trees; the characteristics and proper use of various fertilizers and soil conditioners, herbicides and pest control methods and materials; drainage control methods; and irrigation system, including wells, pumps and automatic controls.

 

• Instructs equipment operators on the operation and care of mowing and other equipment and/or operates mowing and other equipment; supervises chemical applications and/or operates and calibrates chemical application equipment; supervises and participates in the operation and maintenance of pumps, and in the maintenance of irrigation and drainage systems.

 

• Assist in planning, supervising and executing the maintenance of athletic fields (natural grass and synthetic surfaces)

 

• Assist in personnel management and evaluation, employee safety and training, and may also modify the daily work schedule based on professional interpretation.

 

• High level of understanding of the sports governing bodies’ requirements for field layouts and markings

 

Schedule and supervise maintenance work to achieve the most efficient utilization of crew and equipment; to prepare clear and concise reports; and to maintain effective employee and employer communication

 

Current state certification or licensing as a pesticide applicator.






 

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