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|Open Date||Oct 14 2020 - 02:40:00 PM||Close Date||Oct 28 2020 - 11:59:00 PM|
|Position Title||Cemetery Attendant||Posting Type||Non-Union|
|Posting Status||Active||Position Length||Permanent Full Time|
|Department Group||Hours per Week||40|
|Department||Roads, Parks & Forestry||Openings||1|
|Education||High School (Completed)||Experience||1 years|
|Location||Roads, Parks, Forestry||Competition||RPF-135-20|
|Salary Range||$62,829 to $78,537 (Grade 8)|
The Cemetery Attendant is responsible for assisting in the operation and maintenance of Greenwood Cemetery as well as other decentralized City maintained cemeteries.
The successful applicant will be responsible for:
Operating cemetery equipment including backhoe and performing minor maintenance on all cemetery equipment and vehicles. As well as performing minor maintenance at the Cemetery buildings.
The Cemetery Attendant requires a High School diploma and a minimum of 6 months experience performing ground maintenance and operating related equipment. Preference will be given to those with a degree/diploma in horticulture and/or previous experience in cemetery operation.
Also, the successful applicant must hold a G class license with a clean driver’s abstract and must be able to successfully pass an equipment operators test for backhoe within 6 months of hire date. In addition the applicant needs to be comfortable performing manual labour as the role requires physical exertion 90% of the time. The incumbent requires the ability to work independently due to the decentralized location of this position as well as strong customer service skills to effectively interact with members of the public and bereaved individuals. Competent computer skills are required for the use of cemetery software.