Cemetery Caretaker

Job Announcement for:

Levan Town Cemetery Caretaker

 

Responsibilities and Duties List

Requirement for application

 

Duration of work:  Mid-April to Mid- October  (weather permitting - start date and end date to be approved and determined by the Supervisor)

Status: Seasonal Salaried

Salary:  $1000 per full month (pro-rated for partial months)

Must be at least 16 years of age

Must have a current, valid drivers’ license

Must be self motivated

Must be able to devote time necessary to keep the Cemetery looking nice at all times

Must put up the Flag in the Spring, and take it down in the Fall

Skills needed:

  1. Mechanical skills (be able to operate, service and maintain lawn care equipment and sprinkling system)
  2. Experience with lawn care
  3. Knowledge of fertilizers and chemicals pertaining to lawn care

Duties:

  1. Mow grass in cemetery, water lawn and trees
  2. Trim around all headstones
  3. Must show attention to detail
  4. Maintain and monitor sprinkling system
  5. Must keep the Cemetery clean and green through the duration of the season  
  6. Keep an eye on the flag to make sure it is in good repair
  7. Maintain the perimeter of the cemetery to keep it free of weeds and debris
  8. Minor repairs and general maintenance on lawn care equipment
  9. Fertilize cemetery as needed
  10. Settle, refill with dirt, and re-sod graves after they are filled
  11. Any other duties as deemed necessary for the upkeep and beautification of the cemetery and as directed by the Supervisor
  12. The first obligation is to have the cemetery ready (clean and green) for Memorial Day.

Please submit application to the Levan Town office (20 N. Main) by Monday March 27, 2017 at 12:30 p.m.

Regular office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday – Thursday.

Applications will not be accepted after the closing date.

Application forms may be picked up at the town office or found on our website on the Forms & Permits page.  For further information contact the Town Office at 623-1959.

Levan Town reserves the right to reject any or all applications.  Levan Town is an equal opportunity employer.

Town of Levan, 20 North Main P.O. Box 40 Levan, Utah 84639