As a member of the Security staff, the Security Guard/Visitor Services Representative reports directly to the Security Supervisor for weekly scheduling and daily assignment of tasks, but also works closely with the Visitor Services staff to provide visitor services in a professional and courteous manner. Primary responsibilities include Entrance Gate duty, serving as first contact for visitors to welcome them, answer questions and direct them to their desired destinations. Uses computer to locate specific grave locations for visitors as requested. Provides security functions at the Entrance Gate area, including the handling of visitors arriving on bicycles, motorcycles, with dogs, etc. Assists with the management of funeral processions and memorial services, directing traffic flow and parking as appropriate.
Maintains a clean and professional appearance of Entrance Gate area by picking up trash, watering the plants, and removing snow and ice as needed. Sells and rents interpretive materials in a responsible manner, including credit cards transactions and cash management. Hours: Sunday 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday and Tuesday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Start and end times may vary during different seasons of the year to correspond to the opening time of the Cemetery, and overtime hours may be required for special events and extra coverage during the busiest periods. (more…)
The Facilities Manager (FM) oversees the regular maintenance and repair of all Cemetery buildings and infrastructure, including roads and water systems. The FM supervises and coordinates the day to day work of the custodial, facilities maintenance and water system maintenance staff. The FM schedules and oversees contractors performing regular maintenance and repairs to the buildings or infrastructure. The FM works closely with the Vice President of Preservation and Facilities in setting annual goals and establishing the operating budget for maintenance and repair. (more…)
Required to work within all Cemetery Operations departments as needed. Under the supervision of the department’s Director, performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled manual labor tasks pertaining to the daily operations of the Cemetery. Duties will require the employee to work outside in all weather conditions and includes digging foundations and installing monuments, assisting with interments/burials, and repairing the irrigation system following safety rules and regulations. Performs additional tasks as assigned. (more…)
The Gardening Technician performs a wide variety of duties associated with the overall Horticulture Department. Primary responsibilities include the oversight, care, and maintenance of gardens at the following locations: the Front Entrance Area, Administration Building, Gatehouse, Story Chapel, Asa Gray Garden, and Bigelow Chapel. Additional responsibilities include transplanting, pruning, watering, weed management, invasive species management, landscape renovation projects, IPM implementation, Recycle Area duties, greenhouse work, tree work, training and developing seasonal staff and interns, and snow removal. (more…)