Full Job Description

The primary purpose of this position is to maintain cemetery grounds by following daily tasks set by the Cemetery Crew Supervisor.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Upkeeps the grounds by mowing, cutting shrubbery, trimming trees, sweeping roads, blowing and picking up leaves, and emptying and cleaning trash receptacles
  • Opens gravesite by digging with proper equipment
  • Closes gravesite by covering graves, planting new grass seed, and washing all equipment
  • Performs basic maintenance on equipment as needed

Supplemental Functions:

  • Performs other similar duties as required


Job Specifications and Qualifications


  • Landscaping


Licensing and Certifications:

  • Valid North Carolina Driver’s License

PLEASE NOTE: Applicants must meet the City criteria for an acceptable driving record.


Working Conditions / Physical Requirements:

  • Positions in this class require: standing, walking, lifting, carrying, sitting, reaching, kneeling, pushing/pulling, climbing, vision, foot controls, balancing, bending, crouching, hearing, twisting, talking.
  • Heavy Work: Exerting 50 – 100 pounds occasionally, 25 -50 pounds frequently, or from 10 up to 20 pounds constantly.
  • Incumbents may be subjected to extreme temperature, wetness and/or humidity, respiratory hazards, noise and vibration, physical hazards.

Required Skills

  • Prioritizing work
  • Solving problems
  • Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction
Job Category: Others
Company: City of Concord
Job Type: Full Time
Education: High School or Equivalent
Job Location: Concord North Carolina
Experience: Entry Level
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