Grounds Person - Bushey Burial - United Synagogue
Jobs Closing Date: 
Friday 16th March 2018

£19,600 per annum

39 hours per week (M, Tu, W, F & Su)


Reporting to the Bushey Foreman, the successful candidate will work in one of our

main cemeteries. 

Full training will provided for you to undertake the following duties:

  • Digging and preparing of graves and back filling
  • Grass cutting and other horticultural duties
  • Cleaning, maintaining and repairing tombstones using angle sanders and jet washers
  • Cleaning the prayer halls, changing rooms, public toilets/mortuary and staff quarters
  • Maintenance of the grounds, leaf and litter collection
  • Erection and making safe of memorials
  • Maintenance and general day to day servicing of machinery and equipment 

The successful candidate will be expected to work well in a team and work outdoors in all weathers. You will have a sense of achievement, be well organised and be able to adopt a practical approach to tasks given. The ability to work unsupervised and project manage your area of work is essential in order to deliver results under pressure and within tight deadlines and objectives. Attention to detail to ensure duties are carried out with the accuracy and quality is also required.


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