Catholic Cemeteries - Bristol, CT

Posted: May 10, 2019

The Catholic Cemeteries of Bristol has the full-time position of manager available.

The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to: developing and implementing cemetery management policies and procedures; provide training and resources for the cemetery staff; supervise maintenance, grounds and administrative personnel.  In addition, the manager will oversee all operations in the cemeteries and reviews, evaluates and makes recommendations on all maintenance activities; directs field employee/crew leaders in the maintenance of gravesites, roads and grounds.  Analysis and approval of all expenditures, in coordination with the Pastor, will be an important function of this position.

The manager will work in coordination with funeral directors, veteran's organizations and local military installations, for the conduct of military honor services.

The manager will work on long-range planning, staffing and equipment needs and will need to closely work with suppliers, architects, contractors, company officials, and plumbers, to plan and oversee major projects.

An important part of the position will be establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with veteran's organizations, church leaders, and funeral directors.  The manager may also supervise sales staff or sell burial lots for pre-need and at-need patrons. 

Cemetery management experience is preferred.

Please submit a letter of interest and resume to: [email protected].  For additional information, please contact St. Joseph Parish Center at 860-583-1369