Adecco is currently assisting a local Mausoleum and Crematorium in their search for a Direct Hire opportunity in New Orleans. Our client is a family, owned, small business looking for someone to join their team. Their immediate opening is for a Sexton/Groundskeeper. This position is an extremely important part of their operations. As they search for this position, they are looking for someone who is not only hardworking, but also someone who is compassionate. The Sexton/Groundskeeper would be helping to prepare and maintain the final resting place of New Orleanians and their loved ones.
The sexton/Groundskeepr is responsible for the upkeep and operations of the mausoleum, cemetery and crematorium. Hours for this position are Tuesday-Saturday from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM.


Specific Requirements for the Job:

Must have a high school diploma

Must have a valid driver’s license

Must be responsible, reliable and drug free

Must be able to work outdoors

Must be able to lift moderate weights

Must be mechanically inclined

Must be licensed by the State of Louisiana as a Crematory Operator

(Or be willing to be trained and licensed within 2 weeks paid by employer)


Major Areas of Responsibility:

Accurately conduct cremations and funerals including all paperwork

Opening, preparing and closing of burial properties

Lead funeral processions

Overseeing cleanliness of the mausoleum

Maintain a safe work environment

Bug treatments throughout the facility

Maintain an accurate inventory of all cemetery and crematory materials

Equipment maintenance

Service trash on Wednesdays and Fridays

Daily opening and securing of gates and doors throughout facility.

Check floors for cleanliness before opening

Miscellaneous projects with the mausoleum and

If you are a hands-on person with technical ability, a strong work ethic and has compassion for people, we would love to hear from you! Please click to apply now.

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