Careers

Positions at Forest Hills Cemetery

JOB LISTINGS


Position —
Landscape Professional / Grounds worker      

We are one of the nation’s historic garden cemeteries, and we are seeking an experienced and motivated individual to assist in the maintenance of our diverse and varied landscape.

Description

This is a full-time, year ’round benefitted grounds maintenance position.  Moderate overtime is required.

Responsibilities

  • As part of a team, maintains safety and beauty of 275 acre property
  • Installs trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals and sod.
  • Applies fertilizers, pesticides and herbicides and documents their use
  • Makes recommendations on equipment purchases
  • Operates equipment such as backhoes, skid steers, chippers, trucks and utility vehicles
  • Assists with snow and ice control
  • Operates, maintains irrigation systems and monitors new plantings
  • Prunes ornamentals; weeds flower beds
  • Assists in other tasks as directed

Compensation

  • 40 Hours/week hourly rate with some overtime
  • 80/20 Health/Dental/Vision insurance
  • Long and short term disability
  • 401K Retirement

Requirements

  • Must possess a hydraulic operator’s license
  • Must possess a pesticide applicator’s license
  • Background in grounds maintenance/construction/turf care
  • Other skills such as carpentry, masonry a bonus
  • Good people skills and respectful demeanor
  • Must have good organizational skills; be able to work independently or as part of a team

Please send your resume and references to inquiries@nullforesthillscemetery.com or mail to our office at 95 Forest Hills Avenue, Boston, MA 02130

 


Position —
Administrative Assistant  

Description

This is a full-time, year ’round benefitted office administration position.

Responsibilities

  • As part of the team, performing regular office functions
  • Responsible for maintaining paperwork and process flows for interments and cremations
  • Interacting professionally with vendors and families in person, over the phone, and by email
  • Various related customer service duties
  • Assists in other tasks as directed

Compensation

  • 40 Hours/week hourly rate with some overtime
  • 80/20 Health/Dental/Vision insurance
  • Long and short term disability

Requirements

  • 3 – 4 Years of experience performing relevant administrative tasks
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite of programs
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills and a respectful demeanor
  • Must have good organizational skills and be able to prioritize tasks
  • Be able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Other skills such as bilingual in English and Chinese is valuable

Please send your resume and references to inquiries@nullforesthillscemetery.com or mail to our office at 95 Forest Hills Avenue, Boston, MA 02130