Job Description and Jobs
- 1) Prepares graves and maintains cemetery grounds: Locates grave site according to section, lot, and plot numbers, and marks area to be excavated.
- 2) Removes sod from gravesite, using shovel.
- 3) Digs grave to specified depth, using pick and shovel or backhoe.
- 4) Places concrete slabs on bottom and around grave to line it.
- 5) Mixes and pours concrete to construct foundation for grave marker, using premixed concrete, wheelbarrow, and handtools.
- 6) Positions casket-lowering device on grave, covers dirt pile and sod with artificial grass carpet, erects canopy, and arranges folding chairs to prepare site for burial service.
- 7) Builds wooden forms for concrete slabs, using hammer, saw, and nails.
- 8) Sets grave marker in concrete on gravesite, using shovel and trowel.
- 9) Mows grass, using hand or power mower.
- 10) Prunes shrubs, trims trees, and plants flowers and shrubs on grave, using handtools.
- 11) Removes leaves and other debris from graves, using leaf blowers and weed eaters.
- 12) May drive vehicles, such as backhoe, trucks, and tractors.
- 13) May repair and maintain tools and equipment, using handtools and power tools and applying mechanical knowledge.
- 14) May open and close mausoleum vaults, using handtools.
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