Service Corporation International (SCI) Cemetery Supervisor in Seattle, Washington

Opportunity Details:

Overview & Responsibilities:

We currently have a full time opening for a Cemetery Supervisor at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, Cemetery & Crematory in Seattle, WA. This is the opportunity to be part of the Dignity Memorial® provider network and grow your career in the funeral, cremation and cemetery services business. For us, there is no greater responsibility than celebrating each life like no other and making a difference in the lives of people we serve.

Overview & Responsibilities

The position will be responsible for the overall physical appearance and condition of the park, grounds, and facilities. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Assures that all physical components of the memorialization process are in compliance with the client family wishes and with SCI and Dignity Memorial Promise policies, standard and procedures.

  • Trains and supervises grounds crew.

  • Assures that the grounds crews’ personal appearance, actions, and demeanor present an appropriate image to client families.

  • Maintains a safe working environment by training the staff in proper techniques and use of safety equipment.

  • Assures that the site complies with OSHA and EPA regulations and that the employees comply with appropriate regulations.

  • Maintains proper inventories of equipment, supplies and merchandise and safety equipment.

  • Assures that all equipment is cleaned and properly maintained.

  • This is a hands-on supervisory position that will manage the maintenance operations of all cemeteries within a given market.

  • Manage landscape contracts and contractors to ensure compliance with company standards.

  • Manage overall care of cemeteries to include: application of chemicals, mulch and pruning of greenery.

  • Maintain effective working relationships including communications with management and Staff.

  • Document employee performance and disciplinary issues and make recommendations to SCI management for course of action.

  • Responsible for completing and submitting paperwork to appropriate department or manager.

  • Manages site preparation for services.

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Grounds supervision experience is strongly preferred

  • Minimum 5 years cemetery grounds experience is strongly preferred

  • Strong work ethic and ethical businesses practices are a must

  • Bilingual in Spanish is a plus

SCI Overview:

Who we are. What we do.

We’re more than North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.

We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.

Benefits Options:

  • Health benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)

  • 401K Retirement Savings Plan with company match

  • Vacation and sick time

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Funeral discounts, and more

SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate site at.

As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

Associate Requisition ID Req.45638

# of Openings 1

Category (Portal Searching) Cemetery Maintenance

Type Full-Time

Job Locations US-WA-Seattle