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Cemetery Worker
  • Employer: Halton Borough Council
  • Reference: ECR/21/147601
  • Published: Mon 12/04/2021, 9:00 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 03/05/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week, 8am -4pm Monday to Friday
  • Salary: £20092 to £21748 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Halton Borough Council, Cheshire

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Cemetery Worker

Halton Borough Council is currently recruiting for a full time Cemetery Worker position to work within our Cemeteries team, based in either Widnes or Runcorn.

You will be required to work outdoors on tasks including grave-digging, horticulture and cleansing to maintain our attractive cemeteries and grounds for visitors. The role will require the operation of a range of larger plant machinery, such as excavators, to provide grave digging and associated services. 

Ideally,you will have previous experience in land-based working and grave excavation and be able to work professionally and sympathetically with members of the public.

You must posess GCSE English & Maths at grade D or above (or equivalent) and have gained a Level 2 Qualification in Horticulture. A Full UK driving license (B and B1) is essential for this role. 

In return for your commitment, we can offer you a comprehensive package of benefits including training & development, uniform, access to a generous pension scheme and annual leave entitlement. 

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Graham Cookson (Assistant Parks Manager - Cemeteries) on 0151 511 6979.

Interviews will be held in May 2021