Cemetery Services Coordinator

City of North Vancouver

The Corporation of the City of North Vancouver
Cemetery Services Coordinator

Regular Full Time

The City of North Vancouver is the urban core of the beautiful North Shore and has a long-term vision to be “The Healthiest Small City in the World”, with five key priorities to be a City for People, a Liveable City, a Vibrant City, a Connected City and a Prosperous City.

The Engineering, Parks and Environment department is looking for a regular full time Cemetery Services Coordinator to join their team.

In this position you will coordinate the day to day operations of the City of North Vancouver Cemetery; ensuring compliance with established legislation and bylaws and providing a variety of services in support of cemetery operations.  This includes meeting with families and other representatives to discuss interment arrangements, processing the purchase of lots, interments and markers, tracking payments from third parties, issuing permits for burial, grave markers and gardens and providing information and assistance to a variety of contacts.  You will coordinate with the cemetery caretaker on specific requirements regarding interments, make visits to the cemetery to determine availability of lots and ensure that graves and markers are in compliance with bylaw requirements.  You will also develop and maintain records related to cemetery operations and recommend revised policies and procedures and new services as well as perform a variety of miscellaneous clerical tasks.

You will have considerable related work experience, preferably in municipal government, supplemented by relevant post-secondary courses or an equivalent combination of training and experience.  You will have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships, excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong time management abilities.  The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines is essential.  Additionally, you will have a keyboarding speed of 50 wpm and proficiency in Microsoft Office. A valid BC Class 5 driver’s license is also required.

Shortlisted candidates may be required to complete standardized tests or exercises to demonstrate their applicable skills and knowledge.

$28.55 – 33.60 per hour
(Pay grade 18 – January 2019 rates)

Hours of Work:
The City of North Vancouver currently works on a compressed work schedule of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00p.m., Monday to Friday, with one scheduled day off (Monday or Friday) approximately each three-week scheduling cycle.

If you are passionate about making the City of North Vancouver an even greater place to live, work and play, apply on-line through the Career Portal at www.cnv.org  by Monday, December 16, 2019.

Thank you for your interest in the City of North Vancouver.

Posting:  2019-0146

Organization: City of North Vancouver

Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Office Administration,Cemetery Services
Posted: December 2, 2019, 4:52 pm
Expires: December 16, 2019, 4:30 pm

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