Grounds Assistant

    Tuesday 14th May 2024

    Grounds Assistant (Seasonal)

    Location: Glasnevin Cemetery & possibly other cemeteries as required - Click here for more info
    Hours: 39 hours per week plus overtime
    Duration: Seasonal, 4 months (fixed term contract)


    Dublin Cemeteries Trust is seeking a full-time Grounds Assistant for seasonal work (4 months).

    The post holder will be a member of the Grounds Team, and have responsibility for ensuring that the cemetery is maintained to an excellent standard. 

    Ideal candidates will possess the following:

    • Full, clean driver's license - Desirable
    • Previous experience in a similar role (grounds maintenance, landscaping, etc.) - Essential
    • Good communication skills. 
    • Commitment to Health and Safety requirements.
    • Good interpersonal skills with an ability to work independently and as part of a wider team. 
    • A strong sense of customer care and an ability to deal sensitively with customers, including the bereaved. 
    • A drive to learn and develop within the role.
    • Competent in the use of computer systems. 
    • Reliable, good timekeeping and attendance.  

    About Dublin Cemeteries Trust:

    Founded in 1828, Dublin Cemeteries Trust group is the leading provider of Burial and Cremation services in the greater Dublin area and manages a total of five Cemeteries and three Crematoria, including an award-winning heritage site at Glasnevin, Ireland’s National Cemetery.

    How to apply

    Send your CV to Beatriz Perez, HR Manager, at Applications must be received no later than Friday, 17 May 2024.

    Dublin Cemeteries Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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