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JOIN OUR SUMMER CREW– SHORT TERM CONTRACT, $18.00 hourly; April 29 – August 30, 2024

At Woodlawn Memorial Park we take pride in our services, our people, and our work culture. There is no greater privilege than celebrating each life and making a difference in the lives of the people we serve; our grounds impart serenity and peace to those who visit. Presently we are seeking enthusiastic members to join our Summer Operations Crew to assist with the maintenance of the Cemetery grounds.

Duties & Responsibilities
• General landscape maintenance and assistance with outdoor operations
• Lawn maintenance included mowing and trimming
• Assistance with preparation and completion of burial sites
• General equipment and work area clean up
• Courteous communication with clients, guests, and visitors

Hours of Work
• 40 hours per week $18.00 per hour, generally between 8:00-430.
• Shift times may be adjusted to accommodate operational requirements
• Must be available to work on Saturdays based on operational requirements
• Opportunity to work part time into the fall and winter

Knowledge and Skills Required:
• High School Diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent
• Ability to operate riding lawn mower, and safely operate small landscape power tools and equipment
• Some landscaping maintenance experience would be an asset
• Knowledge of pertinent health and safety legislation including WHMIS
• Activities associated with the role are performed in a variety of weather conditions
• As this is a physical position, you may be required to lift up to 50 lbs. and endure prolonged standing, walking, squatting and bending
• May have interactions with grieving/emotional family and friends while carrying out the duties of the position

Why Woodlawn Memorial Park?

From our Commission members to office staff and groundkeepers, it is the Woodlawn Team who have made the name Woodlawn synonymous with the service and quality people have come to expect from Guelph’s historic cemetery. If you thrive in a value based, performance-driven environment, enjoy a challenge and are passionate about exceptional service, we want to hear from you. Learn more by visiting our website at

Apply now to [email protected]

762 Woolwich St.

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