Cemetery Laborer Seasonal Position

Class specifications are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed by employees in the class. Specifications are not intended to reflect all duties performed within the job.


The duties performed by the township seasonal cemetery labor include, but are not limited to the following:


  1. Assist the cemetery superintendent in maintaining records of the cemetery department, including logging of completed tasks.

  2. Performs road maintenance and all cemeteries such as repairing potholes, crack ceiling, and paving.

  3. Responsible for mowing, tree trimming, weed whacking and spraying of weeds in cemetery.

  4. Performed preventative and routine maintenance on all cemetery vehicles and equipment, including oil changes.

  5. Performs physical labor including hauling, cutting, cleaning, shoveling, and painting.

  6. Responsible for following all safety regulations set forth by OSHA and Franklin Township

  7. Responsible for all cemetery building and grounds maintenance.

  8. Open and close Graves.



  • Possession of a valid Ohio drivers license.

  • Ability to pass a physical exam and a drug test as required by the state of Ohio and/or Franklin Township.

  • Ability to be called out on other than normal working hours and work various shifts as necessary.

  • General knowledge of the operation, care and maintenance of tools and equipment utilized in the performance of assign duties. 

  • Ability to perform heavy manual labor for extended periods of time. 

  • Ability to understand and follow world and/or written directions.

Pay & Benefits:
Starting pay is $9.50 per hour
Position is expected to be 40 hours per week but that is not guaranteed.

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418 Fairview Drive

Franklin, OH 45005

T: 937.746.2852

F: 937.743.7761

Office Hours

8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m.

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