Burial Grounds Manager (Part-time) – Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Burial Grounds Manager (Part-time)

Government of the Virgin Islands

Road Town, British Virgin Islands


Submitted by SGibbs on 16 February 2023 – 4:01pm

Internal Position No.: 

MHSD 5 of 2023


Role Summary

The successful applicant will maintain burial grounds and documentation relating to burials to ensure smooth running of said grounds and that departmental objectives are met.

Main Responsibilities

  1. Maintain burial ground to ensure order and appearance is maintained.
  2. Repair and maintain tombs and tombstones to ensure prevention of water incursion damage.
  3. Maintain Register of Burials to ensure data is available for inspection at all times.
  4. Select and permit burial plots to ensure regularity and consistency of burial area.
  5. Unlock and lock cemetery gates to ensure daily access is allowed.
  6. Ensure sanctity of cemetery is maintained to ensure dignified peace for mourners.
  7. Perform any other related duties as required by Supervisor or any other senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the department.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • One (1) year working experience
  • Valid BVI driver’s license (if required)
  • Basic knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures relating to burials
  • Basic knowledge of the use of standard office equipment
  • Good time management and organisational skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work as a team player

Closing Date: 

Thursday, 2 March 2023

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