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VETERANS CEMETERY SUPERVISOR

Recruitment #19-002152-0001

GRADE

11

LOCATION OF POSITION

14502 Pleasant Valley Road NE

Flinstone, MD 21530

Main Purpose of Job

This position provides supervisory level of work in the care, beautification and maintenance of State cemetery grounds. Employees in this classification supervise Veterans Cemetery Caretakers, Veteran Cemetery Equipment Operators and lower-level grounds and buildings maintenance workers.

POSITION DUTIES

Direct and supervise Motorized equipment Operators and Cemetery Caretakers on how to perform their daily work duties. To provide internment services and perpetual care of burial sites for eligible Maryland Veterans and their dependents and to give each and every internment a dignified burial.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Completion of the sixth grade.

Experience: Two years of experience in grounds keeping or buildings and grounds maintenance work.

Note:  Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a non-commissioned officer in general maintenance classifications or cemetery caretaking specialty codes in the general maintenance field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required experience.

DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Experience in supervision of grounds and maintenance workers.

Experience in cemetery maintenance and equipment.

Experience with the application of fertilizers and pesticides.

Experience in the maintenance of manual and power grounds keeping equipment.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS

Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

1. Employees in this classification may be subject to call-in 24 hours a day and may be required to provide the employing agency with a telephone number where they can be reached.

2. Employees in this classification may be required to apply and store pesticides. Such employees shall use or apply pesticides in compliance with Maryland State pesticide regulations and licensing requirements.

SELECTION PROCESS

All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date.  We will not consider information submitted after this date.

For education obtained outside the U.S., a copy of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must be provided prior to hire.

Successful candidates will be ranked as Best Qualified, Better Qualified, or Qualified and placed on the employment (eligible) list for at least one year.  The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this or other State agencies.

EXAMINATION PROCESS

The assessment may consist of a rating of your education, training, and experience related to the requirements of the position.  It is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application.  Please report all experience and education that is related to this position.

BENEFITS

FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS

Online application process is STRONGLY preferred.  If you are unable to apply online, you may submit a paper application and supplemental questionnaire (by the closing date) to:

Department of Budget and Management

Recruitment and Examination Division

301 W. Preston Street, Room 608

Baltimore, MD 21201

 

For inquiries regarding this recruitment, please call 410-767-4850.

The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this or other State agencies.

TTY  Users: call via Maryland Relay

As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity. People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.