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Interested applicants may forward their resumes to:

Mount Pleasant Group
Human Resources
500-65 Overlea Boulevard
Toronto, ON M4H 1P1

Email: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com

 

The Mount Pleasant Group is committed to providing equitable opportunities to all applicants and welcomes applications from all qualified persons. We will provide accommodation in recruitment as needed. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.


 

Property Service Employee - Permanent Full-Time

Location: Mount Pleasant Cemetery

 

The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

  • Operate Backhoes, trucks and other equipment;
  • Participate in regular cemetery operations including interments and entombments.

 

Days and Hours of Work:

  • As per Collective Agreement;
  • 6/4 Schedule
  • Monday to Saturday, Tuesday to Friday;
  • 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience in cemetery operations
  • Gardening, landscape, and/or construction work would be considered an asset;
  • You will possess a valid Ontario “G” driver’s license;
  • Backhoe experience required.

 

The deadline for internal applications is Thursday, October 28, 2021
Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


 

 

Property Service Employee - Permanent Full-time

Location: Pine Hills Cemetery, Scarborough

 

The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

  • Operate Backhoes, trucks and other equipment;
  • Participate in regular cemetery operations including interments and entombments.

 

Days and Hours of Work:

  • As per Collective Agreement;
  • Tuesday to Saturday;
  • 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience in cemetery operations
  • Gardening, landscape, and/or construction work would be considered an asset;
  • You will possess a valid Ontario “G” driver’s license;
  • Backhoe experience required.

 

The deadline for internal applications is Tuesday, October 26, 2021
Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


 

 

Family Service Clerk - Permanent Full-time

Location: Meadowvale Cemetery, Brampton

 

The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

  • Process memorial orders; create documents, receipts, invoices, foundation and setting orders etc.
  • Maintain existing reports supporting the Team;
  • Create and process Purchase Orders;
  • Reconcile and prepare daily bank deposits and various reports when required;
  • Order and receive office supplies when required;
  • Maintain stock of collateral material as required;
  • Scan and index cemetery documents as required;
  • Ensuring all documents and arrangements are received and finalised;
  • Transfer and Allocation are received and filed;
  • Reconcile petty cash;
  • Relieve Receptionist as required.

 

Days and Hours of Work:

  • Tuesday to Saturday;
  • 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.;

    Qualifications:

    • Commitment to detail and accuracy;
    • A valid Ontario “G” driver’s licence and acceptable driver’s abstract;
    • The successful applicant must obtain a Sales Representative Licence upon hire;
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; team player;
    • Ability to multi-task in a busy office environment;
    • Experience working with MS Office as well as standard office equipment.

       

      The deadline for internal applications is Thursday, October 21, 2021
      Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


       

       

      Service Co-ordinator - Permanent Part-time

      Location: Meadowvale Cemetery, Brampton

       

      The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

      • Assist individuals/families in the selection of interment rights, memorials, inscriptions, cremation and all ancillary services;
      • Process documents relating to memorialization and interments for customers  such as interment Rights Certificates, arrangement forms, transfer and exchange documents, grave/cremation/removal orders, memorial/inscription/ceramic photo orders, endowments, receipts, invoices, time-payment contracts, accounts receivable, bank deposits, service request, etc.;
      • Contribute to property maintenance by watching for problem areas when on the grounds and informing the  Property Management Team;
      • Organise and attend graveside/cremation, interments or entombments services as required;Follow up with customers and employees on arrangements and memorializations;
      • Perform any related sundry activities as assigned.

       

      Days and Hours of Work:

      • Monday, Friday and Saturday;
      • 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.;
      • Days and hours of work may vary based on business needs.

       

      Qualifications:

      • A strong commitment to exceeding customer service expectations;
      • Excellent interpersonal, communication, problem solving and organisation skills;
      • Keen eye for detail and ability to multi-task;
      • Working knowledge of Windows and MS Office;
      • A valid Ontario “G” Driver’s Licence and a clean Driver’s Abstract;
      • Working knowledge of the death care industry would be considered an asset;
      • Experience with or a willingness to undertake basic mechanical tasks as part of routine maintenance and trouble-shooting;
      • Understanding and knowledge of clerical responsibilities would be considered an asset.

       

      The deadline for internal applications is Friday, October 15, 2021
      Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


       

       

      Property Service Employee - Permanent Full-time

      Location: Beechwood Cemetery, Vaughan

       

      The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

      • Operate Backhoes, trucks and other equipment;
      • Participate in regular cemetery operations including interments and entombments.

       

      Days and Hours of Work:

      • As per Collective Agreement;
      • Monday - Saturday / Tuesday - Friday;
      • 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

       

      Qualifications:

      • Demonstrated experience in cemetery operations
      • Gardening, landscape, and/or construction work would be considered an asset;
      • You will possess a valid Ontario “G” driver’s license;
      • Backhoe experience required.

       

      The deadline for internal applications is Friday, October 15, 2021
      Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


       

       

      Service Co-ordinator and Relief Cremation Centre Co-ordinator - Contract Part-time (12 months)

      Location: Thornton Cemetery, Oshawa

       

      The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

      • Assist individuals/families in the selection of interment rights, memorials, inscriptions, cremation and all ancillary services;
      • Process documents relating to memorialization and interments for customers  such as interment Rights Certificates, arrangement forms, transfer & exchange documents, grave/cremation/removal orders, memorial/inscription/ceramic photo orders, endowments, receipts, invoices, time-payment contracts, accounts receivable, bank deposits, service request, etc.;
      • Contribute to property maintenance by watching for problem areas when on the grounds and informing the  Property Management Team;
      • Organise and attend graveside/cremation, interments or entombments services as required;
      • Follow up with customers and employees on arrangements and memorializations;
      • Receive human remains for cremation from funeral homes and transfer services;
      • Ensure that all required documents and records are received and completed correctly;
      • Perform cremations, including witnessing, and processing of remains following corporate policies and procedures;
      • Create and maintain records and files in accordance with corporate policies and procedures;
      • Maintain the Cremation Centre, equipment and associated public spaces as per regular schedule;
      • Perform any related sundry activities as assigned.

       

      Days and Hours of Work:

      • Monday, Friday and Saturday;
      •  8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.;
      •  Days and hours may vary based on business needs.

       

      Qualifications:

      • A strong commitment to exceeding customer service expectations;
      • Excellent interpersonal, communication, problem solving and organisation skills;
      • Keen eye for detail and ability to multi-task;
      • Working knowledge of Windows and MS Office;
      • A valid Ontario “G” Driver’s Licence and a clean Driver’s Abstract;
      • Working knowledge of the death care industry would be considered an asset;
      • Experience with or a willingness to undertake basic mechanical tasks as part of routine maintenance and trouble shooting;
      • Understanding and knowledge of clerical responsibilities would be considered an asset;
      • OACFP Cremation Certification will be considered an asset.

        The deadline for internal applications is Friday, October 15, 2021
        Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


         

         

        Property Service Employee - Permanent Full-time

        Location: Pine Hills Cemetery, Scarborough

         

        The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

        • Operate Backhoes, trucks and other equipment;
        • Participate in regular cemetery operations including interments and entombments.

         

        Days and Hours of Work:

        • As per Collective Agreement;
        • Tuesday - Saturday;
        • 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

         

        Qualifications:

        • Demonstrated experience in cemetery operations
        • Gardening, landscape, and/or construction work would be considered an asset;
        • You will possess a valid Ontario “G” driver’s license;
        • Backhoe experience required.

         

        The deadline for internal applications is Tuesday, October 5, 2021
        Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


         

         

        Family Service Clerk - Contract Full-time (6 months)

        Location: Elgin Mills Cemetery, Richmond Hill

         

        The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

        • Process memorial orders; create documents, receipts, invoices, foundation and setting orders etc.;
        • Maintain existing reports supporting the Team;
        • Create and process Purchase Orders;
        • Reconcile and prepare daily bank deposits and various reports when required;
        • Order and receive office supplies when required;
        • Maintain stock of collateral material as required;
        • Scan and index cemetery documents as required;
        • Ensuring all documents and arrangements are received and finalised;
        • Transfer and Allocation are received and filed;
        • Reconcile petty cash;
        • Relieve Receptionist as required;
        • Perform other sundry duties as assigned.

         

        Days and Hours of Work:

        • Monday to Friday;
        • 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

         

        Qualifications:

        • Commitment to detail and accuracy;
        • A valid Ontario “G” driver’s license and acceptable driver’s abstract;
        • The successful applicant must obtain a Sales Representative Licence upon hire;
        • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; team player;
        • Ability to multi-task in a busy office environment;
        • Experience working with MS Office as well as standard office equipment.

         

        The deadline for internal applications is Thursday, September 30 2021
        Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


               

               

              Property Service Employee - Temporary Part-time (6 months)

              Location: Meadowvale Cemetery, Brampton

               

              The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

              • Operate Backhoes, trucks and other equipment;
              • Participate in regular cemetery operations including interments and entombments.

               

              Days and Hours of Work:

              • As per Collective Agreement;
              • To be determined.

               

              Qualifications:

              • Demonstrated experience in cemetery operations
              • Gardening, landscape, and/or construction work would be considered an asset;
              • You will possess a valid Ontario “G” driver’s license;
              • Backhoe experience required.

               

              The deadline for internal applications is Thursday, September 30 2021
              Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


               

               

              Property Service Employee - Permanent Full-time

              Location: Meadowvale Cemetery, Brampton

               

              The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

              • Operate Backhoes, trucks and other equipment;
              • Participate in regular cemetery operations including interments and entombments.

               

              Days and Hours of Work:

              • As per Collective Agreement;
              • Monday - Saturday / Tuesday - Friday;
              • 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

               

              Qualifications:

              • Demonstrated experience in cemetery operations
              • Gardening, landscape, and/or construction work would be considered an asset;
              • You will possess a valid Ontario “G” driver’s license;
              • Backhoe experience required.

               

              The deadline for internal applications is Friday, September 24, 2021
              Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


               

              Property Service Employee - Temporary Part-time

              Location: Beechwood Cemetery, Vaughan

               

              The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

              • Operate Backhoes, trucks and other equipment;
              • Participate in regular cemetery operations including interments and entombments.

               

              Days and Hours of Work:

              • As per Collective Agreement;
              • Monday, Friday, Saturday;
              • 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

               

              Qualifications:

              • Demonstrated experience in cemetery operations
              • Gardening, landscape, and/or construction work would be considered an asset;
              • You will possess a valid Ontario “G” driver’s license;
              • Backhoe experience required.

               

              The deadline for internal applications is Thursday September 21, 2021
              Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


               

              Family Service Clerk - Contract Full-time (18 months)

               

              Location: Prospect Cemetery, Toronto

               

              The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

              • Check interments/entombments daily; take photographs and rubbings of memorials;
              • Process inscription/scroll orders received by phone/email and occasionally meeting with families;
              • Receiving and tracking of memorial orders, including dealer approvals;
              • Register interment rights and records documents;
              • Create and process purchase orders;
              • Attend graveside interments of cremated remains when required;
              • Scan and index cemetery documents as required;
              • Reconcile and prepare daily bank deposits and various reports when required;
              • Relieve receptionist as required;
              • Perform other sundry duties as assigned.

               

              Days and Hours of Work:

              • Tuesday - Saturday;
              • 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

               

              Qualifications:

              • Commitment to detail and accuracy;
              • A valid Ontario “G” driver’s license and acceptable driver’s abstract;
              • The successful applicant must obtain a Sales Representative Licence upon hire;
              • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; team player;
              • Ability to multi-task in a busy office environment;
              • Experience working with MS Office as well as standard office equipment.

                The deadline for internal applications is Friday, September 17, 2021
                Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.


                   

                  Property Service Employee - Permanent Full-time

                   

                  Location: York Cemetery, North York

                   

                  The Successful Candidate Will be Required to:

                  • Operate Backhoes, trucks and other equipment;
                  • Participate in regular cemetery operations including interments and entombments.

                   

                  Days and Hours of Work:

                  • As per Collective Agreement;
                  • Tuesday - Saturday;
                  • 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                   

                  Qualifications:

                  • Demonstrated experience in cemetery operations
                  • Gardening, landscape, and/or construction work would be considered an asset;
                  • You will possess a valid Ontario “G” driver’s license;
                  • Backhoe experience required.

                   

                  The deadline for internal applications is Thursday September 16, 2021
                  Applications may be forwarded via e-mail to: recruitment@mountpleasantgroup.com.