Bereavement Services Operative  

Job:                               Bereavement Services Operative  

Salary:                         Grade 4 (£18,426 – £19,171 FTE) 

Base:                            Crewe Cemetery, Crewe

Shift Pattern:            37 hours a week 

Contract Duration:  Permanent 


Do you have experience in grounds maintenance and operating a range of vehicles and plant equipment? Can you show empathy and understanding? Is providing high levels of customer service important to you?

If you can answer yes to the above questions you may be the person for us.

Orbitas Bereavement Services is a wholly owned Company of Cheshire East Council and has responsibility for managing the Council’s 11 cemeteries and 2 crematoria.

As a Bereavement Services Operative you will play an important role to provide bereavement services to the community of East Cheshire.  You will be responsible for undertaking the preparation of graves (via mechanical or manual methods), maintenance operations, cleansing and general upkeep of the cemeteries and crematorium grounds. 

In return you will enjoy the benefits of a competitive salary, a career average pension scheme and salary sacrifice schemes.

Once you have become competent as a Bereavement Services Operative you will also be given the opportunity to undertake further training to open up more career opportunities and increase your pay.

For more information or an informal chat about the position please contact: Christine Heathcote on 07772 866995

To apply please email: HRAnsainbox@ansa.co.uk to request an application form.

Closing date: Monday 27th January 2020