Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of Washington

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Employment Opportunities at The Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of Washington, Inc.

The Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of Washington lives out the Corporal Work of Mercy, Burying the Dead, by accompanying bereaved families as they honor their beloved dead with hope in the Resurrected Lord.

We seek employees who take seriously the Christian imperative to pray for the dead and to comfort those who mourn. Our cemeteries are located in the District of Columbia and Montgomery County, Prince George’s County, and St. Mary’s County in Maryland. Employment opportunities arise in all locations and are listed here as they become available.

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Washington, D.C.

Mount Olivet Cemetery
No current openings.


Montgomery County

All Souls Cemetery
No current openings.


Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Cemetery Counselor: Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Silver Spring-Aspen Hill, Maryland has an immediate opening for a professional individual with excellent communication skills to assist families in selecting cemetery goods and services. No previous cemetery experience necessary. Must have, at minimum, a high school diploma and a clean driver’s record. Candidate must also have the ability and willingness to work flexible hours, Monday through Saturday, 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Competitive pay and excellent benefits.

Required education: High school or equivalent
Required license or certification: Clean Driver’s License

Email resume, application and cover letter to the Cemetery Manager at goh@ccaw, or send by fax to 301-871-1306.


Prince George’s County

Resurrection Cemetery
Cemetery Counselor: Resurrection Cemetery in Clinton, Maryland has an immediate opening for a professional individual with excellent communication skills to assist families in selecting cemetery goods and services. Must have, at minimum, a high school diploma and a clean driver’s record. Candidate must also have the ability and willingness to work flexible hours, Monday through Saturday, 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Competitive pay and excellent benefits.

Required education: High school or equivalent
Required license or certification: Clean Driver’s License

Email resume, application and cover letter to the Cemetery Manager at res@ccaw.org, or send by fax to 301-868-6874.

General Utility: Resurrection Cemetery in Clinton, Maryland has an immediate opening for a reliable, hard-working individual with a high school education or GED, and a clean driverís record. Responsibilities include lawn care, dig, backfill and tamp graves, install grave monuments and markers, and general grounds maintenance. Must be able to perform in adverse weather conditions (i.e. extreme summer heat and extreme winter weather). Candidate must also have the ability and willingness to work flexible hours, Monday through Saturday, 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Competitive pay and excellent benefits.

Email resume, application and cover letter to the Cemetery Manager at res@ccaw.org, or send by fax to 301-868-6874.


Saint Mary’s County

Saint Mary’s Queen of Peace Cemetery
No current openings.


Archdiocesan Cemeteries Corporate Office

John A. Spalding
President/Chief Executive Officer
The Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of Washington, Inc.
13801 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 871-1300
jas@ccaw.org