Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
San Diego, CA. Cemetery Assistant Manager

Position summary: To perform administrative support duties and assist the Executive Director/General Manager in directing the office and grounds activities at Holy Cross Cemetery, which includes The supervision of the Family Service team, the daily funeral schedules and cemetery plotting.

Qualifications: At least five years’ experience as Family Service Counselor with two or more years as team manager. Possess the ability to interact effectively with clients. Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products. Knowledge of the Catholic Faith, a practicing Catholic Bachelor’s degree a plus. Bilingual, English and Spanish a plus.

Submit a resume and cover letter to
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
4470 Hilltop Dr.
San Diego, CA. 92102

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston
Director of Catholic Cemeteries

Mt. Olivet Cemetery

7801 I-45 South
Dickinson, Texas 77539


The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston seeks a Director of Catholic Cemeteries, a ministry devoted to the works of mercy that pertain to dealing with death in the context of faith. The Director maintains, develops, and manages the fiscal responsibilities for the cemeteries owned and operated by the Archdiocese. In addition, the Director assists pastors with parish owned cemeteries as sacred places dedicated to the religious purpose of: burying the dead, praying for the living and the dead, comforting those who mourn, witnessing to our shared belief in one, holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church, the communion of saints, the forgiveness of sin, and the resurrection of the dead. The Catholic Cemeteries Offices offer educational programs, providing information on Catholic burial practices, Catholic approaches to death and dying, including end of life issues, the full use of the Order of Christian Funerals, and the benefits of preparing all funeral arrangements from liturgy to funeral home to cemetery before the time of need.

The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston serves more than 1.7 million Catholics in 146 parishes across 10 counties and is pastored by Daniel Cardinal DiNardo assisted by Auxiliary Bishop Italo Dell’Oro. The Catholic Cemeteries office is located at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Dickinson, TX, which is 25 miles from beautiful Galveston, Texas, a coastal resort city and port off the Southeast Texas coast on Galveston Island and Pelican Island.

The Director of Catholic Cemeteries is a ministry of the Archdioceses of Galveston-Houston and candidates must be a practicing catholic in good standing with the Church. This is a 12 month, full-time, no less than 40 hours per week, benefits eligible position.

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Management or closely related field with CPA license preferred. Minimum ten (10) years of experience in cemetery management, with at least five (5) years in a supervisory capacity. Valid Texas driving license required.

Suitable candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and salary requirement* via email to: with Director of Catholic Cemetery on the subject line.

*Applicants who do not include salary requirement will not be considered.


Cemetery Operations & Projects Manager

The Catholic Cemeteries, located in St. Paul/Minneapolis, is looking to hire an Operations & Projects Manager. We are responsible for 6 cemeteries, 3 of them historic within the Twin Cities area. Position is full time with benefits. Supervision includes Field Managers and Field Staff. Salary will be dependent upon experience.

The mission of the Operations & Projects Manager is to manage all Field Managers, coordinate work functions, and projects related to the field operations of the six cemeteries owned and operated by The Catholic Cemeteries. Oversees the performance and delivery of burial services, maintenance of cemetery infrastructure systems, projects, and is a liaison for customer relations. Coordinates the creation, development, and management of strategic planning, project management, safety, work quality systems, and training. The Operations & Projects Manager is an executive level management position and has responsibilities related to the overall management of The Catholic Cemeteries in coordination with other executive management staff positions.

For a full job description with additional list of skills needed for this position, please email Cindy Keller, Corporate Development Manager, prior to July 26th at



Executive Director – Catholic Cemeteries, Inc.

Catholic Cemeteries, Inc. of the Diocese of Wilmington is seeking an experienced professional for its Executive Director position.  Reporting to the Vicar General/Moderator of the Curia, the Executive Director is responsible for the strategic vision, and operational and financial stability of the 3 diocesan cemeteries.  Well qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field with previous Catholic cemetery management and/or administration experience including organizational planning, budgeting, property development and management, building construction and maintenance, local, state, and federal regulations, as they apply to cemetery operations; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter, including salary requirements, and resume to

Please reference CemeteryED in the subject line.  No phone calls please.