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Pinelawn Memorial Park and Arboretum is a place where families can find solace, somewhere that beauty surrounds them as they pay their respects to a loved one. Pinelawn takes the utmost care and attention to detail so that families can feel at peace with their decision to lay a loved one to rest amongst the natural beauty found throughout the grounds.

Pinelawn is currently seeking, individuals who are motivated, detail-oriented, empathetic, organized, and interested in making a difference in the lives of the many families we assist in the various capacities, as listed below:

Open Positions

Accountant


Accountant

Salary: From $60,000 a year
Job Type: Full-time
Number of hires for this role: 1
Qualifications
    • Bachelor's (Preferred)
    • Accounting: 3 years (Preferred)
    • GAAP: 1 year (Preferred)
    • CPA (Preferred)

Full Job Description
Pinelawn Cemetery, Memorial Park, and Arboretum is a place where families can find solace, somewhere that beauty surrounds them as they pay their respects to a loved one. At Pinelawn Cemetery in Farmingdale, New York, we take the utmost care and attention to detail so that families can feel at peace with their decision to lay a loved one to rest amongst the natural beauty found throughout the cemetery and memorial park. Additionally, we guide families every step of the way so that they feel a sense of security even during the most trying of times.

Pinelawn Memorial Park is seeking an experienced and detailed-oriented accountant to join our team. A qualified candidate should possess solid organization, interpersonal, and analytical skills.

** Compensation competitive based on both education and experience

Essential Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Preparing financial reports and performing account analysis on a monthly basis.
  • Reconciling investments accounts, maintaining the general ledger and fixed assets schedule
  • Assisting with external audit preparations.
  • Prepare, analyze, or verify annual reports, financial statements, and other records, using accepted accounting and statistical procedures to assess financial condition and facilitate financial planning.
  • Developing recommendations to optimize company’s accounting systems and procedures and detect inaccuracies.
  • Supervising staff and bookkeepers, plan their work and assign tasks.
  • Organizing financial statements and budget preparation, accurately and timely.
  • Collect and analyze data to detect deficient controls, duplicated effort, extravagance, fraud, or non-compliance with laws, regulations, and management policies.
  • Inspect account books and accounting systems for efficiency, effectiveness, and use of accepted accounting procedures to record transactions.
  • Prepare, examine, or analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
  • Performs other duties and tasks as assigned.
Qualifications:
  • Must have at least 3-5 years of experience in both public and/or private organization
  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Experience in a non-profit organization is preferred
  • CPA license is preferred, not required
  • Strong skills with Microsoft Office preferably Microsoft Excel

Pinelawn is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $60,000.00 per year Benefits:
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:
  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Education:
  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Experience:
  • Accounting: 3 years (Preferred)
  • GAAP: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:
  • CPA (Preferred)

Work Location:
  • One location

Work Remotely:
  • No
Maintenance/Grounds Crew


Maintenance/Grounds Crew

Urgently hiring
Job details
Salary: $23.38 an hour

Job Type: Full-time and Temporary

Number of hires for this role: 5

Qualifications
  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
  • Landscape Maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Driver's License (Preferred)
Full Job Description
Pinelawn Memorial Park is seeking Full-Time Seasonal maintenance/Grounds crew to assist with keeping the grounds in their beautiful, serene state.

Employees operate our vehicles and routinely perform heavy physical labor. As such, having a valid driver’s license and being able to perform heavy physical labor are essential requirements and qualifications for a position on Pinelawn’s maintenance crew. Employeess must pass a physical fitness examination upon hire, which confirms their ability to meet the physical rigors of the job.

Essential Job Functions:
Employees are required to help carry caskets during interments and entombments, as needed. The casket can be small and contain remains of a 100-pound person or it can contain remains of a 400-pound person. It does not matter what job an employee is assigned to; if the funeral crew needs another set of hands carrying a casket, the closest person in the area will be required to help.

The maintenance work at Pinelawn consists of physical labor. There is no non-physical work. Drivers must be able to: lift caskets, bronzes memorials, cement foundations for memorials, sod, plywood; maneuver equipment such as tampers, jackhammers, bronze trimmers; put tree branches into a chipper; shovel soil and snow; etc. They must also have a full range of motion to carry out their assignments, which vary from picking up debris and pulling weeds to operating a backhoe or digging out a broken sprinkler head.

Physical Requirements of the Maintenance Employee position:
Below is a list of the physical requirements of a Maintenance Employee on daily basis:
- Remain on their feet for continuous periods of time
- Climb ladders, stairs, ramps, etc.
- Walk considerable distances during the course of the day
- Lifting, rising and lowering objects from one level to another
- Pulling and pushing, exerting force to move objects
- Carrying objects
- Handling - seizing, holding, grasping, turning, and working with hands
- Reaching, using hands and arms to reach for objects
- Stooping and crouching; bending forward, bending at the waist, legs, and spine
- Crawling and moving about on his hands and knees (ex: when inspecting a mausoleum crypt)
- Balancing – maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, crouching (especially during wet conditions)

Maintenance employees work outside and are exposed to all weather conditions including: heat, humidity, rain, snow, cold, frost, etc. They must carry out their assignments, which involve the physical demands listed above, in all weather conditions.

Pinelawn Memorial Park is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Pay: $23.38 per hour

Benefits:
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
Schedule:
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends
Education:
  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
Experience:
  • Landscape Maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)
License/Certification:
  • Driver's License (Preferred)
Work Location:
  • One location

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity

Work Remotely:
  • No

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If you and/or someone you know is interested, please submit your resume or email to kspeckin@pinelawn.com.
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