Administrative Assistant

The Catholic Cemeteries of the Diocese of Hamilton is currently seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant to join our staff at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Burlington. This is an exciting and a great opportunity for a rewarding career in the bereavement industry. The position offers a competitive benefits package and a great work environment.


Reporting directly to the Manager of Sales and Family Services, this position will be primarily responsible for greeting and directing families and/or visitors both in person and on the phone, providing general reception duties and performing clerical duties as required. 


  • Providing quality customer service to the families we serve; in person, email or on the telephone.
  • Greet customers both on the phone and at reception area and answer general inquires
  • Providing information on services to funeral homes and families as required.
  • Providing administrative support to ensure accuracy of records and documentation. This will include but not limited to: writing receipts, preparing bank deposits, typing, data entry, filing and collating of materials.


  • Post-secondary education or combination of education/administrative experience.
  • Effective team player with the ability to multi-task, prioritize and work independently
  • Exceptional customer service skills and effective communication (verbal and written) with a high level of attention to detail
  • Strong administrative skills with creative problem solving solutions
  • Possess a working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, and Excel)
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills to interact with a wide range of individuals in sensitive situations.
  • Fluency in a second language is an asset, but not a requirement


If this sounds like you, please submit your resume with cover letter to 

We would like to thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.