JOB OPENING: Melrose UU Church Sexton

The Melrose Unitarian Universalist Church is seeking a Church Sexton to care for the building and grounds. This is a part time position, 15-20 hours per week, negotiable and flexible, based on needs. Pay starts at $15 dollars an hour, and a benefits package is possible with certain arrangements. Flexibility in the hourly rate will be considered based on candidate’s experience and related scope of work. Must have availability before and after church events, including some evenings and weekends.

Qualifications: Candidate should be able to perform light to moderate physical labor. Must be able to work independently, proactively assess and respond proactively to building issues, and coordinate regularly with church staff and property committee. Experience managing building or church properties is highly desirable. Must pass CORI/SORI check.

The primary roles of the Church Sexton include:

  • Identify & perform light to medium property maintenance
  • Maintenance coordination with church staff and contractors
  • Planning & communication with church staff


To apply, please submit a resume to Melrose UU Church (see contact information below). Melrose Unitarian Church does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are a welcoming community, providing an inclusive environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.


Melrose UU Church

70 West Emerson Street

Melrose, MA 02176

Email (click on link, please add your contact information in the email you send):

property [at] melroseuu [dot] org

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