February 14, 2017
Holy Name of Jesus - St. Gregory
Sacristan - Houly Part-time Position | Bi-lingual (English/Spanish)
Church of the Holy Name of Jesus-St. Gregory is located on the upper west side of New York City. The Parish is a vibrant urban ministry with a rich diversity of cultures and languages. We seek to grow as one; and as instruments of God’s peace, we reach out to and welcome all people. We do this through worship, education, and outreach in fulfilling our dream that all might be served in the spirit of St. Francis.
Primary Objective of Position
The Sacristan role is highly visible and is responsible for providing a wide range of general support in a professional manner; overseeing day-to-day operations and procedures such as welcoming presence, preparation for liturgical services (e.g., mass, communion, baptism, funerals, etc.); and building maintenance and operations for an orderly and clean environment.
- Provide a welcoming presence in and around the church, being especially attentive to the safety and security needs of those who come to worship and pray.
- Manage the total operation of the vesting and work sacristies and supervise those who volunteer there--set up for services, care and cleaning of all sacred vessels, objects, and sacristy linens, inventory of alter supplies, etc.
- Maintain the cleanliness and orderliness of the main body of the church, the vesting and work sacristies and assist in attending to the upkeep of the grounds surrounding the church.
All candidate must be well organized, detail oriented, self-motivated, able to interact and work well with others, available to work flexible hours as needed, able to meet physical demands required for the position and bilingual (English/Spanish).
Please send cover letter and resume to Parish at: