Diocese of Rockville Centre

Career Opportunities

St. Joseph, RCC Church in Babylon is looking for an energetic, part-time sacristan to assist the parish on Saturdays 9:30am to 6:30pm


Set up and clean up after weddings to include sweeping up any dirt/flower, replace with “debris” from main isle.

Remove any leftover programs from pews.

Set up and clean up after funerals

Serve as adult altar server at funerals

Make sure heat/air is on in worship spaces

Turn on light and sound systems

Check all lectionaries, Sacramentaries, and Book of the Gospel to be sure they are set to the proper Sunday

Check altar candle and Sanctuary candles, replace if necessary, tracking inventory

Place bulletins at the entrances

Check tabernacle to determine how many consecrated hosts are present

Light candles, set up credence table

After mass, secure all vessels and clean up church.

In-between Church services and Masses, general light cleaning

Make sure all entrances to Church are clear of snow, applying ice-melt when necessary

Is able to lift and move 25 lbs.

Flexible schedule to assist in special Church events, and during busiest liturgical seasons (Easter and Christmas)

POSITION REQUIREMENTS Previous experience working in a parish environment is preferred. Must have good interpersonal skills, be self-motivated and able to engage and collaborate with staff members, parishioners, and clergy.

Qualified candidates should send their resume to:
Anna Rose Regan
St. Joseph Parish
39 N. Carll Avenue, Babylon 11702
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HR Contact

Contact Human Resources Office
Phone: 516-678-5800 Ext. 259
Email: employment@drvc.org

Contact our Pension Department:
Phone: 516-678-5800 Ext. 259
Email: hr@drvc.org
Fax: 516-678-9566