Careers at Arlington National Cemetery

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Below are the current openings at Arlington National Cemetery. Some will be open to the public, others will be targeted to federal employees, veterans and other personnel.

All postings are on USAjobs.gov and all applicants must use the apply function on the job announcement page to be considered. Arlington National Cemetery does not accept resumes or provide public offerings away from the USAJobs website.

Along with this web page, you can follow us on Twitter @ArlingtonNatl and #WorkAtANC for new job announcements.


Electrician

08/17/2020 to 08/28/2020

  • Independently plan and lay out electrical systems, determines type and size of materials needed and completes installation, modifications and repairs with little check during progress of work.
  • Perform electrical work in connection with the maintenance, repair and installation of electrical wiring systems, fixtures, controls, and equipment.
  • Inspect, maintain, clean, repair, test, and adjust light sockets, lighting fixtures, fans, switches, office and heating appliances, fire alarms, clocks, rheostats, thermostats and electrical drills, grinders and shop equipment.
  • Install, maintain, and repair major electrical items and equipment which have complex electronic-electrical circuitry, e.g., fire alarm systems, water pressure switches, electro-temperature thermostats, relays, and audible signaling devices.

Learn more and apply at USAJobs: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/576403800


Cemetery Caretaker

08/25/2020 to 09/14/2020

  • Prepare grave sites for interment services by placing planks, greens, chairs, tarpaulins, tents, and lowering devices, and removing equipment following the interment services.
  • Operate dump trucks, stake and platform trucks, pickup trucks, and tractors and tractor attachments to transport work equipment and materials around the cemetery.
  • Back fill grave sites using shovel and hand tamper, levels grave sites and replaces floral items on graves, and removes excess soil from graves by loading in truck or trailer.
  • Install, maintain, and repair major electrical items and equipment which have complex electronic-electrical circuitry, e.g., fire alarm systems, water pressure switches, electro-temperature thermostats, relays, and audible signaling devices.
  • Place grave markers to specified height and alignment in accordance with section layout plan.
  • Set up for special ceremonies in such areas as the amphitheater and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

Learn more and apply at USAJobs: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/576962400