Facilities Care and Maintenance Assistant – “Church Sexton”

Saint Michael’s Church is seeking a “people first, Christian servant leader” to fill the full-time position of Church Sexton.  This team-mate will work with the Church Property Manager to keep the church and parish buildings prepared for services and meetings.  To be successful in this position, the selected candidate must first have a heart for service, enjoy working with staff and volunteers, be comfortable with time sensitive assignments, accept schedule changes, have a willingness to be always helpful, and comfortable with their statement of faith. Typical duties include working with volunteers and staff to prepare the church, grounds, and facilities for weekday services, weekday events, weekend events, Sunday services, weddings, funerals, and caring for the Church’s historic property and artifacts.  Included in these activities are preparing church for services, setting-up and tearing down tables and chairs for events, helping to keep the facilities and church artifacts clean and orderly, and other assigned duties as required.  As a member of two-person team, rotating weekend duties are required.  The Sexton must be able to climb a ladder and lift 50lbs.  A full list of typical duties is attached.

This position includes full benefits, a starting hourly salary of $40,000 per year, room for advancement, and overtime.  Benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, and a 403b retirement plan with an employer match after the first year.

To be considered for this position, please provide your resume or the following information:



Phone Number:

Current Employer:

Years at Current Job:

If you have been on your current job for less than two years, please provide a list of your last five years of employment.

Please share how you can make the Sexton’s position extraordinary:

Please email your response to Angela Stanley, Property Manager at

For a full job description, along with the Statement of Faith, please click this link: Sexton Job Description




Saint Michael’s vision is to transform hearts through Jesus Christ.  Consistent with our vision is our priority to successfully communicate with church members and visitors. 

The church receptionist serves in direct support of the Director of Communications for this purpose to include:

  • the answering, screening and forwarding phone calls
  • greeting church members and visitors entering the church office building
  • sorting and distributing correspondence to the church staff.  

This is a full time position with work hours Monday through Thursday from 8:30am to 4:30pm and Fridays from 8:30 to 12:30.  

Please send your resume to or contact Trish McGuinn, Director of Communications at or 843-723-0603 for more information.