Oblate Service Corporation
Oblate Missionary Society, Inc

The Oblate Missionary Society, Inc.-Oblate Missions, a division of Oblate Service Corporation, is applicants for GROTTO SUPPORT at the Oblate Lourdes Grotto y Tepeyac. The Oblate Missionary Society, Inc. is a nonprofit mission development and fundraising office, located in Belleville, Illinois and San Antonio, TX.


POSITION STATUS: Part-time, Non-Exempt


  • Provides support for Grotto Masses and activities; light chapel and grounds maintenance.
  • Assists with preparing chapel, altar and sacristy for scheduled liturgies (Ex: Mass and Eucharistic Adoration, etc.) and authorized special events.
  • Provides general office support .(answers telephones, welcomes visitors, receives and properly documents Mass requests, distributes food cards, secures funds received in accordance to procedures , etc.)
  • Assists with kitchen hospitality duties as needed particularly during special events.
  • Assist with preparing for special events (liturgical and religious activities).
  • Monitors and opens Grotto Hall exterior public restrooms as needed (Ex: unlock, tum on lights, inspects premises, monitors every hour).
  • Inspects the Grotto premises and responds to safety, maintenance and janitorial needs of the Oblate Lourdes Grotto, Grotto Chapel and Grotto Ministry Center grounds and facilities (Ex: Restrooms, pedestrian areas, seating areas, stairs, Grotto Sanctuary, devotional areas) in accordance with established safety guidelines.
  • Provides light janitorial help.
  • Performs other duties as required.

WORK HOURS: Sundays 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 pm occasional special events and evening shifts as needed.


  • High school diploma or equivalency, required.
  • Experience in sacristy ministry, preferred.
  • Communication, personal, and organization skills, required.
  • Basic bilingual (English and Spanish) language skills, required.
  • Basic knowledge of the Roman Catholic Church, required.


Qualified candidates should send resume to mvaldez@omiusa.org

Employee referrals are welcomed

Oblate Service Corporation and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Sept. 2, 2021