Funeral Director Apprentice
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POST DATE 7/28/2020
END DATE 7/30/2020
Palm City, FL
StoneMor Inc. is conducting a search for a Funeral Director Apprentice to join our team. Under supervision of the Funeral Director, will assist and observe funeral services and perform embalming services for the funeral home. Also, performs functions related to the coordination of legal and administrative matters associated with funeral service.
We offer a competitive benefits package, including: Medical, Dental, 401k, Life, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, Tuition Reimbursement & much more!
RESPONSIBILITIES: * Performs technical and cosmological embalming services, including preparation of deceased for visitation and/or transfer as required.
* Finalizes details discussed during arrangement conferences, i.e., contacts clergy, types death certificate, distributes service schedule, notifies newspaper, and prepares draft prayer cards.
* Directs funeral services and visitation, including greeting family members, opening parlor, coordinating and instructing pallbearers, greeting and escorting clergy to chapel. May assist with funerals while not acting as primary director or act as hearse or limousine driver when needed.
* Explains service options to customers and provides pricing information.
* Prepares or coordinates preparation and issuance of permits and documents associated with funerals and embalming. This includes death certificate, permits from coroner, writing embalming case study and others as required.
* Removes and transports deceased from home or hospital to funeral home.
* Maintains cleanliness of preparation room and equipment.
* Performs all other related functions as assigned.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: * Requires some education from an accredited school of embalming or mortuary science with a desire to become a licensed funeral director.
SKILLS: * Excellent communication skills
* Excellent customer service skills
* Ability to handle multiple tasks with interruptions
* Requires a relatively high degree of concentration and attention for a continuous period of time
* Requires occasional standing/walking and occasional lifting or pushing
* Requires frequent lifting and pushing
STONEMOR INC. IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER