Job Postings

September 16, 2021

Full- Time Apprentice Funeral Director/Embalmer

Boston Cremation (Malden, MA)

About Us:
Do you want to be a part of something special? Boston Cremation, the area’s fastest-growing funeral home, is looking for a full-time apprentice who is actively pursuing licensure.

Position Requirements/Duties:
The ideal candidate will be enrolled or soon to be enrolled in mortuary school, have a valid driver's license, communicate well with other team members, transport patients to and from crematory, answer phones, greet visitors, handle correspondence and be willing to pitch in to do whatever needs to be done. Attention to detail is imperative. Our work is very people-oriented, so we value a pleasant manner and professional appearance. We maintain an upbeat office environment, and we really enjoy coming to work. Must be able to work independently and be able to lift 100 lbs.

Contact:
Please e-mail us your current resume and a cover letter stating why you think you would be a good addition here.
Victor Buonfiglio- victorbuonfiglio@bostoncremation.org

 

August 26, 2021

Full-Time Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Maberry Funeral Home, Inc. (Floyd, VA)

Family owned and operated funeral home since 1927, seeking a full time Licensed Virginia funeral Director/Embalmer in good standing with the board.

Must be well groomed, motivated, dynamic individual who can multitask, have excellent communication skills, detail oriented and be a team player.

Must have insurable driving record, and pass a background check. Computer skills are necessary.

We pride ourselves in being leaders in our community, to make a difference.

Competitive salary, health, dental and vision insurance with paid vacation/sick time.

Contact:
Qualified applicants should submit their resume and salary history to: maberryfuneralhome@swva.net, attention Mitzi Maberry Roberson, Manager.

August 24, 2021

Full-Time Route Services Representative ( 3 positions available)

Final Gift Pet Memorial Center (Cranston, RI)

About Us:

Are you passionate about helping others? Do you enjoy customer/client interaction while delivering exceptional service? Do you also enjoy delivering compassion and assistance to those in need? If so, we are looking for YOU!

Final Gift Pet Memorial Center is part of North America's leading provider of pet aftercare services to veterinary clinics and pet parents. From our cremation choices and private viewings to unique memorial products, we offer several ways to say final tribute to pets and remember them for years to come. This is your chance to get your foot in the door with a growing company. Welcome to your new CAREER!

Job Duties

  • Daily driving within an established route.
  • Drive company vans to transport to and from various destinations
  • Test vehicle before and after shift to ensure that lights, brakes, windshield wipers, and tire pressure are in proper working condition
  • Maintain relationships with veterinary doctors, hospitals, clinics, and their employees.
  • Provide exceptional customer service to our pet parents.
  • Must be able to easily lift 65 lbs.
  • Assisting the operations staff when necessary.

Requirements

  • 5 years of driving experience preferred
  • Must have valid driver's license, and clean driving record
  • High School Diploma preferred
  • Professional appearance and manners.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of local driving rules and regulations.
  • Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills.
  • Excellent time management

Why work with us:
$1,000 Sign On Bonus ($500-Sign-On/$500- Retention)

  • Competitive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Safe and welcoming work environment
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Basic Life AD&D
  • Voluntary Supplemental Coverage
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Savings Account
  • Pet Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Vacation
  • Personal Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Grief Support for Employees
  • Employee Assistance Program

Work Conditions

  • Physical ability to lift 65 lbs minimum.
  • Safety equipment may be required, e.g. steel-toed safety boots, safety glasses/goggles, etc.
  • Shift: Mon, Tue, Thurs, Fri, Sat
  • Some weekend work to meet hard deadlines.

Welcome to your NEW CAREER!

Apply Today! These positions will not last long!

We are committed to promoting accessibility for applicants with disabilities and complying to all applicable accessibility legislation. We will make accommodations available for applicants with disabilities in our recruitment processes. When an applicant for employment is chosen to participate in an assessment and/or selection process, reasonable accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.

Contact:
Please send your resume to: 
Cicely Tucker ctucker@gatewayservicesinc.com

August 23, 2021

Apprentice Funeral Director/Embalmer

Forasterie Family Funeral & Cremation (Springfield, MA)

About us:
Forastiere Family Funeral & Cremation has four locations in the Springfield, Massachusetts area serving all faiths and nationalities. Their organization is centrally located to many areas in the state and to the States of CT, NH, VT, NY and RI. They are a fourth generation funeral home that partnered with Carriage Services in 1998 to allow for enhanced benefits for their caring team and the families they are honored to serve. Please visit www.forastiere.com for more information about our organization.

Position Description:
Forastiere Family Funeral & Cremation has a wonderful career opportunity for an Apprentice Funeral Director/Embalmer in the Springfield, Massachusetts area.  Seeking an individual who is ready to learn all facets of the industry focused on quality care and professional customer service. This position allows for significant hands on learning and growth, in addition, they are seeking a long-term fit. It is required to be enrolled in mortuary school for this position or have completed mortuary school and to live within twenty-five minutes from the funeral home for quality service delivery.

Position Duties:
Duties of this position include lifting and standing, transfers, working closely with a team and independently, learning how to and execute arrangements with families, provide quality service delivery, speaking professionally in-person and on the telephone with client families and the community, embalming dressing, cosmetics, working services, weekends, nights, holidays coverage and executing paperwork.  Must live within 25 minutes of the funeral home to provide quality service delivery.

Competitive compensation offered

Contact: 
Please email resume to Loren Forastiere at: Loren@forastiere.com.

August 19, 2021

Full-Time Funeral Assistant

Premier Heritage Services (Reading, MA)

Position Duties:

  • Performs removals of deceased from hospital, nursing home or residence to transport to the funeral home.
  • May perform removals from prep rooms or embalming facilities as well.
  • Maintains and ensures removal vehicle is clean inside and out and is properly maintained.
  • Maintains adequate supply of Personal Protective Equipment in removal vehicles
  • Professional appearance required- Suit and Tie  (No visible tattoos or excessive piercings)
  • Ability to lift 200+ pounds
  • Ability to follow instructions given over the phone or in person
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with others
  • Ability to work with kindness and compassion for the deceased and their families
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to maintain composure in challenging situations

Position Requirements:
As this is a very 'hands on' vocation, (Requiring to touch, lift, gently move deceased), it demands a high level of physical fitness and mental fortitude. 

  • Clean driving record
  • Handle human remains in a safe and dignified manner
  • Have a valid class C Driver's License
  • Ability to maneuver heavy weight
  • Funeral Assistance License (we will provide if necessary)
  • Available for day, night, weekend, & holiday overnight
  • Ability to follow directions, policies and procedures with little supervision
  • Good communications skills (written and verbal)
  • Drug Testing / Background check will be conducted

Compensation:
$40,000 - $60,000 a year

Contact:
To apply, please email your resume to premierheritage@hotmail.com
Phone: (617) 212-9288

August 17, 2021

Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer or Apprentice

Connor-Healy Funeral Home and Cremation Center (Manchester, NH)

About Us:
Second generation, family owned and operated funeral home in Manchester, NH, since 1951. Please visit: www.connorhealy.com for more information.

Position Description:
We are seeking a well-polished, caring, full-time Apprentice/ Funeral Director.  Interested candidates must hold a valid Apprentice or Funeral Director license.  

Position Duties:
The position will entail all aspects of funeral directing, embalming, transfers, at-need arrangements, calling hours, paperwork, as well as weekend/night/holiday coverage. The candidate needs to be physically able to carry out the job requirements.

Compensation:
A stipend housing option is available in Manchester.  

Above market wages/salary and benefits offered will be dependent upon experience, education/licensure status and references, but may include: scheduled time off, distribution of night coverage with bonus pay for night and weekend work, health insurance reimbursement, matching 401k, paid vacation time, as well as reimbursement for CEU’s/license fees.  

Contact:
Connor-Healy Funeral Home services more than one hundred and seventy families a year.  If you are looking to work with a detailed, customer service oriented, small but busy firm with flexible hours, please send resumes to Dan Healy and Ryann Healy at: danhealy@connorhealy.net.  

 

August 13, 2021

Apprentice Funeral Director/Embalmer or Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Downing Cottage Funeral Chapel Inc. (Hingham Mass)

Small, rural Hingham FH serving the area since 1882 looking for full -time director or apprentice to assist in every-day functions. The employee would serve as second to the owner/director in all aspects of funeral service.

Required Qualifications:

  • Degree in mortuary science or current enrollment in mortuary program.
  • Must have MA drivers license in good standing.
  • Must be computer savvy, good knowledge of the funeral rules and regulations set out by the state.
  • The candidate must be able to lift 100lbs to assist on house/nursing home/hospital removals of decedents. 

Contact:
We are a very active, small FH with clientele from all surrounding towns. The position is rewarding and will allow for growth of knowledge and skill for the proper candidate.

To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to Fred Slinger at: Fslingerfd@aol.com 

 

August 10, 2021

Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer/ Pre-Need Sales Counselor

Neptune Cremation Service (Weymouth, MA)

Neptune Cremation Service is currently offering a 2.5K Sign-On Bonus and 2.5K Performance Bonus to a customer-oriented Funeral Director/Pre-Arrangement Advisor who joins our team!

Neptune Cremation Service is the nation’s premier provider of cremation services, on the cutting edge of today's consumer demand. Certified a Great Place to Work since 2017, we provide our team members a Work/Life Balance unique for our industry. With more than 50% of consumers preferring cremation, we offer a product that is simple, dignified and very affordable. It is our mission to provide peace of mind through end of life planning, and our Licensed Funeral Directors help us achieve this mission by bringing compassion and knowledge to every customer interaction.

The ideal candidate will have an active Funeral Director license, a professional demeanor, and the ability to help customers who expressed an interest purchase the best plan to fit their needs.  Innate Customer service capabilities, and the willingness to meet our high standard of ethics and service quality are equally important. 

Why work for Neptune Cremation Service? We are the largest provider of cremation and pre-arrangement services in the industry and provide a rewarding career with higher income potential than the industry standard. In addition to Work/Life Balance, some rewarding benefits we provide include:

  • A generous compensation package, which consists of a base salary + bonus potential
  • Competitive health and wellness plans (medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, wellness credits, etc.)
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick, Holiday and Personal time)
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Job-related training, tuition reimbursement, and career path development
  • Company discounts, and more

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The Pre-Arrangement Sales Representative is a licensed Funeral Director responsible for conducting preplanning seminars, community relations and meeting with families regarding prearranging. Please note that as we all come together to do our part and fight Covid -19, we have updated the role of our Pre-Arrangement Advisors to include virtual presentations.

Our Pre-Arrangement Advisors will now be able to observe safe and necessary practices such as social distancing and sheltering in place as required while still serving our customers and communities.  There is an increased awareness regarding the importance of preplanning, and we expect this to increase exponentially in the future. Some duties and responsibilities are:

  • Present and sell customized cremation plans to our target customer base
  • Conduct prearranging company-sponsored seminars to groups interested in cremation
  • Engage the community and establish important relationships through public relations and networking
  • Partner with local services team to provide high levels of customer service to families

Requirements

  • A Valid State Funeral Director license required (applies to most states)
  • Adhere to industry rules, regulations and best practices
  • Valid driver’s license with ability to drive within designated territory
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • High level of compassion and integrity
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills
  • Proficient with computers and the ability to use technology while meeting with families

What are you waiting for? If this describes you, apply today and find your “Why” in a rewarding career with Neptune Cremation Service

Contact:

Mirlande Daniels
Phone: 19548614857
Email: Mirlande.Daniels@sci-us.com

August 10, 2021

Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Roan Family Funeral Homes (Pembroke & Epsom, NH)

We are looking for a passionate, out-going and energetic individual to complement our family funeral homes. Petit-Roan and Still Oaks Funeral Homes have built a reputation of distinguished, valued service for every family that calls upon us. We are responsive, considerate and go above and beyond to meet and exceed the needs of our families. We are continuously evolving and developing new ways to create a memorable tribute to those we serve.

Petit-Roan Funeral Home is centrally located in the town of Pembroke, only minutes from Concord and Manchester. Still Oaks Funeral & Memorial Home is located in Epsom, only minutes from downtown Concord and under 1 hour from the New Hampshire seacoast.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • A passion for delivering excellent customer service and outstanding care to every family we serve
  • A positive attitude and commitment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • New Hampshire Funeral Directors License (or ability to reciprocate. We will consider an apprentice)
  • Experience with pre-need arrangements
  • Proficient embalming skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Availability to work on-call (as needed)
  • Ability to lift at least 75 lbs.

We expect our family to stand out above the rest. Because of this, we offer an excellent work/life balance:

  • Compensation commensurate with experience, skill level, creativity, and professionalism
  • Full benefits including eligibility to participate in retirement program
  • Paid vacation
  • All expenses paid for Continuing Education
  • Monthly phone reimbursement
  • Flexible schedule to be determined with candidate

Contact:

Please e-mail cover letter and resumes to matt@petitroan.com

**All inquiries are confidential**

July 27, 2021

Apprentice Funeral Director/Embalmer

Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium (VT & NH)

Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium has an outstanding career opportunity for an apprentice at several of our NH and VT locations. We are seeking someone who has a passion for delivering world class service and excels at customer service. Interested candidates must have completed or be enrolled in an accredited mortuary school program.

We are a family-owned firm operating five funeral homes and a cremation society serving 3,200 families annually. We offer a highly competitive compensation package well above the industry average. Benefits include 100% paid medical, three weeks paid time off, matching 401K Plan, long-term disability insurance, and an employee assistance program. We are looking for a long-term fit with someone who has a proven track record of working as a team player, providing the highest levels of family satisfaction and achieving positive results. Attitude and commitment are more important to us than the number of years worked in the industry.

To learn more about our firms, please visit www.phaneuf.net and www.csnh.com