Funeral Director and/or Embalming Apprenticeship

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: December 20, 2017

Organization: Webb-Settles Funeral Home, Inc.

Location: Greenville Area

City: Greenville

Wages/Salary: This is an apprenticeship opportunity.

Requirements:

Resume. Bilingual Individual Preferred, but not required. Seeking 1 male and 1 female candidate. Male must be able to lift, in addition to having 24 hour availability. Individual has not been convicted of a violent crime or found guilty of a felony or crime of moral turpitude. Must be enrolled in a Mortuary Science program (active student) Valid state issued driver's license in good standing and acceptable driving record. Attend and perform work in a professional and courteous manner in accordance with the employer's requirements. Demonstrated willingness to participate in growing market share through community involvement. Creativity when dealing with client families Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint) preferred.

Job Description:
  • Observe and assist the Funeral Director in consulting with client families or legal representative of the deceased to create services designed to meet their memorialization expectations.
  • Ensures that client families are presented with all merchandising and service options available.
  • Obtains information needed to complete required documents such as obituaries, death certificates, burial permits, and insurance.
  • Participate in all service arrangements and details with clergy, other presiding persons, fraternal or military organizations, and others who may participate in conducting the funeral service.
  • Utilizes systems to record merchandise selections, enter contracts, and complete necessary forms.
  • Assists with planning and scheduling of visitations and services.
  • Under direction of licensed Funeral Director, participates in preparation of the deceased: dressing and casketing.
  • Assist with placing caskets in visitation area, adjust light fixtures, and arrangement of flowers or plants.
  • Take part in directing and ushering families and service attendees to and from the location of the funeral service.
  • Assist in the transportation of client family to ensure a timely departure and arrival.
  • Assist with arranging and coordinating shipment of remains to and from other cities and locations.
  • Appropriately uses corporate support.
  • Identify and report all hazards on grounds.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Schedule:
Required by State. However, there is some flexibility.
Business Hours are:
Mon - Fri
9-5
Sat 9-12
Contact Name:
Tanoka Acker
Program(s):
Application Process:
Cell number: (864)567-8967. If unavailable, your call will be returned within 24 hours.