Funeral Arranger

  • Company:
    Service Corporation International (SCI)
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Customer Service

We currently have afull timeopening for aFuneral ArrangeratFunerarium BeauchampinHull, QC.This is the opportunity to be part of the Dignity Memorial® provider network and grow your career in the funeral, cremation and cemetery services business. For us, there is no greater responsibility than celebrating each life like no other and making a difference in the lives of people we serve.GENERAL ACCOUNTABILITIESServices client families during funerals visitations, and interment. Assists with caring for the deceased in a respectful manner. Provides customer service in all areas of helping client families following the loss of a loved one. Provides exemplary personalized and professional service. Assists in the implementation of choices made by the families/legal representative regarding the funeral, final disposition of the body and memorialization of the individual. Ensures customer needs are met directly or through appropriately licensed individuals.SPECIFIC RESPONSBILITIESArranges, conducts and directs bereavement rites, including funeral and memorial ceremonies in a professional, organized and caring manner consistent with Company Policies and ProceduresConfirms authorization to proceed with the service arrangementsRetains heritage and grows market share through active involvement with community, religious and other organizationsEnsures client families are informed of special recognition/services available for veterans and ensures the delivery of selected recognition/services.Assists with funeral services by:Coordinating the parking of carsUsheringDriving funeral vehiclesAssisting at chapel and church servicesAssisting at the cemeteryDelivering flowers, caskets, urn, photos and other personal keepsakes or mementos of client familiesSetting up chairs and the removing, properly caring for and storing of these itemsParticipating at special functionsProvides aftercare in absence of Family Service Counselor. Aftercare includes delivery of:DocumentationStationeryInformation on insurance, health benefits and pensionPre-arrangements for next of kinEnsures potential pre-need referrals are shared with Family Service CounselorsEnsures adherence to all applicable professional, municipal, provincial/state and federal licensing authorities, rules and regulationsCompletes and accurately prepares of all documents related to services, cremations, maintenance, and any other type of data entryAssists with general office duties including answering phones and preparing reports as necessaryAssist with the maintenance of vehicles, the facility and propertyReceives caskets and other funeral home supplies as well as place into inventoryEnsures refreshments are available (where allowed by law)Performs other duties as assignedEducation:High School diploma or GED equivalentExperience:Minimum of 3 years related experience as a Funeral AssistantCertification/Licenses:Valid driver’s licenseKnowledge, Skills & Abilities:Basic knowledge of religious and fraternal organizations customs.Knowledge of computers and some software including MS Office products requiredHigh level of compassion and integrityGood communication skillsProblem solving skillsAbility to multi task and set prioritiesDetail orientedWho we are. What we do. We’re more than North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe. We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate site at used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/VService Corporation International is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the relevant legislation. If you require accommodation to apply or if selected to participate in an assessment process, please advise Human Resources.Service Corporation International est un employeur équitable, et s’engage à offrir des mesures d’accommodation en respect à la législation pertinente. Si vous nécessitez un mesure d’accommodation pour appliquer, ou pour participer au processus de sélection, veuillez aviser le département des Ressources Humaines.