Funeral Director/Embalmer

Service Corporation International Grand Blanc , MI 48439

Posted 1 week ago

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  • Performs on-call responsibilities including: taking first calls, talking with families, answering questions, providing initial details, and; conducting transfers

  • Supervises and cares for the deceased in a respectful manner while performing a variety of tasks such as: verifying identification; obtaining authorization for embalming; embalming; dressing, styling hair and/or applying cosmetics; preparing cremated remains

  • Arranges and conducts funeral and memorial ceremonies in a professional, organized and caring manner consistent with company policies and procedures

  • Negotiates and enters into funeral contracts.

  • Handles contracts, legal documents, and collection of payment in accordance with company policies

  • Ensures client families are informed of special recognition/services available for veterans and ensures the delivery of selected recognition/services

  • Arranges for the interment or cremation of human remains

  • Confirms authorization to proceed with the service arrangements

  • Supervises/assists in funeral services by: supervising the parking of cars; ushering; driving funeral vehicles; assisting at chapel and church services; assisting at the cemetery; delivering of flowers, caskets, urn, photos and other personal keepsakes or mementos of client families; setting up and removal of chairs, and; participating at special functions

  • Ensures adherence to all applicable professional, municipal, provincial/state and federal licensing authority, regulations and rules

  • Provides aftercare in absence of Family Service Counselor

  • Ensures potential pre-need referrals are shared with Family Service Counselors

  • Prepares and accurately completes documents and online entries related to services, cremations, maintenance

  • Retains heritage and grows market share through active involvement with community, religious and other organizations



  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Completion of a dual degree training program at an accredited mortuary college or technical school specializing in funeral and mortuary science as required by state/province law and as prescribed by each state board


  • Embalmer, Apprentice or Funeral Director, Apprentice as required by state/provincial law
  • 2 years directly related experience preferred


  • Must meet all licensing requirements in applicable state/province as required by law and as prescribed by each state board

  • Current state/province issued driver's license with an acceptable driving record

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Basic knowledge of religious and fraternal organizations customs.

  • Knowledge of computers and some software including MS Office products required

  • High level of compassion and integrity

  • Good communication skills

  • Problem solving skills

  • Ability to multi task and set priorities

  • Detail oriented

Postal Code: 48439

Category (Portal Searching): Operations

Job Location: US-MI - Grand Blanc

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Funeral Director/Embalmer

Service Corporation International