Removal Technician

Service Corporation International Portland , OR 97228

Posted 7 days ago

Overview & Responsibilities

SCI is certified as a Great Place to Work by the Great Place to Work Institute. In a recent survey, our associates said that their work has special meaning and is not "just a job". We currently have a part time opening for a Removal Technician at Ross Hollywood Chapel in Portland, OR. 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.


Responsible for the care, removal and transport of human remains in accordance with all state, local and company policies and procedures.


  • Performs removals of deceased from hospital, nursing home or residence to transport to Personal Care Center, mortuary or 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

  • Performs duties with strict adherence to Edification Policies and Procedures

Requirements & Qualifications


  • High School or GED equivalent


  • Minimum of six (6) months' work experience


  • Valid Driver's License with a Clean Driving Record

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Professional appearance required

  • 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

  • Must be able to work on a rotating on call schedule

SCI Overview

Who 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

As used herein, "SCI" refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

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