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Funeral Director

Position: Funeral Director

Responsibilities:

The incumbent’s primary duties will be to:

  • Answer the telephone (general information, reception of a deceased)
  • Advise clients on funeral services
  • Advise clients on pre-arranged funeral services
  • Organise viewing rooms
  • Assume floor duty, days and evenings
  • Write obituaries
  • Follow up with suppliers of bookmarks and DVDs
  • Perform cremations
  • Transport bodies and other transportation needs
  • Embalm bodies
  • Burry ashes and bodies
  • Organise and direct funerals (Saturdays)
  • Lead the prayer at the Home and/or the cemetery
  • Visit and speak in schools

Secondary duties:

  • General maintenance (Home and Crematorium)
  • Any other related duties as requested

Job requirements:

  • Successful completion of embalming course (thanatopraxy) from the Cégep de Rosemont
  • Perfectly bilingual (English and French)
  • Basic knowledge of computers (full Office Suite)
  • Possess a valid Class 5 driver’s license
  • Advanced inter-personal skills
  • Possess excellent organisational skills and a strong sense of professional ethics

Education level: College, successful completion of embalming course from the Cégep de Rosemont

Salary: To be determined

Languages required: Perfectly bilingual (English and French)

Employment status: Permanent, days, evenings, weekends

Only those candidates selected will be contacted.