Funeral Attendant

Job description

Funeral Attendant

Springfield Funeral Home has been serving the Kelowna and Okanagan Valley with care and compassion since 1981.

Due to continual growth, we are seeking Funeral Attendants at our family owned and operated funeral home. (No prior experience is required).

Full time and part time opportunities available

The Funeral Attendant’s primary responsibility is to perform a variety of hands on tasks relating to transportation, maintenance and custodial services.

Reporting to the Funeral Services Manager, duties include:

  • Building and vehicle cleaning and light maintenance and repairs,
  • Removing snow,
  • Receiving deceased loved ones into our care, and
  • Assisting with funeral services.


Requirements

Job Requirements & Qualifications:

Professional dress and appearance are required along with strong communication skills, and the ability to use hand and power tools and equipment for cleaning, maintenance and repairs. This job is physically active requiring extended periods of standing, walking, lifting and driving and the successful candidate must be able to lift 50lbs or greater without difficulty. A valid driver’s license with a clean driving record is necessary as is the ability to work and/or be on call on evenings and weekends.

We value providing caring and personal service to families in every aspect of our business. Someone who shares these values and is comfortable working in an environment where funerals and cremations take place is ideal for this role.

To apply please send your resume and cover letter including wage expectations to LoveHR.