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Funeral Director and Embalmer

Northport, AL 35473

Employment Type: Contract Industry: Miscellaneous Job Number: KB6057198514 Pay Rate: $22-25 / hour

Job Description

Funeral Director and Embalmer

Automation Personnel Services is looking for a hard-working Funeral Director and Embalmer for a company based in Northport, AL. In this role, you will primarily be responsible for overseeing, directing, and coordinating all aspects of funeral services including body preparation, visitation, services, burials, and cremations, while providing caring support and advice to families and friends of the deceased.

Pay Rate 
$22.00 - $25.00 per hour

Schedule and Hours 
Hours and shifts vary

Funeral Director and Embalmer Duties and Responsibilities 
• Oversee the job performance and schedules of funeral attendants and apprentices
• Coordinate arrangement for the funeral that are respectful, professional, timely, and sensitive
• Address and explain the costs of the funeral with family, options for disposition of the remains, and unsure the statement of goods is completed accurately
 Ensure paperwork is filed in a timely and orderly manner, consult with the family to obtain accurate and necessary information for completion
• Become familiar with General Price List, Casket Price List, and general merchandising
• Order monuments, markers, and any special requests of the family
• Provide instructions to the funeral attendants regarding the arrangements of services and any special instructions
 Update prep room case log and clean prep room after each embalming
• Schedule arrangements with crematories, cemeteries, and other third parties
• Process insurance claims if needed
Funeral Director and Embalmer Qualifications and Requirements 
• At lease two years of college or vocational school required with coursework in mortuary science
• Funeral Director or Embalmer license according to state requirements
• Two or more years of funeral home experience required 
• Ability to manage distressing and stressful situations with sensitivity and care
• Thorough understanding of laws related to funerals and funeral arrangement
 Ability to perform mortuary services
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or related software
• Detail oriented and excellent organizational skills
Job Type 
Full time, temp to hire

• Weekly Pay
• 401(k) retirement plan
• Medical, dental, and vision insurance
• Vacation Pay
• Holiday Pay

Interested in this job?
Click Apply Now, email your resume to apsTuscaloosa@apstemps.com, or call us at 205.344.6119 to learn more. You can also apply in person at our office located at:

Automation Personnel Services Tuscaloosa Branch
12 McFarland Blvd NE
Northport, AL 35473

Bonus Opportunity!
We are also offering a $50.00 referral bonus. Both employee and referral must stay on assignment for 30 days to receive the payout.

About Automation Personnel Services
Automation Personnel Services is an award-winning staffing agency with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and light-industrial staffing. Automation Personnel Services is the winner of the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Talent Award in 2019-2024, and the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Client Award for seven straight years, 2016-2024. Automation Personnel Services is also the recipient of the Safety Standard of Excellence Award by the American Staffing Association and was named one of the Best Staffing Companies to Work For 2022 by CIO Views Magazine. 

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