CAREERS


At Mount Sinai, we care for families each day in a very special work environment that values sensitivity, honesty and teamwork.

Even if you have never considered working in the funeral profession, we encourage you to watch the
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Page updated on 1/27/2021

Service Director Position at Mount Sinai Parks and Mortuaries

Mount Sinai Mortuary and Parks is a non-profit community service of Sinai Temple. Mount Sinai aims to guide those in times of need, helps families plan for the future, and support the entire Jewish community and beyond. For more information about Advanced Planning, Jewish burial and Tahara, mortuary or burial services, and more visit www.mountsinaiparks.org.

Job Purpose: Supports Service Department Objectives by ensuring quality funeral services.

 

Essential Job Responsibilities:

 

  1. Prepares for Services

By verifying all paperwork; ensuring that the interment information is correct and the deceased is presented if requested; meeting with family; confirming service details with family and Rabbi; liaising with Maintenance Department, Mortuary Department and Memorial Counselors.

 

  1. Directs Services

By adhering to Experience Rules directives; announcing information and details to service attendees; keeping the service as scheduled and in optimal manner with incidents.

 

  1.   Ensures Safe Service Closings

By ensuring all interment aspects are conducted with safety in mind and coordinated with Maintenance Department.

 

  1. Maintains Professional and Technical Knowledge

By attending educational workshops; reviewing Experience Rules.

 

  1. Contributes to Team Effort

 

By accomplishing related results as needed.

 

 

JOB QUALIFICATIONS AND SPECIFICATIONS

 

Education:  High school graduate.

 

Experience:  Minimum two years customer service experience or related job.

                       

Knowledge:     

- Jewish funeral laws and traditions

- Mt. Sinai rules and regulations; park layout

- Full knowledge of department’s ‘Experience Rules’ document

 

Skills & Abilities:

- Able to manage an emotional experience in a calm, professional manner

- Able to manage multiple priorities

- Able to be a team player; be flexible

- Able to demonstrate written and superior verbal communication skills

- Able to work on Sundays and holidays as needed

- Able to operate Cushman, pick-up trucks, funeral coach

 

Physical Demands: Sitting, standing, bending, reaching, reading, regularly lifting 75 lbs.

Competitive pay and a great benefits package.

 

To learn more about Mount Sinai, please visit us at www.mountsinaiparks.org

 

This is a full-time position. Mount Sinai Memorial Parks and Mortuaries  is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.

 


Benefits package for full-time employees includes the following:

 

The right candidate will enjoy a competitive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, long term disability, vacation and a retirement plan.

  • Up to 15 paid holidays (including seven Jewish holidays, anniversary of employment and employee's birthday)
  • Paid time off such as sick days, and vacation days
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Long term disability insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • FSA (Flexible Spending Account)
  • Short term disability insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company lunches and activities