Embalmer – Swing Shift 3PM – 11:30PM
Title: Embalmer – Swing Shift 3PM – 11:30PM
Reports to: Mortuary Manager
Jobs Supervised: None
Job Purpose: Supports mortuary department operations and preparing decedents for final disposition.
- Preparing Deceased for final disposition by receiving and verifying identification, checking decedents in from first calls, embalming, bathing, autopsy repair, restorative art, applying cosmetics, dressing, styling hair and casketing.
- Taking, dispatching, entering, and checking first calls in. Must be able to run first calls.
- Maintains Mortuary Facilities, by cleaning, disinfecting, and keeping a sanitary and safe work environment.
- Responsible for being a team player and keeping a positive attitude.
Education: Mortuary Science Graduate.
Licensing: California Embalmer’s License and valid driver’s license.
Knowledge: Cemetery and Funeral Bureau Laws, computer skills and knowledge of mortuary instruments and equipment.
Physical Demands: Sitting, standing, bending, reaching, and lifting 75 lbs.
Exposure: Odors, chemicals, infectious diseases (Known and Unknown)
The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.