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Funeral Attendant

Title:  Funeral Attendant

Department:  Funeral Services Department

Reports to:  Funeral Services Department Supervisor

Jobs Supervised:  None

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Job Purpose:       Supports Service Department Operations

controlling traffic, people; preparing and manning chapels; preparing interment sites; cleaning vehicles for services.

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Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepares Chapels for Services
    • Maintaining service announcement board; vacuuming and dusting chapels; stocking supplies; placing flowers; displaying family pictures; assisting Funeral Director.
  • Prepares Sites for Dedications and Funeral Services
    • Locating site; setting up support devices; ensuring site readiness.
  • Prepares Vehicles for Services
    • Washing and cleaning interior and exterior of vehicles; ensuring vehicles are in full operational order.
  • Manages Traffic and Crowd Control
    • Directing vehicles to parking; directing families and friends to service locations.
  • Monitors Service
    • Completing service requests for music, special lighting, taping of service.
  • Maintains Professional and Technical Knowledge
    • Attending educational workshops; reviewing Experience Rules.
  • Contributes To Team Effort
    • Accomplishing related results as needed.

 

JOB QUALIFICATIONS AND SPECIFICATIONS

Education:  Associate’s Degree

Experience:  Minimum two years Customer Service experience

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 demonstrate superior customer service skills

– Able to demonstrate superior written and verbal communication skills

– Able to operate Cushman, pick-up trucks, interment device, funeral coach

 

Working Conditions:  

Physical Demands:  Sitting, standing, bending, reaching, reading, regularly lifting 75 lbs. up to 50 feet.

Environment: Muscular strain; weather

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