Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services•
Not Specified years
Posted 40 days ago
Overview & Responsibilities
SCI is certified as a Great Place to Work ® by the Great Place to Work Institute. In a recent survey, our associates said that their work has special meaning and is not “just a job”. We currently have a full time opening for a Funeral Director/Embalmer, Apprentice at East Lawn Funeral Home in Bloomington, IL. This is the opportunity to be part of the Dignity Memorial® provider network and grow your career in the funeral, cremation and cemetery services business. For us, there is no greater responsibility than celebrating each life like no other and making a difference in the lives of people we serve.
This position interacts directly with client families during their time of need and is expected to assist the Funeral Director/Manager in creating and maintaining a premier level of client family satisfaction.
Requirements & Qualifications
An ideal candidate has completed or is about to complete an accredited Mortuary Program
Desire for FT employment as an apprentice in a Funeral Director/Embalmer role
Computer skills (Windows & Microsoft Office)
Must be able to lift 100 lbs + Valid driver's license and a good driving record
Must be able to work weekdays, weekends and on call as needed
Bilingual in English and Spanish is a plus
Ability to pass both the National Board exams and the State Funeral Board examsat the appropriate time
Who we are. What we do.
We’re more than North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe. We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.
Health benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)
401K Retirement Savings Plan with company match
Vacation and sick time
Funeral discounts, and more