Funeral Service Assistant
Company: Santa Clara Cemetery | Santa Clara Mortuary
Posted on: October 9, 2021
FUNERAL SERVICE ASSISTANT II -PT
Clara Mortuary, Oxnard
Exempt, Part Time
Are looking For
our team, you are joining a dynamic group of diverse
individuals committed to the Corporal Works of Mercy. For us,
what we do is much more than a job or a career. If you feel called
to be of service, we invite you to explore our career
Under the general supervision of the Location Manager, the Funeral
Services Assistant interacts with families during their time of
need and is responsible for creating and maintaining a premier
level of client family satisfaction. In addition, this position may
perform various services and client relations activities, while
establishing and maintaining effective communication of efforts
with mortuary office administrative staff, parish priests and
Because all Archdiocesan employees represent the Roman Catholic
Church, they are expected to conduct themselves according to the
goals and mission of the Church in performing their work.
Set-up and assist with viewings, funeral services, memorial
Directs calls to appropriate team members.
Greets and receives families and/or other persons entering the
office for information and assistance. Answers questions, escorts
visitors, researches patron files and records and assists as
Attends interment services of client families. Expresses personal
interest and concern for the family.
Maintains a friendly attitude while offering assistance and
guidance to all persons entering the location.
Assists passengers in and out of limousine with special emphasis
and patience given to the handicapped and elderly.
Assists in the set-up of services and the movement of the casketed
deceased and other related paraphernalia in and out of the
visitation area, funeral home, chapel, church or other place of
Drives the hearse, family limousine or other vehicle in the funeral
cortege and/or other funeral related activities.
Prepare and/or coordinate memorial materials.
Performs other duties as assigned
Any combination of education and experience likely to provide the
required knowledge, skills, and abilities, typically:
Associate or Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
Valid Driver’s License, good driving record and automobile
Knowledge, Skills, and
Active member of a Roman Catholic faith community.
Communicate effectively in written and oral form.
Develop and maintain effective working relationships.
be able to read and interpret Mortuary policies, procedures,
contracts and customer files such as interment right records.
Provide excellent customer service skills by responding to common
inquiries or complaints from customers, co-workers or members of
the business community.
Effectively present information to patron family members,
co-workers and management.
Ability to follow multiple pending requests through to
Ability to organize and coordinate projects.
Calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest,
proportions and percentages and to apply concepts of basic
Ability to concentrate and complete moderately complex
independently with initiative and little supervision.
Understanding of Christian Burial in the Catholic Church.
and Environmental Requirements
for sustained periods of time on a daily basis.
Perform tasks requiring intermittent bending, stooping, and
Requires ability to frequently lift or move objects 50 pounds or
Sustain frequent movement of the fingers, wrists, hands, and
Ability to express or exchange information by means of the spoken
Our Benefits include:
Health Insurance ( Medical, Dental and Vision)
Mental Health Services (Employee Assistance
Vacation & Sick Time
Employee Discount Programs (24hr Fitness, LA Fitness, Hotel Engine,
Great Work Perks*)
*Great Work Perks (Amusement Parks, Car Rentals & Hotel,
Restaurant, and Shopping discounts)
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