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Apprentice Funeral Director and Embalmer

Apprentice Funeral Director and Embalmer

April 13, 2017

Location: Milwaukee, WI

Schedule: Full Time

Start Date: As soon as possible

About Us:

We are a progressive, independently-owned Funeral Home, seeking a professionally motivated Funeral Director Apprentice candidate for a career position. If you are passionate about your work and possess a strong work ethic; have the ability to be a productive member of our staff by working independently as well as with our team, and are motivated by providing a level of service and care that consistently exceeds customers’ expectations, we are interested in speaking with you.

As part of our team, you will be involved in all aspects of funeral service, with an emphasis on respectful preparation of loved ones of our client families, planning and arrangement of pre-need and at-need services, and direct interaction with client families and funeral services. We are looking for a long-term fit with a person who possesses a demonstrated ability of working as a self-motivated staff member and team player. Attitude and commitment are more important to us than the number of years worked in the industry. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to

  • Provide outstanding, personal service to everyone we engage, and maintain a high-level of customer satisfaction
  • Effectively manage time
  • Complete assigned responsibilities with attention to detail
  • Transportation & Preparation of Human Remains
  • Exceptional understanding of embalming, skill to embalm, and/or ability to learn
  • Ability to work and adapt to a very culturally diverse community
  • Communicate effectively with other professionals
  • Computer & Administrative Functions
  • Become a Servant Leader within the Company & Community
  • Willingness to learn and adapt

To learn more about our firm and the unique opportunity we have available, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to :

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Mortuary School Graduate
  • Plan to obtain Wisconsin Funeral Director/Embalmer License
  • Plan to complete or successful completion of National Board Examination
  • Clean Driving Record
  • Physically capable of lifting and moving 50+ lbs., heavier loads with mechanical assistance
  • Knowledge of the Spanish Language, willingness to learn; proficiency preferred

Personal & Professional Attributes:

  • Team Player
  • Integrity
  • Collaborative
  • Excellent Communication Skills (verbal & written)
  • Detail Oriented
  • Ability to Problem Solve
  • Capable of scheduling time wisely and working Independently

Job Type:

  • Full-time

Required experience:

  • Experience Not required

Required license or certification:

  • Ability to obtain Wisconsin Funeral Director/Embalmer License
  • Plan to complete or successful completion of National Board Examination


Negotiable; dependent on experience

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