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SCI Shared Resources LLC Funeral Director/Embalmer in Burnaby, British Columbia

Overview & Responsibilities / Aperçu et responsabilités

We currently have an opening for a permanent, full-time Funeral Director at Forest Lawn Funeral Home located In Burnaby, British Columbia.

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 responsible for creating and maintaining a premier level of client family satisfaction. Our Funeral Directors are looking for more than a career – it’s a calling. Here is the chance to make a real difference helping families during difficult times through compassion, understanding and providing the utmost in service. This is a great opportunity to develop your career, with training and advancement.


  • Help families plan funeral services, memorial services, cremation or cemetery services

  • Assist in the creation of memorial stationary, and various A/V productions

  • Provide a premier level of assistance during the services and be culturally sensitive

  • Embalming and preparing bodies,

  • Place obituary notices in newspapers and handling all legal paperwork

Requirements & Qualifications / Exigences et qualifications

  • Associate's or Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Must possess a British Columbia Funeral Director License or the ability to reciprocate license from another state/province

  • Fluent in English with excellent interpersonal and communication skills to interact with families during time of need and create and maintain a premier level of client family satisfaction

  • Proficient with computers and technology with knowledge of MS Office

  • Ability to manage a caseload while creating an exceptional customer experience

  • Excellent driving skills and record

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs or more

The compensation for this position is $26.00 to $33.00 per hour plus full medical, dental and extended benefits.

This position is located at 3789 Royal Oak Avenue, Burnaby, BC V5G 3M1.

SCI Overview / Vue d'ensemble

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.

SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits options, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate website at .

Company Operating Name: Service Corporation International (SCI)

Business Address: 3789 Royal Oak Avenue, Burnaby BC V5G 3M1

Mailing Address: 3789 Royal Oak Avenue, Burnaby BC V5G 3M1

Terms of Employment: Permanent, full-time

Language of work: English

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

SCI is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the relevant legislation. If you require accommodation to apply or if selected to participate in an assessment process, please advise Human Resources.

As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.

Job Locations CA-BC-Burnaby

Requisition ID / Numéro de l'offre Req.71882

# of Openings / Nombre de postes 1

Category / Catégorie d'emploi Operations

Time Type Full-Time

Location Name or Address : Postal Code V5G 3M1