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SCI Shared Resources, LLC Funeral Attendant in Montreal, Quebec

Our associates celebrate lives. We celebrate our associates.

Consider the possibilities of joining a Great Place to Work!

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Provide Support to Location Management

  • Preparation for funeral services including setting up and delivery of flowers, casket, urn, photos and other personal keepsakes or mementos of client families, and setting of chairs and the removal, proper care and storage of any of these items

  • Preparation of any documents related to services, cremations, maintenance, as directed by management

  • Respectful preparation of remains of deceased, including dressing and lifting deceased, or operation of crematory, as permitted by law and in keeping with company regulations

  • Wash and clean all funeral home vehicles and other client vehicles as required from time to time

  • Office duties such as operating fax machine, computer, multiline phone system, debit card machine, typewriter, postage meter and scale and stereo/video system may be required from time to time

  • Run errands such as for floral delivery, picking up of supplies, documents, etc

  • Answer phones

  • Usher people, parking cars, and fulfilling any transportation requirements

  • Drive Funeral Home vehicles for services and picking up families

  • Ensure refreshments are available (where allowed by law)

  • Any other duties as directed by management

EDUCATIONAL/Experience/MINIMUM Requirements

Education:

  • Equivalent to high school education and completion of a diploma training program at a college or technical school specializing in funeral service or experience equivalent

Experience:

  • Funeral industry experience would also be a plus

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Previous customer service and/or sales experience would be a definite asset

  • Knowledge of computers and some software would be an asset, or willingness to learn

  • High level of compassion and integrity

  • Good communication skills

  • Problem solving skills

  • Professional and team player

Work Conditions (SAMPLE SHOWN)

Work Environment

When considering the work environment associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Work indoors and outdoors during all seasons and weather conditions

  • Limited amount of local and/or multiple location traveling required

  • Professional Dress is required when in contact with families.

Work Postures

When considering the work postures associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Frequent, continuous periods of time standing, up 6 hours per day

  • Sitting continuously for many hours per day, up to 6 hours per day

  • Climbing stairs to access buildings frequently

Physical Demands

When considering the physical demands associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Physical effort requiring manual dexterity is required, includes paperwork, calculators, computers and phone usage

Work Hours

When considering the work hours associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Working beyond “standard” hours as the need arises

Postal Code: H3V 1E7

Category (Portal Searching): Administration and Clerical

Job Location: CA-QC - Montreal

Req ID: Req.87158

Position Type: Part time

Who we are. What we do.

We are North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals, who proudly serve our community, provide caring assistance to families in need, and honor veterans and public servants.

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. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.

"SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliates.

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V