Type of Position:
Apprentice OR licensee
Date Position Available:
Jessen Funeral Homes & Crematory
729 North US Highway 31
Address Line 2:
Whiteland, IN 46184
Whiteland (Just South of Indianapolis)
Business Contact Name:
Joseph A. Martin
Business Contact Phone:
Business Contact Email:
Is this position part-time or full-time?:
Is housing available for this position?:
$33,000-45,000 (Based on Experience)
Required experience (if any):
Must have passed both sections of the National Board Exam and have the ability to be licensed as a Funeral Director Intern or as a Funeral Director in the State of Indiana. Experience is helpful, but not required. Will train the right applicant!
Required skills (if any):
Basic knowledge of the embalming and cremation processes, OSHA Standards, FTC Funeral Rule, and Interpersonal Communication Skills.
-Meets with families to make funeral arrangements, explains service options, assists in casket selection, provides pricing information, and prepares standardized contracts for services. - Complies with all Federal, State, and Local Regulations. - Performs technical and cosmological embalming services. - Finalizes details discussed during arrangement conferences with the appropriate tracking & compliance documents. Directs funeral services and visitation, including greeting family members, opening parlor, coordinating and instructing pall bearers, greeting and escorting clergy to chapel. May assist with funerals while not acting as primary director or at as hearse driver as needed. -Prepares or coordinates preparation and issuance of permits and documents associated with funerals and embalming. This includes death certificates, permits from the coroner, writing embalming case reports, and others as required. - Removes and transports deceased from home or place of death to the funeral home. - Performs removal and transportation of remains for the County Coroner. - Safely and proficiently perform crematory operations, including processing and release of cremated remains. - Maintains cleanliness of Preparation room and equipment. - Performs all other related functions as assigned.
How should applicants apply?:
Immediate Opening for Funeral Director/Intern/Crematory Operator