Funeral Arranger/Crematory Operator

A local funeral home is looking for a Funeral Arranger/Crematory Operator. The goal is to provide excellent service and hospitality to their clients. This position is responsible for the administrative and financial function of the funeral home with a focus on efficiency and customer service. This position may require crematory and removal duties where applicable. The ability to interact in a positive timely manner with all parts of the team is essential. This is a full time, long term opportunity located in Palo Cedro, CA.
Requirements of the Funeral Arranger/Crematory Operator: 
  • Must have great attention to detail
  • High school or equivalent (Required)
  • Driver's License with insurability though company policy (Required)
  • Maintain a positive, productive and cooperative atmosphere within the office
  • Demonstrate excellent telephone skills
  • Excellent customer service
  • Great organizational skills, accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
  • Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively verbally and in writing
  • Willingness and ability to learn new tasks
  • Ability to lift up to 75 pounds and assist with push/pull 100+ pounds
Benefits of the Funeral Arranger/Crematory Operator:
$18.00-$22.00 an hour, depending on experience
Monday-Friday work week, with occasional weekend/nights/on-call as needed in the greater Shasta county area
Medical | Dental | Vision | Term-life insurance

Responsibilities of the Funeral Arranger/Crematory Operator: 
  • Demonstrate excellent telephone skills.  Adhere to principles taught in their telephone training program.
  • Email weekly Monday morning meeting notes to administrative offices in Chico and to the General Manager.  
  • Interact with client families, management and coworkers in person and by telephone, email or text in a time sensitive manner.
  • Demonstrate ability to function efficiently in Osiris case management software.  
  • This position requires mastery in Osiris entry, management and reporting.
  • Office Manager must master the Osiris software such that they can effectively train others in its use.  
  • Demonstrate proficiency in use of Microsoft Office, EDRS and other computer software in use by the funeral home.
  • Completion of California Law Review and California Electronic Death Registration System (EDRS) training.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and reviewing professional publications when requested.
  • Conduct file review with arrangers and manager.
  • Conduct arrangements for burials, cremations and all types of funeral services when properly certified and trained. This will require certification as a Funeral Arranger (CFDA Law Review).
  • Receive payments and maintain deposit detail. Manage accurate Petty Cash account and manage updated check register.
  • Keep accurate and updated records of office inventory.
  • Other duties as assigned.
O2 Employment Services is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities or sincerely held religious beliefs to perform the essential functions of the position. This job appears on the O2 Staffing job board and Simpson University job board.