Employment Opportunity


Rhode Island funeral home is seeking to hire a registered Funeral Director/Embalmer. Rhode Island license is required; Massachusetts license is a plus. This position is due to the impending retirement of the current licensee. This is a part-time position. Successful candidate must transition no later than August 31, 2016. Duties include but are not limited to: 1) Plan, schedule, and coordinate funerals, burials, and cremations, arranging such details to meet the needs of the families we serve, consulting with families of the deceased to arrange funeral details such as obituary notices, casket selection, coordination of church services, cemeteries, etc.; 2) Obtain information needed to complete legal documents such as death certificates, burial permits, and information needed for obituaries, etc.; 3) Inform survivors of benefits to which they may be eligible, including Veteran Administration, Social Security, etc.; 4) Manage funeral home operations including office procedures related to a well-functioning office, including coordination with the company’s webmaster; 5) Meet with families to discuss pre-need arrangements and make contracts for same; 6) Demonstrate skills and abilities relative to the embalming or other preparation of the deceased for the funeralization; 7) Other as negotiated with funeral home owners. Please respond confidentially by email to rifda1@aol.com and in the subject line include: RIFDA Job Posting 99225 or by mail to: RIFDA, Attn: RIFDA Job Posting 99225, P.O. Box 1223, East Greenwich, RI 02818.

HELP WANTED: You’re a great funeral director. You’re passionate and dedicated. Families notice that you go beyond expectations, and they are grateful. You are liked and respected. You love what you do. Chapman Cole & Gleason on Cape Cod has open funeral director positions and would like to meet you. Excellent pay and benefits. Regular time off. Camaraderie. There’s something to be said about Cape Cod living. If interested, email billchapman@ccgfuneralhome.com

Carriage Services is looking for an experienced Embalmer to join our team at Forastiere Funeral Home in Springfield, MA. For full details and to apply, please visit the following website: https://rn11.ultipro.com/CAR1013/JobBoard/listjobs.aspx.


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For details, please contact Laurie Robinson, Executive Director, at 401-885-3760 or email: rifda1@aol.com.