• Kays-Ponger & Uselton Funeral Homes - Funeral Services Assistant

    Posted: 09/02/2021

    Our associates celebrate lives. We celebrate our associates.

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    • Prepares for services to include delivering and setting up floral arrangements, chairs, caskets, urns, photos and other personal keepsakes or mementos of client families; ensures proper care and storage of any of these items

    • Prepares documents related to services, cremations, maintenance, as directed by management

    • Assists with 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

    • Performs office duties such as answering phones and operating fax machine, computer, multiline phone system, debit card machine, typewriter, postage meter and scale and stereo/video system.

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

    • Serves as an usher and may park cars or perform any transportation requirements.

    • Drives Funeral Home vehicles for services and picking up families

    • Ensures refreshments are available (where allowed by law)

    • Assist with visitations, memorial and funeral services which may include; visitation and chapel set up, dressing and casketing remains, delivering family items and flowers.

    • Prepares documents related to services, cremations, maintenance etc.,

    • Greets and receives client families and / or other persons entering the office for information and assistance

    • Accommodates the needs of the family during a service and/or visitation

    • May wash and clean funeral home vehicles and other client vehicles as required from time to time

    MINIMUM Requirements


    • High school diploma or equivalent


    • Previous customer service and/or sales experience preferred

    • Proficient with MS Office suite and databases preferred; ability and willingness to learn required


    • Valid state driver’s license with an acceptable driving record required

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • High level of compassion and integrity

    • Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills

    • Professional behaviors and team player


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