Mortuary Science Jobs

​​​​​​Below is a listing of the positions we have been contacted and asked to post. Often, we are not notified of when to remove the posting, so some may be quite old and already filled. In addition to this listing, we suggest you consult the Iowa Funeral Directors Association website (or the Association website of the state in which you are wishing to find an internship) as an additional source. Additionally a national search can be accomplished to the National Funeral Directors Association website. Links to both the Iowa Funeral Directors Association website and the National Funeral Directors Association website are located on our related websites portion of our website.

Please contact the individuals below directly by sending a resume to the person listed. Click the Position Name to view details.

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Coordinator

Creighton University
Omaha, NE

​View complete position details, or apply online at: https://careers.creighton.edu

Make a meaningful impact on
yourself and others. It’s the
Bluejay Effect……………
Creighton University, located in Omaha, NE, spans over 150 acres and employs over 2250 people making it one of the largest employers in the Omaha community. A comprehensive Jesuit university we are comprised of nine (9) colleges and schools including Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Professional Studies, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy and Health Professions, Dentistry, and a Graduate School. Founded in 1878, and enrollment of 8,000 students Creighton University is for the 15th year in a row the No.1 ranking in “America’s Best Colleges edition.”


Please see below opening & view complete position details, or apply online at: https://careers.creighton.edu


Our School of Medicine-Anatomy Lab invites applications for a Coordinator role:

Summary: This specific coordinator within the Department of Medical Education will support the day-to-day maintenance of the anatomy laboratories used for professional education of students and medical personnel and ensures that the lab is set up to offer a positive, effective learning experience. Responsibilities include care of human cadavers, the laboratories, teaching specimens, equipment, and supplies. This person will be expected to consistently interact and communicate with medical students, faculty and outside organizations dealing with cadaver acquisition and cremation.

Qualifications: Associate and/or Bachelor's Degree (Mortuary Science degree preferred); 4-6 years' administrative and/or office management experience; Intermediate to advanced proficiency skills in MS Office Suite to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook; 

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Ability to work with human cadavers and working with donating families; Strong empathy skills; Strong interpersonal and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community; Ability to lead and train staff and/or students; Maintain confidentiality and discretion when communicating with donor’s family members; Ability to self-initiate and coordinate/prioritize work with multiple and conflicting demands in a deadline-oriented environment; Ability to work beyond normal business hours which hours which may include limited evening, holiday, and weekend work (when needed)

Perks of Creighton University:
➢ Opportunity to live & work the Creighton Mission;
➢ Programs and Initiatives for Wellness;
➢ Professional Development Offerings;
➢ Time Off Benefits (Vacation & Sick);
➢ Parental Leave Options;
➢ Tuition Remission (Employee & Dependents);
➢ Variety of Benefit Plan Options for Fulltime and Part-time Employees;
➢ Ability to Network with staff, faculty, and students daily & move within the University;
➢ Many other Benefits


Creighton University is an EEO/AA Employer: M/F/Disabled/Vets​

Posted January 15, 2020

Apprentice or Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Cahill Funeral Chapel
Sisseton, SD

​Send resume to cahillfuneral@venturecomm.net or call Kaye Cahill at 605-698-3193

​Looking for an Apprentice or Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer at a family owned firm with an average of 100 calls per year.  Rotating on/off call schedule.  

Posted January 15, 2020

Licensed Funeral Director & Embalmer Immediate Opening

Masciarelli Family Funeral Homes
Fitchburg, Westminster & Lunenburg Massachusetts

Derrick Husmann - VP of Operations

dhusmann@premierfuneralgroup.com

618-920-9537​

​Masciarelli Family Funeral Homes located in Fitchburg, Westminster, and Lunenburg, Massachusetts is looking to add a talented, experienced and motivated Funeral Director/Embalmer to its staff.

Our funeral directors work closely with our locations team to create a seamless and meaningful experience for the families in our care.

We believe in Empowering our employees with autonomy and authority, to act as OWNERS.

While this is a comprehensive funeral director position (arranging, directing, embalming, etc.), we seek candidates who have a passion and focus on the care of families and meeting their needs.

Requirements:

  • Must have Massachusetts Funeral Director/Embalmer licensure or the ability to reciprocate license from another state.
  • Minimum 2 years' experience as a practicing Licensed Funeral Director.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to interact with families during time of need and create and maintain a premier level of client family satisfaction.
  • Proficient with computers and technology
  • Ability to manage a caseload while creating an exceptional customer experience.
  • Must maintain a current, valid state Driver's License with good driving history.
  • Must be able to pass full background Check.
  • Reports either to Funeral Director in Charge or Vice President of Operations.

    We offer full benefits that include health and housing.

    All inquiries will be held in strict confidence.  We are an equal opportunity employer. 

    Please send your resume to Derrick Husmann, Vice President of Operations

     dhusmann@premierfuneralgroup.com or call 618-920-9537

Posted January 08, 2020

Funeral Home Apprentice

O'Donnell-Cookson Life Celebration Home
Quincy, IL

Jim O'Donnell - 573-221-8188 or jimmyo@jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com​

Would you like the chance to work at one of the nation's most innovative and exceptional funeral homes?  Look no further than the O'Donnell-Cookson Life Celebration Home located in Quincy, IL.  You will have the opportunity to learn from some of the most dynamic funeral home professionals nationwide.  Come grow your purpose & future as a member of our family-owned funeral home team.  

​We are now accepting applications for an apprentice.  We proudly offer a competitive salary & benefits including health insurance, 401K program & paid time-off.  

Posted December 18, 2019

Full-Time C.A.R.E. Specialists (Creamatory Operator, Embalmer, & Funeral Director

Cress Funeral & Cremation Service
Madison, WI

Nicole Gensler at NGensler@CressFuneralService.com



Cress Funeral & Cremation Service in Madison, WI is looking to hire fulltime C.A.R.E. Specialists (Crematory Operator, Embalmer and Funeral Director) who are eager to work in our fast-paced metropolitan area. We are looking for highly skilled team members committed to serving families to Cress’ high standards. If you pride yourself on your work ethic, communication skills, have the ability to juggle multiple responsibilities and are willing to learn the Cress standards, we want to hear from you.

Send resume and references to:

Nicole Gensler at NGensler@CressFuneralService.com


 

Posted December 18, 2019

Intern / Funeral Director Position

Hugeback-Johnson Funeral Home
New Hampton, Iowa

Bryan Hugeback

bryanhugeback@gmail.com

Northeast Iowa Funeral Home looking for Intern or Licensed Funeral Director for full time position.  Currently with 3 FT licenses and 1 PT license.  On-site crematory.

 

Competitive Salary package plus bonus opportunities.

Paid Vacation

Health Care Package

Phone

Clothing Allowance

Relocation allowance possible

Flexible on-call schedule

Country Club Dues or reimbursement

Free scalloped potatoes and ham on nearly every service

 

It would be optimal if applicant can obtain MN license.  (4YR degree plus mortuary college)


Posted December 09, 2019

Funeral Director / Intern Position

Wallace Family Funeral Home and Crematory
Newton, Iowa

Please send resume to Chantelle Lundberg at mclundberg@iowatelecom.net

Looking for a motivated student, funeral director intern, or licensed funeral director to join our team in the Spring or Fall of 2020.  We are a one location, family owned funeral home with crematory on site that averages 185 calls per year.  Competitive salary and benefits along with an attractive work schedule.  ​​

Posted October 28, 2019

Funeral Director / Intern Position

Rowe Funeral Home and Cremation Services
Grand Rapids, MN

Please contact us by either e-mailing a cover letter with current resume to rowefunl@mchsi.com 

or mailing to 

Rowe Funeral Home 

ATTN David Huso

510 NW 1st Ave.

Grand Rapids, MN  55744


Should you wish to speak directly with Dave, please call 218-326-6505.

Located in the beautiful lake country of Northern, Minnesota, Rowe Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Grand Rapids, MN, is looking for a quality licensed funeral director or apprentice, with a mindset that always puts service to families first above all else. You should be proficient in using computers and other associated technologies. Having excellent interpersonal and communication skills will enable you to give our families our best service during their time of need.  We are a caring/compassionate team of directors and staff that is a full-service funeral home with an on- site cremation facility that strives to create a comfortable environment for working directly with families through bringing loved ones into our care, meeting families, making arrangements both preneed and at need, prep room duties including embalming, operation of our onsite crematory and other required tasks to compassionately serve our families.  We offer an on-call schedule that is shared evenly with the other funeral directors on staff with regularly schedule time off to enjoy the many outdoor activities that the Grand Rapids area has to offer.  Compensation is dependent on qualifications and experience, with all inquiries kept confidential.

Posted October 27, 2019

Licensed Funeral Director

Dickinson Family Funeral Homes & Crematory
La Crosse, WI

​Dickinson Family Funeral Homes & Crematory

1425 Jackson Street

La Crosse, WI 54601
#608-784-0135

apdickinson@gmail.com - Andrew P. Dickinson

bjdickinson@gmail.com - Brian J. Dickinson


Full Time Licensed Funeral Director Position Available in La Crosse, Wisconsin
 
Dickinson Family Funeral Home  & Crematory, a family owned and operated business for over 60 years, has an immediate opening for a full time licensed funeral director/embalmer.  With 4 locations serving the La Crosse, Onalaska and Holmen areas, we have worked hard to develop a reputable reputation and community connection.

 

As our name suggests, we are a family oriented firm.  Employees are offered benefits and flexibility that make it easy to find balance.  Our work environment allows our employees freedom to decide how they do their best work with a friendly staff that engages in positive interactions with one another throughout the day.

 
La Crosse sits on Wisconsin's West Cost, along the Mississippi River, just 2 hours south from Minneapolis/St. Paul.  Enjoy unique shops, lively entertainment, museums and art galleries.  Take part in our many downtown events and festivals including Riverfest, Oktoberfest, Historic Downtown Day and Rotary Lights.  La Crosse is home to over 20 miles of scenic trails that take you by foot or wheel from our rivers to our beautiful and most treasured landmark, Grandad Bluff.

All applicants must be team players, self motivated, compassionate, willing to be involved in all aspects of funeral service and be eager to put the work into upholding our reputation of service excellence.

We offer a highly competitive salary, vehicle, along with 100% paid health insurance, three weeks paid vacation, and Retirement Plan/Profit Sharing. We are looking for a long-term fit, attitude and commitment are more important to us than the number of years worked in the industry.

If you are interested, please send your resume, or call to visit confidentially about this opportunity.


Posted October 08, 2019

Funeral Director / Intern Position

Einan's at Sunset
Richland, Washington

Holley Soward​s

509-943-1114

holley@einansatsunset.com

DESCRIPTION
Immediate need for a full-time Funeral Director/Embalmer seeking a rewarding position with a well-established Funeral Home and Cemetery property in Richland, WA.

Einan's Funeral Home at Sunset Memorial Gardens has been serving the region for over 60 years, remaining a viable asset and partner to our families and the community. We believe in exceptional, empathetic customer service and understand the value in celebrating life. Our mission is to create a comforting atmosphere where people can plan, gather and celebrate life surrounded by the ones they love.

The Funeral Director will guide the family throughout the entire funeral service experience, from coordinating, planning and scheduling all service arrangements with and between the funeral home, event center and cemetery to final disposition. He or she must be able to complete required certifications, permits and notices with accuracy and detailed follow-through.

REQUIREMENTS
 Have obtained an Associate of Arts degree in Mortuary Sciences
 Have the ability to complete 1 year Funeral Director internship and 2 year Embalmer internship
 Have the ability to obtain Alcohol Server Permit, Food Handler's Card
 Be able to physically lift up to 100 pounds
 Be sensitive to and exhibit empathy for the individuals and families you will be working with
 Have strong verbal and written communication skills
 Be proficient with computers and technology
 Be able to work in a fast-paced environment
 Be available to work nights, weekends and holidays
 Have a valid WA State Driver's License, or be able to obtain one with Insurance
 Other language skills, in addition to English, are definitely a plus

BENEFITS
 Income is commensurate with license status and experience of candidate
 Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K
 Paid Time Off
 Assistance with relocation expenses
 Annual Clothing Allowance
 Limited on-call shifts; stipend available when called out
 Continuing Education
 Growth and Development Opportunities
 State-of-the-art Facilities and Equipment
 Strong leadership within our organization that promotes a positive company culture

We offer a competitive compensation package. Please submit your resume for consideration.

Posted September 25, 2019

Funeral Director / Intern Position

Karvonen Funeral & Cremation Service
Wadena, MN

Greg or Suzi Karvonen

suzik72@arvig.net OR call 218-639-2911​​

Licensed Funeral Director/Intern (full time/part time w/ flex schedule)

3 Generations Family Owned & Operated since 1871, Karvonen Funeral Home & Cremation Service has an immediate opening for a full time/ part time Minnesota licensed funeral director or intern with 3 locations and on-site crematory. Please visit:

https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.karvonenfuneralhome.com&data=02%7C01%7Ckepatterson%40dmacc.edu%7Cc5ce511e2ff6450b388308d73c5d28d4%7Ce91e8e9401b54e3699301436f67ce779%7C0%7C1%7C637044243131237348&sdata=OW7p1%2BTGPP9L9vlGWFPaUUUR7TlAJ9EaEcY8k6Yo%2FhE%3D&reserved=0

Responsibilities would include all aspects of funeral service.

Individual must be a self-motivated person, able to think independently and contribute as a part a team.

This position comes with competitive compensation based on experience, with a flexible schedule, also includes on site 5 bedroom 3 bath w/ 2 car garage.

 

Located in west central Minnesota, Karvonen Funeral & Cremation Service is proud to be a valuable part of an abundance of outdoor recreational activities: fishing, hunting, golfing, boating, bike riding, community events and not to mention the cultural activities in our region and our high quality of local schools to provide added value to your Minnesota Life.

If you are interested in joining the effective team at Karvonen Funeral & Cremation Service, please email your resume or call to visit confidentially.



Posted September 18, 2019

Funeral Director Intern Position

Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home
Concordia, Kansas

Joshua J. Meyer

Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home

325 W. 6th St., PO Box 606

Concordia, Kansas 66901

(785)243-2121

Website: www.chaputbuoy.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/ChaputBuoyFuneralHome/

​Funeral homes in North Central Kansas and South Central Nebraska is seeking additional interns.

​If interested, please contact Joshua for more information.

Posted September 03, 2019

Funeral Director / Intern Position

Birzer Funeral Home
Lyons, KS

Teresa Rons 

staff@birzerfuneralhomes.com ​

FUNERAL DIRECTOR/EMBALMER/APPRENTICE, Central Kansas, family owned funeral home, looking for a licensed funeral director/embalmer and/or apprentice. We have two locations, located in Lyons and Sterling, Kansas, serving approximately 125 families each year. Our locations are located about 30 minutes from Hutchinson, and an hour from Wichita. Lyons has a population of 4,000 and Sterling 2,800, both great locations to raise a family. On call schedule, time off, vacation time, and benefits offered, salary based on experience.  If you feel you are the right candidate for our family please email resumes to staff@birzerfuneralhomes.com 

Posted July 31, 2019

Funeral Director / Intern Position

Jones Funeral Home
Washington, Iowa

Marty Beenblossom​

jonesfuneralhome@jonesfh.com or 

319-653-2105.​

​Jones Funeral Home, a family owned funeral home in southeast Iowa is seeking an Iowa licensed Funeral Director or Intern.  Applicant will be involved in all aspects of funeral service.  We offer a well rounded compensation package including a competitive salary, health insurance, paid vacation, retirement plan and a flexible work schedule.  Please contact Marty Beenblossom at jonesfuneralhome@jonesfh.com or 319-653-2105.

Posted July 24, 2019

Funeral Director Position

Kozlak-Radulovich Funeral Chapels
Minneapolis, MN

Danielle 

Danielle@kozlakradulovich.com 

1918 University Ave. NE, 

Minneapolis, MN 55418

763-783-1100.​

Kozlak-Radulovich Funeral Chapels, a family-owned funeral home is looking for a funeral director to join their growing team. We are looking for people with a passion for the funeral industry and the desire to perform extraordinary services. Our three chapels are located in NE Minneapolis, Blaine & Maple Grove (two suburbs of Minneapolis). We pride ourselves on being a progressive funeral home and welcome energy and creativity from future team members!

 

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1-2 years of experience in the industry. This position will work in all aspects of funeral service including removals, embalming, arrangement, conducting funeral services and more. Candidates must have or be able to obtain licensure in the state of Minnesota.

 

Competitive salary based on experience, attractive schedule options & benefits are offered.  Please send resume and cover letter to Danielle at Danielle@kozlakradulovich.com or mail to 1918 University Ave. NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418. Danielle can also be contacted at 763-783-1100.


Posted July 24, 2019

Funeral Director / Intern Position

Heafey-Hoffmann-Dworak-Cutler Mortuaries and Crematory
Omaha, NE

Inquire and/or send resume to 

Bill Cutler IV

Heafey-Hoffmann-Dworak-Cutler Mortuaries and Crematory

7805 West Center Road

Omaha, NE  68124

Phone Number: 402-391-3900

Email:  bcutler4@heafeyheafey.com  

Are you a trustworthy, ambitious, detail orientated person who works well with others?  

Are you a positive self-starter that takes initiative and thrives in a fast-paced environment?   

We want you to join our team!  

 

We are a multi-location family owned/operated funeral home and crematory.

We work hard and take great pride in serving our families and expect our employees to want to do the same.    

 

Full-time funeral directing/embalming/apprenticeship position available.

Monday-Friday and every third weekend.

Minimal night schedule.

Top of the line salary with benefits and friendly work environment.  

 


Posted July 17, 2019