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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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

Hrabak-Neuhaus Funeral Service
Belle Plaine, IA

​Andy or Casey Neuhaus @ 319-444-2240 or 

E-mail andyneuhaus@hotmail.com

​Hrabak-Neuhaus Funeral Service is looking for an individual interested in learning the art of funeral service. We are a small-town funeral service located in Belle Plaine, Iowa, just over an hour from the DMACC campus. With living accommodations on site, we have a flexible work schedule, and are interested in teaching you about our wonderful profession. All Mortuary Science Students and Interns are encouraged to apply. 

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

Funeral Director/Funeral Transport/Administrative Staff Openings

Mikal’s Funeral Parlor, LLC
Atlantic City, NJ

​Send all Inquiries to:                     director@mikalsfuneralparlor.com

Mikal Abdullah, Manager

Office: 609.344.1131

Fax: 609.344.3310

www.mikalsfuneralparlor.com

 

​Mikal's Funeral Parlor a successful South Jersey funeral home seeking applicants for immediate Full-time, Part-time and/or On-Call status for Funeral/Transport, Administrative, and Funeral Director staff positions.  Occasional Night and Weekend availability required. The successful candidate is a professional, well mannered, compassionate individual who is dedicated to providing continued quality service to our grieving families.

Must have: 
- A fondness for Double-Checking              

- Solid Emotional Control
- A pleasant attitude                                   

 - The ability to lift up to 50-75 lbs.          

 - Be very detail oriented                            

 - A high level of pride in your work   

- Great customer service (5 Star Hotel level customer service)
- The ability to interact and collaborate with others in a team atmosphere
- Reliability, a curiosity to learn & professionalism in your DNA.

Repeat, MUST.  If you are OK with just being ordinary, then this opportunity is NOT for you.

Responsibilities: (may include, but not be limited to)
Transfers, Funeral Supervision, Paperwork, Filing, Maintenance, Arrangement assistance, other funeral & office related duties, etc. Valid Driver's License REQUIRED.  

Bi-Lingual/Multi-Lingual is a  PLU$$$.                                                                                                                               

Great advancement potential - Qualification / Licensure dependent – We offer Generous Regular/Overtime pay, commensurate with experience, ambition and initiative. 

Job Type:      1. Funeral/Transport staff        2. Administrative staff         3. Funeral Director
Experience:  Funeral Industry = 0-2 years                   Customer Service = 1-2 years.

Posted June 07, 2019

Licensed Funeral Director or Apprentice

Abels Funeral Homes
Central Iowa Locations

​If you are interested, please email your resume, or call to visit confidentially.

Melissa Volk
Phone: 701-640-5500
Melissa@vertin.com

​A Full-Time opening for a Licensed Funeral Director or Apprentice is available at Abels Funeral Homes located in Central Iowa.  We have locations in Eldora, Wellsburg, Grundy Center, Dike and Reinbeck.

As a Funeral Director/ Embalmer, you will work with our team of professionals who are motivated and honored to serve all families.  We are looking for someone to quickly adapt to the needs of each individual family by presenting personal, meaningful, and unique solutions to help families celebrate a life that has been lived. The qualities that are necessary for success are great written and verbal communication skills, compassion, discretion, and team effectiveness.  A warm and friendly attitude, and professional appearance are also very important. We maintain high standards of care. To sustain that, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package, along with free housing for the right candidate. Our benefits include: Paid Housing, Competitive Salary based on experience, Paid Vacation, Flexible Schedule, Employer paid health insurance through BCBS, Employer paid life insurance, Optional Vision, Dental and Flexible Spending Account, 401K Retirement Plan with 5% Employer Match, Health Saving Account with Employer Contribution, Incentive Bonus, Company Cell Phone, and Clothing Allowance.

Posted May 30, 2019

Funeral Director Internship

Reece Funeral Home
Ottumwa, Iowa

​To apply for this position, please contact:

Bill Reece

Reece Funeral Home

607 E. Second St. Ottumwa, IA 52501

(641) 682-4509 ~ bill@rfh-ia.com

​Reece Funeral Home is located in Ottumwa, Iowa, a community of 25,000 people in southeast Iowa, and we are a 400-450 call, family owned firm. We are seeking a mortuary science graduate looking to serve their internship in funeral service and looking to become a licensed funeral director. A successful intern may have the opportunity to join our staff once licensed.

The salary for this internship position with Reece Funeral Home begins at $47,840 per year. We offer excellent health insurance and a 401k retirement plan. We operate on a rotating 5 day work week for interns and licensed funeral directors (every other weekend off, 7 of 14 nights on call). The community offers many opportunities in sports, education, fine arts and leisure activities.

Posted May 20, 2019

Funeral Director/Embalmer or Apprentice Funeral Director/Embalmer

Ledford Family Funeral Homes
Lexington and Odessa, Missouri

​Austin Ledford

jaustin.ledford@gmail.com

Ledford Family Funeral Homes – Lexington, MO – Odessa, MO

https://www.ledfordfamilyfh.com

​Ledford Family Funeral Homes has two locations East of Kansas City, Missouri; Ralph O. Jones Funeral Home in Odessa, MO and Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home in Lexington, MO.  We are currently looking for a licensed Funeral Director & Embalmer or an Apprentice Funeral Director & Embalmer to join us. 

The Ledford Family Funeral Homes currently serve around 180 families a year. We offer excellent pay, benefits, paid time off, retirement plan, and a FAIR on-call week and weekend schedule.  Our locations are 20 mi. east of Kansas City, you have two great places to raise a family, live in small towns and enjoy all of the convenience the metropolitan areas have to offer without having to drive far. If you feel you are the right candidate for our family please send your resume to jaustin.ledford@gmail.com

Posted May 13, 2019

Funeral Directing/Embalming Position

Cutler-O’Neill-Meyer-Woodring Funeral Homes
Council Bluffs, Iowa

​If interested, send a resume to Matt O'Neill, Cutler-O'Neill Funeral Home, 545 Willow Avenue, Council Bluffs, Iowa 50503, or call 712 322-7779.

    

Jana Rowe

Council Bluffs, IA  51503

712-322-7779

jana@cutleroneill.com

www.cutleroneill.com

​The Cutler-O'Neill Funeral Home  has over 100 years of serving southwest Iowa families, and have a Full-time funeral directing/embalming position available. 

In this position you will work Monday through Friday from 8-5 p.m., and every other weekend. There is a minimal night schedule, 600 call firm.  We have great pay and work environment.

If interested, send a resume to Matt O'Neill, Cutler-O'Neill Funeral Home, 545 Willow Avenue, Council Bluffs, Iowa 50503, or call 712 322-7779.    

Posted April 17, 2019

Licensed Funeral Directors/Interns

Hindt-Hudek Funeral Home
NE Iowa and SE Minnesota

​Please contact Katie Hudek by phone (563) 547-3501 or e-mail hindthudekfh@gmail.com

The Hindt-Hudek Funeral Homes are looking for a compassionate individual who would thrive in a small town setting to join our funeral home staff. 

We are a close knit work family that run several locations in the NE Iowa and SE Minnesota area.  There are lots of opportunities for outdoor activities such as trout fishing, bike and hiking trails, and kayaking.  There is an on call schedule of 7 days on, then 7 days off.  Mortuary Science students, interns, and licensed funeral directors are encouraged to apply. 

Posted April 15, 2019

Funeral Director and Embalmer positions available

James O’Donnell Funeral Homes
Hannibal, MO

​For more information about our firm visit www.jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com or visit us on face book.

James J. O'Donnell

James O'Donnell Funeral Home, Inc.

302 South 5th Street

Hannibal, MO.   63401

573-221-8188

jimmyo@jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com

 

​The James O'Donnell Funeral Home of Hannibal, MO is a dynamic firm with locations in Hannibal, Palmyra and Monroe City that is currently seeking the talents of a skilled funeral director and embalmer to join our team.  We are a 5th generation family owned funeral home located in historic Hannibal, Missouri on the Mississippi River. Applicant must be a licensed embalmer and funeral director, a graduate of an accredited mortuary college or school ready to begin their internship. 

At James O'Donnell Funeral Homes making funeral arrangements, embalming and helping families plan the most memorable experiences are essential requirements and expectations of this position.  A competitive salary, health insurance, 40l K and paid time off are all included benefits.  Housing is available along with scheduled time off.

Posted April 03, 2019

Licensed Funeral Director or Intern

Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home & Cremation Service
Bemidji, MN

​Inquiries by phone can be made to (218) 751-3159, and resumes can be emailed to Kirk Malkowski at kmalkowski@olsonschwartzfuneralhome.com

​The Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home & Cremation Service is a family owned funeral home seeking a licensed mortician or intern for immediate hire. This position interacts directly with the client families during their time of need and is expected to assist the current teams in creating and maintaining an exceptional level of family satisfaction.

Qualifications/Requirements:

* Associate's or Bachelor's degree; Minnesota state funeral licensure, working toward a state license or reciprocal license from another state;

* Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills;

* Computer knowledge and familiarity with Microsoft software

*  Be able to take night calls;

* Ability to manage a caseload while creating an extraordinary customer experience.

* Knowledge of crematory & cremation regulations or willing to be trained.

* Excellent organizational skills.

* Ability to multi-task within job responsibilities.

* Ability to meet deadlines.

* Arrange and conduct funeral and memorial ceremonies in a proficient, organized, caring manner in keeping with company policies.

* Ability to multi-task and to be able to handle multiple families at the same time.

We offer a very competitive benefits package! This is a slow paced environment with ample time to enjoy all Bemidji has to offer. Bemidji is the first city on the Mississippi in the beautiful Northwoods with fishing, hunting, and many outdoor activities. Additionally, it is the cultural center of northern Minnesota where you can be a spectator, or participate in the visual and performing arts.

Posted April 02, 2019

Licensed Funeral Director or Apprentice position

Loess Hills Funeral and Cremation Centers
Southwest Iowa locations

​Please contact me, Scott Erickson, by emailing me a cover letter and resume to loesshillsfuneralhomes@gmail.com, or mail to Loess Hills Funeral Home at PO Box 231, Glenwood, IA 51534.   Should you wish to speak to me directly with questions please call my cell 712-355-3000.   

​The Loess Hills Funeral and Cremation Centers are a family owned multi location funeral home and crematory with a reputation for excellence located in the beautiful rolling hills of southwest Iowa. We have four locations throughout southwest Iowa that include the Loess Hills Funeral and Cremation Center (Carson, Glenwood, and Malvern), and Nishna Valley Funeral Home (Shenandoah) that serve approximately 130 families each year.  We are looking for a quality licensed funeral director or apprentice who is a team player, community-minded and providing professional and meaningful funeral services.   Compensation and housing package dependent on qualifications and experience.    All inquiries kept confidential. 

 

 

 

Posted March 28, 2019

Minnesota Licensed Funeral Director or Intern

O’Halloran and Murphy Cremation & Funeral Services
St. Paul, Minnesota

If you are interested in pursuing a job with us, or would like more information about the benefits of working at O’Halloran and Murphy e-mail Michael O’Halloran at mohalloran@ohalloranmurphy.com

​More than 100 years ago the O'Halloran family began the tradition of quality funeral care, and we are continuing that tradition. Our facilities provide a warm and caring atmosphere in all of our locations, St. Paul, Woodbury and Roseville, Minnesota.  We are looking for a person with a Minnesota Funeral Directors License, or Funeral Intern license, or a license in a state like Wisconsin that reciprocates with Minnesota for a license. Also, we hire students that are taking funeral services courses and are planning to make a career in funeral work.

We provide a good schedule and better than average pay and benefits.  We have health insurance, a health savings accounts, and a 401 K plan with company matching contributions, along with vacation time, and personal time off for family events as needed. Our staff is wonderful and friendly to work with. There is reimbursement available for courses that would help you some way in working in funeral service. 

Posted March 25, 2019

Apprenticeship Position

Brundage Funeral Home
Dillon, Montana

​If you are interested, please send a resume to me at Brundage Funeral Home, and if you would like to chat further please contact me at 406-683-2112.

 Julie Briggs, Owner/Operator

 Phone: 406-683-2112

 Fax: 406-683-2169

 www.brundagefuneralhome.com

I own and operate the Brundage Funeral Home in Dillon, Montana, and I am also the County Coroner.  Dillon is a rural community in the southwestern corner of the state where there is hunting, fishing and beautiful scenery, it is also boasts the campus of the University of Montana Western. My husband and I purchased the funeral home in 2002, he, having been his entire adult life, in funeral service and me a new graduate in 1998. My husband died a little over a year ago, and I realized at some point I will need to have someone that can take over the business.

I am looking for someone willing to work with me and develop the skills that I have developed over the years. The interested person will go to the family home, hospital, nursing home, etc. to meet with family and have initial contact, prepare the body for the services, prepare for all aspects of the services, conduct services, etc. I am an advocate of membership in our association as well as the National Funeral Directors Association. I plan to stay in funeral service and hold my license even after retiring so that I can be of assistance to whoever eventually takes over the mortuary.

Posted February 21, 2019

Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer/Crematory or Apprentice

Keithley Funeral Homes
Hays, Kansas

​Resumes may be sent to keithleyfuneralhomes@gmail.com or mail PO Box 86 Hays, KS 67601.

Ron Keithley

Keithley Funeral Homes

785-625-3215

http://www.ellis.ks.us/  

http://www.visithays.com/

http://victoriaks.com/

 

​We are currently seeking a licensed funeral director, embalmer and crematory operator and/or an apprentice. We have four locations located in Ellis, Hays and Victoria, Kansas. www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com

We average 180 calls per year with a 40% +/- cremation rate. Our crematory will average 350 cremations a year including our own. The crematory is located at our main location in Hays. We also work with our area coroner in assisting with autopsies which averages 100 or so of those per year. On average that's our business load. 

We will have 3 embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators.  This is a working position and not a management position. Employee will be expected to do Embalming's, Removals, Arrangements, Visitations, Occasional transports, etc. We will offer individual health insurance, 401 k, cell phone, ample time off and a fair on call schedule. Salary range will be based on experience.

The towns we service with population are Hays 21,000, Ellis 2,100 and Victoria 1,200. The total county population is roughly 30,000.

 

Posted February 18, 2019

Apprenticeships Available

Cress Funeral & Cremation Service
Madison, WI

 If interested, please contact Scott Kundinger at (608) 238-3434, or email at skundinger@cressfuneralservice.com

​Cress Funeral & Cremation Service, Madison, WI, is actively seeking applicants to complete their apprenticeship and come join our team. We are looking for someone that would like to further their learning in Funeral Service, with the possibly of joining the Cress Team as a licensed director.

Cress offers a remarkable apprenticeship program, one in which the student/individual will learn all aspects of funeral service on a flexible yet pre-determined schedule. We have a 30, 60, 90, 180 day and final check-in. This a clear, transparent guideline of expectations for performance of the apprentice throughout their apprenticeship.  These defined expectations will help the student/apprentice understand what they need to do, how and why.  We also offer an excellent on call schedule, hourly pay, and outstanding experience on all aspects of funeral service, hands on personal time with our CARE Team, signature clothing allowance and the ability to work with the best of the best!

Posted February 02, 2019

Apprenticeship or Funeral Director

Braman Mortuary
Omaha, NE

​Send inquiries can to: 

Ryan Gray

Braman Mortuary

ryan@bramanmortuary.com

Cell Phone No. 402-651-6090

​Braman Mortuary in Omaha, Nebraska has a current opening for either an Apprentice, or a Funeral Director. We have great benefits and schedule available. 

Any inquiries can be made to me, Ryan Gray, via my email or cell phone. My cell number is 402-651-6090.

Posted December 14, 2018

Internship/Funeral Director

Lindley Funeral Homes Inc.
Chillicothe, Missouri

Please submit resume, licensing credentials, and three professional references to Brooks Macoubrie. No phone calls Please.

brooksmacoubrie@gmail.com

Lindley Funeral Homes Inc.

P.O. Box 47

Chillicothe,
Missouri 64601

 

​Lindley Funeral Homes Inc., a locally owned and operated full service funeral establishment in Chillicothe, Missouri, is looking to add a service oriented individual to their team. This position is open to both experienced and entry level individuals. Training will be provided for individuals with entry level experience. Current funeral directors and embalmer license or ability to obtain a Missouri Funeral Directors and Embalmers License is required within one year of employment. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.  100% employer paid health insurance for the employee only after 90 days, 100% employer paid pension after one year of employment. Paid vacation after one year of employment and 4 personal days per year. This is a full time salary position (Minimum 40 hours per week) Relocation to Chillicothe, Missouri is required. Duties will include but not be limited to: arranging and conducting funerals, and visitations, transferring remains, overnight On-call Hours, filing necessary documents, counseling families preneed and at need, & embalming and preparation of remains. Basic Microsoft Office/Computer skills are required.

Posted December 04, 2018

Funeral Director Embalmer or Intern

Adams Funeral Home
Ames, Iowa

​For more information, or to apply contact Joe Reimers at joe@adamssoderstrum.com

 

​The Adams Funeral Home is family owned and located in Ames, Iowa.  We are currently seeking an Iowa Licensed Funeral Director or Intern.  The applicant must have strong communication and leadership skills, and the ability to be a team player is essential.  The candidate should also be experienced and proficient in all areas of funeral service.  We offer a flexible on call schedule.  Benefits include: competitive salary, simple IRA, clothing allowance and paid vacation.  Ames is a college town and offers cultural, recreational, educational, business, and entertainment amenities more common in bigger metros.  Beneath the small-town charm of Ames, Iowa, beats the heart of a much larger city.

Posted October 30, 2018

Licensed Funeral Director and Intern

Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home
Columbus, Indiana

​Please send resumes and inquiries to our email: jewellrittman@gmail.com  Attn: Nick Rittman

The Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home
3855 25th St.
Columbus, Indiana 47203
812-372-9923

Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home is looking for an intern, and also a licensed funeral director.  We are a family owned, progressive, growing funeral home in beautiful Columbus, Indiana.  Columbus is a great small town to raise a family and close to the attractions that Indianapolis, Cincinnati and Louisville have to offer. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Posted October 22, 2018