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

Heer Mortuaries & Crematory
Brush, CO

​Email a Cover Letter and Resume to ​

POSITION SUMMARY: Perform various tasks to arrange and direct funeral services, such as coordinating transportation of body to mortuary, interviewing family and other authorized persons to arrange the details of mortuary services, including selecting pallbearers, aiding with the selection of religious rites, and providing transportation for mourners.  
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Obtain information needed to complete legal documents, such as death certificates and burial permits. • Consult with families and friends of the deceased to arrange funeral details, such as obituary notice, casket selection, or plans for services.  • Perform embalming duties and oversee in the preparation and care of the remains of people who have died.  • Contact cemeteries to schedule the opening and closing of graves.  • Removed deceased remains from place of death. • Arrange for clergy members to perform needed services.  • Provide information on funeral service options, products, or merchandise and maintain casket display area.  • Offer counsel and comfort to bereaved families and friends.  • Maintain financial records order merchandise or repair accounts.  • Plan and coordinate funerals, burials, or cremations, including arranging details such as floral delivery and the time and place of services.  • Close caskets and lead funeral cortège to church or burial sites.  • Direct preparations and shipment of bodies for out-of-state burial.  • Inform survivors of benefits for which they may be eligible.  • Provide or arrange transportation between sites for the remains, mourners, pallbearers, clergy and family. • Additional duties, as assigned.  
REQUIRED SKILLS: Basic Skills • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. • Talking to others to convey information effectively. • Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times. • Monitoring/assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action. • Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents. • Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one. 
Social Skills • Social perceptiveness, which is being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do. • Coordination with adjusting actions in relation to others' actions. • Service orientation mentality, which is actively looking for ways to help people. • Negotiation tactics including bringing others together and trying to reconcile differences. • Instructing and teaching others how to perform a task.  
Physical Demands  The employee is required to frequently stand, walk, sit, use hands and fingers, reach and lift with arms, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is required to frequently lift more than 100 pounds without assistance. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision; distance vision; peripheral vision; depth perception; and the ability to adjust focus. 
Work Environment The employee is working in an environment that is occasionally in wet or humid conditions (non-weather), with fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and infectious diseases. The employee may also work in outdoor weather conditions, with extreme cold or extreme heat.  
Years of Experience None, will train right candidate  Education High school diploma or G.E.D. License, Certificate or Registration Funeral Director Certification required 
NOTE:  This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job. 
Heer Mortuaries and Crematory is an equal opportunity employer

Posted August 05, 2020

Licensed Funeral Director or Intern

Mahn Family Funeral Home
Red Wing, MN

Please send your resume to or call (651) 388-3343. Inquiries will be kept strictly confidential. 

Start your career with a team of innovative funeral professionals at a family owned funeral home in southeastern Minnesota. Centrally located between the Twin Cities and Rochester, Mahn Family Funeral Home in Red Wing has an immediate opening for a full time Minnesota licensed funeral director or intern. 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 that includes an attractive on-call rotation, consisting of one night a week and every other weekend, paid vacation, retirement plan, and health, dental and vision insurance. Red Wing is a historic, scenic, river town offering, plenty of year round social, community and recreational activities including hiking, fishing, music in the park, winter and summer festivals, locally owned restaurants, coffee shop, wineries and a microbrewery. 

Posted August 05, 2020

Full Time Funeral Director or Intern

O'Halloran and Murphy Funeral Homes
St. Paul, MN

Send a resume to Michael O'Halloran at ​

Be able to direct funeral services, make funeral arrangements and embalm and do cosmetics.  Must have the ability to work with all kinds of people and be empathetic.  Possess good computer skills.

Candidate could either have a degree in Mortuary Science or be a funeral intern.

​The person would work at our funeral homes in Elk River and Monticello, MN.  These two chapels are only 45 minutes from the St Paul and Minneapolis, MN.

We are a funeral home company that owns five funeral homes in Minnesota.  We take care of all people who come to us for funeral service, no matter what race, religion or financial means.  

​Salary - Up to $90,000

Website -

Posted July 16, 2020

Funeral Director - Apprentice or Newly Licensed

Dignity Memorial
Bloomington, IL

Jim Hough - 309-662-1222 (office); 309-222-3145 (cell)


Looking for an apprentice Funeral Director or a newly licensed Funeral Director

Posted July 02, 2020

Funeral Director Intern or Newly Licensed Funeral Director

Gay & Ciha Funeral & Cremation Service
Iowa City, IA

​Dan Ciha -​


Looking for an intern or newly licensed Funeral Director​

Posted July 02, 2020

Funeral Director or Internship Opportunity

Munderloh-Smith Funeral Home
Pender, NE

Tony Smith - 402-385-3093 or​

Munderloh – Smith Funeral Home in Pender, Nebraska is currently looking for a full time Funeral Director or Intern.  Our Funeral Home currently handles around 190-210 cases annually.  We are looking for a compassionate and self-motivated individual that likes diversity. 

Benefits include:

  • Housing available.  We have a three-bedroom, 1 ½ bath home available in Wakefield, Nebraska.
  • Competitive salary.  Based on experience.
  • Retirement matching funds. IRA contributions every pay period. 
  • Paid twice a month.  Pay periods are the 1st and the 15th of every month.
  • Phone allowance. $75.00 paid monthly.
  • Gas allowance. $100.00 paid monthly.
  • PTO.  Actual hours determined on experience in the funeral industry.
  • Relaxed On-Call Schedule. On for one week then off for two weeks. We average 4 night calls a month.
  • Bonus. Christmas bonus issued the first part of December.  
Posted July 02, 2020

Funeral Director Apprentice

Heafey Hoffman Dworak Cutler Mortuaries & Crematory
Omaha, NE

Bill Cutler IV - 402-391-3900​

Heafey Hoffmann Dworak Cutler Mortuaries & Crematory in Omaha, NE is looking for a Funeral Director Apprentice.  

​Family owned and managed since 1881.  While several other local funeral homes are operated by a corporation out of state, our owners are working everyday to serve you.

Largest chapel in Nebraska at our 7805 west Center Road location. We also offer 3 additional private chapel and gathering areas for your convenience and privacy.

Many Funeral directors and staff members with over 25 years of experience.

We offer a reception area in our funeral home to accommodate luncheons, receptions and other gatherings during your visit.

We answer our phones live 24 hours a day.  Even after 9pm, we maintain a full time staff to answer your call every minute of every day.

Served more families than any other funeral home in the Omaha, Bellevue, Council Bluffs area.

We have been voted “Best of Omaha” for 11 years and running.​


Posted July 02, 2020

Funeral Director / Intern Position

Wallace Family Funeral Home and Crematory
Newton, Iowa

​Please contact Chantelle Lundberg at 641-521-6774 or email at​

​Due to retirement, the Wallace Family Funeral Home and Crematory, a family owned establishment, in Newton, Iowa, is looking for a full-time (would consider part-time as well) funeral director or a full-time intern.

We are a mid-sized funeral home averaging 180-200 calls a year with an onsite crematory.

Duties would include but are not limited to removals, embalming, meeting with families, and other day to day operations of the funeral home.

Fair rotating on-call schedule along with competitive salary and generous benefits is offered with this position.

Posted June 23, 2020

Funeral Director Position

Mauer - Johnson Funeral Home
LeMars, Iowa
Joel Johnson
Mauer - Johnson Funeral Home
712 546 4903
Resumes may be emailed to

Mauer – Johnson – Earnest Funeral Homes is seeking a full time Iowa licensed (or an easily reciprocated state license) Funeral Director/Embalmer.  The main chapel is located in Le Mars (northwest), Iowa with its three chapels separated by 25 miles.  The position would require managerial skills and the director would work side by side with actively working owners.  The schedule is as flexible as possible for the funeral service and is family friendly, allowing time for personal activities.


 Daily working duties would include all aspects of funeral service including removals, embalming, preparation of the deceased, arranging services with families, conducting funerals and burials along with community involvement.  The job also includes building, grounds and vehicle maintenance which adds variety to the daily routine.  The applicant needs to possess a self-motivated work ethic and be able to manage day to day business tasks without supervision. 


 Room for growth and advancement will present itself to a qualified individual that can prove themselves in the work environment.  Future duties may include opportunities with pre-arrangement consultations and cemetery monument sales.  Salary and benefits are based upon experience and abilities.

Posted June 22, 2020

Funeral Director or Intern Position

Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service
Waterloo, Iowa

You may send your resume to Paul Grarup at

Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service in Waterloo, Iowa, is seeking a full time funeral director/embalmer or intern.

Our firm offers a competitive compensation package with benefits and three person on-call rotation, with evening embalming coverage. 

Posted June 22, 2020

Hartquist Funeral Home

Hartquist Funeral Home
Luverne, MN

Please contact 

Jeff Hartquist

209 Elm St.

Luverne, MN 56156 

or at 507-283-2777 to visit more about the opportunity or to set up an interview. 

Inquiries will be kept strictly confidential.

Seeking Licensed Funeral Director or Intern Funeral Director to serve Southwest Minnesota.

Hartquist Funeral Home, a family-owned funeral home, has the opportunity for a licensed funeral director or an intern funeral director/embalmer to join our organization. Our funeral home has three main funeral chapels located throughout three counties in southwest Minnesota, serving over 200 families each year. What makes us different from other funeral homes is our team approach to how we see funeral directors being successful at work and at home with their family. The new director would join four other full-time directors and two part-time funeral directors. We offer a competitive salary with complete benefits including three-day weekends, paid vacation, medical insurance, profit-sharing pension plan, license fees and more. We also cover expenses to better the individual, such as the Wolfelt Experience training. We are looking for applicants that have a willingness to contribute to our team and wish to help families create a meaningful funeral experience to begin a healthy grief journey. Our area of the state is strong in its local community growth, business opportunities, and education. The communities we serve possess a good understanding of death care and very much respect and value the funeral professional. The newly hired director would be based at our location in Luverne or Pipestone.

Requirements of the individual we are seeking are:

- Team based approach to workplace.

- Positive attitude and ability to communicate.

- Willingness to grow professionally and personally.

- Desire to make a difference in the lives bereaved families, friends, and communities.

- Passion for improving and spreading knowledge of the value of funeral service.

- Funeral Director’s License in MN or actively working toward obtaining it.

Compensation is to be determined on each unique applicant.

Benefits include:

- Wolfelt Experience training and certification

- Family Health Insurance

- Profit Sharing Plan

- Paid Vacation

- Loyalty Bonus Structure

- Cell Phone Allowance

- Several additional job perks

To get a feel for of our philosophy, staff, and level of professionalism, please visit our website at or find us on Facebook.

Posted June 02, 2020

Funeral Director or Intern Position

Schroeder Funeral Homes
St. Ansgar, Iowa

Resumes can be emailed to or contact Mitchell at 641-324-1121.

Funeral Director or Funeral Director Intern

The Schroeder Funeral Homes & Cremation Service of St. Ansgar, Northwood and Osage, Iowa is seeking a fulltime funeral director/embalmer or a funeral director/embalmer intern.


Schroeder Funeral Homes is a family owned funeral home. It is a slow paced work environment, putting the families we serve as our number one priority.


Duties include but are not limited to: transfers, a rotating on call schedule, arrangements conferences with families, embalming and day to day operations. Candidate must have a good work ethic, be self-motivated and also work well with a team.


We offer a competitive salary, full benefits including a retirement IRA, flexible work schedule, alternating weekends off, and vacation, and apartment living quarters.

Posted May 15, 2020

Funeral Directing Internship

Reece Funeral Home
Ottumwa, Iowa

​To apply for this position, please contact: 

Bill Reece at Reece Funeral Home 

607 E. Second St. Ottumwa, IA 52501 

(641) 682-4509 ~

​Reece Funeral Home is a family owned firm located in Southeast Iowa. We are seeking a mortuary science graduate to join our team who is looking to serve their internship in funeral service and become a licensed funeral director. A successful intern may have the opportunity to join our staff once licensed. This internship position begins at $48,360 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 which includes every other weekend off, 7 of 14 nights on call and you will always teamed with a licensed director. Reece Funeral Home is located in Ottumwa, Iowa, a community of 25,000 people in the heart of Southeast Iowa. The community offers various opportunities in sports, higher education, fine arts and leisure activities. 

Posted April 28, 2020

Funeral Director Opening

Carson Celebration of Life Center
Maquoketa, Iowa

Email your resume & cover letter to Don W. Carson at

 Send your resume & cover letter via US mail

Carson Celebration of Life Center
Don W. Carson
318 West Pleasant Street
Maquoketa, Iowa 52060

We are a progressive funeral and cremation provider looking for a caring and highly compassionate individual. Our mission, passion and purpose, with every family we serve, is to acknowledge a life lived, and bring healing to those that remain, as well as bringing innovative, technologically advanced services to our families, as well as be a leader in emerging industry trends.

We are located in a rural community in Eastern Iowa close to the Mississippi River with a hospital and YMCA among other amenities in our town. We are approximately 35 minutes to one hour driving distance from Dubuque, Quad Cities, Cedar Rapids and Iowa City.

• Must currently be a licensed Funeral Director in Iowa or have or able to obtain license reciprocity
• Valid state issued driver’s license in good standing and acceptable driving record
• Ability to lift 75 lbs


We offer a competitive compensation package with benefits, including a generous employer-paid portion 401K with profit sharing, cell phone, health, living quarters if needed, paid continuing education, clothing allowance, monument sales and paid time off

Posted April 13, 2020

Funeral Director

Locke Funeral Services
1519 West Fourth Street; Waterloo, IA 50702

​Please contact Eric Locke at (319) 233-6138 for further information or email Eric@LockeFuneral with questions or your resume.


The primary funeral director responsibilities include making initial contact with families, arrangement conferences and follow up, directing funeral services and visitations, final preparation of body for service or cremation.  Most removal and embalming procedures are done by our care team. 

Our expectations for our funeral directors include interacting with honesty, integrity and respect for all.  We trust our staff to make decisions with integrity resulting in win-win outcomes.  The ability to occasionally lift, push or pull objects of 400 pounds with assistance.  Proficiency with computers and tablets.  We use the Office Suite of products, Passare, Iowa EDRS, and other technology.  The ability to manage time, identify and understand deadlines, and to be highly organized.  The respectful and safe use of facilities, autos, and equipment.  Contribute ideas and talents as a valued member of our funeral director team with the goal of continuous improvement as an organization and personally.

Locke Funeral Services includes Locke Funeral Home, Kearns Funeral Service, La Porte City Funeral Home, and Garden View Chapel.

Posted March 02, 2020

FT Licensed Funeral Director or Intern

Hamilton Funeral Home
701 Jewett Street - Marshall, MN 56258

David Sprik - or 507-532-2933​

Hamilton Funeral Home in Marshall is a family-owned and operated funeral business in Southwest Minnesota, seeking a full-time licensed funeral director or intern.   We value long-term employees with competent compassionate customer care and high moral values.  

There is an immediate opening for a driven person who wants to work in a positive environment.


Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  •  A passion to care for each family we serve

  •  A positive attitude and sense of humor

  •  Excellent communication skills

  • Proficient computer skills

  • Exceptional embalming/preparation skills with attention to detail, or willingness to learn

  • Minnesota Funeral Directors License (or ability to obtain one)

  • Valid driver’s license

We offer a well-rounded compensation package including medical benefits, profit sharing, generous paid-time-off, retirement plans, a flexible on-call schedule, use of a vehicle, private office, cell phone and clothing allowances, and paid licensing, continuing education, and certifications.  Housing may also be provided. 

Contact us about all we have to offer and how we can tailor your fit with us. 


To get a feel of our work environment, staff, and vision visit our website at: Please contact David Sprik at or 507-532-2933 or visit us in person to learn more about this opportunity.  Inquiries will be kept confidential.


Posted February 25, 2020

Part-Time Embalming Assistant

Iowa Donor Network
550 Madison Ave - North Liberty, IA 52317

Rick Ramsey - or send resume to

Lindsey Jones

HR Manager

Iowa Donor Network

550 Madison Ave

North Liberty, IA  52317

Iowa Donor Network, a non-profit health care organization, is seeking individuals to assist with embalming donors while in compliance with regulating, accrediting, and governing agencies.  Currently enrolled Mortuary Science students please email Rick Ramsey at or send resume to:

Lindsey Jones, HR Manager
Iowa Donor Network
550 Madison Avenue
North Liberty, IA 52317







Posted February 25, 2020

Embalmer/Funeral Director

Davis-Playle-Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home
Kirksville, MO

For more detailed information about the position or any other questions, please give us a call or send me an email!

Email:          Phone: (660) 665-2233



This position would involve:

- Embalming

- Required nightly on call for removals (certain week days and every other weekend)

- Removal trips

- Night call (answering phones overnight)

- Service work (prepping of deceased, visitations, deceased services, etc.)

- Daily office work (answer phone, assisting walk ins, service related work, etc.)

- Cemetery work (mowing, holiday prep, service needs, etc.)


The pay for this position will be negotiable. We also have the possibility for onsite living if needed as well.


Davis-Playle-Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home is a local, family owned funeral home that has 3 generations within the business.  It was started in 1975.  In addition to the location in Kirksville, MO, they have four other locations across Northeast Missouri (Playle-Collins Funeral Home in Unionville, MO; Dooley Funeral Home in Queen City, MO; Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home in Edina, MO; and​ Coder Funeral Home in LaBelle, MO).  They also own and maintain two cemeteries in Kirksville and have the only on-site crematory in Northeast Missouri. ​​

Posted February 11, 2020


Hrabak-Neuhaus Funeral Service
Belle Plaine, IA

​​Contact: Andy or Casey Neuhaus @ 319-444-2240 or e-mail


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 February 11, 2020

Funeral Director Intern

Cedar Memorial
Cedar Rapids, IA

To apply for an internship, please email

Learn more at






DATE REVISED:  December 2019

SUMMARY:   The funeral director intern is responsible for learning about, and participating in, the process of final disposition arrangements of the deceased in a professional, compassionate manner consistent with the wishes of the family, the standards of Cedar Memorial and related legal requirements.  The intern will work under the supervision of a preceptor to provide sensitive, effective personal service to bereaved family members and friends of the deceased.  This position will learn to effectively coordinate the work of other funeral home staff in carrying out these arrangements in a manner that exceeds the expectations of the families served.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:  These duties may be changed or added to at any time.                                                                           

  • Learns how to collect information during the initial death call from the family of the deceased and coordinates with a licensed funeral director to bring the deceased into the care of Cedar Memorial or Iowa Cremation.
  • Practices all chain-of-custody processes and procedures including but not limited to completing the log-in sheet, creation of the ID bracelet and the collection of decedent's thumb print. 
  • Learns to set the features of the deceased for final viewing and prepares deceased for cremation process. Learns best practices for embalming and cremating.
  • Under the supervision of the preceptor, meets with immediate family members or designated representative to provide emotional support and to determine their wishes concerning the care and disposition of the deceased.
  • Learns how to facilitate all arrangements for the visitation, funeral and burial services with sensitivity to the family and officiant's requirements including needed staffing, setting up the flowers and memorial items and taking care of any special family request.                                                                                                                                                 
  • With guidance of the preceptor, secures needed authorizations for final disposition of the deceased and information for legal documents.  Learns the system for the filing of death certificates, social security and military forms and other legal documents, writes the obituary, and assists with the selection of memorial items like register books and service folders.
  • Coordinates and schedules the work of other funeral home staff for burial or cremation arrangements in a positive and caring manner.  After conferring with preceptor, also schedules staff to work funerals a minimum of 24 hours in advance. 
  • When not serving families, the intern will work on special projects such as process improvements, cleaning equipment or visitation rooms, as well as other duties as assigned by the manager.
  • Work alongside fellow funeral directors to embalm, dress, casket, apply cosmetics, or to cremate the deceased.                  
  • Learn how to follow-up with families after the funeral service to ensure the responsible party makes timely payments on any outstanding account.                                                             
  • Keeps up to date on writing and submitting embalming and arrangement reports as required during internship. Must meet the requirements of the Iowa Board of Mortuary Science.
  • Assists staff in a positive and productive manner that enhances customer service. 
  • Develops and maintains the necessary skills and knowledge as a licensed funeral director by pursuing continuing education and professional skills through attendance at industry seminars and other training opportunities.                     
  • Works with all staff in a positive, cooperative manner and assists them as needed in order to provide the best possible service and results to families.                                                                                                                     
  • Follows safety policies and procedures.  


  • Ability to provide evidence of graduation from a fully accredited College of Mortuary Science and completion of the State of Iowa Rules and Regulations exam.   

  • Must be licensed or license eligible in the State of Iowa. 
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and have a safe driving record. 
  • Must have positive customer service skills including empathy and sensitivity toward others and the ability to work effectively with a variety of people under stressful situations.
  • Must be self-motivated and be able to complete tasks with limited supervision.

  • Must possess the desire to exceed family expectations.
  • Must have a strong desire to acquire skills to be a successful funeral director and willingness to learn embalming, cosmetics and restoration procedures.
  • Must be computer literate and familiar with funeral home industry software and record keeping procedures.  Familiarity with MIS Pro software a plus.
  • Must maintain a professional, neat, well-groomed appearance at all times. 
  • Must be a cooperative team-oriented individual with consistent follow through and dependability. 
  • ​​Above-average judgment needed to deal with confidential information.
  • Able to handle a variety of regulatory and family service functions.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with others, both verbally and in writing.
  • ​Good vision with attention to detail also needed for this position. 
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds with proper lifting techniques. Position requires ability to move human remains and caskets. 
  • Must have above average personal stamina and ability to work for prolonged periods of time doing a variety of tasks.
  • Work activities require sitting, standing, stooping, reaching, walking, grabbing, pulling, kneeling, lifting, grasping, and driving. 
  • Work is performed both indoors and outdoors and is subject to normal seasonal weather conditions.



Posted January 28, 2020


Creighton University
Omaha, NE

​View complete position details, or apply online at:

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:

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 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


​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.


  • 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 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​

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

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


Posted December 18, 2019

Intern / Funeral Director Position

Hugeback-Johnson Funeral Home
New Hampton, Iowa

Bryan Hugeback

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


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

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 

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 - Andrew P. Dickinson - 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


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.

 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

 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 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:

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




​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 ​

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 

Posted July 31, 2019

Funeral Director / Intern Position

Jones Funeral Home
Washington, Iowa

Marty Beenblossom​ or 


​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 or 319-653-2105.

Posted July 24, 2019

Funeral Director Position

Kozlak-Radulovich Funeral Chapels
Minneapolis, MN


1918 University Ave. NE, 

Minneapolis, MN 55418


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 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


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