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 & Embalmer Intern or Licensed Funeral Director

Trimble Funeral Home Crematory
Moline, Illinois

Call Reid Trimble at 309-764-1144, or email resumes to TrimbleFH@TrimbleGroup.com

Trimble Funeral Home & Crematory

701 12th Street

Moline, IL 61265

309-764-1144

www.TrimbleFuneralHomes.com

​Trimble Funeral Home & Crematory, Moline, Illinois, is seeking applications for a funeral director and embalmer intern or a licensed funeral director interested in a one or two year commitment. The position offers the successful applicant to work with a dedicated team serving over 200 families per year.

Eric and Reid Trimble offer a unique job experience that blends a firm with 143 years of tradition with a new facility offering an on-site crematory, and reception center with catered food and a fully stocked bar.

Moline is in the center of the Iowa-Illinois Quad City area, a metropolitan community of 450,000 people with an array of cultural amenities, and is located 2 ½ hours west of Chicago on the banks of the mighty Mississippi River.

To quote the Quad Cities Chamber, “The area offers robust arts, culture, theater, sports and entertainment scenes; amazing festivals and events; top-notch parks, outdoor recreational and scenic spaces; hundreds of miles of trails for hiking, biking, and walking; affordable housing and living options; safe communities; accessible transportation options by air, rail, river and highway; and a thriving economy."

Posted July 11, 2017

Mortician/Intern

Croxford Funeral Home and Crematory
Great Falls, MT

Contact us: Resumes to drew@croxfordfuneralhome.com

                                        or call 406-453-0315

We are looking to expand our staff to meet the growing needs of our community. We have two Funeral Director/Mortician positions open and are willing to consider an intern-level candidate. These positions will require the successful candidates to meet with bereaved families and handle the emotional weight & stress that comes from helping those who are experiencing extreme grief.

A successful candidate will possess strong ethical values and be highly compassionate. Attention to details, dedication to our industry and a love for helping others are strict requirements for each member of our staff. Experience in Microsoft Office programs is preferable, such as; Word, Publisher, Excel, etc. 

Benefits include:

  • $15 - $20 (Hourly)
  • Possible Overtime and After hour Removal Pay Scale
  •  Health insurance after 60 days
  •  Accrued PTO after 180 days
  • Assistance in moving to Great Falls, Montana on a reimbursement basis with proof of receipt (fuel and U-Haul or similar).

Duties will include, but are not limited to, conducting funeral arrangements with bereaved families, directing funerals & memorial services within our chapel and at other locations, organizing and arranging all details of planned funerals/memorial services, moving deceased bodies from place of death to funeral home as well as moving deceased bodies within the funeral home, creating memorial merchandise, writing obituaries, coordinating with cemeteries and third parties, limited on-call after-hour shifts and limited weekend coverage, embalming deceased bodies, cosmetics, and other duties as required by the industry.

Candidates must be eligible for licensure within the State of Montana. Those requirements are as follows:  37-19-302. License required for practice of mortuary science -- qualifications of applicants. (1) The practice of embalming or mortuary science by anyone who does not hold a mortician's license issued by the board is prohibited. A person 18 years of age or older wishing to practice mortuary science in this state must apply to the board on the form and in the manner prescribed by the board. (2) To qualify for a mortician's license, a person must:  (a) be of good moral character;  (b) have graduated from an accredited college or university with an associate degree, certificate, or diploma in mortuary science;  (c) have earned in subjects prescribed by the board an additional 30 semester or 45 quarter credits from an accredited college or university that have not been applied toward the requirements in subsection (2)(b); (d) pass an examination prescribed by the board; and (e) serve a 1-year internship under the supervision of a licensed mortician in a licensed mortuary after passing the examination provided for in subsection (2)(d).  (3) A person who fails the examination required in subsection (2)(d) may retake it under conditions prescribed by rule of the board.

List of Prescribed courses: (a) (b) a certified transcript of 30 semester credits credit hours or, if courses are offered on a quarter calendar, 45 quarter credits credit hours sent directly to the board office from a college or university accredited by a regional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education; in any of the following subjects: (i) accounting; (ii) business; (iii) computer applications; (iv) communications/speech; (v) English; (vi) history; (vii) mathematics; (viii) psychology; 19-10/15/15 MAR Notice No. 24-147-37 -1606, (ix) religion; (x) sociology;  (xi) education; (xii) biological sciences; or  (xiii) other subjects germane to the practice of mortuary science.

Candidates must also have a valid drivers license with a clean driving record; must be able to lift heavy loads; must be willing to drive on highways and at nighttime.

Posted July 06, 2017

Funeral Director Opening

Daniel Funeral Homes
St. Cloud, Minnesota

Please email your resume to:

paul@danielfuneralhome.com

Or mail a hardcopy to:

Paul Daniel

Daniel Funeral Home

P.O. Box 1222

St. Cloud, MN 56302

PH: (320) 251-0383

 

 

The Daniel Funeral Home is now in its fifth generation of funeral service to Central Minnesota. Our success is based upon our genuine concern for the people we serve, as well as our thoughtfulness, understanding, compassion and respect. These qualities have been handed down from generation to generation, remaining with us and the families we serve.

St. Cloud is a great place to live and be part of. It has five area colleges, so it's full of young people.  It has a small town atmosphere and is one of the fastest growing areas in Minnesota.  It's also only an hour away from the Minneapolis and St. Paul area with easy access to I 94.  A gateway to the lake country of northern Minnesota, it's a fabulous city to raise children in.  Please consider a move to be part of the right organization.  Check out our website at www.danielfuneralhome.com.

Job Overview:

This position will involve all aspects of funeral service including funeral arrangements, conducting funerals, greeting families, facilitating visitations, etc. We offer a friendly working environment with the opportunity for personal growth. We are looking for someone who can both promote a positive team atmosphere and maintain a professional disposition.

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Must be currently licensed MN or working toward a MN State license or have license reciprocity
  • Requires graduation from an accredited school of mortuary science

Wages:

  • Salary guarantee with hourly overtime with additional opportunity for more income

Benefits:

  • Family Health and Dental plans, HSA, Life Insurance, Cafeteria Plans
  • Profit Sharing
  • Paid Vacation
  • Sick Leave
  • Cell phone
  • Personal office space
Posted July 06, 2017

Internship Position

Sharp Funeral Home
Carroll, IA

If you are interested in this position, please email your resume to sharpfuneral@westianet.net

The Sharp Funeral Home in Carroll is currently interested in hiring an intern funeral director.   

Kyle Atkinson

Sharp Funeral Home

226 W 8th St, Carroll, IA 51401

(712) 792-4301

http://www.sharpfuneral.com

Posted June 13, 2017

Funeral Director

Cremations of the Ozarks
Hollister, Missouri

jason@cremationsoftheozarks.com

Jason and Carla Bradley

Cremations of the Ozarks Hollister, MO

Ph. (417)544-0218 Fx. (417)544-0219

Application: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6TbW8dY7wsCTE9vRm8zNGx1RDg/view​

​Cremations of the Ozarks is located in the scenic Tri-Lakes area in Hollister, Missouri. We are a family-owned and operated, contemporary funeral home and crematory in Hollister, Missouri. Our emphasis is on kind, compassionate service with honest, consistent pricing.

We offer competitive pay, paid on-call time, every other weekend off, and a positive work environment.

Required qualifications: Current Missouri Funeral Director license (or ability to obtain reciprocal license in your state quickly), crematory operator certification (or willingness to complete), basic or advanced computer skills, professional written and spoken communication skills, compassionate care for families, collaborative work ethic, clean driving record, and willingness and ability to perform a variety of day-to-day operational functions with lifting, including on-call time and some weekends.  Associate's degree required; bachelor's degree preferred.

Posted May 30, 2017

Funeral Director Assistant

Cremations of the Ozarks
Hollister, Missouri

​Application:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6TbW8dY7wsCTE9vRm8zNGx1RDg/view

jason@cremationsoftheozarks.com

Jason and Carla Bradley

Cremations of the Ozarks Hollister, MO

Ph. (417)544-0218 Fx. (417)544-0219

Cremations of the Ozarks is located in the scenic Tri-Lakes area in Hollister, Missouri. We are a family-owned and operated, contemporary funeral home and crematory in Hollister, Missouri. Our emphasis is on kind, compassionate service with honest, consistent pricing.

We offer competitive pay, paid on-call time, every other weekend off, and a positive work environment.

Required qualifications: Crematory operator certification (or willingness to complete), basic or advanced computer skills, professional written and spoken communication skills, compassionate care for families, collaborative work ethic, clean driving record, and willingness and ability to perform a variety of day-to-day operational functions with lifting, including on-call time and some weekends.

Associate's degree required; bachelor's degree preferred.

Posted May 30, 2017

Funeral Director Internship

Reece Funeral Home
Ottumwa, IA 52501

​To apply for this position, please contact:
Bill Reece at Reece Funeral Home
607 E. Second Street, Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-4509
reecewm@mchsi.com

Reece Funeral Home is a fourth generation, family owned firm.  We are seeking a person looking to serve their internship as a funeral director to join our staff with the opportunity to stay once licensed.

This position begins at $47,840 per year plus excellent health benefits.  We operate on a rotating 5 day work week for interns and licensed funeral directors (two days off during the week the first week, the weekend off the second week). In your internship, you will have an opportunity to work in all professional phases of funeral service. 

Reece Funeral home is located in Ottumwa, Iowa, a community of 25,000 people.  The community offers many opportunities in sports, fine arts and leisure activities.  Ottumwa offers the regional hospital for southeast Iowa and a growing community college.

Posted May 18, 2017

Iowa Licensed Funeral Director

Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery and Funeral Homes
Cedar Rapids, IA

​Interested candidates should send a resume and salary requirements to: Liz@laforteconsulting.com. All information will be kept strictly confidential

Posted May 08, 2017

Licensed Funeral Director or Apprentice

Roseberry's Funeral Homes & Crematory
Friendship, WI

​Please contact us by either emailing a cover letter with current resume to fd@roseberrys.com  or mailing to Roseberry's Funeral Home, ATTN Jake Roseberry, at PO Box 620, Friendship, WI 53934. You can speak directly with Jake by calling him at 608-339-3551

Roseberry's Funeral Homes & Crematory is family owned, and  located in Friendship, Wisconsin. We are looking for a quality licensed funeral director or apprentice. We are a caring/compassionate team of directors and staff that serve central Wisconsin as needed, working directly with families through bringing loved ones into our care, meeting families, making arrangements, prep room work including embalming, onsite crematory work, and other required tasks to compassionately serve our families. 

Posted May 05, 2017

Iowa Licensed Funeral Director or Intern

Adams Funeral Home
Ames, Iowa

Contact: Joe Reimers / Adams Funeral Home/ reimers.joseph@gmail.com

​The Adams Funeral Home is a family owned funeral home located in Ames, Iowa and is seeking an Iowa Licensed Funeral Director or Intern. We are looking for someone with strong communication and leadership skills and,also, the ability to be a team player is essential. The candidate will be experienced and proficient in all areas of funeral service. We offer a flexible on call schedule. Benefits include: competitive salary, employee health insurance, Simple IRA, clothing allowance and paid vacation. Ames offers cultural, recreational, educational, business, and entertainment amenities more common in bigger metros.

Posted April 04, 2017