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Company Operating Name: Narfason’s Funeral Chapel and Crematorium

Business Address: 102 First St. NW Wadena, Saskatchewan

Job Title: Funeral Attendant

NOC: 65329

Job Duties:

  • Assist Funeral Director with administrative tasks, conducting funerals and other duties as assigned.
  • Assist in transferring of deceased from a variety of locations
  • Assist in handling & preparation of the deceased including hair and make-up.
  • Prepare the facilities by cleaning, setting up, and maintaining such areas
  • Prepare funeral equipment needed for Services and day to day operations.
  • Assist guests at various locations and venues
  • Assist with maintenance of website postings and social media publishing

Number of Positions: 1

Terms of Employment: Permanent Full-Time

Hours:  Availability to work nights, weekends, and holidays and to be on call.

Wage/Salary: $14 per hour

Benefits: Health, Vision, Dental, Critical Illness, and Life Insurance based on eligibility. Limited relocation package may be available.

Location of Work: Primary Location Wadena, Saskatchewan, with expected travel to business locations in Saskatchewan including Foam Lake, Wynyard, Kelvington, and Naicam.

Education Required: High School Diploma or equivalent

Work Experience: Five years in the death care industry

Skills and Abilities:

  • Willing to work in a team environment.
  • Willing to work evenings and weekends.
  • Self-motivated with a strong commitment to community involvement.
  • Be kind, pleasant, willing to accept diversity and accountability.
  • Attention to details and forward thinking, multitasking with excellent communication skills.
  • Knowledgeable of religious, cultural, and custom funeral practices.
  • Availability to work on nights, weekends, and holidays and to be on call.
  • Demonstrate empathy and customer service.
  • Willing to learn and be flexible.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Competent in computer applications.

Points of Contact: apply.narfasonsfuneralchapel@gmail.com