Funeral Assistant Resume Samples

Funeral Assistant assists in the smooth running of funeral service at all times and disburses variety of tasks associated with the funeral services. The Funeral Assistant Resume describes the following job duties: assists and supports the funeral director, assists in the preparation and presentation of body in a professional and dignified manner, prepares body for viewing, arranges coffins, engraves name plates, prepares cremated remains casket, ensures vehicle check for pre and post use, prepares and maintains the funeral vehicle, acts as driver and ensures that the correct attire is worn on the body and that the funeral service is carried out with dignity.

Those interested in the Funeral Assistant position should be a good driver and also showcase the following skills and abilities – resistance, knowledge of funeral services, empathy and the ability to manage stressful situations. Most of the eligible resumes for this post embrace a High School Diploma with a funeral service apprenticeship.

Funeral Assistant Resume example

Funeral Assistant Resume

Objective : Able to engage easily and actively connect with others. Genuinely caring and compassionate professional; visibly demonstrates desire to understand others. Creates confidence and trust with others, is socially aware of self and others and is known for communicating the right message at the right time.

Skills : Exceptional listener and communicator who effectively.

Description :

    1. Provided help during funeral services and performed many jobs in the funeral home to make sure that funeral processions run smoothly.
    2. Made sure services were respectful and comforting for the bereaved regardless of the type of service.
    3. Consoled families, drove funeral cars for bereavement services.
    4. Assist with families and staff before, during and after funeral services Perform general maintenance of building and grounds.
    5. Assisted families during the funeral process and did everything to make the process as easy as possible for the families.
    6. Assisted with removal and embalming of the deceased Assisted with visitations, processions, and funerals.
    7. Pre-sale funeral plans, immediate need funeral planning.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Sr. Funeral Assistant Resume

Summary : Responsible, dedicated and loyal professional with superior communication, time management and organizational skills. Efficient, energetic, self-starter.

Skills : Driving, Operating hydrolic jacks, Typing.

Description :

    1. Maintained financial records such as payroll records for 16 staff members.
    2. Monitored high-volume phone lines and displayed proper phone etiquette.
    3. Closed and secured caskets and led funeral corteges to churches and burial sites.
    4. Arranged transportation between sites for the remains, mourners, pallbearers and members of the clergy.
    5. Picked up the deceased at private homes, hospitals and county morgues.
    6. Acted as a liaison between hospitals, physicians, the county coroner, newspapers and members of the clergy.
    7. Trained in many areas of the buisness, from embaling to funeral arranging, to computer work and filing.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA In Anthropology


Jr. Funeral Assistant Resume

Objective : Highly skilled and dependable building maintenance worker with a superior customer service history and a strong work ethic. Excellent knowledge base in electrical, plumbing, carpentry and most other aspects of building systems and repairs. Proficient to handle a variety of simultaneous building tasks and issues with speed and professionalism.

Skills : Medical Assisting, Receptionist.

Description :

    1. Worked with families of the deceased to collect all information about the deceased to be entered into the computer.
    2. Filed death certificates and social security records.
    3. Made videos, memorial folders and portraits for funerals.
    4. Collected payments for services rendered and on pre-need policies.
    5. Helped to dress and did cosmetics on the deceased.
    6. Provided aid to funeral directors with all aspects of the business during wakes and church services.
    7. Issued and stored funeral equipment, such as casket lowering devices and grass mats used at place of interment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associates Of Applied Science

Funeral Assistant/Associate Resume

Summary : Scheduling and confirming patient appointments, input chart notes, complete all necessary appointment requirements, online applications for credit cards, processing of fees for financing of goods and services.

Skills : Word Processing, Office Assistant.

Description :

    1. Transfers the deceased to the funeral home Preps deceased before funeral services Acts as a pallbearer.
    2. Arranges flowers before services Maintains the funeral home.
    3. Offers assistance to mourners as they enter or exit limousines.
    4. Closes casket at appropriate point in services.
    5. Directs or escorts mourners to parlors or chapels in which wakes or funerals are being held.
    6. Assists with visitations and funeral services Assist funeral director in all facets of operations Previous.
    7. Responsible for facility management, customer service, general office tasks.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Home Health Aide

Funeral Assistant III Resume

Headline : To obtain a position that will utilize skills, abilities and experience to contribute to the company's success.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Microsoft excel, Powerpoint, Phlebotomy, CPR, Grief Support Classes.

Description :

    1. Performed a variety of tasks during funerals to assist funeral directors and to ensure that services run smoothly and as planned.
    2. Offered assistance to mourners as they enter or exit limousines.
    3. Closed caskets at appropriate point in services.
    4. Obtained burial permits and register deaths.
    5. Directed or escorted mourners to parlors or chapels in which wakes or funerals are being held.
    6. Placed caskets in parlors or chapels prior to wakes or funerals.
    7. Provided help during funeral services and performed many jobs in the funeral home to make sure that funeral processions run smoothly.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Funeral Assistant I Resume

Objective : Funeral Assistant, and as a Patient Registration Representative in industries including Lawn Care/ Fertilization, Real Estate, Personal Services, and Health Services.

Skills : Microsoft, Communication Skills, Ability To Multi-Task, Computer Literate, Patient Education, Patient Education, Patient Scheduling, Hippa, Osha Knowledge.

Description :

    1. Provided support to mourners during visitations, funeral services, burials.
    2. Performed office duties such as taking and delivering messages, data entry, paperwork and records.
    3. Coordinated services with cemeteries, crematories.
    4. Created ads to be placed into the Tallahassee's newspaper Obituaries section.
    5. Answered multiple phone lines, take payments for either pre-needs or funeral payments, and file important documents.
    6. Assisted with funeral, visitation and all funeral service needs, computer work.
    7. Assisted funeral arrangers with every measure need to be taken in order to have a functional visitation, funeral and burial.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Funeral Assistant II Resume

Headline : Motivated sales professional who effectively multi-tasks and balances customer needs with company demands. Efficiently builds loyalty and long-term relationships with customers, while consistently reaching sales targets.

Skills : Operating factory machinery, Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Assisted grieving families as they prepared to make funeral arrangements.
    2. Prepared deceased individuals for cremation or burial (i.e.
    3. Kept records and communicated with families and facilities over the phone and in person.
    4. Conducted funerals and memorial services.
    5. Assisted funeral directors with visitations, funerals and burials.
    6. Coordinated and assisted with visitation, funeral services, delivery of flowers, casket delivery and inventory.
    7. Provided help during funeral services and performed many jobs in the funeral home to make sure that funeral processions run smoothly.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Education

Funeral Assistant/Consultant Resume

Summary : To obtain a challenging position in a well established company where advancement opportunities exist for a dedicated, hard working employee.

Skills : Customer service, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Successfully completed all jobs by time and arrangements requested.
    2. Coordinated and delivered of caskets/vaults.
    3. Contracted assignments with all major funeral homes and burial services.
    4. Responsible handling with products such as; caskets, headstones, monuments, cremation urns, burial vaults and markers.
    5. Performed loading and unloading of trucks on a daily basis.
    6. Knowledged of warehouse operations, product and vendor information.
    7. Shipped high volume of orders daily following procedures and kept accurate records.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
General Education

Funeral Assistant III Resume

Headline : Diversified skill sets covering administrative support, client relations, writing, human resources & recruiting, account management and project management. Excellent inter-personal, phone, creativity and digital communication skills.

Skills : Business Development, Networking, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Accommodated guest during viewing ceremonies.
    2. Provided complimentary memorial video, prayer cards and any other desires of Bailey Funeral Home guests.
    3. Maintained the integrity of the facility at all times.
    4. Answered phones, taking messages, forwarding messages.
    5. Removed the deceased from the place of death and transported to the funeral home.
    6. Processed/picked up death certificates in a timely and accurate manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Accounting

Funeral Assistant Resume

Headline : Seeking an Funeral Assistant position with a company that will offer the opportunity for advancement, where can utilize all of skills and experience to the very best of ability.

Skills : Interpersonal, written, and computer skills.

Description :

    1. Performed a variety of tasks during funerals to assist funeral directors and to ensure that services run smoothly and as planned.
    2. Processed forms, invoices and other documents.
    3. Provided advice to mourners on how to make charitable donations in honor of the deceased.
    4. Obtained burial permits and register deaths.
    5. Directed or escorted mourners to parlors or chapels in which wakes or funerals are being held.
    6. Placed caskets in parlors or chapels prior to wakes or funerals.
    7. Assisted with cremations, and with the processing and packaging of cremated remains.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma