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Bibber Memorial Chapel is Hiring for Two Funeral Director Positions

Bibber Memorial Chapel is a family owned, independent funeral home based in Kennebunk, Maine with offices in Alfred, Wells and Berwick, Maine.

We are looking to hire two funeral directors to join our awesome team. The successful candidates will be joining a team of professionals that focus on serving our families with compassion and a dedication of bringing each family’s wishes of personal customized services to fruition.

Bibber Memorial Chapel has an 84-year history of providing personalized services to its families, enjoys a strong reputation of being community-centered, and many of our employees have had long-term careers with us.

Bibber Memorial Chapel offers:

· Competitive salary based upon skills and experience

· SEP retirement plan

· Healthcare

· Clothing allowance

· Sharing of the on-call schedule

· Endeavors to balance work/life commitments

· Opportunities for professional growth

The communities we serve are located in southern Maine, 20 Minutes to Portland and an hour and a half to Boston, encompassing many coastal beaches and freshwater ponds, nearby nature preserves, and associated hiking trails. The area also hosts sporting events, the arts, and quality educational opportunities.

If you are looking for an opportunity to join a close-knit team of dedicated professionals, we would like to talk with you!

Please send all confidential inquiries to Douglas R. Bibber dougb@bibberfuneral.com

Bibber Memorial Chapel

67 Summer St.

Kennebunk, ME 04043

207-985-2752


Dignity Memorial Hiring Funeral Director for  Pre-Need Sales

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Hobbs Funeral Home is hiring

Funeral Director

Hobbs Funeral Home is seeking a licensed Funeral Director to join our highly skilled staff. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to be a part of a privately owned and operated 3rd generation funeral home & cremation service that has been dedicated to serving families since 1941.

Headquartered in South Portland, Maine our tag line reads: "A family caring for families", and we truly believe that is our calling. During a time of need, we believe everyone deserves the most caring service and attention to detail.

Hobbs Funeral Home is a company that is growing, dynamic, innovative, and focused completely on providing families with the highest quality funeral services. We offer growth potential, a professional and supportive work environment, and a competitive salary.


What is Required:

The funeral director is responsible for handling the final arrangements in a professional, caring manner consistent with the wishes of the family and the standards.

● Will handle all aspects of conducting funeral services, associated paperwork, meeting with families,

burials, ship/drive-outs, and pre-need sales.

● Must be licensed in or willing to obtain a Funeral Director's License in Maine.

● Will share in week and weekend on-call duties.

● Capable of embalming, dressing, Casketing, Cosmetics Etc.

● Ability to process the necessary paperwork/documentation (Example - Embalming report).

● Ability to lead/direct staff when necessary to perform a high-quality funeral.

● Evaluate premises before services and visiting hours.

● The Funeral Director in charge of the funeral service must help the family set up and ensure the family is taken care of during visiting hours.

● Monitor A/R Report- Responsible for follow-up with family.

● All Funeral Directors should be used to walking through the funeral home to make sure everything

looks neat and tidy, especially if we are slow, on a regular basis

● Maintain inventory (Prep Room, Showroom, etc.)

● Monitor prep room cleanliness - Each team cleans the prep room top to bottom on Wednesday when shift

changes.

● Make sure the prep room is compliant with the state.

● Able to perform body transfers. (Knowledge and physical ability)

● Strong customer service, compassion, and caring.


Salary:

Our salaries are competitive and reflective of experience, licensing, and the interview process.

Benefits:

● Health & Dental Insurance paid by Hobbs Funeral Home - Dependents are the responsibility of employee.

● One extra Week Pay - Yearly

● Opportunity for advancement

● Profit Sharing Plan

● Paid Vacation: Starts at two weeks, 3 weeks at 5 years (not retroactive - Prorated based on start date)


Why Hobbs:

Hobbs Funeral Home is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, citizenship status, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any protected category prohibited by local, state, or federal laws.

Our highly trained staff will make appropriate, meaningful arrangements for every religious background and our philosophy is to guide families in a caring, understanding, and personalized way.

Our philosophy is simple: We treat everyone with fairness, dignity, kindness, and respect..


Contact:

Hobbs Funeral Home

230 Cottage Road

South Portland Maine, 04106

(207) 799-4472

Randall@hobbsfh.com



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Funeral Attendant – Position Opening

Burpee, Carpenter, and Hutchins Funeral Home in Rockland is currently seeking to add to their team with the position of a full-time Funeral Attendant. This position will provide the right applicant the opportunity to join a family-owned and operated funeral home with a long-standing reputation for exceptional service and commitment to the Mid-Coast Area.

Experience in the funeral industry is not required, on the job training will be provided for this dynamic position with a stimulating daily schedule. The right applicant must have good communication skills to engage in difficult conversations, be comfortable interacting in multiple challenging and sensitive settings (i.e. professional, medical, and public), have efficient time management skills, and be detailed oriented to assist the team daily as needed.

Primary duties will include:

  • assisting with initial contact with families at the time of their loved one's passing
  • facilitating the transfer of individuals into our care
  • maintaining facilities and vehicle fleet
  • setting up for services
  • escorting families & coordinating parking
  • maintaining a friendly, respectful attitude while offering assistance.

This position includes an on-call schedule that requires evenings and weekends on a rotating schedule. Applicants must also pass a background check, hold a valid Maine State Driver’s License, and be able to lift 100 pounds.

Burpee, Carpenter and Hutchins Funeral Home offer a competitive benefits package that includes an on-call stipend, cell phone stipend, employer-paid health, dental, and life insurances, SIMPLE I.R.A. plan, paid time off, and much more. If interested, please send resumes to janna@bchfh.com or call 207-594-4212 for more information (No walk-in inquiries please).



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Cote Funeral Home hiring

Licensed Funeral Director

Cote Funeral Home in Saco, a family owned funeral home since 1927, is offering a full time employment opportunity for a Licensed Funeral Director.

Cote Funeral Home has the reputation for the highest quality service. Established in 1927, our funeral home offers an opportunity to grow in every aspect of funeral service and be well respected and part of a growing community. The right candidate will be responsible for all aspects of Funeral Directing.

We require our employees to hold high standards of respect and integrity. Our team has an excellent attitude, strong work ethic and will value any new member to our team.

We offer an excellent salary and work/life balance to the right individual.

For more information, please email stacey@cotefuneralhome.com


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The Fortin Group Seeking a Funeral Director for  the Lewiston-Auburn Area

Our associates celebrate lives. We celebrate our associates. 

Consider the possibilities of joining a Great Place to Work!

Provides customer service in all areas of helping client families following the loss of a loved one. Implements choices made by the families’ legal representatives regarding the final disposition of the body and memorialization of the individual. Interacts with the family to fulfill the death care needs of their loved one. Provides exemplary personalized and professional service. Fulfills the requirements as dictated by the licensing Board in the practicing state or province.

Funeral Director Job Responsibilities

  • Arranges and conducts funeral and memorial ceremonies in a professional, organized and caring manner consistent with company policies and procedures
  • Negotiates and enters into funeral contracts
  • Handles contracts, legal documents, and collection of payments in accordance with company policies
  • Ensures client families are informed of special recognition/services available for veterans and ensures the delivery of selected recognition/services
  • Arranges for the interment or cremation of human remains
  • Confirms authorization to proceed with the service arrangements
  • Verifies identification of the deceased and authorization for embalming
  • Cares for the deceased in a respectful manner while performing a variety of tasks which may include: performing removals and transfers including lifting of deceased human remains; dressing and preparing caskets; coordinating and assisting with funeral services and visitations
  • Supervises/assists in funeral services by: supervising the parking of cars; ushering; driving funeral vehicles; assisting at chapel and church services; assisting at the cemetery; delivering of flowers, caskets, urn, photos, and other personal keepsakes or mementos of client families; setting up and removal of chairs, and; participating at special functions
  • Handles aftercare including the delivery of: documentation, stationery, information on insurance, health benefits and pension, and pre-arrangements for next of kin
  • Ensures adherence to all professional, municipal, provincial/state, and federal licensing authority, regulations, and rules applicable to the provision of funeral services
  • Prepares and accurately completes documents and online entries related to services, cremations, maintenance
  • Promotes and maintain a safe and healthy work environment
  • Retains heritage and grows market share through active involvement with community, religious and other organizations

Minimum Requirements

Education

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of a degree training program at an accredited mortuary college or technical school specializing in funeral service or mortuary science as required by state/provincial law

Experience

  • Apprentice, Funeral Director experience as required by state/provincial law
  • 2 years of directly related experience preferred

Certification/Licenses

  • Must meet all licensing requirements required by state/province law and as prescribed by each state board
  • Current state/province issued driver’s license with an acceptable driving record

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Basic knowledge of religious and fraternal organizations customs
  • Knowledge of computers and some software including MS Office Suite required
  • High level of compassion and integrity
  • Good communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to multi-task and set priorities
  • Ability to work weekends and evenings
  • Detail oriented

For more information, please contact Kevin Simoneau at 207-576-6004 or kevin.simoneau@dignitymemorial.com


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Plummer Funeral Home Hiring a Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

Plummer Funeral Home has been a family-owned funeral home since 1898. We are in Augusta, Maine, the capitol of Maine and are currently searching for a licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer to join our team.

Duties include but are not limited to:

Arranging services for at-need as well as pre-need

Removal of remains from place of death

Embalming and dressing deceased

Conducting visiting hours

Directing funeral masses

Attending burials

Setting up flowers

Lining up cars

Washing cars

Applicants must be able to lift up to 75 pounds and work every other weekend.

We need a person who is organized, has a great attitude, is neat and clean in appearance, is willing to learn, and has a valid driver's license.

Full benefits package included paid time off, 401k plan, health insurance, and a medical care plan.

If interested, please forward resume to:

Mike Murphy

Plummer Funeral Home

16 Pleasant St, Augusta, ME 04330

Phone: (207) 622-9311


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Jordan-Fernald Funeral Home is currently seeking a licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer

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Jordan-Fernald Funeral Home in Hancock County Maine is currently seeking a licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer. We are offering competitive benefits and salary.  This position has the following responsibilities:

  • Provide goods and services to our families in a caring and professional manner
  • Responsibility for arranging and directing funerals
  • Compliance with company policies and local, state and government regulations regarding OSHA, FTC, MSDS, etc.
  • Coordinate and manage with other entities, including but not limited to cemeteries, crematories, airlines or other funeral homes
  • Represent the company in civic and professional organizations and other activities as directed


We have the following job requirements:

  • Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer
  • Valid Driver’s License with a Clean Driving Record
  • Ability to meet physical demands of lifting, pushing and pulling approximately 150 pounds
  • Good organizational, communication and customer service skills
  • Detail oriented , Self-starter with a Good Attitude
  • Must be willing to work weekends and evenings
  • Knowledge of EDRS,MS Word, Outlook and Excel, Windows DVD Maker

Please forward resume to lauri@jordanfernald.com



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