Funeral Operative

Job Title: Funeral Operative
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dudley
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum, Benefits: Bonuses on call outs
Start Date: 2019-07-10 00:00:00
Reference: 046105839
Contact Name: Mandy Erasmus
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 10, 2019 09:25

Job Description


We are seeking a Funeral Operative to join a family based business located in the heart of the Black Country.

Working as a funeral operative you will be required to maintain and upkeep company vehicles, including hearses and limousines, ensuring they are kept pristine at all times both internally and externally.

You must hold a Full UK Driving licence to be considered for this role. Due to insurance purposes your licence must be clean.

You will also be required to help in the removal of the deceased from places of death to the care of the business, ensuring high levels of professionalism and compassion throughout the process.

It will also include preparing the deceased for a burial or cremation, placing them into coffins and preparing them for viewings.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with the general public, have some general vehicle mechanics experience i.e. checking oil levels, tyre treads

There is also potential for this role to be expanded to include the conducting of funerals. Previous experience in this would be necessary.

Salary £18k depending on experience

Bonus offered when on call and additional bonus when called out

Hours of work will be 8.30am-5pm Monday-Friday however due to the nature of the role there will be a requirement to work on a 24 hour call rota to cover out of hours when on rota