We are currently seeking a licensed Embalmer at Cook-Walden, one of our premier locations, in Austin, TX. The qualified individual will be responsible for embalming and may perform other funeral related duties as needed or as requested by management.
The Embalmer plays an essential role in preparing the deceased for viewing, memorial service and/or final disposition by using his/her skills to ensure that the presentation of the deceased conforms to the Company’s* standards and meets the client family wishes. Specific job duties include embalming, bathing and handling of the deceased, setting of features, cosmetizing, and restorative work (where necessary). He/she may also be requested to assist with removals and transfers.
Care for deceased in a respectful manner while performing a variety of tasks which include:
Where a Care Center has a crematory on site, this position may also require the ability to act as a Crematory Operator, which would require achieving the crematory operator certification required for that state. Daily monitoring and tracking of crematory activity may also be required.
Who we are. What we do.
We’re more than North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.
We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.
SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate site at www.sci-corp.com.
As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.
Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V