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Funeral Director Intern, Class 1 (Embalming)


Company: Northwood Funeral Home
Job Type: Contract
Salary Range: Based on experience
Posting Closes: April 19 2024
Start Date: May 13 2024
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Northwood is a locally owned and operated funeral home in the heart of Northern Ontario. We have a small team who works closely together to provide exceptional service to our community.

The Sault offers a small-town feel, and a personal connection with the families we serve. We pride ourselves on serving our families ethically and professionally before, during and after their time of need. We are involved in many fundraisers, community initiatives and organizations, we are looking for people who value our community as much as we do.

If you have a passion for the outdoors, the Sault may be the place for you. We have endless outdoor activities, trails and are surrounded by the beautiful great lakes.

We are looking for a Class 1 Funeral Director Intern to join our team, with the possibility of future employment.

Our ideal candidate would have the following skills:

- Understand and practice professional appearance and behaviour
- Successful candidates will have excellent communication and organizational skills
- Strong ability to evaluate and appropriately address privacy and confidentiality
- Demonstrated ability to plan, organize and prioritize multiple tasks at once
- Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
- Strong accuracy and attention to detail and problem-solving skills
- Comfortable communicating over the phone and in person
- Care for deceased in a respectful manner.
- Posses a Valid Class ā€œGā€ Drivers License (with a clean driving record)
- This intern will be trained under the supervision of a licensed funeral director in accordance with the Bereavement Authority of Ontario (BAO) and Humber College.

Requirement: Must have successfully completed the Funeral Director Class 1 (Embalming) program at an accredited Ontario College. Must successfully register internship with the BAO.

Job Type: Full-time, Contract, Internship

Projected Start Date: May 13, 2024

We offer competitive wages based on experience.

Schedule: 8-hour shifts, On call rotation, Weekends, Holidays

Please provide a cover letter and resume (in PDF format) via email ([email protected]) addressed to Joan Currie, Manager, no later than April 19, 2024 at 4:30 p.m.

942 Great Northern Road



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