Kraft-Sussman Funeral & Cremation Services

Kraft-Sussman Funeral & Cremation Services

Job Location
Las Vegas, NV
Job Details


Apprentice or Licensed Funeral Director / Embalmer

Summary:

Kraft-Sussman is a family owned Funeral home. We are the top rated funeral home in Las Vegas, with over 100 Google 5-star reviews. We care for approximately 400 families a year. The Funeral Director/Apprentice shall work with all aspects of the operation; including but not limited to working with survivors, arrangement conferences, first call, prep work, services and administrative tasks.

Ideal Skills and Aptitudes:

· A caring, pleasant, engaging
· Conducts himself/herself in a professional manner at all times
· Is, or can readily work toward being, licensed in Nevada
· Takes extreme pride in his/her work
· Is self-motivated
· Is comfortable with a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends
· Has strong time management skills
· Has strong problem-solving skills
· Is an active listener
· Has strong written and verbal communication skills in the English language.
o Being bi-lingual is a plus.
· Has the physical ability and stamina to be able to perform all aspects of funeral home work.
· Has a valid, clean driving record.
· Has strong computer skills in word processing and database usage.

Job Duties and Tasks include but are not limited to:

· Helping the family members and friends of the deceased by making necessary arrangements for the care of their loved one.
· Making all arrangements pertaining to the funeral/memorial service- selecting the type of service, service location, merchandise, obituaries, coordination with clergy and cemetery/crematory, shipping arrangements, florals, etc.
· Provide information on funeral service options, products, and merchandise.
· Inform survivors of benefits for which they may be eligible.
· Oversee the preparation and care of the deceased.
· Maintaining an environment of calm and composure for the loved ones of the deceased.
· Offer counsel and comfort to bereaved families and friends.
· Maintain records in funeral home computer software system.
· Obtain information needed to complete legal documents such as death certificates and burial permits.
· Direct preparations and shipment of bodies for out-of-state burial.
· Discuss and negotiate pre-arranged funerals with clients.
· Help to clean and maintain the funeral home.
· Serve as “on-call” staff on weekends and evenings, as needed.
· Transfer remains to the funeral home

Employer


Kraft-Sussman Funeral & Cremation Services
3975 S. Durango Drive #104
Las Vegas, NV 89147
(702) 485-6500

Laura Sussman
lsussman@kraftsussman.com

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