Monday , May 20 2024

Co-op Careers – Funeral Service Crew

Website Coop Jobs

Job Description:

We’re looking for caring people to join the Co-op Funeralcare team. You don’t need experience to do this job, just a genuine desire to help people at the time they need it most. To help you learn the skills you need to deliver a first class funeral service, we’ll support you with training from the get-go. We’ll also offer you a competitive salary, an excellent pension, and discounts on a range of Co-op products and services.
As funeral service crew you’ll spend time supporting both the funeral itself and the care of the deceased. Working as part of a close-knit team, you’ll help to ensure we provide a seamless, sensitive service to our clients. We welcome applications from people who are new to the industry, and those with funeral experience.

Job Responsibilities:

  • prepare coffins and engrave name plates according to clients’ needs
  • collect the deceased from a range of locations and scenarios in a professional, empathetic and dignified manner
  • form part of the funeral service – bearing coffins and driving funeral vehicles in a considerate and professional manner
  • maintain the cleanliness of equipment and facilities, including our ceremonial vehicles
  • prepare the deceased in our care for both viewings and the funeral

Job Requirements:

  • the ability take instructions and follow them to the letter, with high attention to detail
  • a professional and caring approach to client/customer service
  • a full UK manual driving licence
  • the ability to perform the physical aspects of the role (manual lifting)
  • a genuine desire to help people at a difficult time in their lives
  • the ability to react calmly and compassionately in emotional circumstances
  • hospitality, admin or retail experience
  • an open mind when it comes to working around and coming into contact with the deceased, both prepared and unprepared

Job Details:

Company: Coop Jobs

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Coventry, GB

Application Deadline: N/A

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