elevated RFw0U Catholic Cemeteries & Funeral Services – Archdiocese of Toronto (CCFS) is currently looking for a Class 1 Funeral Director to join our team at Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home in Markham. The Funeral Director will report directly to the Funeral Home Manager and will be responsible to assist with the day to day interactions with the CCFS families and visitors from the first point of contact to the final disposition. As well, our funeral directors are expected to develop and maintain relationships within the Catholic community for the purposes of mission fulfillment, revenue generation and market share growth. This position, although works with a schedule, may also be required to work hours that vary with fluctuations in Funeral Services and based on operational needs.
elevated RFw0U The ideal candidate must have previous job-related experience and have a strong knowledge of the bereavement industry. As such, the ideal candidate will share in our commitment to provide our clients with both compassionate care and exceptional customer service between funeral and cemetery services. Required skills to be successful in this role include exceptional customer service, at need arrangements, superior communication, excellent time management skills, attention to detail, confidentiality and the ability to cultivate and foster strong interpersonal relationships with families, co-workers and suppliers is also critical. A thorough understanding of the Catholic faith, beliefs, traditions and practices pertaining to funerals, funeral mass and burials is essential. Fluency in English is required and the ability to speak a second language would be an asset. As a prerequisite to this position, candidates must hold a valid Ontario G License in good standing and a clear Police Clearance Record.
elevated RFw0U This position offers a competitive salary, full benefit package, employer-match pension plan program, uniform program, training, a safety oriented employer, education reimbursement program, a great work environment and an opportunity to grow at a uniquely innovative funeral home within your profession.