Celebrant

    Service Corporation International
    Racine, WI
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description



    Our associates celebrate lives. We celebrate our associates.

    Consider the possibilities of joining a Great Place to Work!

    A Celebrant works with client families to develop a meaningful ceremony which is personalized to reflect the life-style of the deceased, to recognize the life of the deceased and provide those attending with a meaningful end-of-life ceremony. Provides an alternative to traditional, religious or clergy driven ceremonies.

    JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Personally meets with the family to discuss Celebrant alternatives

    • Listens to family of deceased regarding final wishes of deceased

    • Gains thorough understanding of the personality of the deceased

    • Interviews other friends and family, as appropriate

    • Recommends appropriate ceremony options for family to consider and obtains decision

    • Formulates personalized ceremony/service which may include one or more of the following:

    o Readings

    o Poems

    o Music

    o Songs

    o Pictures or video

    • Will generally officiate at the ceremony/service

    • Coordinate with funeral director and other service providers, as necessary

    • Prepare keepsake copy of ceremony for family

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

    Education

    • High school education

    Experience

    • Familiar with company guidelines, procedures and policies

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Proven ability to work independently and as an effective team member

    • Keen sense of judgment and tact

    • Strong problem solving skills

    • Ability to recognize and respond to the differing management needs of individuals

    Work Conditions

    Work Environment

    • Work indoors and outdoors during all seasons and weather conditions

    • Limited amount of local and/or multiple location traveling required

    • Professional Dress is required when in contact with families.

    Work Postures

    • Frequent, continuous periods of time standing, up 6 hours per day

    • Sitting continuously for many hours per day, up to 6 hours per day

    • Climbing stairs to access buildings frequently

    Physical Demands

    • Physical effort requiring manual dexterity is required, includes paperwork, calculators, computers and phone usage

    Work Hours

    • Working beyond "standard" hours as the need arises

    Postal Code: 53406

    Category (Portal Searching): Operations

    Job Location: US-WI - Racine

    Req ID: Req.86011

    Who we are. What we do.

    We are North America's largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals, who proudly serve our community, provide caring assistance to families in need, and honor veterans and public servants.

    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. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one's life.

    "SCI" refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliates.

    Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V


    Posting ID: 556734562Posted: 2020-05-22