|Location||Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa|
Admin & Office
Vacancies within a Funeral Home
well-established Funeral Parlour situated in Voortrekker road in the Western
Cape is looking for people who are interested in building their careers in this
Assistant Funeral Operations
Manager (Salary ±R10 000) Ref: 2101
This individual has the opportunity to
be mentored and career pathed to been promoted to the position of Funeral
Employee will assume the duties of a Funeral Undertaker and will assist the Operations
Manager in the execution of his duties. The key performance areas will be
adapted on an annual basis to career path the individual.
with management of staff – setting staff rosters – assigning duties and
responsibilities- ensuring discipline – performance management – staff training
To Oversee the preparation and care of
the remains of people who have died
the Ops Manager with all the details related to the funeral ceremony and
the Ops Manager with compliance to the relative legislation pertaining to undertaking
with compliance to with sanitation and health-related standards.
the Ops Manager with the family of the deceased in the choice of casket, type
of funeral service, and preparation of the remains, which may be burial,
cremation, or entombment.
a caregiver and, at times, a counsellor. To deal respectfully and
sympathetically with families of the deceased, guiding them through decisions
they may not be prepared to make and taking great care that their wishes are
be sensitive and knowledgeable to these differences in cultures and religions
affect burial customs
responsibilities are administrative and logistical, such as securing
information and filing the death certificate.
that staff conduct themselves and their tasks in line with the Companies
custom, practice and values.
Promote products and services of the
Skills and attributes
least 3 Years’ experience working in a Funeral Home or similar
in Management and or mortuary studies
The incumbent should have
the ability to show compassion toward others, aptitude
for remaining calm in stressful situation have good
report writing skills and be fully computer literate. Have the ability to give
attention to detail;
have excellent organizing and co-ordination qualities with strong communication
and interpersonal skills. Good negotiating skills, Ability to work
and resourceful, Ability to multi-task, Able to operate successfully under
tight deadlines and time pressures, Build and maintain and retain relationships.
Interested candidates can send their CV