Overview

About Baldwin Brothers Funeral & Cremation Society

Originally founded in 1980, Baldwin Brothers is a licensed, private, locally owned, and operated a firm whose reputation is built on trust and compassion. Community members trust their funeral arrangements with Baldwin Brothers because as a cremation industry leader, Baldwin Brothers is unique in providing services with simplicity, flexibility, and affordability. We feel honored to have gained the trust of thousands of families over the years and pledge, personally, to continue to serve our families’ needs to the very best of our ability.

Overview

We are currently seeking an ambitious, creative, empathetic licensed Funeral Director to join our team in The Villages, Florida area. This is a great opportunity to develop your career, with training and advancement alongside great people. We offer a competitive salary with incentive opportunities. The position is full time and includes fully paid personal health insurance, matched 401K, vacation, and PTO.

Responsibilities Include:

• Ensuring all files and paperwork are timely and in accordance with relevant funeral service laws and regulations
• Take part in community networking opportunities, host educational events and tours, and attend health care facility visits with Baldwin Brothers’ Community Liaison
• Manage and supervise burial, cremation, and other funeral dispositions
• Work with the designated representative of the deceased to coordinate viewings, funeral service, embalming, cremation, or any other services relating to the final disposition of human remains
• Direct and supervise visitations, viewings, and funeral services
• Coordinate with veteran organizations to provide military honors
• Ensure religious and ethnic customs of decedents are fulfilled and respected
• Overall responsibility for funeral services
• Participate in state and county inspections
• Work scheduled on call shifts during evenings, weekends, and holidays
• Exhibit proficiency with and ability to quickly learn the various software programs, databases, and systems utilized
• Meet with families in their homes, as requested
• Other duties as assigned

Requirements / Qualifications

• Current funeral director licensure by the State of Florida
• Pass criminal background screening
• Valid Florida driver’s license
• Ability to remain professional and composed in difficult and emotional situations with people from all segments of society
• Ability to handle a large caseload
• Proficient in Microsoft Office programs, routine PC skills and other technologies
• Ability to craft obituaries
• Professional appearance
• Strong work ethic
• Ability to multitask and set priorities
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $45,000.00 – $65,000.00 per year