Cremation Society of Illinois. Inc. is family-owned and operated in Northern Illinois. We are the oldest and largest Cremation Society in the state of Illinois. We own and operate our own equipment meaning we personally oversee the care and disposition of a loved one from start to finish. Our state-of-the-art cremation equipment meets all environmental standards. To learn more about us, visit us at www.cremation-society.com

Cremation Society is seeking a Licensed Funeral Director for its Edison Park, Illinois location. This position requires the candidate to work Wednesday – Sunday, 9 am – 5:30 pm.


  • Arranges, conducts, and manages all aspects of funeral and memorial ceremonies in a professional, organized and caring manner consistent with company policies and procedures.
  • Negotiates and enters into funeral contracts.
  • Handles contracts, legal documents, and collection of payments in accordance with company policies.
  • Supervises staff and assists in funeral services.
  • Handles pre-need sales where applicable
  • Ensures adherence to all professional, municipal, provincial/state and federal licensing authority, regulations and rules applicable to the provision of funeral services
  • Prepares and accurately completes documents and online entries related to services, cremations, maintenance
  • Promotes and maintain a safe and healthy work environment


  • Valid Illinois Funeral Director license.
  • Minimum 2-5 years fully licensed Funeral Director.
  • Leadership experience, preferred.
  • IVRS experience, required.
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record per DMV report.


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to interact with families during time of need and create and maintain a premier level of client family satisfaction.
  • Proficient with computers and technology.
  • Ability to manage a caseload while creating an exceptional customer experience.
  • Ability to work effectively with a variety of people under stressful situations.
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment and multitask.
  • Organized; flexible; collaborative.
  • Embalming skills a plus.