Sterling & Smith Funeral Directors, Inc. in Fresno, California has an immediate opening for an Embalmer or Embalmer/Funeral Director. We are a family owned group that operates funeral homes in Dinuba, Fresno and Tulare and Kerman, California. The company is looking for an experienced embalmer interested in a long term opportunity with the potential to join the ownership group.

Our Preparation Center provides services for four funeral home locations within forty-five miles of Fresno. We are looking for an individual who believes in performing at a high level at all times! This can be a challenging environment and requires a person that can fit in with a diverse team as well as into the community.


  • Embalm cases
  • Final preparation and cosmetics
  • Provide training to staff on prepping people for ID viewings
  • Going on first calls / performing removals
  • Working with families
  • Helping conduct funerals and memorial services (as required)
  • Making Funeral / Cremation Arrangements
  • Operating the Crematory as needed (training will be provided)


  • Salary to be determined by need and experience
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance plan
  • 401K Retirement Savings Plan with company match
  • Continuing education license renewal allowance
  • Position is available immediately


  • Valid Embalmer license and credentials
  • References from previous employer(s)
  • Valid state issued driver’s license in good standing and acceptable driving record
  • Demonstrated willingness to participate in growing market share through community involvement
  • Willingness to learn and grow

For additional information please contact Ronald E. Smith, Ed.D at 559-213-6172.

Sterling & Smith Funeral Directors, Inc.
1103 E. Street * Fresno, CA 93706