I was looking at the jobs on CraigsList and this one stood out:
Funeral Associate (Tacoma)
Reply to:HR@gaffneycares.com [Errors when replying to ads?]
Date: 2009-05-29, 10:48AM PDT
We are seeking several helpful, compassionate and dependable people to join our team. The ideal candidates are those who have strong customer service skills, and have some extra time during the week they would like to fill. This position is primarily responsible to provide assistance to our Licensed Funeral Directors during funeral, memorial or graveside ceremonies. This is a unique opportunity to become an important member of our team of professionals serving client families in a family owned funeral home environment while still enjoying the benefits of a part time schedule.
Please email a short letter describing why you think you would be the ideal candidate for this position, along with your current resume which shows how your skills are the right match for us. Candidates will be selected based on strength of your application, interview(s) and overall *WOW* factor. Please be aware if we receive an application missing some of the above mentioned items, your application will not be considered.
Duties include: preparing with Lead Funeral Director for the scheduled service, greeting of funeral guests, participating in the ceremony as directed, transportation of personnel and equipment, while maintaining optimum levels of customer relations and satisfaction.
Possession of a valid driver's license with an insurable driving record is required. This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. A Funeral Associate will also perform other reasonably-related job responsibilities as assigned by management as required.
This position is available right away. Compensation for this position will depend on experience. Please submit your resume and cover letter via email to HR@gaffneycares.com.