Employment Opportunities

October 11, 2019

Funeral Director and Embalmer Employment Opportunity

Funeral Director and Embalmer 

W.J. Caul Funeral Home Limited

We are a locally owned and operated funeral home and crematorium with locations in St. John’s and Torbay, NL. We are currently seeking a hard working, dedicated and versatile individual familiar with all aspects of the funeral industry.

This individual should have:

  • A valid Funeral Director’s and Embalmer’s License

  • A minimum of 2 years licensed work experience

  • A valid provincial driver’s license

  • Experience interacting with the public in a professional capacity

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • The ability to maintain confidentiality

  • The ability to work as a member of a team

  • The ability to balance professional service with demanding workloads

  • Strong embalming skills

  • The ability to lift and complete work that can be physically demanding

  • Strong office, computer and organizational skills

  • The ability to multitask, prioritize and problem solve

  • The ability to maintain a professional and conservative appearance and attitude appropriate to the position

  • Flexibility in techniques and training combined with being open and responsive to directions and suggestions

  • The ability to work shift work with varying hours and on call schedule

  • A natural attention to detail


Pension and health benefits offered, salary to be discussed. At present, we are recruiting for a full-time position.

To apply, please send resume to info@cauls.ca – no phone calls please.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

October 16, 2018

Employment Opportunity

Carnell’s Funeral Home Limited

Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer

or Licensed Funeral Director


Carnell ’s is a 400+ call Funeral Home and in additions to the noted responsibilities below provides trade cremations and embalming and has the Provincial Government Contract for the Medical Examiner removals/transfers and the Medical School Contract for their Anatomical Gift Program.


Our successful Licensed Funeral Director & Embalmer (or Licensed Funeral Director ) must have:

1. Basic Skills

  • NL Funeral Director’s License or Funeral Director and Embalmer’s License with a minimum of 2 years work experience

  • A valid driver’s license will be needed


2. Soft Skills:

  • Will be able to multitask, prioritize, solve problems, and be a team player

  • Must balance professional service with the demanding workloads

  • Must maintain a professional appearance and attitude

  • Have higher than average office, computer and organizational skills with attention to detail

3. Skills:

  • Meeting families for Pre-planning/Pre-funding purposes with the ability to maintain confidentiality

  • Funeral Planning and Coordination for At Need families with professional experience interacting with the general public

  • Set up and clean the Reposing Room / Chapel / Receptions for At Need families

  • Conduct Funeral services at Chapel and Churches and conduct Committal Services  

  • The ability to work a shift work schedule which includes weekends /nights and be on call

  • The job requires physically challenging work that includes standing long periods of time, lifting, etc

  • Embalming skills Preparing Remains: Embalming for Traditional and  Short –Term Viewing is an asset

  • Cremation skills are an asset but not necessary but must be willing to learn


Corporate Benefits:


There is Group Insurance (Life, ADD, STL, LTL, Health, Vision and Dental) after a 6-month probationary period, with a Corporate Pension Plan available after 2 years of service.

Salary will depend on years of service and will be discussed only with those candidates selected for an interview.

Interested candidates please forward your cover letter, resume and three (3) references in confidence to  gscarnell@carnells.com

Please, no phone calls.  Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

March 15, 2018

Funeral Director/Embalmer Job Opportunity

Licensed or Apprentice

Funeral Director/Embalmer Wanted

Corner Brook, NL


Full time Funeral Director & Embalmer – Corner Brook, NL. Fillatre Funeral Homes Ltd. is seeking a highly motivated, compassionate funeral service professional who believes it is an honour and privilege to serve families. We are an independently owned family funeral home, currently in our 64th year of business. The successful candidate must have an excellent work ethic, self motivated and have a genuine passion for their chosen profession, ability to lift, must be able to manage time effectively and meet deadlines. Driver’s abstract, code of conduct and references required. We offer competitive wages, clothing allowance, excellent benefits plan, retirement savings plan and schedule, vacation, sick time, educational upgrades and career advancements. To learn more about this opportunity please email your resume to laura@fillatres.nf.net

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