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Crematorium Technician/Chapel Attendant (Career Grade)

37 hours per week - £19,698 to £20,903 per annum

28 April 2021/Categories: Job Vacancies

Based at Carlisle crematorium you will become an integral member of our team.  The role is full time (Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm), also weekend and Bank Holiday work on a rota (1pm to 4.30pm)

Duties include:

  • The operation of cremators, cremulator and associated plant and equipment (full training given) and you will be expected to pass the Institute of Cemetery and Crematorium Management’s Cremator Technician’s Certificate of Proficiency within 12 months if not already obtained.
  • Responsibility for the efficient operation of the crematorium service chapel and associated duties alongside other team members including handling of floral tributes and liaising with Funeral Directors, Clergy and Funeral Celebrants.
  • Carry out cleaning duties within the crematorium building.
  • Be present at interments of cremated remains in the crematorium grounds.
  • Assist members of the public with general service-related enquiries in a sensitive and appropriate manner.
  • To be a key holder providing security for the crematorium building.

We offer an excellent benefits package with flexible working, a generous pension scheme and fabulous development opportunities.

If you would like to apply for this post please return your completed application form no later than 12 noon on Friday 14th May 2021 to [email protected]  quoting the vacancy ref V1965.

Interviews are anticipated to take place week commencing 7th June 2021.


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