Funeral Director- Hardage Giddens Oaklawn Funeral Home

SCI/Dignity Memorial
Jacksonville, FL
Mar 24, 2017
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Job Description

Overview & Responsibilities:

We currently have a full time opening for a Funeral Director at Hardage-Giddens Oaklawn Funeral Home in Jacksonville, FL. This is the opportunity to be part of the Dignity Memorial® provider network and grow your career in the funeral, cremation and cemetery services business. For us, there is no greater responsibility than celebrating each life like no other and making a difference in the lives of people we serve.

This position interacts directly with client families during their time of need and is responsible for creating and maintaining a premier level of client family satisfaction. Our Funeral Directors are looking for more than a career - it's a calling. Here is the chance to make a real difference helping families during difficult times through compassion, understanding and providing the utmost in service. This is a great opportunity to develop your career, with training and advancement.

Requirements & Qualifications:
  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Must have the appropriate state funeral licensure or the ability to reciprocate license from another state
  • 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 with knowledge of MS Office Tools
  • Ability to manage a caseload while creating an exceptional customer experience
  • Excellent driving skills and record
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs or more

SCI Overview:

Who we are. What we do.

We're more than North America's largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.

We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one's life.

Benefits Options:
  • Health benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)
  • 401K Retirement Savings Plan with company match
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Funeral discounts, and more

SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate site at

Service Corporation International is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Company Description
Known as Dignity Memorial and Hardage Giddens Greenlawn Cemetery and Funeral Home, along with Hardage Giddens Funeral Homes in Jacksonville, SCI operates more than 2,000 funeral homes and cemeteries in 46 states, eight Canadian provinces, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, SCI leads North America in providing funeral, cremation and cemetery services to more than 270,000 families a year.

As the largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services in North America, we have the resources and infrastructure necessary to offer our employees a challenging career, continuous learning, competitive benefits and the ability to make a difference. We pride ourselves on our employees abilities and are dedicated to helping them grow professionally.

We strive to exceed the expectations of every family we serve and are also committed the communities where we live and work. We established a customer satisfaction survey with J.D. Power & Associates to gain further insight in to how we can best serve our families. More than 93 percent of customers rank their overall experience with our firms above average. We continually demonstrate our commitment to communities through sponsorship of a number of free outreach programs designed to keep families safe, honor those who serve and comfort those who grieve.

Discover unlimited possibilities and contact us today. We will make you rethink everything you ever thought about funeral and cemetery service positions.


Jacksonville, FL


Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:17:43 PDT