Nov 23, 2022

Transportation Assistant

  • Catholic Funeral and Cemetery Services
  • 6509 Fruitridge Road, Sacramento, CA, USA
  • $16.00 hourly
Full time Drivers Transportation

Job Description


CEMETARY: St. Mary’s Funeral Center    

POSITION STATUS: F/T                          

POSITION:    Transportation Assistant   

SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm, with ½ hour lunch Some evening and weekend work may be required

CATEGORY: Non-Exempt                                            



SUPERVISOR:   Care Center Supervisor, Funeral Services Technician and Director of Funeral Services or other manager as assigned


  1. Comply with professional dress code and wear personal protective equipment while in prep room.
  2. Exhibit exceptional customer service skills
  3. Answer phones and doors with welcoming professionalism
  4. Deliver and pick up Death Certificate orders from local Health Department
  5. Maintain cleanliness of vehicles and maintenance repairs such as oil changes
  6. Removals from hospitals, private residences, coroner’s office, convalescent homes, etc.
  7. Assist on funeral services as the # 2 person
  8. Assist with flower hauls for services
  9. Assist with evening services
  10. Deliver cases to and from place of funeral service
  11. Other duties as assigned




Education:  High school diploma or equivalent. Must hold a valid California Driver’s License


Ability:  Must be able to lift at least 100lbs.


Skills / Knowledge:  Proficient in Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook); excellent phone skills; good organizational skills; ability to maintain strict confidentiality; professional temperament and appearance; ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form using correct spelling, grammar and punctuation; ability to work and relate to a variety of personalities and cultures with diplomacy, friendliness and poise.  Able to work in a team-oriented environment, handle multiple assignments consecutively and prioritize workload. 

Catholic in Good Standing Preferred