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Crematorium Operative

  • Employer: London Borough of Havering
  • Reference: 1376
  • Published: Wed 09/11/2022, 15:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 26/11/2022, 15:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: 28137
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Havering

Grade 4/5- £24684-£31590pa- (subject to qualification bar)

Bereavement services has a vacancy for a Crematorium Operative

To work as part of a team to carry out all operational aspects of the cremation and memorial provision from the arrival of the funeral at the crematorium to the disposal and commemoration of cremated remains in accordance with Council and Service policies, standards and procedures, legal requirements, professional codes of practice and quality standards.  This includes routine maintenance & improvement of the grounds and facilities, updating internal records and assisting the bereaved and funeral professionals.

You will help us to provide a high quality service to the bereaved and carry out over 3000 cremations each year.  You will have the good interpersonal skills and previous experience of helping people in a sensitive situation.  In addition to cremation duties, you will carry out chapel attendant duties and the burial of cremated remains. You will also liaise with all funeral professionals and members of the public in a sensitive and appropriate manner.

Please view Job Profile here

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Lee.Macey@havering.gov.uk 

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 25th November 2022 however interest in this job may be high and we therefore reserve the right to close the vacancy early.

You will be notified if your application has been successful.  Interview date to be confirmed.

Should you require any help or advice with your online application, please contact the Recruitment Helpdesk on 01708 432770

Additional Information

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  • Employer: London Borough of Havering
  • Reference: 1376
  • Published: Wed 09/11/2022, 15:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 26/11/2022, 15:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: 28137
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Havering