Hostess - Part-time Highland Funeral Home - Scarborough Chapel

Highland Funeral Home - Scarborough Chapel, Scarborough

Arbor Memorial Inc., through its subsidiaries, is a significant player in the cemetery and funeral business from coast to coast with over 140 locations across Canada.

Our Highland Funeral Home Scarborough Chapel, located at 3280 Sheppard Ave East Scarborough Ontario is currently recruiting a part-time Hostess. 

This position reports to the manager and will be required to:
Reporting to the Funeral Home Manager or General Manager, the Hostess provides customer service to families while in the reception area.
We are looking to fill this position with a qualified, action-oriented and self-motivated individual who is capable of prioritizing and handling multiple demands simultaneously.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

• Set up food and beverages for the reception.
• Greets client families as they enter the funeral home.
• Provide guidance and assistance where required.
• Maintain and clean table while guests are seated in the reception area.
• Clean-up the reception area including but not limited to vacuuming, washing dishes and changing garbage’s.
• Provides assistance to funeral home staff in general maintenance and cleanliness of the entire funeral home.

Other duties may be assigned as required, in addition to the principal duties and responsibilities outlined above.  Management reserves the right to change schedules and hours of work with appropriate notice.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities required for this role:

• Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.
• Excellent knowledge of funeral home procedures and business practices including Everyday Excellence and Funeral Home Procedures Manuals.
• Demonstrates active community involvement and establishes a positive profile of the funeral home within the community.
• Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Self-motivated with the ability to work effectively independently or as part of a team.

For more information about careers with Arbor Memorial Inc., please visit our career section at

If you are interested in applying for this position please email your resume and cover letter to:
Chris Leeder
Funeral Home Manager

Please quote “Hostess” in the subject line.

We appreciate your interest, and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Completion of satisfactory business references, background checks (credit, criminal), employment testing and proof of education are essential conditions of employment

Arbor Memorial Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible work environment.  If you are contacted for an interview and/or testing and require accommodation, please contact the Human Resources Department.    Any information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially

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